Benesse-Maremne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Capbreton at 6 km from Benesse-Maremne

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Benesse-Maremne is situated in the Landes 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 Benesse-Maremne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Capbreton at 6 km and Hossegor at 6 km.

Benesse-Maremne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 6 km (direction west)

Capbreton is a popular resort and beach that also has a traditional harbour and...

See Capbreton guide


Seaside resort at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

Soorts is one of the smaller beach resorts along the extensive Atlantic coast in...

See Hossegor guide


at 18 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial old town and...

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Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 19 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

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Seaside resort at 21 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast...

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Seaside resort at 23 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine to make Biarritz a...

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Seaside resort at 24 km (direction south-west)

Moliets is one of the more recently established resorts on the Atlantic coast, very...

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La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

Established as a spa since Roman times, Dax is a pleasant if quiet town...

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at 31 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Espelette guide


at 34 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Itxassou guide


at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is a small basque village with a popular leisure lake...

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Seaside resort at 37 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

A long established beach resort, Saint-Jean-de-Luz also has a lively and popular town centre...

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz guide

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Map of places to visit near Benesse-Maremne


Markets in and near Benesse-Maremne

  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse: market Friday (6km)
  • Capbreton: market every day except Monday (6km)
  • Hossegor: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Seignosse: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (12km)
  • Soustons: market Monday & Thursday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Messanges: market Wednesday (20km)

More information about Benesse-Maremne, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Benesse-Maremne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (26km)
  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (5km)
  • Courant de Huchet (28km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Benesse-Maremne is in the south-west of France at 75 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Benesse-Maremne is 647 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Benesse-Maremne

Canton: Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40230

Distance to Benesse-Maremne

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 647 km

from Calais: 848 km

from Nice: 694 km

from Bordeaux: 148 km

from Strasbourg: 891 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the region's airports at Bordeaux or Biarritz. The drive down the west coast from Saint Malo ferry port requires about 8 hours. For driving distances to Benesse-Maremne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angresse, Capbreton, Hossegor, Labenne, Orx, Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse, Saubion and Saubrigues.

This page in French: Visiter Benesse-Maremne