La Bastide-Clairence tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region

La Bastide-Clairence is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Important note

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

Tourist classifications for La Bastide-Clairence include "most beautiful village".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Itxassou at 16 km and Espelette at 18 km.

La Bastide-Clairence, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction west-south-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-south-west)

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

See Itxassou guide


at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Espelette guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bayonne guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bayonne cathedral guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Palais guide


Seaside resort at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast...

See Anglet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 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 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west)

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine to make Biarritz a...

See Biarritz guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 26 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 26 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 27 km (direction east)

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide

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Markets in and near La Bastide-Clairence

  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (17km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (21km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (22km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse: market Friday (26km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near La Bastide-Clairence, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (14km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (22km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

La Bastide-Clairence is in the south-west of France at 73 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: La Bastide-Clairence is 664 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Bastide-Clairence

Canton: Bastide-Clairence

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64240

Distance to La Bastide-Clairence

from Pau (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 166 km

from Strasbourg: 900 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 La Bastide-Clairence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayherre, Bardos and Hasparren.

This page in French: Visiter La Bastide-Clairence