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Castagniers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Castagniers in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Coaraze at 10 km from Castagniers

Visit Castagniers: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 10 km and Nice at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Castagniers, 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 Castagniers in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

Coaraze

Coaraze

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-east)

Coaraze is one of several picturesque villages in the...

See Coaraze guide
Nice

Nice

at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Nice guide
Villefranche-sur-Mer

Villefranche-sur-Mer

at 12 km (direction south-east)

The small harbour town of Villefranche-sur-Mer is in one...

See Villefranche-sur-Mer guide
Vence

Vence

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

After exploring the walled historic centre of Vence you...

See Vence guide
 
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Peillon

Peillon

at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Peillon guide
Beaulieu-sur-Mer

Beaulieu-sur-Mer

at 12 km (direction south-east)

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

See Beaulieu-sur-Mer guide
The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

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

The Exotic Garden of Eze is a beautiful garden overlooking...

See The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide
Eze

Eze

at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

Eze is one of our favourite villages in the...

See Eze guide
Villa Kérylos

Villa Kérylos

at 13 km (direction south-east)

Villa Kerylos is the recreation of a Greek Villa, with mosaics...

See Villa Kérylos guide
Villa Ephrussi

Villa Ephrussi

at 13 km (direction south-east)

Villa Ephrussi is an beautiful villa with views across...

See Villa Ephrussi guide
Saint-Paul-de-Vence

Saint-Paul-de-Vence

at 14 km (direction south-west)

On of the highlights in the pretty village of...

See Saint-Paul-de-Vence guide
Fondation Maeght

Fondation Maeght

Museum at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Fondation Maeght art gallery in Saint-Paul-de-Vence features works by famous...

See Fondation Maeght guide
Peille

Peille

at 14 km (direction east)

Its remote location stops too many tourists reaching Peille...

See Peille guide
Cap Ferrat

Cap Ferrat

at 14 km (direction south-east)

Cap Ferrat has a pretty port, a lovely coast walk...

See Cap Ferrat guide

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

Map of places to visit near Castagniers

 
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Markets in and near Castagniers

  • Carros: market Saturday (3km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (12km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (16km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (22km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (24km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (25km)

More information about Castagniers, Provence

Tourist attractions near Castagniers, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (15km)
  • Saorge Monastery (34km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (32km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (55km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique (10km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (13km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (15km)
  • Palais Carnolès (22km)
  • La citronneraie (22km)
  • Serre de la Madone (22km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (25km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (29km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (35km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Gairaut (6km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (9km)
  • Tete de Chien (15km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (37km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (39km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (13km)
  • Parc Phœnix (14km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (53km)
 
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Geography and distances

Castagniers is in the south-east of France at 11 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Castagniers is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Castagniers

Canton: Levens

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Castagniers

from Nice (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 10 km

from Bordeaux: 632 km

from Strasbourg: 535 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 Castagniers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspremont, Bendejun, Carros, Chateauneuf-Villevieille, Colomars, Falicon, Gattieres, La Roquette-sur-Var, Le Broc, Saint-Blaise, Saint-Martin-du-Var and Tourrette-Levens.

This page in French: Visiter Castagniers

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