Escout tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escout: highlights and tourist information

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Escout is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 20 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Escout is 669 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 4 km and Pau at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escout, 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 Escout 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 Escout

Markets in and near Escout

  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (5km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Monein: market Monday (15km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (16km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (19km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (22km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (24km)

More information about Escout, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Escout, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée d'Ossau (25km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (26km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (29km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (30km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (30km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (31km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (32km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (33km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (33km)
  • Cirque du Litor (33km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (36km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (36km)
  • Cirque du Lys (46km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (48km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (50km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escout

Canton: Oloron-Sainte-Marie-Est

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64870

Distance to Escout

from Pau (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 669 km

from Calais: 882 km

from Nice: 634 km

from Bordeaux: 184 km

from Strasbourg: 878 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agnos, Bidos, Escou, Estialescq, Estos, Eysus, Goes, Gurmencon, Herrere, Ledeuix, Ogeu-les-Bains, Oloron-Sainte-Marie and Precilhon.

This page in French: Visiter Escout