Falicon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Falicon: highlights and tourist information

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Falicon is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 6 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Falicon is 682 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nice at 5 km and Villefranche-sur-Mer at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Falicon, 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 Falicon 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 Falicon

Markets in and near Falicon

  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (6km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (6km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (14km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (18km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (23km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (25km)

More information about Falicon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Falicon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (19km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (10km)
  • Saorge Monastery (34km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (31km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (55km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique (5km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (7km)
  • Palais Carnolès (18km)
  • La citronneraie (18km)
  • Serre de la Madone (18km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (19km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (23km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (31km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (37km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Gairaut (2km)
  • Tete de Chien (10km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (11km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (39km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (42km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (8km)
  • Parc Phœnix (10km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (53km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Falicon

Canton: Nice 13e Canton

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Falicon

from Nice (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 682 km

from Calais: 898 km

from Nice: 5 km

from Bordeaux: 636 km

from Strasbourg: 539 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspremont, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Cantaron, Castagniers, Colomars, Drap, La Trinite, Nice, Tourrette-Levens and Villefranche-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Falicon