Montory tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montory: highlights and tourist information

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Montory is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 43 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Montory is 685 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 20 km and Navarrenx at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montory, 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 Montory 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 Montory

Markets in and near Montory

  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (4km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (8km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (19km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (21km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (31km)
  • Monein: market Monday (32km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (33km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (35km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Montory, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Montory, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (50km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (12km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (12km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (13km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (13km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (13km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (13km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (14km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (24km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (24km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (35km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (41km)
  • Cirque du Litor (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montory

Canton: Tardets-Sorholus

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64470

Distance to Montory

from Pau (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 685 km

from Calais: 896 km

from Nice: 657 km

from Bordeaux: 195 km

from Strasbourg: 900 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alos-Sibas-Abense, Haux, Laguinge-Restoue, Lanne-en-Baretous, Lichans-Sunhar, Licq-Atherey, Ossas-Suhare, Tardets-Sorholus and Trois-Villes.

This page in French: Visiter Montory