Sainte-Colome tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Colome: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Colome is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 22 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Colome is 674 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laruns at 13 km and Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Colome, 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 Sainte-Colome 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 Sainte-Colome

Markets in and near Sainte-Colome

  • Castet: market Thursday (4km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (20km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (20km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (22km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (26km)
  • Monein: market Monday (28km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (29km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)

More information about Sainte-Colome, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Colome, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (55km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (40km)
  • Jardin Massey (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée d'Ossau (13km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (15km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (17km)
  • Cirque du Litor (19km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (23km)
  • Cirque du Lys (31km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (35km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (36km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (36km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (36km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (37km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (39km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (39km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (44km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (44km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (49km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (56km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Colome

Canton: Arudy

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64260

Distance to Sainte-Colome

from Pau (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 674 km

from Calais: 889 km

from Nice: 623 km

from Bordeaux: 193 km

from Strasbourg: 877 km

Getting here

Sainte-Colome 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 Sainte-Colome from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arudy, Bescat, Bielle, Bilheres, Buzy, Castet, Izeste, Louvie-Juzon, Lys and Sevignacq-Meyracq.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Colome