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Lourquen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lourquen in Landes

Photo is of Dax at 21 km from Lourquen

Visit Lourquen: highlights and tourist information

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Lourquen is situated in the Landes department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Dax at 21 km and Orthez at 27 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Lourquen, 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 Lourquen in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Dax

Dax

at 21 km (direction west)

Established as a spa since Roman times, Dax is a pleasant if...

See Dax guide
Orthez

Orthez

at 27 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the...

See Orthez guide
Mont-de-Marsan

Mont-de-Marsan

at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

Not usually thought of as a tourist destination, Mont-de-Marsan has some interesting...

See Mont-de-Marsan guide
Salies-de-Bearn

Salies-de-Bearn

at 31 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
 
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Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Sauveterre-de-Bearn

at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The view from the terrace in front of the church...

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

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide
Laas

Laas

at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Laas guide
Aire-sur-l'Adour

Aire-sur-l'Adour

at 42 km (direction east)

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in south-east...

See Aire-sur-l'Adour guide
Navarrenx

Navarrenx

at 45 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Navarrenx guide
Moliets

Moliets

Seaside resort at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

Moliets is one of the more recently established resorts on the Atlantic...

See Moliets guide
Saint-Palais

Saint-Palais

at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Saint-Palais guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide
Saint-Justin

Saint-Justin

at 53 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Justin is a peaceful bastide town in the Landes...

See Saint-Justin guide
Labastide d'Armagnac

Labastide d'Armagnac

at 55 km (direction east-north-east)

Labastide d'Armagnac is a 13th century bastide town that has retained many...

See Labastide d'Armagnac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Landes

Map of places to visit near Lourquen

 
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Markets in and near Lourquen

  • Tartas: market Saturday (12km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (16km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (18km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Mont-de-Marsan: market Tuesday all day & Saturday (29km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (31km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (33km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about Lourquen, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Lourquen, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (17km)
  • Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Courant de Huchet (48km)
  • Courant de Contis (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Lourquen is in the south-west of France at 29 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Lourquen is 619 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lourquen

Canton: Montfort-en-Chalosse

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40250

Distance to Lourquen

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 619 km

from Calais: 827 km

from Nice: 647 km

from Bordeaux: 124 km

from Strasbourg: 850 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the region's airports at Bordeaux or Biarritz. The drive down the west coast from Saint Malo ferry port requires about 8 hours. For driving distances to Lourquen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baigts, Caupenne, Gibret, Lahosse, Larbey, Laurede, Montfort-en-Chalosse, Mugron, Nerbis, Nousse, Onard, Poyanne and Saint-Geours-d'Auribat.

This page in French: Visiter Lourquen

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