Isola tourism and travel guide

Photo of Isola in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Isola: highlights and tourist information

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Isola is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes, Provence region, in the south-east of France at 57 km from Nice, the department capital. (General information: Isola is 632 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mercantour National Park at 3 km and Entrevaux at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Isola, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Isola in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near Isola

Markets in and near Isola

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (28km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (45km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (46km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (46km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (50km)

More information about Isola, Provence

Tourist attractions to visit near Isola, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Isola and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (46km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (11km) [Map]
  • Le Vallon du Brec (43km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Lombarde (8km) [Map]
  • Caires de Cougourde (24km) [Map]
  • Col de la Bonette (25km) [Map]
  • Col de la Cayolle (26km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Gelas (27km) [Map]
  • Lac d'Allos (28km) [Map]
  • Col d'Allos (39km) [Map]
  • Source - Verdon (43km) [Map]
  • Barrage de Castillon (54km) [Map]
  • Lac de Castillon (54km) [Map]
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (55km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Isola

Canton: Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 06420

Distance to Isola

from Nice (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 632 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 56 km

from Bordeaux: 609 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

Isola is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into Nice airport. Coming from the UK by car the route takes about 12 hours (can be busy in summer). For driving distances to Isola from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Isola): Mercantour National Park.

This page in French: Visitez Isola