Helpful links

General tourist information


The official tourism site for the Bearn and Basque country – in French, English and Spanish


Official tourism site for Nay and its surrounding river plain - including a continuously updated listing of events in the area


Pau’s official tourist information site – in French, English and Spanish


Official website for tourist offices of the mountain areas of Bearn and Pays Basque

Sporting events and entertainment venues


Information about Pau’s Formula 3 Grand Prix – with a link to the Grand Prix Historique


The low-down on Les Etoiles de Pau – premier 4 star international three-day event


Pau’s racecourse - with a panoramic restaurant and a major season in the winter


Official site of Pau’s basketball team – which plays at Pau’s magnificent Palais des Sports


Official site of the Tour de France


Pau’s Zenith concert hall – everything from rock and pop to the ballet and musicals


Marciac’s famous jazz festival typically takes place in the first two weeks of August - Nay to Marciac takes less than 90 minutes by car

Tourist attractions


The zoo at Asson – with more than 500 wild animals and birds, ranging from the Siberian tiger to dwarf antelope and kangaroos


The impressive underground caves at Lestelle-Betharram


Pau’s famous chateau – birthplace of Henri IV, first Bourbon King of France


The Minoterie – Nay’s art exhibition space


Nay’s unique museum dedicated to the beret – you can buy a modern example in the inviting shop as a great souvenir of your stay


A new site where you'll find all the information you need about upcoming exhibitions and conferences and the local industry museum.