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Malaussene tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Coaraze at 15 km from Malaussene

Visit Malaussene: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 15 km and Vence at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

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



Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Coaraze guide


at 23 km (direction south)

After exploring the walled historic centre of Vence you can take a...

See Vence guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

It is the medieval centre and the lovely views...

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide
Fondation Maeght

Fondation Maeght

Museum at 25 km (direction south)

The Fondation Maeght art gallery in Saint-Paul-de-Vence features works by...

See Fondation Maeght guide


at 26 km (direction south)

On of the highlights in the pretty village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence...

See Saint-Paul-de-Vence guide


at 26 km (direction west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the...

See Entrevaux guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Peille guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction east)

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

See Sospel cathedral guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Gourdon guide


at 26 km (direction east)

Between Menton and the mountains, the river and fortified bridge...

See Sospel guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Peillon is a small village, but the picturesque cobbled...

See Peillon guide
Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

The National Park of Mercantour, in the Alps near the...

See Mercantour National Park guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Nice guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide

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

Map of places to visit near Malaussene


Markets in and near Malaussene

  • Carros: market Saturday (16km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (19km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (29km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (29km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (29km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (31km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (33km)

More information about Malaussene, Provence

Tourist attractions near Malaussene, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (30km)
  • Saorge Monastery (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (16km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (18km)
  • Jardin botanique (27km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (30km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (34km)
  • Palais Carnolès (34km)
  • La citronneraie (34km)
  • Serre de la Madone (34km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (39km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (20km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (24km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (29km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (30km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (31km)
  • Tete de Chien (31km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (39km)
  • Lac d'Allos (48km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (48km)
  • Col de la Bonette (51km)
  • Col d'Allos (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (30km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (31km)

Geography and distances

Malaussene is in the south-east of France at 28 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Malaussene is 659 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Malaussene

Canton: Villars-sur-Var

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Malaussene

from Nice (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 659 km

from Calais: 875 km

from Nice: 27 km

from Bordeaux: 620 km

from Strasbourg: 520 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 Malaussene from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bairols, La Tour, Massoins, Pierrefeu, Revest-les-Roches, Toudon, Tourette-du-Chateau, Tournefort and Villars-sur-Var.

This page in French: Visiter Malaussene

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