Ciboure tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ciboure in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Ciboure: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Once home to Maurice Ravel, Ciboure is a smal port and resort just south of Saint-Jean-de-Luz

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Ciboure. For detailed visitor information see the Ciboure travel guide.

Ciboure is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 105 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Ciboure is 682 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Rhune at 9 km and Hendaye at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ciboure, 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 Ciboure in .

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Map of places to visit near Ciboure

Markets in and near Ciboure

Market days in Ciboure: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Ciboure: market Sunday (0km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (1km)
  • Urrugne: market Thursday (4km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (9km)
  • Hendaye: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (17km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (21km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)

More information about Ciboure, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ciboure, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (22km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (33km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ciboure

Canton: Hendaye

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64500

Distance to Ciboure

from Pau (prefecture): 105 km

from Paris: 682 km

from Calais: 882 km

from Nice: 721 km

from Bordeaux: 183 km

from Strasbourg: 928 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ascain, Guethary, Saint Jean de Luz and Urrugne.

This page in French: Visiter Ciboure