Brassempouy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brassempouy: highlights and tourist information

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Brassempouy is situated in the Landes department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Brassempouy is 626 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orthez at 17 km and Salies-de-Bearn at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brassempouy, 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 Brassempouy 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 Brassempouy

Markets in and near Brassempouy

  • Amou: market Sunday (6km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (9km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (20km)
  • Tartas: market Saturday (24km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (26km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (28km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)

More information about Brassempouy, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Brassempouy, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (17km)
  • Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (29km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brassempouy

Canton: Amou

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40330

Distance to Brassempouy

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 626 km

from Calais: 836 km

from Nice: 640 km

from Bordeaux: 134 km

from Strasbourg: 852 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amou, Argelos, Bergouey, Castaignos-Souslens, Caupenne, Cazalis, Gaujacq, Momuy, Nassiet, Saint-Cricq-Chalosse and Serreslous-et-Arribans.

This page in French: Visiter Brassempouy