Roure tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roure in Alpes-Maritimes

Visit Roure: highlights and tourist information

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Roure is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 46 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Roure is 642 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mercantour National Park at 8 km and Entrevaux at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roure, 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 Roure 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 Roure

Markets in and near Roure

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (21km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (35km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (38km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (40km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (46km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (47km)

More information about Roure, Provence

Tourist attractions near Roure, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (39km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (0km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (33km)
  • Jardin botanique (45km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (48km)
  • Serre de la Madone (48km)
  • Palais Carnolès (48km)
  • La citronneraie (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Lombarde (13km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (21km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (24km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (33km)
  • Lac d'Allos (34km)
  • Col de la Bonette (35km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (38km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (42km)
  • Col d'Allos (46km)
  • Tete de Chien (47km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (50km)
  • Lac de Castillon (50km)
  • Source - Verdon (50km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roure

Canton: Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Roure

from Nice (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 642 km

from Calais: 857 km

from Nice: 45 km

from Bordeaux: 614 km

from Strasbourg: 502 km

Getting here

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

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

This page in French: Visiter Roure