Laruns

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Laruns
TownLaruns
Insee code64320
Postcode64440
Latitude42.9876440
Longitude-0.4262740
AltitudeFrom 458 to 2973 meters
Surface248.96 km²
Population1281 inhabitants
Density5 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelBéost at 1.1 km
Chief townPau (at 38 km, 46 min)Louvie-Soubiron at 1.6 km
DepartmentPyrénées-AtlantiquesEaux-Bonnes at 3.3 km
RegionAquitaineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Town located 40 km south of Pau. It extends to the Spanish border Pourtalet and encompasses a large area of ​​the Pyrenees National Park.


SIGHTSEEING

  • The village of Laruns: church, home of the National Park ...
  • The town of Hot Springs: spa located about 4 km from Laruns.
  • The village of Gabas: its salting (cellars) and its 12th century chapel.
  • Artouste: its ski resort and its famous tourist train.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Laruns
Leisure centresSki Resort Artouste,   Ski Resort Pont de Camps-Fabrèges
Natural sitesLake of Artouste,   Pass of Sobe,   Pass of the Moines,   Wood of Isabel

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Early July: Transhumance in Ossau Valley (2 days excluding weekends).
  • August 15: Feast of Our Lady to Laruns with traditional costumes, singing and dancing ossaloises.
  • The first weekend of October: Fair Cheese.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Visits:
  • Cliff to Vultures in Aste-Beon.
  • Natural Area Lake Castet.
  • Honey at Aas.
  • Castle and Church Béost.
  • Activities
  • Canyoning.
  • Walks.
  • Climbing.
  • ATV.
  • Fisheries.
  • Rafting.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Off-piste skiing in the Ossau ValleySports sensations60 €Laruns
Horse ride in the PyreneesNature and the outdoorsFrom 15 € to 700 €Sévignacq-Meyracq (14.2 km)
Rafting, kayak, or hydro speedSports sensationsFrom 18 € to 33 €Oloron-Sainte-Marie (22 km)
Cellar tour and tasting of Jurançon wineLocal flavoursFreeGan (28 km)
Quad, 4x4, cross karting in the PyreneesSports sensations30 €Aramits (30 km)

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PHOTOS

Fountain LarunsFountain Laruns
 
Lake Artouste (© JE)Lake Artouste (© JE)
Train Artouste (© JE)Train Artouste (© JE)
 
Train Artouste (© JE)Train Artouste (© JE)
Train Artouste (© JE)Train Artouste (© JE)
 
Train Artouste (© JE)Train Artouste (© JE)
First Ayous lake - Lake Roumassot (© JE)First Ayous lake - Lake Roumassot (© JE)
 
Pic Castérau (© JE)Pic Castérau (© JE)
Cheese OssauCheese Ossau
  

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WEATHER

Tuesday 30 September
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Min. 16°C - Max. 18°C
Wednesday 1 October
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Min. 12°C - Max. 20°C
Thursday 2 October
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Min. 9°C - Max. 19°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Bains de Secours  
9.3
Sévignacq-Meyracq
Les Bains de Secours welcome you to the village of Sevignacq-Meyracq, a few kilometers from Louvie Juzon in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques. You'll love this building rural charm, its pleasant...
Located 16.4 km from Laruns15 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Chalet with 2 bedroomsMireille Gourbin    
9.1
Louvie-Juzon
Traditional chalet in the Vallée d'Ossau on the edge of the village of Louvie Juzon. Perfect location on the road leading to Castet for hiking and cycling, 30 minutes from ski resorts...
Located 10.2 km from Laruns55 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsMaison pouquette    
9.7
Cette-Eygun
At the heart of the Aspe Valley, one of the most unspoilt valleys of the Pyrenees, just breathe a few days time the pure mountain air. Located 700 m above sea level on a sunny face,...
Located 14 km from Laruns68 € the double room 
House with 6 bedroomsChez aLe    
9.5
Cette-Eygun
Rooms spacious and quaint country style or junior suite in vintage style with sloping wooden ceilings with panoramic views of the Pyrenees National Park and the Gave d'Aspe (Pyrenean...
Located 14.4 km from LarunsFrom 55 € to 65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Villa for 14 personsVilla clovalie  
9.6
Eaux-Bonnes
Charming house of 280 m² with stunning views of the mountains and surrounding villages large terrace located 1 km from the thermal baths 4 km Laruns 25 km from Spain calm assured.
Located 2.2 km from LarunsFrom 1000 € to 1500 € per week 
Farm for 6 personsGrange a louer  
9.4
Eaux-Bonnes
Barn fully equipped and restaured with garden terrace with beautiful view on mountain area very quiet in the ossau valley near the village of eaux bonnes termal resort spa and ski station...
Located 3.6 km from LarunsFrom 450 € to 600 € per week 
House for 6 personsLa borde Jo-An  
9.4
Gère-Bélesten
Located in the heart of a small village in the Ossau Valley, this house is an old barn completely renovated. Enjoy the charm of old stones and antique furniture associated finely comfort...
Located 4.2 km from LarunsFrom 450 € to 540 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
72 places over 3 haCamping lascrouts    
9.5
Aucun
At the heart of the Pyrenees, near the National Park, camping Lascrouts enjoys an environment and exceptional sunshine. Isabelle & Franck will welcome you with pleasure in any season....
Located 19.6 km from Laruns11 € per day 
43 places over 1,5 haCamping Azun Nature    
9.5
Aucun
In the heart of the Pyrenees, in the Val d'Azun, near the village of No, the gates of the Pyrenees National Park and Domaine skiing in Val d'Azun (10 minutes), Joëlle and Yves welcome...
Located 19.7 km from LarunsFrom 13.50 € to 16 € per day 
66 places over 3 haCamping Pyrénées Natura    
9.5
Estaing
On the camping Pyrenees Natura, Virginia and Hervé welcome you to the heart of the mountains on large sites for tents and caravans, camper pitches and rental of mobile home. Many on-site...
Located 21 km from LarunsFrom 17.60 € to 26.80 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel du Pourtalet - Hotel in LarunsHôtel du Pourtalet     
9.1
Laruns
Located near the Spanish border, in the Pyrénées National Park, Hôtel du Pourtalet features views of the Pic du Midi D’ossau mountain just 5 km away from Formigal Ski Resort in Spain....
Located in LarunsRoom from 83 €
Auberge la Caverne - Hotel in LarunsAuberge la Caverne     
8.4
Laruns
La Caverne 1-star hotel is situated in Eaux-Chaudes spa village in the Pyrénées National Park, a 10-minute drive from Artouste ski resort. It offers private rooms in the hotel or dormitory...
Located in LarunsRoom from 54 €
Hotel de la Poste - Hotel in LarunsHotel de la Poste     
7.2
Eaux-Bonnes
Situated a 10-minute drive for the Pyrenées Natural Park, Hotel de la Poste features a bar, restaurant and a terrace. A game room and a lounge with a TV are at your disposal on site....
Located 3.2 km from LarunsRoom from 53 €

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Best Western Hôtel Continental
Located in the historic district in Pau, this 3-star hotel displays artworks, sculptures and antique furniture. Free Wi-Fi is provided in the stylish guest...
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Vacances, location gites de pêche et de rando. 1200 carpes, 100 esturgeons dans les lacs de pêche
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