Lurbe-Saint-Christau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lurbe-Saint-Christau: highlights and tourist information

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Lurbe-Saint-Christau is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 28 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Lurbe-Saint-Christau is 678 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 9 km and Laruns at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lurbe-Saint-Christau, 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 Lurbe-Saint-Christau 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 Lurbe-Saint-Christau

Markets in and near Lurbe-Saint-Christau

  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (8km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (10km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (14km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (16km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (21km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Monein: market Monday (23km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (28km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)

More information about Lurbe-Saint-Christau, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Lurbe-Saint-Christau, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée d'Aspe (18km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (21km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (22km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (22km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (24km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (25km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (25km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (27km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (29km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (29km)
  • Cirque du Litor (31km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (34km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (41km)
  • Cirque du Lys (45km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (47km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lurbe-Saint-Christau

Canton: Oloron-Sainte-Marie-Est

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64660

Distance to Lurbe-Saint-Christau

from Pau (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 678 km

from Calais: 891 km

from Nice: 639 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 887 km

Getting here

Lurbe-Saint-Christau 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 Lurbe-Saint-Christau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agnos, Asasp-Arros, Escot, Eysus, Gurmencon and Issor.

This page in French: Visiter Lurbe-Saint-Christau