Boulevard des Pyrenees, Pau

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Historic Walking Area · Landmark
With buildings on the northern side only, Boulevard des Pyrenees overlooks the Gave de Pau to its south and offers views of the Pyrénées. Along the street, placards offer details on each mountain you see. The boulevard runs about .75 km (about .5 mi) linking the Parc du Beaumont to the Chateau de Pau, forming the southern edge of the town’s center. At the street's midpoint, you can descend into the valley below, which links the center of town to the local railway station. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Pau holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Boulevard des Pyrenees and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • A very nice walk with a wonderful view of the mountains, go on a clear day though because otherwise you will not see the mountains and half of the experience will be gone. If you look carefully there....  more »
  • nothing more to add to the title, assuming it's not foggy or raining! There's a number of bars that on a clear day have possibly the best views in the area  more »

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