Gamarthe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gamarthe: highlights and tourist information

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Gamarthe is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 64 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Gamarthe is 684 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 8 km and Itxassou at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gamarthe, 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 Gamarthe 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 Gamarthe

Markets in and near Gamarthe

  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (8km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (17km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (25km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (27km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (34km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (35km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (35km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (42km)

More information about Gamarthe, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Gamarthe, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Iraty (23km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (25km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (28km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (34km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (34km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (35km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (35km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (37km)
  • Marais d'Orx (49km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gamarthe

Canton: Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64220

Distance to Gamarthe

from Pau (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 684 km

from Calais: 891 km

from Nice: 681 km

from Bordeaux: 187 km

from Strasbourg: 911 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan, Ainhice-Mongelos, Bunus, Bussunarits-Sarrasquette, Bustince-Iriberry, Hosta, Ibarrolle, Jaxu, Lacarre, Lantabat, Larceveau-Arros-Cibits, Ostabat-Asme, Saint-Jean-le-Vieux and Suhescun.

This page in French: Visiter Gamarthe