Saint-Esteben tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Esteben in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of La Bastide-Clairence at 11 km from Saint-Esteben

Visit Saint-Esteben: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Esteben in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Bastide-Clairence at 11 km and Saint-Palais at 14 km.

Saint-Esteben, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

See La Bastide-Clairence guide
Saint-Palais

Saint-Palais

at 14 km (direction east)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in the historic Navarre region...

See Saint-Palais guide
Itxassou

Itxassou

at 16 km (direction west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages here, Itxassou is very pleasant...

See Itxassou guide
Cambo-les-Bains

Cambo-les-Bains

at 16 km (direction west)

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for its thermal waters and the...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide
 
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Espelette

Espelette

at 20 km (direction west)

Home of red hot chillies, Espelette is a very traditional basque village in the...

See Espelette guide
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

at 20 km (direction south)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on one of the...

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide
Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Sauveterre-de-Bearn

at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide
Ainhoa

Ainhoa

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west)

Betwen sea and mountains, the basque village of Ainhoa is listed among the most...

See Ainhoa guide
Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 24 km (direction west)

The church in Ainhoa is a traditional Basque church with rows of balconies around...

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide
Salies-de-Bearn

Salies-de-Bearn

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

See Bayonne cathedral guide
Bayonne

Bayonne

at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial old town and...

See Bayonne guide
Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle

Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle

at 28 km (direction west)

Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is a small basque village with a popular leisure lake...

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Esteben

  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (14km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (20km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (22km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (27km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (31km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Saint-Esteben, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Esteben, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (16km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (31km)
  • Marais d'Orx (33km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (39km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (44km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (49km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (49km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (50km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (50km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Esteben is in the south-west of France at 68 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Saint-Esteben is 672 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Esteben

Canton: Hasparren

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64640

Distance to Saint-Esteben

from Pau (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 672 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 684 km

from Bordeaux: 174 km

from Strasbourg: 904 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 Saint-Esteben from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armendarits, Ayherre, Bonloc, Helette, Isturits, Meharin, Oregue and Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Esteben