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Department:Pyrenees Atlantiques
Number of Listed Historic Monuments:9
Pau's Tourist Office Web Site

tourist sitesTourist Sites (in and around the city)

Bernadotte Museum Pau tourist site Lescar Cathedral - The necropolis of the kings of Navarre Pau tourist site Pau Castle Pau tourist site Chateau Laas Pau tourist site Hopital de Saint Blaise Pau tourist site Jeanne Albret House Pau tourist site Navarrenx Pau tourist site ...


Pauthings to do, activities, eventsThings to Do, Activites

"Corn Feast" at Chateau Làas Pau activities "Stars Of Pau" Equestrian Competition Pau activities Orthez Medieval Festival Pau activities Carnaval Biarnés Pau activities Espadrille Day in Mauléon Pau activities Fête des Vendanges au Chateau de Crouseilles Pau activities Golf at Pau Golf Club Pau activities Gourmet meals on budget Pau activities Grand Prix de Pau Pau activities Hera deu Hromatge Pau activities Hesta de Nosta Dama Pau activities Junte de Roncal Pau activities Jurançon Wine House Pau activities Little Churches' Festival Pau activities Little Train of Artouste Pau activities Mauvezin Castle Medieval Festival Pau activities Medieval Day at Sauveterre-de-Béarn Pau activities Medieval Festival of Montaner Pau activities Mysteries of the city - "Les mystères de la Cité" Pau activities Orthez Festival Pau activities Salmon Festival at Navarrenx Pau activities Salt Festival of Salies-de-Bearn Pau activities September in Béarn Pau activities Visit Jurançon Wine Cave Pau activities ...


Pau short historyPau's Short History

Pau is located in the department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques in the Aquitaine region. Since 1450 Pau is the capital of the former French region of Bearn. With its suburbs forms a urban agglomeration of 150 000 inhabitants. Pau holds the record for the greenest city in Europe with more then 700ha of parks.
It is the birth place of not one but two kings: “Lo Noste Enric” that in Bearnaise – the local language - means “Our Henri” of course King Henri IV of France and King Charles XIV of Sweden born in Pau as Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte the founder...


Pau weather patternPau Weather Pattern

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