Pegomas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pegomas in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Pegomas: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The traditional Provencal town of Pegomas is ideally visited in early spring as part of the Route des Mimosas

Important note

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

Pegomas is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 29 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Pegomas is 683 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mougins at 5 km and Mandelieu-la-Napoule at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Pegomas

Markets in and near Pegomas

  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (4km)
  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (7km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (7km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (8km)
  • Cannes: market Monday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Cannes: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Vallauris: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (13km)

More information about Pegomas, Provence

Tourist attractions near Pegomas, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (16km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (24km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (8km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (8km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (8km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (15km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (24km)
  • Jardin botanique (29km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (34km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (12km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (24km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (31km)
  • Tete de Chien (41km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (42km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (45km)
  • Lac de Castillon (45km)
  • Massif des Maures (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (21km)
  • Parc Phœnix (24km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pegomas

Canton: Grasse-Sud

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pegomas

from Nice (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 683 km

from Calais: 902 km

from Nice: 29 km

from Bordeaux: 614 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

Pegomas 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 Pegomas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auribeau-sur-Siagne, La Roquette-sur-Siagne, Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Mouans-Sartoux, Mougins, Peymeinade, Speracedes and Tanneron.

This page in French: Visiter Pegomas