Le Château de Gramont

The magnificent Gramont castle, a listed Historical Monument, has been consolidated after years of restoration work. The lords of Gramont built Bidache castle between the 14th and 15th century on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Bidouze river.

The castle was burned down in 1523 by Charles Qunt's armies. However, the lords of Gramont rebuilt the castle by preserving its surviving medieval elements. They crafted a luxurious castle embellished until the 18th century. A second fire in 1796 let the castle imposing remains.

Today, it opens its doors to reveal itself in all its beauty. A unique panorama of the Bidouze valley and the backdrop of the Pyrenees awaits you at the top of the 15th century dungeon.

Discover a continuous exhibition in the dungeon; guided tours departing from the Tourism Office; In summer, night tours with torches and equestrian exhibitions. Free grassy esplanade.

Useful information

Groups welcome :
  • Yes
Individual visits - average duration of the visit :
  • Individual visits - average duration of the visit : 45
Group visits - average length of visit :
  • Group visits - average length of visit : 95
Visitation languages :
  • French
Information on visits :
  • Information on visits : Animaux acceptés en laisse
Language (s) practiced :
  • French
  • Spanish
Link (s) to Virtual Tour :
Accepted animals :
  • Yes
Conditions of visit :
  • Guided tours
Accessible to people with reduced mobility :
  • Yes
Location :
  • Shops
  • In the village
  • In the country
  • Accessible on foot from the tourist office
Classification of the site / monument :
  • Registered monuments and sites
Type of heritage :
  • Historic site and monument
Type of site / monument :
  • Château

Customers' opinion

Allée de Gramont D411 64520 BIDACHE

Phone : +33 5 59 56 03 49