Bendejun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bendejun in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Coaraze at 3 km from Bendejun

Visit Bendejun: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 3 km and Peille at 9 km.

Bendejun, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 3 km (direction )

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

See Coaraze guide


at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Peille guide


at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Peillon guide


at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

Eze is one of our favourite villages in the whole of France, with exceptional...

See Eze guide
The Jardin Exotique d\'Eze

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

Garden at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide
La Turbie

La Turbie

at 13 km (direction south-east)

The small village of La Turbie developed in medieval times, or earlier, around the...

See La Turbie guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Sospel cathedral guide


at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Gorbio guide


at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Sospel guide


at 13 km (direction south-east)

The Municipality of Monaco, with high-rise blocks squeezed onto every square inch, is a...

See Monaco guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Sainte-Agnes guide


at 14 km (direction south)

The small harbour town of Villefranche-sur-Mer is in one of the loveliest positions on...

See Villefranche-sur-Mer guide


at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

One of the more low-key riviera resorts, Beaulieu-sur-Mer is a pleasant place to take...

See Beaulieu-sur-Mer guide


at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

One of the largest towns in France, Nice is also the most visited resort...

See Nice guide

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Map of places to visit near Bendejun


Markets in and near Bendejun

  • Carros: market Saturday (10km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (14km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (15km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (18km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (20km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (21km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (22km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (31km)

More information about Bendejun, Provence

Tourist attractions near Bendejun, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (28km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (13km)
  • Saorge Monastery (27km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (63km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique (15km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (16km)
  • La citronneraie (18km)
  • Serre de la Madone (18km)
  • Palais Carnolès (18km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (21km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (31km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (33km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (36km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Gairaut (11km)
  • Tete de Chien (14km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (16km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (33km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (34km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (43km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (16km)
  • Parc Phœnix (19km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (60km)

Geography and distances

Bendejun is in the south-east of France at 15 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Bendejun is 675 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bendejun

Canton: Contes

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bendejun

from Nice (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 890 km

from Nice: 15 km

from Bordeaux: 636 km

from Strasbourg: 529 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 Bendejun from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspremont, Berre-les-Alpes, Blausasc, Castagniers, Chateauneuf-Villevieille, Coaraze, Contes, Levens, Luceram, Saint-Blaise, Touet-de-l'Escarene and Tourrette-Levens.

This page in French: Visiter Bendejun