Belvedere tourism and travel guide

Photo of Belvedere in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Coaraze at 17 km from Belvedere

Visit Belvedere: highlights and tourist information

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Belvedere 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 Belvedere in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 17 km and Breil-sur-Roya at 18 km.

Belvedere, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south)

Coaraze is one of several picturesque villages in the mountains north of Nice that...

See Coaraze guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the most impressive towns in the Upper Roya valley, Breil-sur-Roya has several...

See Breil-sur-Roya guide


at 18 km (direction south-east)

Between Menton and the mountains, the river and fortified bridge are a very scenic...

See Sospel guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 18 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral in Sospel is an impressive example of baroque architecture in a small...

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at 19 km (direction east)

The village of Saorge is spread along a high ridge, with dramatic views to...

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at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Within the eastern Mercantour National Park, Tende is a very unspoiled and traditional mountain...

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La Brigue

La Brigue

at 24 km (direction east)

La Brigue is a small, pleasant town to explore, and nearby visit the Sanctuary...

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at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

Its remote location stops too many tourists reaching Peille but make the effort and...

See Peille guide
Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The National Park of Mercantour, in the Alps near the Italian border, includes the...

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Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

Sainte-Agnes is the highest coastal village in Europe, 800 metres above sea-level and close...

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at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

Peillon is a small village, but the picturesque cobbled streets and the stunning views...

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at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

You should visit the quiet village of Gorbio as much for the scenery as...

See Gorbio guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

Castellar is a small 15th century village in the hills above Menton with various...

See Castellar guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

Medieval Roquebrune village and the coastal Cap Martin combine to make Roquebrune-Cap-Martin one of...

See Roquebrune-Cap-Martin guide

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Map of places to visit near Belvedere


Markets in and near Belvedere

  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (18km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (23km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (27km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (30km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (34km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (35km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (35km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (39km)

More information about Belvedere, Provence

Tourist attractions near Belvedere, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (19km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (20km)
  • La citronneraie (30km)
  • Serre de la Madone (30km)
  • Palais Carnolès (30km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (33km)
  • Jardin botanique (35km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (35km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Gelas (13km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (14km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (25km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (31km)
  • Tete de Chien (32km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (33km)
  • Col de la Bonette (54km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (36km)
  • Parc Phœnix (39km)

Geography and distances

Belvedere is in the south-east of France at 36 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Belvedere is 659 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Belvedere

Canton: Roquebillière

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Belvedere

from Nice (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 659 km

from Calais: 873 km

from Nice: 35 km

from Bordeaux: 633 km

from Strasbourg: 509 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 Belvedere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Bollene-Vesubie, Lantosque, Roquebilliere and Venanson.

This page in French: Visiter Belvedere