Pierrefeu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pierrefeu: highlights and tourist information

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Pierrefeu is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 25 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Pierrefeu is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vence at 17 km and Coaraze at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pierrefeu, 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 Pierrefeu 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 Pierrefeu

Markets in and near Pierrefeu

  • Carros: market Saturday (13km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (24km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (27km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (27km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (27km)

More information about Pierrefeu, Provence

Tourist attractions near Pierrefeu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (29km)
  • Saorge Monastery (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (9km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (24km)
  • Jardin botanique (24km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (27km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (28km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (33km)
  • Palais Carnolès (36km)
  • La citronneraie (36km)
  • Serre de la Madone (36km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (15km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (21km)
  • Tete de Chien (30km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (33km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (36km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (37km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (37km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (43km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (44km)
  • Lac de Castillon (44km)
  • Lac d'Allos (50km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (25km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (28km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pierrefeu

Canton: Roquesteron

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pierrefeu

from Nice (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 879 km

from Nice: 24 km

from Bordeaux: 618 km

from Strasbourg: 526 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ascros, Bouyon, Consegudes, Cuebris, Les Ferres, Malaussene, Revest-les-Roches, Toudon and Tourette-du-Chateau.

This page in French: Visiter Pierrefeu