Carrere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carrere: highlights and tourist information

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Carrere is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 21 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Carrere is 631 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 21 km and Maubourguet at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carrere, 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 Carrere 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 Carrere

Markets in and near Carrere

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (22km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (25km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (25km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (27km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Monein: market Monday (30km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (30km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (32km)

More information about Carrere, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Carrere, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (7km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (13km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (36km)
  • Jardin Massey (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carrere

Canton: Thèze

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64160

Distance to Carrere

from Pau (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 631 km

from Calais: 846 km

from Nice: 608 km

from Bordeaux: 152 km

from Strasbourg: 839 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argelos, Astis, Auriac, Burosse-Mendousse, Claracq, Garlede-Mondebat, Lalonquette, Lannecaube, Lasclaveries, Miossens-Lanusse, Mouhous, Pouliacq, Ribarrouy, Sevignacq, Taron-Sadirac-Viellenave and Theze.

This page in French: Visiter Carrere