Coursegoules tourism and travel guide

Photo of Coursegoules in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Tourrettes-sur-Loup at 9 km from Coursegoules

Visit Coursegoules: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Tourrettes-sur-Loup at 9 km and Gourdon at 10 km.

Coursegoules, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

It is the medieval centre and the lovely views that will attract you to...

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

See Gourdon guide


at 10 km (direction south-east)

After exploring the walled historic centre of Vence you can take a stroll to...

See Vence guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide
Fondation Maeght

Fondation Maeght

Museum at 12 km (direction south-east)

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

See Fondation Maeght guide


at 13 km (direction south-east)

On of the highlights in the pretty village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence is the famous Museum...

See Saint-Paul-de-Vence guide


at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Opio guide


Seaside resort at 17 km (direction south-east)

If you visit the resort and beaches of Cagnes-sur-Mer be sure to also explore...

See Cagnes-sur-Mer guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

Very quiet when we visited, we found Valbonne to be an almost undiscovered small...

See Valbonne guide


at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

See Grasse guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

The arcacded houses around Place des Arcades are the start of your visit to...

See Biot guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Nice guide
Valmasque Parc

Valmasque Parc

at 21 km (direction south)

Valmasque Parc is a tranquil park of trees and picnic areas...

See Valmasque Parc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Coaraze guide

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Map of places to visit near Coursegoules


Markets in and near Coursegoules

  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (12km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (17km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (17km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (18km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (19km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (20km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (21km)

More information about Coursegoules, Provence

Tourist attractions near Coursegoules, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (29km)
  • Saorge Monastery (46km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (27km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (0km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (17km)
  • Jardin botanique (21km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (25km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (25km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (31km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (33km)
  • Palais Carnolès (37km)
  • La citronneraie (37km)
  • Serre de la Madone (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (9km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (19km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (24km)
  • Tete de Chien (30km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (40km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (42km)
  • Lac de Castillon (42km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (45km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (20km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (25km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (43km)

Geography and distances

Coursegoules is in the south-east of France at 21 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Coursegoules is 668 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Coursegoules

Canton: Coursegoules

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Coursegoules

from Nice (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 668 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 21 km

from Bordeaux: 617 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 Coursegoules from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bezaudun-les-Alpes, Consegudes, Courmes and Les Ferres.

This page in French: Visiter Coursegoules