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Etchebar tourism and travel guide

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Visit Etchebar: highlights and tourist information

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Etchebar is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 49 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Etchebar is 689 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sarrance at 24 km and Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etchebar, 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 Etchebar in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Map of places to visit near Etchebar


Markets in and near Etchebar

  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (4km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (14km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (25km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (26km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (29km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (30km)
  • Monein: market Monday (37km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (39km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (40km)

More information about Etchebar, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Etchebar, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (51km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (55km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges d'Holzarté (9km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (11km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (11km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (12km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (12km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (14km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (18km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (28km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (40km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (43km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etchebar

Canton: Tardets-Sorholus

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64470

Distance to Etchebar

from Pau (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 689 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 663 km

from Bordeaux: 197 km

from Strasbourg: 906 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alos-Sibas-Abense, Camou-Cihigue, Haux, Laguinge-Restoue, Lichans-Sunhar, Licq-Atherey, Tardets-Sorholus and Trois-Villes.

This page in French: Visiter Etchebar

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