Drap tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Eze at 4 km from Drap

Visit Drap: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Eze at 4 km and The Jardin Exotique d'Eze at 4 km.

Drap, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Eze guide
The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

Garden at 4 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide


at 5 km (direction south)

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

See Villefranche-sur-Mer guide


at 6 km (direction south)

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

See Beaulieu-sur-Mer guide


at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Peillon guide
Villa Kérylos

Villa Kérylos

at 6 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Villa Kérylos guide
Villa Ephrussi

Villa Ephrussi

at 6 km (direction south)

Villa Ephrussi is an beautiful villa with views across the Riviera, impressive...

See Villa Ephrussi guide
La Turbie

La Turbie

at 7 km (direction east)

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

See La Turbie guide


at 7 km (direction south-west)

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

See Nice guide


at 7 km (direction east)

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

See Monaco guide
The Jardin Exotique de Monaco

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco

Garden at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

Stunning exotic garden overlooking Monaco and the Cote d'Azur...

See The Jardin Exotique de Monaco guide
Cap Ferrat

Cap Ferrat

at 8 km (direction south)

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

See Cap Ferrat guide


at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Peille guide


at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Gorbio guide

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Markets in and near Drap

  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (5km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (6km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (15km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (17km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (25km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (26km)

More information about Drap, Provence

Tourist attractions near Drap, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (22km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (7km)
  • Saorge Monastery (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (34km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (6km)
  • Jardin botanique (7km)
  • Palais Carnolès (15km)
  • La citronneraie (15km)
  • Serre de la Madone (15km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (23km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (25km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (34km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (40km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Gairaut (5km)
  • Tete de Chien (7km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (15km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (41km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (42km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (7km)
  • Parc Phœnix (13km)

Geography and distances

Drap is in the south-east of France at 8 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Drap is 683 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Drap

Canton: Contes

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Drap

from Nice (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 683 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 7 km

from Bordeaux: 640 km

from Strasbourg: 538 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 Drap from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Blausasc, Cantaron, Eze, Falicon, La Trinite, Peillon, Tourrette-Levens and Villefranche-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Drap