A refuge for pilgrimsIn a village in the Béarn hills nestles Lacommande and one of the very rare "Commanderies" still in existence, the Commanderie de Lacommande.
You'll love !
- the Romanesque scuptures in St Blaise Church
- the old cemetry
- trying Jurançon wines
The 12th century church of St Blaise is a little jewel of Romanesque art. Inside, in the apse you will find finely carved capitals representing biblical and mythological scenes and those from daily life.
* A commanderie is where a "commander" or dignitary of some religious and/or military orders were based.