Mandelieu-la-Napoule tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mandelieu-la-Napoule in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Mandelieu-la-Napoule: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: While lacking the attractions of the more important Riviera towns, Mandelieu-la-Napoule is well placed to explore the coast around Cannes

Important note

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

Mandelieu-la-Napoule is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 31 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Mandelieu-la-Napoule is 688 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pegomas at 6 km and Cannes at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mandelieu-la-Napoule, 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 Mandelieu-la-Napoule in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Mandelieu-la-Napoule

Markets in and near Mandelieu-la-Napoule

Market days in Mandelieu-la-Napoule: weekly market: Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday;

  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Cannes: market Monday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Cannes: market every day except Monday (6km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (8km)
  • Vallauris: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (12km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (12km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (13km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (15km)

More information about Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Provence

Tourist attractions near Mandelieu-la-Napoule, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (17km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (21km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (6km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (19km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de la Napoule (3km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (13km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (15km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (29km)
  • Jardin botanique (32km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (35km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (45km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (16km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (28km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (33km)
  • Tete de Chien (42km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (46km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (49km)
  • Lac de Castillon (49km)
  • Massif des Maures (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (18km)
  • Parc Phœnix (26km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mandelieu-la-Napoule

Canton: Mandelieu-Cannes-Ouest

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Mandelieu-la-Napoule

from Nice (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 688 km

from Calais: 908 km

from Nice: 32 km

from Bordeaux: 616 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

Mandelieu-la-Napoule 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 Mandelieu-la-Napoule from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auribeau-sur-Siagne, Cannes, La Roquette-sur-Siagne, Mougins, Pegomas, Tanneron and Theoule-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Mandelieu-la-Napoule