Musculdy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Musculdy in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Saint-Palais at 16 km from Musculdy

Visit Musculdy: highlights and tourist information

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Musculdy is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Musculdy in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Palais at 16 km and Navarrenx at 22 km.

Musculdy, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in the historic Navarre region...

See Saint-Palais guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

See Navarrenx guide


at 22 km (direction west)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on one of the...

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 23 km (direction west)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

See Laas guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide
Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 28 km (direction east)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

See Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 29 km (direction east)

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the 12th century...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 29 km (direction east)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 31 km (direction east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

See Sarrance guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages here, Itxassou is very pleasant...

See Itxassou guide

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Map of places to visit near Musculdy


Markets in and near Musculdy

  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (16km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (21km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (22km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (28km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (31km)
  • Monein: market Monday (34km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Musculdy, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Musculdy, France

What to do at Musculdy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Musculdy.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges d'Holzarté (21km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (24km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (25km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (25km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (26km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (26km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (28km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (38km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (40km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (50km)
  • Marais d'Orx (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Musculdy is in the south-west of France at 50 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Musculdy is 679 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Musculdy

Canton: Mauléon-Licharre

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64130

Distance to Musculdy

from Pau (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 679 km

from Calais: 888 km

from Nice: 667 km

from Bordeaux: 185 km

from Strasbourg: 901 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aussurucq, Garindein, Gotein-Libarrenx, Idaux-Mendy, Lourdios-Ichere, Menditte, Ordiarp and Pagolle.

This page in French: Visiter Musculdy