Lahontan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lahontan: highlights and tourist information

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Lahontan is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 55 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Lahontan is 645 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salies-de-Bearn at 8 km and Sauveterre-de-Bearn at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lahontan, 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 Lahontan 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 Lahontan

Markets in and near Lahontan

  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (8km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (20km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (27km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Lahontan, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Lahontan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (21km)
  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (35km)
  • Courant de Huchet (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lahontan

Canton: Salies-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64270

Distance to Lahontan

from Pau (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 645 km

from Calais: 852 km

from Nice: 663 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 876 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellocq, Carresse-Cassaber, Habas, Labatut, Leren, Puyoo, Ramous, Saint-Cricq-du-Gave and Saint-Pe-de-Leren.

This page in French: Visiter Lahontan