Andon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Mons at 11 km from Andon

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Andon is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Andon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mons at 11 km and Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne at 14 km.

Andon, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Mons

Mons

at 11 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

The elevated position of Mons, at 800 metres altitude, means the views across the...

See Mons guide
Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne

Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne

at 14 km (direction south)

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might be combined with a trip...

See Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide
Gourdon

Gourdon

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

Gourdon is practically the archetypal Provencal village, unmissable by you and by the many...

See Gourdon guide
Grasse

Grasse

at 17 km (direction south-east)

Grasse, the perfume capital of France, also has a very extensive old town with...

See Grasse guide
 
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Callian

Callian

at 17 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

You might lose all sense of orientation in the winding streets of Callian- keep...

See Callian guide
Montauroux

Montauroux

at 17 km (direction south), in the Var department

Most visitors will combine a trip to Montauroux with some time at the leisure...

See Montauroux guide
Bargeme

Bargeme

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west-south-west), in the Var department

More than 1000 metres above sea-level, it is no surprise that the views are...

See Bargeme guide
Tourrettes

Tourrettes

at 18 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

The small village of Tourrettes is one of several perched villages in the Pays...

See Tourrettes guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide
Fayence

Fayence

at 18 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

Fayence itself is a pleasant, unspoiled small town and well placed to explore the...

See Fayence guide
Seillans

Seillans

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

The village of Seillans is a perched village in the Pays de Fayence region...

See Seillans guide
Entrevaux

Entrevaux

at 20 km (direction south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the village are...

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Opio

Opio

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Opio guide
Tanneron

Tanneron

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

Tanneron is a small village, often visited by those enjoying the leisure lake at...

See Tanneron guide

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Markets in and near Andon

  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (10km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (16km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (17km)
  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (22km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (23km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (23km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (23km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)

More information about Andon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Andon, France

What to do at Andon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Andon.

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (32km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (38km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (38km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (39km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (16km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (21km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (30km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (34km)
  • Jardin botanique (39km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (43km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (13km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (21km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (23km)
  • Lac de Castillon (23km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (28km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (38km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (33km)
  • Parc Phœnix (36km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Andon is in the south-east of France at 40 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Andon is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Andon

Canton: Saint-Auban

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Andon

from Nice (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 880 km

from Nice: 39 km

from Bordeaux: 598 km

from Strasbourg: 540 km

Getting here

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 Andon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caille and Escragnolles.

This page in French: Visiter Andon