Moulinet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Moulinet in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Sospel at 8 km from Moulinet

Visit Moulinet: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Sospel at 8 km and Sospel cathedral at 8 km.

Moulinet, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sospel guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 8 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 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 15 km (direction south)

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

See Peille guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Gorbio guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

The beautiful town of Menton, on the slopes of a hill near the Italian...

See Menton guide
Basilica of Saint-Michael the Archangel in Menton

Basilica of Saint-Michael the Archangel in Menton

Church at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

The basilica of Saint-Michael the archangel in Menton is a baroque style church built...

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at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

Medieval Roquebrune village and the coastal Cap Martin combine to make Roquebrune-Cap-Martin one of...

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at 21 km (direction south)

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

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Map of places to visit near Moulinet


Markets in and near Moulinet

  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (8km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (20km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (21km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (25km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (27km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (28km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (35km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (37km)

More information about Moulinet, Provence

Tourist attractions near Moulinet, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (12km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Serre de la Madone (20km)
  • Palais Carnolès (20km)
  • La citronneraie (20km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (28km)
  • Jardin botanique (29km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (31km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (34km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (46km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Gelas (20km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (22km)
  • Tete de Chien (23km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (26km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (31km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (29km)
  • Parc Phœnix (34km)

Geography and distances

Moulinet is in the south-east of France at 30 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Moulinet is 670 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Moulinet

Canton: Sospel

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Moulinet

from Nice (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 670 km

from Calais: 884 km

from Nice: 29 km

from Bordeaux: 642 km

from Strasbourg: 517 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 Moulinet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found no other towns and villages within

This page in French: Visiter Moulinet