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Poey-de-Lescar tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poey-de-Lescar: highlights and tourist information

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Poey-de-Lescar is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 10 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Poey-de-Lescar is 649 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 10 km and Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poey-de-Lescar, 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-de-Lescar in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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-de-Lescar

Markets in and near Poey-de-Lescar

  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (10km)
  • Monein: market Monday (10km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (10km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (17km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (22km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Poey-de-Lescar, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Poey-de-Lescar, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (15km)
  • Jardin Massey (46km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (36km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (41km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (43km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (46km)
  • Cirque du Litor (47km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (49km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (49km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (51km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (52km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (52km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poey-de-Lescar

Canton: Lescar

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64230

Distance to Poey-de-Lescar

from Pau (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 649 km

from Calais: 863 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 165 km

from Strasbourg: 860 km

Getting here

Poey-de-Lescar 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-de-Lescar from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbus, Artiguelouve, Aussevielle, Beyrie-en-Bearn, Billere, Bougarber, Denguin, Labastide-Cezeracq, Labastide-Monrejeau, Laroin, Lescar, Lons, Parbayse, Siros, Tarsacq and Uzein.

This page in French: Visiter Poey-de-Lescar

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