Poey-d'Oloron tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poey-d'Oloron: highlights and tourist information

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Poey-d'Oloron is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 24 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Poey-d'Oloron is 665 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 7 km and Navarrenx at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poey-d'Oloron, 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 Poey-d'Oloron 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 Poey-d'Oloron

Markets in and near Poey-d'Oloron

  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (7km)
  • Monein: market Monday (11km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (15km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (19km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (22km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (24km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Poey-d'Oloron, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Poey-d'Oloron, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Poey-d'Oloron.

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (31km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (31km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (33km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (33km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (33km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (33km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (34km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (34km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (35km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (40km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (41km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (44km)
  • Cirque du Litor (44km)
  • Cirque du Lys (57km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poey-d'Oloron

Canton: Oloron-Sainte-Marie-Est

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64400

Distance to Poey-d'Oloron

from Pau (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 665 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 880 km

Getting here

Poey-d'Oloron 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 Poey-d'Oloron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aren, Cardesse, Esquiule, Estos, Geronce, Goes, Lay-Lamidou, Ledeuix, Lucq-de-Bearn, Moumour, Orin, Prechacq-Josbaig, Prechacq-Navarrenx, Saint-Goin, Saucede and Verdets.

This page in French: Visiter Poey-d'Oloron