Lahourcade tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lahourcade in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Navarrenx at 12 km from Lahourcade

Visit Lahourcade: highlights and tourist information

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Lahourcade 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 Lahourcade in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Navarrenx at 12 km and Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 18 km.

Lahourcade, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Navarrenx guide


at 18 km (direction south)

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

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

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 19 km (direction south)

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

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

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 19 km (direction south)

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

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


at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Laas guide


at 19 km (direction north-west)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Pau guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pau guide


at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide


at 34 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Palais guide


at 34 km (direction south), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

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

See Sarrance guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Laruns guide

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Map of places to visit near Lahourcade


Markets in and near Lahourcade

  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Monein: market Monday (5km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (12km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (19km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (21km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Lahourcade, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (17km)
  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (19km)
  • Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km)
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (24km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (44km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (44km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (45km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (45km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (46km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (46km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (46km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (46km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (48km)
  • Cirque du Litor (52km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pau (21km)
  • Hagetmau (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (38km)

Geography and distances

Lahourcade is in the south-west of France at 21 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Lahourcade is 653 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lahourcade

Canton: Monein

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64150

Distance to Lahourcade

from Pau (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 653 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 637 km

from Bordeaux: 165 km

from Strasbourg: 869 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 Lahourcade from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abidos, Abos, Artix, Besingrand, Cuqueron, Lagor, Monein, Mourenx, Nogueres, Os-Marsillon, Pardies and Viellesegure.

This page in French: Visiter Lahourcade