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Escragnolles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Escragnolles in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Mons at 7 km from Escragnolles

Visit Escragnolles: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Mons at 7 km and Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

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



at 7 km (direction west-south-west), in the Var department

The elevated position of Mons, at 800 metres altitude, means the...

See Mons guide


at 9 km (direction south)

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might...

See Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide


at 12 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

You might lose all sense of orientation in the winding streets...

See Callian guide


at 12 km (direction south), in the Var department

Most visitors will combine a trip to Montauroux with some time...

See Montauroux guide


at 13 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

The small village of Tourrettes is one of several...

See Tourrettes guide


at 14 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

Fayence itself is a pleasant, unspoiled small town and well...

See Fayence guide


at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Grasse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-south-west), in the Var department

The village of Seillans is a perched village in...

See Seillans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction east)

Gourdon is practically the archetypal Provencal village, unmissable by...

See Gourdon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west), in the Var department

More than 1000 metres above sea-level, it is no surprise that the...

See Bargeme guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 17 km (direction east)

An attractive village with ruins of a castle and...

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

Tanneron is a small village, often visited by those enjoying the leisure...

See Tanneron guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

Opio is a tiny village in the hills, with very...

See Opio guide


at 19 km (direction south-east)

The traditional Provencal town of Pegomas is ideally visited in early...

See Pegomas guide

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

Map of places to visit near Escragnolles


Markets in and near Escragnolles

  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (7km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (12km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (14km)
  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (19km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (21km)
  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (25km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)

More information about Escragnolles, Provence

Tourist attractions near Escragnolles, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (30km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (34km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (33km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (34km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (13km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (22km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (26km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (32km)
  • Jardin botanique (39km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (44km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (8km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (23km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (26km)
  • Lac de Castillon (26km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (29km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (29km)
  • Parc Phœnix (36km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (44km)

Geography and distances

Escragnolles is in the south-east of France at 39 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Escragnolles is 664 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Escragnolles

Canton: Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Escragnolles

from Nice (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 884 km

from Nice: 39 km

from Bordeaux: 598 km

from Strasbourg: 545 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 Escragnolles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andon, Caille, Mons, Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey and Seranon.

This page in French: Visiter Escragnolles

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