Escos tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escos: highlights and tourist information

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Escos is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 53 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Escos is 654 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salies-de-Bearn at 7 km and Sauveterre-de-Bearn at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escos, 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 Escos 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 Escos

Markets in and near Escos

  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (6km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (14km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (26km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (29km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)

More information about Escos, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Escos, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (29km)
  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (36km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escos

Canton: Salies-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64270

Distance to Escos

from Pau (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 654 km

from Calais: 861 km

from Nice: 666 km

from Bordeaux: 158 km

from Strasbourg: 884 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abitain, Arancou, Athos-Aspis, Auterrive, Carresse-Cassaber, Castagnede, Labastide-Villefranche, Leren, Saint-Dos, Saint-Pe-de-Leren, Salies-de-Bearn and Sauveterre-de-Bearn.

This page in French: Visiter Escos