Many of Pyrenees Atlantiques’s highlights are located within easy driving distance of Geus-d'Oloron, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Oloron Cathedral and the much-loved Pau-Artiguelouve Golf Club. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Sarrance Monastic Church and the Chateau de Sauveterre-de-Bearn.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the atmosphere of the Musee des Beaux-Arts in Pau, Musee Bernadotte and the Musee Jeanne d'Albret in Orthez. Go and see a live performance at the Zenith de Pau in Pau.
When it’s time escape the city, head to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. Visitors of all ages enjoy destinations such as Beaumont Park in Pau. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-tended gardens.
Visitors to the Geus-d'Oloron area should not miss out on the Chateau de Pau in Pau. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like the Church of Saint-Martin in Pau. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, don't miss Tour Moncade in Orthez.
Take a break from sightseeing and play a game of golf at the Pau Golf Club in Billere.
If you're crazy about sports, you’ll enjoy seeing Geus-d'Oloron favorites, the Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez, doing battle in nearby Palais de Sports de Pau, Pau. On game days follow the river of green and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local basketball lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Geus-d'Oloron, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The All Suites Appart Hotel Pau, the Brit Hotel Bosquet, Pau and the Novotel Pau Lescar are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.