Bournos tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bournos: highlights and tourist information

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Bournos is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 15 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Bournos is 638 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 15 km and Orthez at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bournos, 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 Bournos 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 Bournos

Markets in and near Bournos

  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (16km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (18km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Monein: market Monday (20km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (29km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (33km)

More information about Bournos, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bournos, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km)
  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (34km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (37km)
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (39km)
  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (55km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (3km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (5km)
  • Jardin Massey (44km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (41km)
  • Grottes de Médous (63km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bournos

Canton: Thèze

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64450

Distance to Bournos

from Pau (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 638 km

from Calais: 852 km

from Nice: 617 km

from Bordeaux: 156 km

from Strasbourg: 849 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argelos, Astis, Aubin, Auga, Auriac, Caubios-Loos, Doumy, Fichous-Riumayou, Lalonquette, Leme, Loncon, Momas, Navailles-Angos, Sauvagnon, Seby, Theze, Uzein and Viven.

This page in French: Visiter Bournos