Ossenx tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ossenx in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Laas at 3 km from Ossenx

Visit Ossenx: highlights and tourist information

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Ossenx 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 Ossenx in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laas at 3 km and Navarrenx at 7 km.

Ossenx, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Laas

Laas

at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Laas guide
Navarrenx

Navarrenx

at 7 km (direction south-east)

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

See Navarrenx guide
Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Sauveterre-de-Bearn

at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide
 
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Orthez

Orthez

at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Orthez guide
Salies-de-Bearn

Salies-de-Bearn

at 14 km (direction north-west)

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
Saint-Palais

Saint-Palais

at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Palais guide
Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Oloron-Sainte-Marie

at 26 km (direction south-east)

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

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

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 26 km (direction south-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 26 km (direction south-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
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west)

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 37 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

See Chateau de Pau guide
Pau

Pau

at 37 km (direction east)

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide
Sarrance

Sarrance

at 40 km (direction south-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

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Markets in and near Ossenx

  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (14km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (18km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (20km)
  • Monein: market Monday (20km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (20km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (25km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (26km)

More information about Ossenx, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ossenx, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (38km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges d'Holzarté (42km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (42km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (42km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (43km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (43km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (45km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (47km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (54km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Hagetmau (36km)
  • Pau (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (52km)
 
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Geography and distances

Ossenx is in the south-west of France at 37 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Ossenx is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ossenx

Canton: Sauveterre-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64190

Distance to Ossenx

from Pau (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 657 km

from Calais: 866 km

from Nice: 652 km

from Bordeaux: 164 km

from Strasbourg: 879 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 Ossenx from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Araujuzon, Araux, Audaux, Bastanes, Bugnein, Castetbon, Castetnau-Camblong, Gestas, Meritein, Montfort, Nabas, Narp, Navarrenx, Orion, Orriule, Rivehaute and Viellenave-de-Navarrenx.

This page in French: Visiter Ossenx