Urost tourism and travel guide

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Visit Urost: highlights and tourist information

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Urost is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Urost is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 18 km and Maubourguet at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Urost, 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 Urost 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 Urost

Markets in and near Urost

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (18km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (25km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (34km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (35km)
  • Monein: market Monday (35km)

More information about Urost, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Urost, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (27km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (27km)
  • Grottes de Médous (41km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (43km)
  • Cirque du Litor (44km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (45km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (52km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Urost

Canton: Morlaàs

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64160

Distance to Urost

from Pau (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 860 km

from Nice: 599 km

from Bordeaux: 170 km

from Strasbourg: 843 km

Getting here

Urost 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 Urost from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aast, Abere, Arrien, Baleix, Bedeille, Escaunets, Eslourenties-Daban, Espechede, Gabaston, Lespourcy, Lombia, Lourenties, Saint-Laurent-Bretagne, Saubole, Sedze-Maubecq, Sedzere, Seron and Villenave-Pres-Bearn.

This page in French: Visiter Urost