Discover Pau

Pau is a city located in the south of France, close to the border with Spain. It is a picturesque city built on the steep banks of the Gave de Pau river and surrounded by lush green hills. The city's architecture reflects its rich history and cultural diversity, from medieval fortifications to elegant 19th century mansions.

The main attractions for visitors include the Chateau de Pau - a beautiful castle which was once home to King Henri IV; the Musee des Beaux Arts - an art museum exhibiting some fantastic works from local artists; and the Boulevard des Pyrenees, where one can admire panoramic views of mountains along with sweeping vistas of Pau itself. For those looking for outdoor activities, there are plenty of opportunities around Lake Gaston-Lachenal or exploring some excellent nearby hiking trails. There are also numerous restaurants serving traditional Basque cuisine in Pau's attractive old town district.