Escures tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escures: highlights and tourist information

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Escures is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 27 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Escures is 629 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 13 km and Pau at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escures, 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 Escures 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 Escures

Markets in and near Escures

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (21km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (21km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (24km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (27km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (37km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Escures, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Escures, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (20km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (26km)
  • Jardin Massey (30km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escures

Canton: Lembeye

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64350

Distance to Escures

from Pau (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 629 km

from Calais: 845 km

from Nice: 596 km

from Bordeaux: 157 km

from Strasbourg: 832 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arricau-Bordes, Betracq, Corbere-Aberes, Gayon, Lalongue, Lasserre, Lembeye, Lespielle, Monassut-Audiracq, Moncaup, Monpezat, Peyrelongue-Abos, Samsons-Lion, Semeacq-Blachon, Simacourbe, Vialer and Vidouze.

This page in French: Visiter Escures