Eysus tourism and travel guide

Photo of Eysus in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 6 km from Eysus

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Eysus is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Eysus in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 6 km and Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 6 km.

Eysus, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 6 km (direction north-north-west)

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the 12th century...

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Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 6 km (direction north-north-west)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

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at 6 km (direction north-north-west)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

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at 10 km (direction south), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

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at 23 km (direction south-east)

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery that attracts...

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at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

The village of Lescun is close to the Cirque de Lescun and other scenic...

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at 24 km (direction north-west)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

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at 25 km (direction south-east)

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of the Col...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 25 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

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at 26 km (direction north-east)

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide
Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

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at 29 km (direction south-east)

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

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at 34 km (direction north-west)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

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at 40 km (direction north-west)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

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Markets in and near Eysus

  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (6km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (11km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (16km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Monein: market Monday (20km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (22km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (25km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)

More information about Eysus, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Eysus, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée d'Aspe (21km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (22km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (24km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (24km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (26km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (27km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (27km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (27km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (31km)
  • Cirque du Litor (32km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (33km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (43km)
  • Cirque du Lys (45km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (48km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (26km)

Geography and distances

Eysus is in the south-west of France at 26 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Eysus is 675 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Eysus

Canton: Oloron-Sainte-Marie-Est

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64400

Distance to Eysus

from Pau (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 888 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 189 km

from Strasbourg: 884 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agnos, Asasp-Arros, Bidos, Escou, Escout, Gurmencon, Herrere, Issor, Lurbe-Saint-Christau, Oloron-Sainte-Marie and Precilhon.

This page in French: Visiter Eysus