Gabaston tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gabaston: highlights and tourist information

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Gabaston is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 14 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Gabaston is 642 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 14 km and Maubourguet at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gabaston, 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 Gabaston 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 Gabaston

Markets in and near Gabaston

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (15km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (26km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (29km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (30km)
  • Monein: market Monday (30km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (32km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Gabaston, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Gabaston, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (21km)
  • Jardin Massey (27km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (29km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (44km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (45km)
  • Cirque du Litor (45km)
  • Grottes de Médous (46km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gabaston

Canton: Morlaàs

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64160

Distance to Gabaston

from Pau (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 642 km

from Calais: 858 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 167 km

from Strasbourg: 845 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abere, Andoins, Anoye, Arrien, Barinque, Espechede, Gerderest, Higueres-Souye, Lespourcy, Maucor, Ouillon, Riupeyrous, Saint-Jammes, Saint-Laurent-Bretagne, Sedzere and Urost.

This page in French: Visiter Gabaston