Cuqueron tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cuqueron: highlights and tourist information

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Cuqueron is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 15 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Cuqueron is 655 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 14 km and Pau at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cuqueron, 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 Cuqueron 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 Cuqueron

Markets in and near Cuqueron

  • Monein: market Monday (2km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (15km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (15km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (17km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (26km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Cuqueron, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Cuqueron, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (22km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (38km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (39km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (41km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (42km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (42km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (42km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (44km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (44km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (44km)
  • Cirque du Litor (46km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (46km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pau (15km)
  • Hagetmau (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cuqueron

Canton: Monein

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64360

Distance to Cuqueron

from Pau (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 655 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 632 km

from Bordeaux: 169 km

from Strasbourg: 868 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abos, Arbus, Aubertin, Aussevielle, Denguin, Lacommande, Lahourcade, Monein, Nogueres, Parbayse, Pardies, Siros and Tarsacq.

This page in French: Visiter Cuqueron