Isturits tourism and travel guide

Photo of Isturits in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of La Bastide-Clairence at 8 km from Isturits

Visit Isturits: highlights and tourist information

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Isturits 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 Isturits in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Bastide-Clairence at 8 km and Saint-Palais at 14 km.

Isturits, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Palais guide


at 16 km (direction west)

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for its thermal waters and the...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 16 km (direction west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages here, Itxassou is very pleasant...

See Itxassou guide


at 20 km (direction west)

Home of red hot chillies, Espelette is a very traditional basque village in the...

See Espelette guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 22 km (direction east)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 22 km (direction east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide


at 22 km (direction south)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on one of the...

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

Betwen sea and mountains, the basque village of Ainhoa is listed among the most...

See Ainhoa guide
Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The church in Ainhoa is a traditional Basque church with rows of balconies around...

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at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

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at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial old town and...

See Bayonne guide


at 28 km (direction west)

Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is a small basque village with a popular leisure lake...

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide

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Markets in and near Isturits

  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (14km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (21km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (25km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (29km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Isturits, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Isturits, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (16km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (30km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (34km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (42km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (46km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (51km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (51km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (52km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (52km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Isturits is in the south-west of France at 68 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Isturits is 669 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Isturits

Canton: Bastide-Clairence

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64240

Distance to Isturits

from Pau (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 669 km

from Calais: 874 km

from Nice: 684 km

from Bordeaux: 171 km

from Strasbourg: 902 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 Isturits from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayherre, Bonloc, Meharin, Oregue, Saint-Esteben and Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue.

This page in French: Visiter Isturits