At the confluence of the Aspe and Ossau gaves, Oloron-Sainte-Marie has a rich history and heritage from the historic districts of Sainte-Marie, Sainte-Croix and Notre-Dame. There is nothing better than to stroll through the streets of the city according to one's desires, the places of the city to visit :
- The Cathedral of St. Mary, inscribed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is one of the most remarkable buildings on the roads to Santiago de Compostela.
- The Sainte-Croix district, on the heights of the city (the Tour de Grède, the Bellevue walk along the ramparts)
- La Villa d'Art et d'Histoire (The Villa of Art and History) which shows all the facets of the culture and traditions of Bearnaise.
- As for the greediest, they will prefer to wander around the chocolate factory store Lindt!!