Cardesse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cardesse: highlights and tourist information

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Cardesse is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Cardesse is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 8 km and Navarrenx at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cardesse, 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 Cardesse 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 Cardesse

Markets in and near Cardesse

  • Monein: market Monday (7km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (8km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (18km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (19km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (23km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Cardesse, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Cardesse, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée d'Ossau (34km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (35km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (35km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (35km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (37km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (37km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (38km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (38km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (38km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (39km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (39km)
  • Cirque du Litor (42km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (50km)
  • Cirque du Lys (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pau (18km)
  • Hagetmau (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cardesse

Canton: Oloron-Sainte-Marie-Est

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64360

Distance to Cardesse

from Pau (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 874 km

from Nice: 636 km

from Bordeaux: 175 km

from Strasbourg: 874 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Estialescq, Estos, Ledeuix, Lucq-de-Bearn, Moumour, Poey-d'Oloron and Verdets.

This page in French: Visiter Cardesse