Mont-de-Marsan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mont-de-Marsan in Landes

Visit Mont-de-Marsan: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Not usually thought of as a tourist destination, Mont-de-Marsan has some interesting monuments and attractive river scenery and merits a visit when you are in the region

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Mont-de-Marsan. For detailed visitor information see the Mont-de-Marsan travel guide.

Mont-de-Marsan is situated in the Landes department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Landes department (general information: Mont-de-Marsan is 594 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Mont-de-Marsan include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Labastide d'Armagnac at 27 km and Mauvezin d'Armagnac at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mont-de-Marsan, 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 Mont-de-Marsan 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 Mont-de-Marsan

Markets in and near Mont-de-Marsan

Market days in Mont-de-Marsan: weekly market: Tuesday all day & Saturday;

  • Mont-de-Marsan: market Tuesday all day & Saturday (0km)
  • Roquefort: market Saturday (22km)
  • Tartas: market Saturday (25km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (27km)
  • Morcenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (38km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (43km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (47km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (48km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (50km)

More information about Mont-de-Marsan, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Mont-de-Marsan, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (16km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour ├ęglise St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (29km)
  • Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (47km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Hagetmau (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mont-de-Marsan

Canton: Mont-de-Marsan

Arrondissement: Mont-de-Marsan

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40000

Distance to Mont-de-Marsan

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 0 km

from Paris: 594 km

from Calais: 805 km

from Nice: 624 km

from Bordeaux: 105 km

from Strasbourg: 821 km

Getting here

Mont-de-Marsan 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 Mont-de-Marsan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bretagne-de-Marsan, Mazerolles, Saint-Avit, Saint-Pierre-du-Mont and Uchacq-et-Parentis.

This page in French: Visiter Mont-de-Marsan