Castets tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Moliets at 17 km from Castets

Visit Castets: highlights and tourist information

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Castets is situated in the Landes department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Castets in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moliets at 17 km and Dax at 21 km.

Castets, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



Seaside resort at 17 km (direction west)

Moliets is one of the more recently established resorts on the Atlantic coast, very...

See Moliets guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

Established as a spa since Roman times, Dax is a pleasant if quiet town...

See Dax guide


Seaside resort at 34 km (direction south-west)

Soorts is one of the smaller beach resorts along the extensive Atlantic coast in...

See Hossegor guide


Seaside resort at 35 km (direction south-west)

Capbreton is a popular resort and beach that also has a traditional harbour and...

See Capbreton guide
La Promenade Fleurie near Mimizan

La Promenade Fleurie near Mimizan

Garden at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Gironde department

The Promenade Fleurie on the Etang d'Aureilhan near to Mimizan is a lakeside walk...

See La Promenade Fleurie near Mimizan guide


Seaside resort at 36 km (direction north-north-west)

The resort at Mimizan Plage is a popular destination with several kilometres of sandy...

See Mimizan guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide


at 51 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial old town and...

See Bayonne guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

See Bayonne cathedral guide


at 53 km (direction south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide


Seaside resort at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast...

See Anglet guide


Seaside resort at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine to make Biarritz a...

See Biarritz guide

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Map of places to visit near Castets


Markets in and near Castets

  • Leon: market every day (13km)
  • Moliets-et-Maa: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Lit-et-Mixe: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Messanges: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Soustons: market Monday & Thursday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (23km)
  • Morcenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Tartas: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Castets, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Castets, France

What to do at Castets? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Castets.

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (21km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Courant de Huchet (16km)
  • Courant de Contis (27km)
  • Marais d'Orx (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Castets is in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Castets is 614 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Castets

Canton: Castets

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40260

Distance to Castets

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 614 km

from Calais: 817 km

from Nice: 675 km

from Bordeaux: 115 km

from Strasbourg: 860 km

Getting here

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

We have found no other towns and villages within

This page in French: Visiter Castets