Montardon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montardon: highlights and tourist information

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Montardon is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 7 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Montardon is 645 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 7 km and Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montardon, 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 Montardon 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 Montardon

Markets in and near Montardon

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (8km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Monein: market Monday (19km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (23km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (29km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (34km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (34km)

More information about Montardon, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Montardon, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (29km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (36km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (37km)
  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (11km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (12km)
  • Jardin Massey (38km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (32km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (43km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (43km)
  • Grottes de Médous (55km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (56km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (56km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (58km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (59km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montardon

Canton: Morlaàs

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64121

Distance to Montardon

from Pau (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 645 km

from Calais: 859 km

from Nice: 615 km

from Bordeaux: 164 km

from Strasbourg: 853 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anos, Bernadets, Buros, Caubios-Loos, Lons, Navailles-Angos, Saint-Armou, Saint-Castin, Sauvagnon and Serres-Castet.

This page in French: Visiter Montardon