Bielle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bielle: highlights and tourist information

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Bielle is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 28 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Bielle is 680 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laruns at 8 km and Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bielle, 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 Bielle in .

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


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Map of places to visit near Bielle

Markets in and near Bielle

  • Castet: market Thursday (2km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (15km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (21km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (25km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (27km)
  • Monein: market Monday (32km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (32km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (35km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)

More information about Bielle, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bielle, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bielle.

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (53km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (44km)
  • Jardin Massey (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée d'Ossau (8km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (12km)
  • Cirque du Litor (16km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (18km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (20km)
  • Cirque du Lys (30km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (32km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (32km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (32km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (33km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (33km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (35km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (35km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (40km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (40km)
  • Brèche de Roland (52km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (53km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (54km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (16km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bielle

Canton: Laruns

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64260

Distance to Bielle

from Pau (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 680 km

from Calais: 895 km

from Nice: 626 km

from Bordeaux: 198 km

from Strasbourg: 882 km

Getting here

Bielle 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 Bielle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arudy, Aste-Beon, Bilheres, Castet, Gere-Belesten, Izeste, Louvie-Juzon and Sainte-Colome.

This page in French: Visiter Bielle