Espechede tourism and travel guide

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Visit Espechede: highlights and tourist information

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Espechede 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: Espechede is 646 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 15 km and Tarbes at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Espechede, 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 Espechede 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 Espechede

Markets in and near Espechede

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (15km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (22km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (29km)
  • Monein: market Monday (32km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (32km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (33km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)

More information about Espechede, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Espechede, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (22km)
  • Jardin Massey (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (25km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (24km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (40km)
  • Cirque du Litor (41km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (42km)
  • Grottes de Médous (42km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (53km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (22km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Espechede

Canton: Morlaàs

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64160

Distance to Espechede

from Pau (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 646 km

from Calais: 862 km

from Nice: 603 km

from Bordeaux: 172 km

from Strasbourg: 847 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andoins, Arrien, Artigueloutan, Eslourenties-Daban, Gabaston, Lespourcy, Limendous, Lombia, Lourenties, Nousty, Ouillon, Saint-Jammes, Saubole, Sedze-Maubecq, Sedzere, Sendets, Soumoulou and Urost.

This page in French: Visiter Espechede