Orx tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orx: highlights and tourist information

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Orx is situated in the Landes department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 77 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Orx is 650 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Capbreton at 7 km and Hossegor at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orx, 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 Orx in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Landes

Map of places to visit near Orx

Markets in and near Orx

  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Capbreton: market every day except Monday (7km)
  • Hossegor: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse: market Friday (9km)
  • Seignosse: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (15km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Soustons: market Monday & Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)

More information about Orx, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Orx, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (27km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (2km)
  • Courant de Huchet (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orx

Canton: Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40230

Distance to Orx

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 650 km

from Calais: 852 km

from Nice: 695 km

from Bordeaux: 151 km

from Strasbourg: 894 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benesse-Maremne, Biaudos, Capbreton, Labenne, Saint-Andre-de-Seignanx and Saubrigues.

This page in French: Visiter Orx