Saint-Jammes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jammes: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jammes is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 11 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jammes is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 11 km and Maubourguet at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jammes, 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 Saint-Jammes 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 Saint-Jammes

Markets in and near Saint-Jammes

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (12km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Monein: market Monday (27km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (29km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (32km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (33km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (33km)

More information about Saint-Jammes, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jammes, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km)
  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (41km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (52km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (19km)
  • Jardin Massey (30km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (29km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (43km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (44km)
  • Cirque du Litor (45km)
  • Grottes de Médous (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (26km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jammes

Canton: Morlaàs

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64160

Distance to Saint-Jammes

from Pau (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 859 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 167 km

from Strasbourg: 848 km

Getting here

Saint-Jammes 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 Saint-Jammes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andoins, Anos, Barinque, Bernadets, Buros, Espechede, Gabaston, Gerderest, Higueres-Souye, Maucor, Ouillon, Riupeyrous, Saint-Armou, Saint-Castin and Saint-Laurent-Bretagne.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jammes