Hosta tourism and travel guide

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Visit Hosta: highlights and tourist information

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Hosta is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 60 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Hosta is 687 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 12 km and Sauveterre-de-Bearn at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hosta, 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 Hosta 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 Hosta

Markets in and near Hosta

  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (12km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (19km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (19km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (29km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (34km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (37km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (38km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (40km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Hosta, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Hosta, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Iraty (17km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (22km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (27km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (27km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (28km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (29km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (29km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (30km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Hosta

Canton: Iholdy

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64120

Distance to Hosta

from Pau (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 687 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 677 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 911 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ainhice-Mongelos, Behorleguy, Bunus, Gamarthe, Ibarrolle, Lecumberry, Mendive and Saint-Just-Ibarre.

This page in French: Visiter Hosta