Viellenave-d'Arthez tourism and travel guide

Photo of Viellenave-d'Arthez in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Pau at 15 km from Viellenave-d'Arthez

Visit Viellenave-d'Arthez: highlights and tourist information

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Viellenave-d'Arthez 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 Viellenave-d'Arthez in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 15 km and Chateau de Pau at 15 km.

Viellenave-d'Arthez, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction south-east)

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 15 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

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at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Laas guide


at 37 km (direction west)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

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at 37 km (direction west)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

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Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 37 km (direction west)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Landes department

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in south-east Landes...

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at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

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

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at 42 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take the time to...

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Map of places to visit near Viellenave-d'Arthez


Markets in and near Viellenave-d'Arthez

  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (12km)
  • Monein: market Monday (13km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (15km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (27km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Viellenave-d'Arthez, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (27km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (29km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (36km)
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km)
  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (57km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (6km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (11km)
  • Jardin Massey (49km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (41km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (36km)

Geography and distances

Viellenave-d'Arthez is in the south-west of France at 15 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Viellenave-d'Arthez is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Viellenave-d'Arthez

Canton: Arthez-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64170

Distance to Viellenave-d'Arthez

from Pau (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 857 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 159 km

from Strasbourg: 857 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 Viellenave-d'Arthez from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arnos, Aubin, Beyrie-en-Bearn, Bougarber, Boumourt, Casteide-Cami, Cescau, Denguin, Doazon, Labastide-Cezeracq, Labastide-Monrejeau, Mazerolles, Momas, Serres-Sainte-Marie, Tarsacq and Uzein.

This page in French: Visiter Viellenave-d'Arthez