Saint-Vincent tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Vincent in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Lourdes at 12 km from Saint-Vincent

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Saint-Vincent 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-Vincent in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 12 km and Tarbes at 19 km.

Saint-Vincent, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lourdes

Lourdes

at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts millions of...

See Lourdes guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

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

See Tarbes guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 21 km (direction south-south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that make a...

See Saint-Savin guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

See Chateau de Pau guide
 
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Pau

Pau

at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pau guide
Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 26 km (direction south-west)

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

See Col d'Aubisque guide
Gourette

Gourette

at 27 km (direction south-west)

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

See Gourette guide
Eaux-Bonnes

Eaux-Bonnes

at 29 km (direction south-west)

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of the Col...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide
Laruns

Laruns

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery that attracts...

See Laruns guide
Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The pleasant town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely Pyreneean mountain...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous because the...

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Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 37 km (direction west)

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the 12th century...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Oloron-Sainte-Marie

at 37 km (direction west)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

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Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Vincent

  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (11km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (21km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (23km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (24km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (34km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (35km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Vincent, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (20km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (8km)
  • Cirque du Litor (25km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (26km)
  • Grottes de Médous (28km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (29km)
  • Cirque du Lys (31km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (34km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (37km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (38km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (41km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (10km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Vincent is in the south-west of France at 24 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Saint-Vincent is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Vincent

Canton: Nay-Est

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64800

Distance to Saint-Vincent

from Pau (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 879 km

from Nice: 602 km

from Bordeaux: 190 km

from Strasbourg: 858 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-Vincent from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barlest, Barzun, Benejacq, Labatmale, Lamarque-Pontacq, Lestelle-Betharram, Loubajac, Montaut, Pontacq and Poueyferre.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Vincent