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Besingrand tourism and travel guide

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Visit Besingrand: highlights and tourist information

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Besingrand is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Besingrand is 650 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Navarrenx at 16 km and Pau at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Besingrand, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Besingrand in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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Map of places to visit near Besingrand


Markets in and near Besingrand

  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (3km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Monein: market Monday (6km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (11km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (18km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (21km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (28km)

More information about Besingrand, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Besingrand, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (21km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (21km)
  • Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (43km)
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (43km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (19km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (43km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (45km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (47km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (47km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (48km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (49km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (49km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (49km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (50km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pau (18km)
  • Hagetmau (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Besingrand

Canton: Lagor

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64150

Distance to Besingrand

from Pau (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 650 km

from Calais: 862 km

from Nice: 633 km

from Bordeaux: 163 km

from Strasbourg: 865 km

Getting here

Besingrand is in the south-west of France. 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 Besingrand from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abidos, Abos, Arbus, Artix, Casteide-Cami, Cescau, Denguin, Labastide-Cezeracq, Labastide-Monrejeau, Lacq, Lahourcade, Monein, Mourenx, Nogueres, Os-Marsillon, Parbayse, Pardies, Serres-Sainte-Marie and Tarsacq.

This page in French: Visiter Besingrand

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