Falicon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Nice at 5 km from Falicon

Visit Falicon: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Nice at 5 km and Villefranche-sur-Mer at 6 km.

Falicon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Nice

Nice

at 5 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Nice guide
Villefranche-sur-Mer

Villefranche-sur-Mer

at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Villefranche-sur-Mer guide
Beaulieu-sur-Mer

Beaulieu-sur-Mer

at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Beaulieu-sur-Mer guide
Villa Kérylos

Villa Kérylos

at 7 km (direction south-east)

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

See Villa Kérylos guide
 
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The Jardin Exotique d\'Eze

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

Garden at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide
Eze

Eze

at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Eze guide
Villa Ephrussi

Villa Ephrussi

at 7 km (direction south-east)

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

See Villa Ephrussi guide
Cap Ferrat

Cap Ferrat

at 9 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cap Ferrat guide
Peillon

Peillon

at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Peillon guide
La Turbie

La Turbie

at 10 km (direction east)

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

See La Turbie guide
Monaco

Monaco

at 11 km (direction east)

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

See Monaco guide
The Jardin Exotique de Monaco

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco

Garden at 11 km (direction east)

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

See The Jardin Exotique de Monaco guide
Peille

Peille

at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Peille guide
Coaraze

Coaraze

Most Beautiful Village at 13 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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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)

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Tourist attractions near Falicon, France

What to do at Falicon? 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)
  • Serre de la Madone (18km)
  • Palais Carnolès (18km)
  • La citronneraie (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)
 
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Geography and distances

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

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

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