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Photo is of Aire-sur-l'Adour at 15 km from Portet

Visit Portet: highlights and tourist information

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Portet is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aire-sur-l'Adour at 15 km and Maubourguet at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Portet, 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 Portet in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Aire-sur-l'Adour

Aire-sur-l'Adour

at 15 km (direction north-north-west), in the Landes department

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in...

See Aire-sur-l'Adour guide
Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take...

See Maubourguet guide
Pau

Pau

at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Pau guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of...

See Chateau de Pau guide
 
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Eauze

Eauze

at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Gers department

Eauze is a historic market town with attractive medieval...

See Eauze guide
Mauvezin d'Armagnac

Mauvezin d'Armagnac

at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Landes department

Mauvezin d'Armagnac is a very small village in the Landes...

See Mauvezin d'Armagnac guide
Mont-de-Marsan

Mont-de-Marsan

at 43 km (direction north-west), in the Landes department

Not usually thought of as a tourist destination, Mont-de-Marsan has some interesting...

See Mont-de-Marsan guide
Labastide d'Armagnac

Labastide d'Armagnac

at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Landes department

Labastide d'Armagnac is a 13th century bastide town that has...

See Labastide d'Armagnac guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of...

See Tarbes guide
Vic Fezensac

Vic Fezensac

at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gers department

Vic Fezensac is enjoyable to explore at any time,...

See Vic Fezensac guide
Saint-Justin

Saint-Justin

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Landes department

Saint-Justin is a peaceful bastide town in the Landes...

See Saint-Justin guide
Orthez

Orthez

at 48 km (direction west)

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

See Orthez guide
Montreal-du-Gers

Montreal-du-Gers

Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction north-east), in the Gers department

After exploring the picturesque village at Montreal-du-Gers you can...

See Montreal-du-Gers guide
Navarrenx

Navarrenx

at 54 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Navarrenx guide

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Map of places to visit near Portet

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Markets in and near Portet

  • Riscle: market Friday (12km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (20km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (34km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (35km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (35km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (37km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (37km)
  • Eauze: market Thursday all day (38km)

More information about Portet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Portet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (19km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (25km)
  • Jardin Massey (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Portet is in the south-west of France at 34 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Portet is 618 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Portet

Canton: Garlin

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64330

Distance to Portet

from Pau (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 618 km

from Calais: 834 km

from Nice: 600 km

from Bordeaux: 143 km

from Strasbourg: 826 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 Portet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arroses, Aubous, Aurensan, Aurions-Idernes, Baliracq-Maumusson, Cadillon, Castetpugon, Conchez-de-Bearn, Diusse, Labarthete, Moncla, Mont-Disse, Projan, Saint-Jean-Poudge, Segos, Tadousse-Ussau, Verlus and Viella.

This page in French: Visiter Portet

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