Lourquen tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lourquen: highlights and tourist information

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Lourquen is situated in the Landes department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 29 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Lourquen is 619 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Lourquen

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

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)

 
 

Geography and distances

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

Lourquen is in the south-west of France. 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