Map position of Le Vallon du Brec

You can find details of some of the places we suggest you visit near Le Vallon du Brec below the map...


List of places in distance order

Distances are direct ("as the crow flies") so driving will be further!

Tourrettes-sur-Loup: 9 km

It is the medieval centre and the lovely views that will attract you to the perched village of Tourrettes-sur-Loup

Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide

Vence: 10 km

After exploring the walled historic centre of Vence you can take a stroll to the nearby Matisse Chapel

Vence guide

Gourdon: 10 km

Gourdon is practically the archetypal Provencal village, unmissable by you and by the many thousands of other visitors to the region!

Gourdon guide

Le Bar-sur-Loup: 11 km

An attractive village with ruins of a castle and fortified walls, and surrounded by attractive scenery

Le Bar-sur-Loup guide

Fondation Maeght: 12 km

Fondation Maeght guide

Saint-Paul-de-Vence: 12 km

On of the highlights in the pretty village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence is the famous Museum of Modern Art

Saint-Paul-de-Vence guide

Opio: 15 km

Opio is a tiny village in the hills, with very far-reaching views

Opio guide

Cagnes-sur-Mer: 17 km

If you visit the resort and beaches of Cagnes-sur-Mer be sure to also explore the attractive old village of Haut-de-Cagnes on the hill behind

Cagnes-sur-Mer guide

Valbonne: 17 km

Very quiet when we visited, we found Valbonne to be an almost undiscovered small jewel of a town

Valbonne guide


Grasse: 18 km

Grasse, the perfume capital of France, also has a very extensive old town with tall pastel-painted houses to enjoy

Grasse guide

Biot: 19 km

The arcacded houses around Place des Arcades are the start of your visit to Biot, a picturesque 'perched village' in Provence

Biot guide

Nice: 21 km

One of the largest towns in France, Nice is also the most visited resort and our favourite Riviera resort town in France

Nice guide

Valmasque Parc: 21 km

Its location near Cannes means that Mougins is quite an upmarket town, and the medieval streets lined with art galleries and expensive restaurants

Valmasque Parc guide

Coaraze: 22 km

Coaraze is one of several picturesque villages in the mountains north of Nice that also have stunning views

Coaraze guide

Mougins: 22 km

You will want to pause several times to admire the views across Cannes Bay as you explore the cobbled streets in the centre of Mougins

Mougins guide

Villefranche-sur-Mer: 24 km

The small harbour town of Villefranche-sur-Mer is in one of the loveliest positions on the Cote d'Azur

Villefranche-sur-Mer guide

Pegomas: 24 km

The traditional Provencal town of Pegomas is ideally visited in early spring as part of the Route des Mimosas

Pegomas guide

Antibes: 25 km

One of the most picturesque towns on the Riviera, Antibes also has a very lively town centre and a lovely market

Antibes guide

Beaulieu-sur-Mer: 25 km

One of the more low-key riviera resorts, Beaulieu-sur-Mer is a pleasant place to take a promenade and to visit Villa Kérylos, a recreation of a 2nd century Greek villa

Beaulieu-sur-Mer guide

Villa Ephrussi: 25 km

Villa Ephrussi is an beautiful villa with views across the Riviera, impressive architecture and extensive gardens

Villa Ephrussi guide

Juan-les-Pins: 25 km

A short distance west of Antibes, Juan-les-Pins is one of the liveliest resorts in the riviera

Juan-les-Pins guide

Villa Kérylos: 25 km

Villa Kerylos is the recreation of a Greek Villa, with mosaics and frescoes, built on the Riviera in the early 20th century

Villa Kérylos guide

Entrevaux: 25 km

The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the village are among the highlights in Entrevaux

Entrevaux guide

Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne: 26 km

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might be combined with a trip to the nearby caves - Grottes de Saint Cézaire

Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide

Cap Ferrat: 26 km

Cap Ferrat has a pretty port, a lovely coast walk and the Ville Ephrussi among its highlights

