Hondarribia tourism and travel guide

Photo of Hondarribia in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Hondarribia: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Hondarribia is just across the border in Spain but we included it because its a very nice historic town!

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Hondarribia. For detailed visitor information see the Hondarribia travel guide.

Hondarribia is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 115 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Hondarribia is 689 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ciboure at 10 km and Saint-Jean-de-Luz at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hondarribia, 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 Hondarribia in .

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 Hondarribia

Markets in and near Hondarribia

  • Hendaye: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (1km)
  • Urrugne: market Thursday (7km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (10km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (18km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (27km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (30km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)

More information about Hondarribia, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Hondarribia, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (42km)
  • Marais d'Orx (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Hondarribia

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region:

Postcode: na

Distance to Hondarribia

from Pau (prefecture): 115 km

from Paris: 689 km

from Calais: 887 km

from Nice: 731 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 937 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biriatou and Hendaye.

This page in French: Visiter Hondarribia