Bouyon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bouyon: highlights and tourist information

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Bouyon is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 19 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Bouyon is 668 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vence at 11 km and Tourrettes-sur-Loup at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bouyon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Alpes-Maritimes

Map of places to visit near Bouyon

Markets in and near Bouyon

  • Carros: market Saturday (7km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (18km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (20km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (21km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (22km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (23km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (25km)

More information about Bouyon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Bouyon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bouyon.


  • Marineland d'Antibes (23km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (24km)
  • Saorge Monastery (39km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (32km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (53km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (7km)
  • Jardin botanique (18km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (22km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (24km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (27km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (30km)
  • Palais Carnolès (31km)
  • La citronneraie (31km)
  • Serre de la Madone (31km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (8km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (15km)
  • Tete de Chien (25km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (31km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (39km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (39km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (19km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (22km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouyon

Canton: Coursegoules

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bouyon

from Nice (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 668 km

from Calais: 885 km

from Nice: 18 km

from Bordeaux: 622 km

from Strasbourg: 531 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bezaudun-les-Alpes, Bonson, Carros, Consegudes, Gilette, Le Broc, Les Ferres, Pierrefeu and Saint-Martin-du-Var.

This page in French: Visiter Bouyon