Gabat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gabat: highlights and tourist information

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Gabat is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 55 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Gabat is 663 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Bearn at 9 km and Salies-de-Bearn at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gabat, 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 Gabat 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 Gabat

Markets in and near Gabat

  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (5km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (14km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (28km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (32km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (34km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Gabat, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Gabat, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (29km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (38km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (41km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (42km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (42km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (43km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (45km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (45km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (46km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (46km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gabat

Canton: Saint-Palais

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64120

Distance to Gabat

from Pau (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 663 km

from Calais: 870 km

from Nice: 670 km

from Bordeaux: 167 km

from Strasbourg: 892 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abitain, Amendeuix-Oneix, Arberats-Sillegue, Arbouet-Sussaute, Arraute-Charritte, Athos-Aspis, Beguios, Behasque-Lapiste, Domezain-Berraute, Garris, Ilharre, Labets-Biscay, Luxe-Sumberraute, Masparraute and Saint-Palais.

This page in French: Visiter Gabat