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Escaunets tourism and travel guide

Photo of Escaunets in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Maubourguet at 16 km from Escaunets

Visit Escaunets: highlights and tourist information

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Escaunets is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 16 km and Tarbes at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Escaunets, 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 Escaunets in Occitanie.

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

Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 16 km (direction north-east)

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments...

See Maubourguet guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 18 km (direction south-east)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place...

See Tarbes guide
Pau

Pau

at 24 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The large town of Pau is well known for...

See Pau guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 25 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the...

See Chateau de Pau guide
 
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Lourdes

Lourdes

at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which...

See Lourdes guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 41 km (direction south)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the...

See Saint-Savin guide
Aire-sur-l'Adour

Aire-sur-l'Adour

at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Landes department

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in south-east Landes...

See Aire-sur-l'Adour guide
Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Oloron-Sainte-Marie

at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Col d'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 46 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views...

See Col d'Aubisque guide
Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century...

See Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Gourette

Gourette

at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to...

See Gourette guide
Eaux-Bonnes

Eaux-Bonnes

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

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide
Laruns

Laruns

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

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain...

See Laruns guide

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Map of places to visit near Escaunets

 
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Markets in and near Escaunets

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (16km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (20km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (24km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (31km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (34km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (37km)

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Tourist attractions near Escaunets, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (31km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (29km)
  • Grottes de Médous (39km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (46km)
  • Cirque du Litor (47km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (48km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (49km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Tarbes (16km)
  • Pau (24km)
  • Hagetmau (54km)
  • Ordan-Larroque (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (29km)
 
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Geography and distances

Escaunets is in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Escaunets is 640 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Escaunets

Canton: Vic-en-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65500

Distance to Escaunets

from Tarbes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 640 km

from Calais: 858 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 170 km

from Strasbourg: 839 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Escaunets from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anoye, Baleix, Bedeille, Bentayou-Seree, Casteide-Doat, Eslourenties-Daban, Lamayou, Lespourcy, Lombia, Maure, Momy, Montaner, Oroix, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Pontiacq-Viellepinte, Saubole, Sedze-Maubecq, Seron, Tarasteix, Urost and Villenave-Pres-Bearn.

This page in French: Visiter Escaunets

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