Lantosque tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Coaraze at 12 km from Lantosque

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 12 km and Sospel cathedral at 15 km.

Lantosque, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction south)

Coaraze is one of several picturesque villages in the mountains north of Nice that...

See Coaraze guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 15 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral in Sospel is an impressive example of baroque architecture in a small...

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at 15 km (direction south-east)

Between Menton and the mountains, the river and fortified bridge are a very scenic...

See Sospel guide


at 17 km (direction east)

One of the most impressive towns in the Upper Roya valley, Breil-sur-Roya has several...

See Breil-sur-Roya guide


at 19 km (direction east)

The village of Saorge is spread along a high ridge, with dramatic views to...

See Saorge guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Peille guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Peillon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-east)

Sainte-Agnes is the highest coastal village in Europe, 800 metres above sea-level and close...

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at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Gorbio guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

Castellar is a small 15th century village in the hills above Menton with various...

See Castellar guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

Within the eastern Mercantour National Park, Tende is a very unspoiled and traditional mountain...

See Tende guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Monaco guide
La Turbie

La Turbie

at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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La Brigue

La Brigue

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

La Brigue is a small, pleasant town to explore, and nearby visit the Sanctuary...

See La Brigue guide

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Map of places to visit near Lantosque


Markets in and near Lantosque

  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (17km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (23km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (26km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (27km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (30km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (30km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (33km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (35km)

More information about Lantosque, Provence

Tourist attractions near Lantosque, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (19km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (22km)
  • Serre de la Madone (27km)
  • Palais Carnolès (27km)
  • La citronneraie (27km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (29km)
  • Jardin botanique (30km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (31km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (46km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Gelas (18km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (18km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (27km)
  • Tete de Chien (28km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (28km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (28km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (53km)
  • Col de la Bonette (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (32km)
  • Parc Phœnix (35km)

Geography and distances

Lantosque is in the south-east of France at 31 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Lantosque is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lantosque

Canton: Lantosque

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Lantosque

from Nice (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 30 km

from Bordeaux: 634 km

from Strasbourg: 514 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 Lantosque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belvedere, La Bollene-Vesubie and Roquebilliere.

This page in French: Visiter Lantosque