Urepel tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 18 km from Urepel

Visit Urepel: highlights and tourist information

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Urepel 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 Urepel in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 18 km and Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame at 27 km.

Urepel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide
Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

The church in Ainhoa is a traditional Basque church with rows of balconies around...

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

Betwen sea and mountains, the basque village of Ainhoa is listed among the most...

See Ainhoa guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Itxassou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

Sare is one of several traditional Basque towns in the western Pyrenees, with lots...

See Sare guide


at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Espelette guide
La Rhune

La Rhune

Scenery at 32 km (direction north-west)

The Rhune is a small Pyrenees mountain that you can go up in a...

See La Rhune guide


at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is a small basque village with a popular leisure lake...

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide


Seaside resort at 40 km (direction north-west)

A long established beach resort, Saint-Jean-de-Luz also has a lively and popular town centre...

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz guide


at 40 km (direction north-west)

Once home to Maurice Ravel, Ciboure is a smal port and resort just south...

See Ciboure guide
Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Church at 41 km (direction north-west)

The church of Saint John the Baptist in Saint-Jean-de-Luz has a remarkable interior with...

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz church guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Palais guide

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Map of places to visit near Urepel


Markets in and near Urepel

  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (18km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (37km)
  • Urrugne: market Thursday (40km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (40km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (40km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (42km)
  • Hendaye: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (43km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (43km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (45km)

More information about Urepel, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Urepel, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée des Aldudes (4km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (28km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (41km)

Geography and distances

Urepel is in the south-west of France at 89 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Urepel is 706 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Urepel

Canton: Saint-Étienne-de-Baïgorry

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64430

Distance to Urepel

from Pau (prefecture): 89 km

from Paris: 706 km

from Calais: 910 km

from Nice: 705 km

from Bordeaux: 208 km

from Strasbourg: 937 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 Urepel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aldudes.

This page in French: Visiter Urepel