Macaye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Macaye: highlights and tourist information

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Macaye is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 77 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Macaye is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Itxassou at 7 km and Cambo-les-Bains at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Macaye, 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 Macaye 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 Macaye

Markets in and near Macaye

  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (7km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (20km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (23km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (25km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Macaye, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Macaye, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (7km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (27km)
  • Marais d'Orx (30km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (42km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (49km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (49km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (54km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (54km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (56km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (56km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Macaye

Canton: Hasparren

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64240

Distance to Macaye

from Pau (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 880 km

from Nice: 693 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 911 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonloc, Hasparren, Helette, Louhossoa and Mendionde.

This page in French: Visiter Macaye