Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Capbreton at 14 km from Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq

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Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq is situated in the Landes 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-Jean-de-Marsacq in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Capbreton at 14 km and Hossegor at 14 km.

Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 14 km (direction west)

Capbreton is a popular resort and beach that also has a traditional harbour and...

See Capbreton guide


Seaside resort at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

Soorts is one of the smaller beach resorts along the extensive Atlantic coast in...

See Hossegor guide


at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

Established as a spa since Roman times, Dax is a pleasant if quiet town...

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La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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Seaside resort at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

Moliets is one of the more recently established resorts on the Atlantic coast, very...

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Seaside resort at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast...

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Seaside resort at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine to make Biarritz a...

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at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

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at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Espelette guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq

  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (7km)
  • Seignosse: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Capbreton: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • Hossegor: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Soustons: market Monday & Thursday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)

More information about Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (19km)
  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (11km)
  • Courant de Huchet (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq is in the south-west of France at 68 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq

Canton: Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40230

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 686 km

from Bordeaux: 145 km

from Strasbourg: 886 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the region's airports at Bordeaux or Biarritz. The drive down the west coast from Saint Malo ferry port requires about 8 hours. For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Josse, Pey, Saint-Martin-de-Hinx, Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse, Saubrigues and Saubusse.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Marsacq