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Urrugne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Urrugne in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Ciboure at 4 km from Urrugne

Visit Urrugne: highlights and tourist information

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Urrugne is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ciboure at 4 km and Saint-Jean-de-Luz church at 4 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Urrugne, 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 Urrugne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 4 km (direction north-east)

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

See Ciboure guide
Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Church at 4 km (direction north-east)

The church of Saint John the Baptist in Saint-Jean-de-Luz has...

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz church guide


Seaside resort at 4 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz guide


Seaside resort at 6 km (direction west)

Hendaye, the last resort in France before the Spanish...

See Hendaye guide
Hendaye church Saint-Vincent

Hendaye church Saint-Vincent

Church at 6 km (direction west)

The Church Saint-Vincent in Hendaye has a charming interior of...

See Hendaye church Saint-Vincent guide


at 7 km (direction west)

Hondarribia is just across the border in Spain but we included it...

See Hondarribia guide
La Rhune

La Rhune

Scenery at 8 km (direction south-east)

The Rhune is a small Pyrenees mountain that you can...

See La Rhune guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sare guide


at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ainhoa guide
Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

The church in Ainhoa is a traditional Basque church with...

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide


Seaside resort at 18 km (direction north-east)

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine...

See Biarritz guide


Seaside resort at 20 km (direction north-east)

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the...

See Anglet guide


at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Espelette guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Map of places to visit near Urrugne


Markets in and near Urrugne

Market days in Urrugne: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Urrugne: market Thursday (0km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (4km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (4km)
  • Hendaye: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (12km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (20km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (24km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Urrugne, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Urrugne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (24km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (36km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Urrugne is in the south-west of France at 108 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Urrugne is 686 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Urrugne

Canton: Hendaye

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64122

Distance to Urrugne

from Pau (prefecture): 108 km

from Paris: 686 km

from Calais: 885 km

from Nice: 724 km

from Bordeaux: 187 km

from Strasbourg: 932 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 Urrugne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biriatou, Ciboure and Saint Jean de Luz.

This page in French: Visiter Urrugne

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