Sauveterre-de-Bearn tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sauveterre-de-Bearn in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Sauveterre-de-Bearn: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one of our favourites in the Basque Pyrenees region

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Sauveterre-de-Bearn. For detailed visitor information see the Sauveterre-de-Bearn travel guide.

Sauveterre-de-Bearn is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 47 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Sauveterre-de-Bearn is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Navarrenx at 17 km and Orthez at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sauveterre-de-Bearn, 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 Sauveterre-de-Bearn 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 Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Markets in and near Sauveterre-de-Bearn

  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (8km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (11km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (27km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (27km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Monein: market Monday (30km)

More information about Sauveterre-de-Bearn, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Sauveterre-de-Bearn, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (36km)
  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (43km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (44km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (44km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (46km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Hagetmau (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Canton: Sauveterre-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64390

Distance to Sauveterre-de-Bearn

from Pau (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 657 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 662 km

from Bordeaux: 162 km

from Strasbourg: 884 km

Getting here

Sauveterre-de-Bearn 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 Sauveterre-de-Bearn from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abitain, Andrein, Arbouet-Sussaute, Athos-Aspis, Barraute-Camu, Burgaronne, Escos, Espiute, Gestas, Guinarthe-Parenties, Osserain-Rivareyte, Saint-Gladie-Arrive-Munein and Tabaille-Usquain.

This page in French: Visiter Sauveterre-de-Bearn