Hippodrome de Pau, Pau

4.4
#2 of 6 in Fun & Games in Bearn-Basque Country
Tap into the region's love of speed at Hippodrome de Pau, a 40 hectare (99 acre) horse racing complex that held its first race in 1842. It has been continually upgraded and developed over the years to accommodate a variety of horses and the large numbers of people that come to watch them race. You can become a spectator from one of the 2,500 seats, the cozy hall, or the restaurant. Work out when and for how long to visit Hippodrome de Pau and other Pau attractions using our handy Pau vacation planner.
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  • July 24, 2017
    If you are passionate about racing so it is a place where there are races. Otherwise, go your way.
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  • May 17, 2017
    In family or friends well-being is a nice place I been invited year last by a friend of the owner and I discovered a world quite apart from very good restaurant and for the first time in my life I saw the racing of horses missed Pau 2 or 3rd Racecourse in France
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  • April 12, 2017
    I was invited for a business meeting and I took advantage of the spectacle of racing at lunch time. It was very nice and original.
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  • February 12, 2017
    Very friendly place. Excellent restaurant, reasonable prices, where one is very welcomed and served. The top race days.
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  • December 14, 2016
    A great moment of happiness and relaxation for those who love horses
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  • January 2, 2017
    Always a pleasure to see the races at Pau.
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  • December 8, 2016
    The best Racecourse in France class
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  • July 21, 2016
    Good entertainment
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