Portet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Portet: highlights and tourist information

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Portet is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 34 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Portet is 618 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 22 km and Pau at 34 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 .

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Portet

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

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)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Portet

Canton: Garlin

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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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

Portet 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 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