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Gabat tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Palais at 4 km from Gabat

Visit Gabat: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Palais at 4 km and Sauveterre church of Saint-André at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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 Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Saint-Palais

Saint-Palais

at 4 km (direction south)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in...

See Saint-Palais guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide
Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Sauveterre-de-Bearn

at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church...

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide
Salies-de-Bearn

Salies-de-Bearn

at 14 km (direction north-east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore,...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
 
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Laas

Laas

at 15 km (direction east)

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

See Laas guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

See La Bastide-Clairence guide
Navarrenx

Navarrenx

at 23 km (direction east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in...

See Navarrenx guide
Orthez

Orthez

at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of...

See Orthez guide
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

at 28 km (direction south-west)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on...

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide
Cambo-les-Bains

Cambo-les-Bains

at 29 km (direction west)

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide
Itxassou

Itxassou

at 30 km (direction west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages...

See Itxassou guide
Espelette

Espelette

at 33 km (direction west)

Home of red hot chillies, Espelette is a very traditional basque village...

See Espelette guide
Dax

Dax

at 38 km (direction west), in the Landes department

Established as a spa since Roman times, Dax is a pleasant...

See Dax guide
Bayonne

Bayonne

at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial...

See Bayonne guide

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

Map of places to visit near Gabat

 
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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

What to do at Gabat? 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)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (43km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (45km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (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)

 
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Geography and distances

Gabat is in the south-west of France at 55 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Gabat is 663 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gabat

Canton: Saint-Palais

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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

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

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