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Helette tourism and travel guide

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Visit Helette: highlights and tourist information

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Helette is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 71 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Helette is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Itxassou at 13 km and La Bastide-Clairence at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Helette, 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 Helette in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Helette


Markets in and near Helette

  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (16km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (17km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (20km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (31km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (32km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Helette, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Helette, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (14km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (27km)
  • Marais d'Orx (35km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (37km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (42km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (48km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (48km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (49km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (49km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Helette

Canton: Iholdy

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64640

Distance to Helette

from Pau (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 881 km

from Nice: 688 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 909 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armendarits, Iholdy, Irissarry, Macaye, Mendionde, Saint-Esteben and Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue.

This page in French: Visiter Helette

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