Ossenx tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ossenx: highlights and tourist information

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Ossenx is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 37 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Ossenx is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Navarrenx at 7 km and Sauveterre-de-Bearn at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ossenx, 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 Ossenx 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 Ossenx

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

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)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (42km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (42km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (42km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (43km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (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)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ossenx

Canton: Sauveterre-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: 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

Ossenx 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 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