Behasque-Lapiste tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Palais at 2 km from Behasque-Lapiste

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Behasque-Lapiste is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Behasque-Lapiste in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Palais at 2 km and Sauveterre church of Saint-André at 10 km.

Behasque-Lapiste, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 2 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in the historic Navarre region...

See Saint-Palais guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 10 km (direction north-east)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide


at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

See Laas guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide


at 20 km (direction east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

See Navarrenx guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 25 km (direction south-west)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on one of the...

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide


at 27 km (direction north-east)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide


at 32 km (direction west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages here, Itxassou is very pleasant...

See Itxassou guide


at 32 km (direction west)

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for its thermal waters and the...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 35 km (direction west)

Home of red hot chillies, Espelette is a very traditional basque village in the...

See Espelette guide
Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

See Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide

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Map of places to visit near Behasque-Lapiste


Markets in and near Behasque-Lapiste

  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (2km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (17km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (25km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (26km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (32km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Behasque-Lapiste, France

What to do at Behasque-Lapiste? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Behasque-Lapiste.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (32km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges d'Holzarté (36km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (37km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (40km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (40km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (40km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (40km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (41km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (42km)
  • Marais d'Orx (43km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Behasque-Lapiste is in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Behasque-Lapiste is 667 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Behasque-Lapiste

Canton: Saint-Palais

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64120

Distance to Behasque-Lapiste

from Pau (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 667 km

from Calais: 875 km

from Nice: 669 km

from Bordeaux: 172 km

from Strasbourg: 894 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Biarritz airport (Bordeaux is another option). Allow at least 8 hours for the drive from the cross-channel ferries. For driving distances to Behasque-Lapiste from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amendeuix-Oneix, Arberats-Sillegue, Arbouet-Sussaute, Beyrie-sur-Joyeuse, Domezain-Berraute, Gabat, Garris, Larribar-Sorhapuru, Lohitzun-Oyhercq, Luxe-Sumberraute, Orsanco, Osserain-Rivareyte, Saint-Palais and Uhart-Mixe.

This page in French: Visiter Behasque-Lapiste