Eze tourism and travel guide

Photo of Eze in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Eze: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Eze is one of our favourite villages in the whole of France, with exceptional coast views and a lovely traditional (pedestrianised) village

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Eze. For detailed visitor information see the Eze travel guide.

Eze is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 8 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Eze is 688 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Eze

The Exotic Garden of Eze is a beautiful garden overlooking the Cote d'Azur: The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

Popular places to visit nearby include Villa Kérylos at 4 km and Beaulieu-sur-Mer at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Eze, 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 Eze 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 Eze

Markets in and near Eze

  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (3km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (5km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (13km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (15km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (18km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (25km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (26km)

More information about Eze, Provence

Tourist attractions near Eze, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (23km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (4km)
  • Saorge Monastery (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (4km)
  • Jardin botanique (8km)
  • La citronneraie (13km)
  • Serre de la Madone (13km)
  • Palais Carnolès (13km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (25km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (27km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (36km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (41km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tete de Chien (3km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (8km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (18km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (44km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (5km)
  • Parc Phœnix (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Eze

Canton: Villefranche-sur-Mer

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Eze

from Nice (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 688 km

from Calais: 903 km

from Nice: 8 km

from Bordeaux: 643 km

from Strasbourg: 541 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Beausoleil, Cantaron, Cap Ferrat, Cap-d'Ail, Drap, La Trinite, La Turbie, Monaco, Peillon and Villefranche-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Eze