Explore Pau Map and City Guide is an application to facilitate your visit, stay and discovery of Pau. You can search, find and discover places, companies and businesses around you.
- Free of charge
- City map
- Get directions to the places you want to go
- Complete information on thousands of places, tourist sites and points of interest.
- Find the best restaurants, shops, tourist sites, hotels, bars, etc. around you.
Since Explore Pau is a "Find Places Around Me" mobile application, you should use it while visiting Pau. If you want to try it from your current location, you can always install a "Fake GPS" app and setup your new location in the city of Pau.
Pau is a city in southwestern France, set along the Pyrenees mountains’ northern edge approximately 85 km from the Spanish border. A walk along central Pau’s Boulevard des Pyrénées offers countryside views and mountain panoramas on clear days. The boulevard leads up to the castle of Château de Pau, birthplace of King Henry IV of France and Navarre. It now displays tapestries, period furnishings and artworks.
Capital of the Béarn department in the Aquitaine region, Pau is an old royal city beautifully set between the mountains and the ocean, at the extreme southwest tip of France.
It is heir to a rich tradition of tourism dating back to the 19th century, when it was a prestigious resort for aristocrats from around the world.
City of Art and History, Pau has managed to preserve its heritage and boasts magnificent buildings scattered throughout its territory : the national stud farm, different palaces, villas, museums, and a castle.
It is also a very green city, with more than 750 acres of green space, many rare and exotic species.
Today Pau is a destination that is accessible to all. Located not far from the Basque and Landes coast and only 45 minutes from the Pyrenees and its ski resorts, the area is conducive to many sport and leisure activities : hiking, climbing, skiing, surfing, diving, sailing, golfing, spa relaxation...
It is also surrounded by a wealth of quality vineyards, like the Jurançon.
There are many offers to help you discover Pau, including a Gourmand Pass, a "Castle and Little Tourist Train" Pass, a "Three Museum" Pass... Explore Pau just the way you want to!
Enjoy your visit and stay in Pau!