Aire-sur-l'Adour

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownAire-sur-l'Adour
Insee code40001
Postcode40800
Latitude43.7000620
Longitude-0.2622940
AltitudeFrom 68 to 176 meters
Surface57.78 km²
Population6740 inhabitants
Density116 inhabitants/km²

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Chief townMont-de-Marsan (at 32 km, 36 min)Barcelonne-du-Gers at 2.2 km
DepartmentLandesBernède at 4.7 km
RegionAquitaineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Aire-sur-l'Adour was Celtic, Roman, Visigoth, episcopal city ... The city grew in the Middle Ages thanks to its river and its location on the road to St Jacques de Compostela. It has preserved its rich history many imposing monuments, the Church of St. Quitterie (world heritage) to the former granary. At the heart of a green Chalosse close of Armagnac, the city is also a gastronomic center, especially for lovers of foie gras. Numerous markets animate squares (traditional market, but also at night, theme ...). Finally the Adour and its shady banks bring a touch of greenery and serenity to this charming city and very lively.


SIGHTSEEING

  • The Church of St. Quitterie (eleventh century).
  • The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (twelfth century).
  • The corn market (nineteenth century).
  • The Lapidary Museum (17th century in the town hall).
  • Canal Street, with its beautiful houses.
  • Former Caramel (nineteenth century).
  • Guided tours of the monuments.
  • You can take pleasant strolls through the streets of the city, along the banks of the Adour ...
  • Aire-sur-l'Adour also has a swimming pool.
  • Hiking trails and mountain biking.
  • Canoe-kayak, tennis, fishing, flying club.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Aire-sur-l'Adour
Information pointsTourist Office of Aire-sur-l'Adour
MonumentsCathedral Saint-Jean-Baptiste d'Aire,   Church Sainte-Quitterie d'Aire,   Market Hall of Aire-sur-l'Adour
Performance hallsSalle Barbara Hendricks

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • The market on Tuesday and Saturday.
  • Bandas Day: 1st weekend of May.
  • Holidays in the city with parades of flower parades: 3rd weekend of June.
  • Theatre Festival in October.
  • Comics Festival in December.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • The area is ideal for hiking and cycling.
  • Other activities: golf, water skiing, horseback riding ...
  • Château du Lau (thirteenth and fourteenth century).
  • Tour de Termes-d'Armagnac (twelfth century).
  • Barcelona Bastide-du-Gers and Buanes (XIV century).

PHOTOS

Pont de l'AdourPont de l'Adour
 
St. Quitterie ChurchSt. Quitterie Church
House OfficialitéHouse Officialité
 
Sarcophagus of St. Quitterie 4th centurySarcophagus of St. Quitterie 4th century
Halle aux grainsHalle aux grains
 
Saint-Jean-Baptiste CathedralSaint-Jean-Baptiste Cathedral
Choir of Saint-Jean-Baptiste CathedralChoir of Saint-Jean-Baptiste Cathedral
 
Covered MarketCovered Market
Photo old: Discount carts day the cattlePhoto old: Discount carts day the cattle
  

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WEATHER

Thursday 23 October
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Min. 2°C - Max. 18°C
Friday 24 October
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Min. 7°C - Max. 23°C
Saturday 25 October
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Min. 9°C - Max. 22°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantSolenca  
8.2
Nogaro
The peaceful atmosphere and pastel tones Solenca invite you. Eric Banaczuck here to create a Gascon cuisine that combines terroir and finesse. A la carte menu or the suggestions of...
Located 19.9 km from Aire-sur-l'Adour42 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsL'hote antique  
Duhort-Bachen
Renovated by us since 2008, we currently have 4 guest rooms for rent, all different in style but all warm. Our house dates from 1809 and we have retained the authenticity. With simplicity...
Located 5.7 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourFrom 80 € to 90 € the double room 
House with 6 bedroomsLa Cour des Saligues    
9.1
Riscle
In a small village that lives at the rhythm of the bullfight and festivals around a private house of the nineteenth century mingling spirit antiques and design. Pool. The rooms are...
Located 14.9 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourFrom 65 € to 80 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLe Pressoir    
9.9
Aydie
We welcome you in our house is an old neo- béarnaise farmhouse completely renovated in 2011, the vineyards of Madiran located all around the property, a fenced 4,000 m². By our geographical...
Located 18.7 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourFrom 70 € to 80 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Chalet for 12 personsChalets en vic bilh  
9.2
Castetpugon
4 air-conditioned chalets of different sizes in a scenic vineyard located in the Madirannais. Your starting point in the far south-west. L'Oree du Bois, the largest can accommodate...
Located 15 km from Aire-sur-l'Adour 
House for 8 personsMaison de Maître (Ste-Colombe)  
9.2
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Sainte-Colombe
Situated in the picturesque rolling hills of the Chalosse, this beautiful Maison de Maître (built in 1871) has been lovingly renovated in the last year and offers spacious and comfortable...
Located 25 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourFrom 800 € to 1850 € per week 
House for 5 personsMoulin de Cauhapé  
9.6
Piets-Plasence-Moustrou
Cottage in an old mill in the heart of Bearn Aquitaine in the town of Plasencia piets Moustrou in the countryside with its pond and its quiet.
Located 28 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourFrom 310 € to 440 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
49 places over 999,9 haCamping municipal    
9.2
Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Grenade-sur l'Adour, flowers fourteenth century Bastide welcomes you in its municipal campground located along the river Adour in a natural environment quality 50 pitches spacious and...
Located 16.1 km from Aire-sur-l'Adour7.25 € per day 
104 places over 7 haFlower Les Lacs de Courtes    
8.1
Estang
For your holidays all year round destination Gers! Imagine a quiet, green countryside, between Bordeaux and Toulouse, where good humor and culinary traditions are strong. This is where...
Located 22 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourFrom 10 € to 24.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel-Restaurant Les Platanes - Hotel in Aire-sur-l'AdourHôtel-Restaurant Les Platanes    
8.3
Aire-sur-l'Adour
Hôtel-Restaurant Les Platanes is located in Aire-sur-Adour on the road to Santiago de Compostela. It offers a restaurant,a bistro and free Wi-Fi access in all areas. At Les Platanes,...
Located in Aire-sur-l'AdourRoom from 45 €
Aliotel - Hotel in Aire-sur-l'AdourAliotel     
7.5
Cazères-sur-l'Adour
Set in expansive green grounds, Hotel Aliotel features a swimming pool and a tennis court. It offers modern accommodation and a cafeteria. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Hotel Aliotel...
Located 4.8 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourRoom from 45 €
Aireco - Hotel in Aire-sur-l'AdourAireco    
7.3
Cazères-sur-l'Adour
Hotel Aireco is located in the Landes region, an hour’s drive north of Pau and the A64 motorway. It offers air-conditioned rooms equipped with a TV and a private bathroom. A continental...
Located 4.8 km from Aire-sur-l'AdourRoom from 34 €

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Best Western Hotel Caliceo
Located in Saint Paul les Dax in the heart of the Landes, the Best Western Caliceo offers comfortable accommodation with a private terrace with a view...
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Best Western Hotel Caliceo
Located in Saint Paul les Dax in the heart of the Landes, the Best Western Caliceo offers comfortable accommodation with...
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