Cap Ferrat guide

Tanneron: 26 km

Tanneron itself is a small village, often visited by those enjoying the leisure lake at nearby Lac de Saint Cassein

Tanneron guide

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze: 26 km

The Exotic Garden of Eze is a beautiful garden overlooking the Cote d'Azur

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide

Eze: 27 km

Eze is one of our favourite villages in the whole of France, with exceptional coast views and a lovely traditional (pedestrianised) village

Eze guide

Cannes: 27 km

Even without the famous film festival, the town and harbour area of Cannes would ensure its popularity

Cannes guide

Peillon: 27 km

Peillon is a small village, but the picturesque cobbled streets and the stunning views make a visit very worthwhile

Peillon guide

Cap d'Antibes: 28 km

The Cap d'Antibes peninsula is a tranquil region between Antibes and Juan-les-Pins, with a nice coast path and public gardens

Cap d'Antibes guide

Peille: 29 km

Its remote location stops too many tourists reaching Peille but make the effort and you will discover a charming little medieval village

Peille guide

Mons: 29 km

The elevated position of Mons, at 800 metres altitude, means the views across the Mediterranean stretch an extraordinary distance

Mons guide

Mandelieu-la-Napoule: 29 km

While lacking the attractions of the more important Riviera towns, Mandelieu-la-Napoule is well placed to explore the coast around Cannes

Mandelieu-la-Napoule guide

La Turbie: 29 km

The small village of La Turbie developed in medieval times, or earlier, around the imposing monument called the Trophy des Alpes

La Turbie guide

Montauroux: 30 km

Most visitors will combine a trip to Montauroux with some time at the leisure Lake of Saint-Cassien nearby

Montauroux guide

Monaco: 30 km

The Municipality of Monaco, with high-rise blocks squeezed onto every square inch, is a remarkable sight here on the riviera

Monaco guide

Callian: 30 km

You might lose all sense of orientation in the winding streets of Callian- keep going uphill and eventually you will reach the castle!

Callian guide

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco: 30 km

Stunning exotic garden overlooking Monaco and the Cote d'Azur

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco guide

Gorbio: 32 km

You should visit the quiet village of Gorbio as much for the scenery as the pretty historic village itself

Gorbio guide

Theoule-sur-Mer: 33 km

The resort at Theoule-sur-Mer is on the coast near Cannes, and is a cheaper alternative to staying at Cannes or Nice

Theoule-sur-Mer guide

Tourrettes: 33 km

The small village of Tourrettes is one of several perched villages in the Pays de Fayence region of Provence

Tourrettes guide

Sainte-Agnes: 33 km

Sainte-Agnes is the highest coastal village in Europe, 800 metres above sea-level and close to Menton - although the road here is rather steep and winding!

Sainte-Agnes guide

Sospel: 34 km

Between Menton and the mountains, the river and fortified bridge are a very scenic part of the town of Sospel

Sospel guide

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin: 34 km

Medieval Roquebrune village and the coastal Cap Martin combine to make Roquebrune-Cap-Martin one of the most desirable locations on the Riviera

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin guide

Fayence: 34 km

Fayence itself is a pleasant, unspoiled small town and well placed to explore the pretty villages of the Pays de Fayence region

Fayence guide

Annot: 36 km

The small village of Annot is most unusual, being built around great boulders in the heart of the village

Annot guide

Seillans: 37 km

The village of Seillans is a perched village in the Pays de Fayence region of Provence, now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France'

Seillans guide

Massif de l'Esterel: 37 km

The Massif d'Esterel is a substantial region of countryside on the riviera with hiking trails through the red-rock scenery

Massif de l'Esterel guide

Bagnols-en-Foret: 40 km

Bagnols-en-Foret is a pleasant town close to the popular Gorges of the Blavet River

Bagnols-en-Foret guide