Bordes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bordes: highlights and tourist information

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Bordes is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 10 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Bordes is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 10 km and Lourdes at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bordes, 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 Bordes 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 Bordes

Markets in and near Bordes

  • Gan: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (10km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (22km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Monein: market Monday (26km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (28km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (29km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (32km)

More information about Bordes, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bordes, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (27km)
  • Jardin Massey (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (17km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (29km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (30km)
  • Cirque du Litor (31km)
  • Cirque du Lys (40km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (41km)
  • Grottes de Médous (42km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (44km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (50km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (51km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (51km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (12km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bordes

Canton: Nay-Est

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64510

Distance to Bordes

from Pau (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 657 km

from Calais: 873 km

from Nice: 611 km

from Bordeaux: 180 km

from Strasbourg: 859 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aressy, Artigueloutan, Assat, Baliros, Baudreix, Benejacq, Beuste, Bizanos, Boeil-Bezing, Borderes, Bourdettes, Lagos, Lee, Mazeres-Lezons, Meillon, Mirepeix, Narcastet, Nousty, Ousse, Pardies-Pietat, Rontignon, Saint-Abit and Uzos.

This page in French: Visiter Bordes