Sainte-Engrace tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sainte-Engrace in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Lescun at 17 km from Sainte-Engrace

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Sainte-Engrace 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 Sainte-Engrace in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lescun at 17 km and Sarrance at 19 km.

Sainte-Engrace, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The village of Lescun is close to the Cirque de Lescun and other scenic...

See Lescun guide


at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

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Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 27 km (direction north-east)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

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Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 28 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 28 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 33 km (direction east)

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

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at 35 km (direction east)

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

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at 36 km (direction east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

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at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 39 km (direction east)

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

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at 40 km (direction east)

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

See Gourette guide


at 41 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 43 km (direction north-north-west)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

See Laas guide
Pyrenees National Parc

Pyrenees National Parc

National Parc at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The Pyrenees National Parc contains a great deal of the most beatiful mountain scenery...

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Map of places to visit near Sainte-Engrace


Markets in and near Sainte-Engrace

  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (13km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (16km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (18km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (27km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (34km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (38km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (40km)
  • Monein: market Monday (41km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (44km)

More information about Sainte-Engrace, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Engrace, France

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

Heritage sites

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (1km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (1km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (3km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (3km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (3km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (8km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (19km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (21km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (33km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (39km)
  • Cirque du Litor (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (47km)

Geography and distances

Sainte-Engrace is in the south-west of France at 50 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Engrace is 696 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Engrace

Canton: Tardets-Sorholus

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64560

Distance to Sainte-Engrace

from Pau (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 696 km

from Calais: 907 km

from Nice: 659 km

from Bordeaux: 205 km

from Strasbourg: 909 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 Sainte-Engrace from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found no other towns and villages within

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Engrace