Roubion tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roubion in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Roubion: highlights and tourist information

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Roubion is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 48 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Roubion is 640 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mercantour National Park at 9 km and Entrevaux at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roubion, 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 Roubion 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 Roubion

Markets in and near Roubion

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (20km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (36km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (41km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (43km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (46km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (46km)

More information about Roubion, Provence

Tourist attractions near Roubion, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (42km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (3km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (33km)
  • Jardin botanique (47km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (49km)
  • Serre de la Madone (50km)
  • Palais Carnolès (50km)
  • La citronneraie (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Lombarde (15km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (24km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (27km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (31km)
  • Lac d'Allos (31km)
  • Col de la Bonette (33km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (39km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (43km)
  • Col d'Allos (43km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (48km)
  • Lac de Castillon (48km)
  • Source - Verdon (48km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (49km)
  • Tete de Chien (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roubion

Canton: Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Roubion

from Nice (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 640 km

from Calais: 856 km

from Nice: 47 km

from Bordeaux: 611 km

from Strasbourg: 502 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beuil, Roure and Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee.

This page in French: Visiter Roubion