Irissarry tourism and travel guide

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Visit Irissarry: highlights and tourist information

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Irissarry is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 70 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Irissarry is 681 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 10 km and Itxassou at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Irissarry, 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 Irissarry 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 Irissarry

Markets in and near Irissarry

  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (10km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (18km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (34km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (34km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Irissarry, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Irissarry, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (23km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (31km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (38km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (38km)
  • Marais d'Orx (40km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (43km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (43km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (45km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (45km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Irissarry

Canton: Iholdy

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64780

Distance to Irissarry

from Pau (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 681 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 183 km

from Strasbourg: 912 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Irissarry): Armendarits, Helette, Iholdy, Osses and Suhescun.

This page in French: Visitez Irissarry