Issor tourism and travel guide

Photo of Issor in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Sarrance at 7 km from Issor

Visit Issor: highlights and tourist information

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Issor is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Issor in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sarrance at 7 km and Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 10 km.

Issor, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction south-east), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

See Sarrance guide
Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 10 km (direction north-north-east)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

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Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the 12th century...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 19 km (direction south)

The village of Lescun is close to the Cirque de Lescun and other scenic...

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at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery that attracts...

See Laruns guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

See Navarrenx guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of the Col...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide
Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

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at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

See Gourette guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 32 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

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at 33 km (direction north-east)

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

See Laas guide


at 39 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in the historic Navarre region...

See Saint-Palais guide

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Markets in and near Issor

  • Aramits: market Sunday (6km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (11km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (13km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (16km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (20km)
  • Monein: market Monday (25km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (32km)

More information about Issor, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Issor, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (17km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (17km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (18km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (19km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (20km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (20km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (24km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (24km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (30km)
  • Cirque du Litor (34km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (36km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (38km)
  • Cirque du Lys (48km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (49km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (32km)

Geography and distances

Issor is in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Issor is 681 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Issor

Canton: Aramits

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64570

Distance to Issor

from Pau (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 681 km

from Calais: 893 km

from Nice: 644 km

from Bordeaux: 193 km

from Strasbourg: 891 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ance, Aramits, Arette, Asasp-Arros, Escot, Eysus, Lurbe-Saint-Christau and Sarrance.

This page in French: Visiter Issor