Roquesteron-Grasse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roquesteron-Grasse in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Gourdon at 17 km from Roquesteron-Grasse

Visit Roquesteron-Grasse: highlights and tourist information

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Roquesteron-Grasse 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 Roquesteron-Grasse in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gourdon at 17 km and Tourrettes-sur-Loup at 18 km.

Roquesteron-Grasse, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south)

Gourdon is practically the archetypal Provencal village, unmissable by you and by the many...

See Gourdon guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

It is the medieval centre and the lovely views that will attract you to...

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The narrow medieval streets and the citadel on the hill above the village are...

See Entrevaux guide


at 18 km (direction south-east)

After exploring the walled historic centre of Vence you can take a stroll to...

See Vence guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 19 km (direction south)

An attractive village with ruins of a castle and fortified walls, and surrounded by...

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide
Fondation Maeght

Fondation Maeght

Museum at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The Fondation Maeght art gallery in Saint-Paul-de-Vence features works by famous modern artists such...

See Fondation Maeght guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

On of the highlights in the pretty village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence is the famous Museum...

See Saint-Paul-de-Vence guide


at 23 km (direction south)

Opio is a tiny village in the hills, with very far-reaching views...

See Opio guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Coaraze guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

Grasse, the perfume capital of France, also has a very extensive old town with...

See Grasse guide


at 25 km (direction south)

Very quiet when we visited, we found Valbonne to be an almost undiscovered small...

See Valbonne guide


Seaside resort at 26 km (direction south-east)

If you visit the resort and beaches of Cagnes-sur-Mer be sure to also explore...

See Cagnes-sur-Mer guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

The arcacded houses around Place des Arcades are the start of your visit to...

See Biot guide


at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the largest towns in France, Nice is also the most visited resort...

See Nice guide

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Map of places to visit near Roquesteron-Grasse


Markets in and near Roquesteron-Grasse

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (13km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (18km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (23km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (24km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (25km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (27km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (28km)

More information about Roquesteron-Grasse, Provence

Tourist attractions near Roquesteron-Grasse, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (35km)
  • Saorge Monastery (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (9km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (24km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (26km)
  • Jardin botanique (28km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (32km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (34km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (39km)
  • La citronneraie (41km)
  • Serre de la Madone (41km)
  • Palais Carnolès (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (17km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (25km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (28km)
  • Tete de Chien (35km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (37km)
  • Lac de Castillon (37km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (37km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (39km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (40km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (41km)
  • Lac d'Allos (47km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (28km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (32km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (49km)

Geography and distances

Roquesteron-Grasse is in the south-east of France at 29 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Roquesteron-Grasse is 659 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Roquesteron-Grasse

Canton: Coursegoules

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Roquesteron-Grasse

from Nice (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 659 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 28 km

from Bordeaux: 612 km

from Strasbourg: 527 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 Roquesteron-Grasse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ascros, Consegudes, Cuebris, Roquesteron, Saint-Antonin and Sigale.

This page in French: Visiter Roquesteron-Grasse