Monsegur tourism and travel guide

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Visit Monsegur: highlights and tourist information

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Monsegur is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 32 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Monsegur is 630 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 6 km and Tarbes at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monsegur, 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 Monsegur 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 Monsegur

Markets in and near Monsegur

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (15km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (21km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (21km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (26km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (32km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (35km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (37km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (37km)

More information about Monsegur, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Monsegur, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (36km)
  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (43km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (29km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (40km)
  • Grottes de Médous (46km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monsegur

Canton: Montaner

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64460

Distance to Monsegur

from Pau (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 630 km

from Calais: 848 km

from Nice: 588 km

from Bordeaux: 163 km

from Strasbourg: 829 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bentayou-Seree, Caixon, Castera-Loubix, Corbere-Aberes, Labatut, Lahitte-Toupiere, Lamayou, Larreule, Lucarre, Maubourguet, Maure, Moncaup, Nouilhan, Sombrun and Vidouze.

This page in French: Visiter Monsegur