Ouillon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ouillon: highlights and tourist information

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Ouillon is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 12 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Ouillon is 647 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 11 km and Tarbes at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ouillon, 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 Ouillon 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 Ouillon

Markets in and near Ouillon

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (12km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • Monein: market Monday (28km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (29km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (29km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (32km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (32km)

More information about Ouillon, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ouillon, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (20km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (23km)
  • Jardin Massey (26km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (25km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (39km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (40km)
  • Cirque du Litor (41km)
  • Grottes de Médous (44km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (22km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ouillon

Canton: Morlaàs

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64160

Distance to Ouillon

from Pau (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 647 km

from Calais: 863 km

from Nice: 606 km

from Bordeaux: 171 km

from Strasbourg: 849 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andoins, Arrien, Artigueloutan, Espechede, Gabaston, Lee, Limendous, Lourenties, Maucor, Nousty, Ousse, Saint-Jammes, Sedzere, Sendets and Soumoulou.

This page in French: Visiter Ouillon