Roquebrune-Cap-Martin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Roquebrune-Cap-Martin: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Medieval Roquebrune village and the coastal Cap Martin combine to make Roquebrune-Cap-Martin one of the most desirable locations on the Riviera

Important note

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

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 18 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Roquebrune-Cap-Martin is 690 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorbio at 4 km and Sainte-Agnes at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, 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 Roquebrune-Cap-Martin 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 Roquebrune-Cap-Martin

Markets in and near Roquebrune-Cap-Martin

  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (3km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (13km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (14km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (20km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (25km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (28km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (34km)

More information about Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, Provence

Tourist attractions near Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (6km)
  • Saorge Monastery (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La citronneraie (3km)
  • Serre de la Madone (3km)
  • Palais Carnolès (3km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (14km)
  • Jardin botanique (18km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (34km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (35km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (46km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (48km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tete de Chien (6km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (17km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (27km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (41km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (14km)
  • Parc Phœnix (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roquebrune-Cap-Martin

Canton: Menton-Ouest

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Roquebrune-Cap-Martin

from Nice (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 690 km

from Calais: 904 km

from Nice: 18 km

from Bordeaux: 651 km

from Strasbourg: 537 km

Getting here

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin 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 Roquebrune-Cap-Martin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beausoleil, Castellar, Gorbio, La Turbie, Menton, Monaco, Peille and Sainte-Agnes.

This page in French: Visiter Roquebrune-Cap-Martin