Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Mercantour National Park at 16 km from Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee

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Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee 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 Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mercantour National Park at 16 km and Vallee de l\'Ubaye at 24 km.

Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

The National Park of Mercantour, in the Alps near the Italian border, includes the...

See Mercantour National Park guide
Vallee de l\'Ubaye

Vallee de l'Ubaye

Scenery at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Starting near the Lac de Poncon, the Vallée de l'Ubaye is one of the...

See Vallee de l'Ubaye guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

In the mountain village of Colmars highlights include the Fort de Savoie and fortified...

See Colmars-les-Alpes guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Barcelonnette has an attractive town centre, and also a good number of substantial 'Mexican...

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at 35 km (direction south-south-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 38 km (direction south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The small village of Annot is most unusual, being built around great boulders in...

See Annot guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

In the mountain village of Seyne you can see various parts of the medieval...

See Seyne-les-Alpes guide


at 48 km (direction north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time as the...

See Embrun guide


at 52 km (direction north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The fortified mountain town of Briancon, one of the highest towns in Europe, is...

See Mont-Dauphin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction south-east)

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

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Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because of its...

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at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The small town of Castellane has a pleasant historic centre and is dominated by...

See Castellane guide


at 59 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the most impressive towns in the Upper Roya valley, Breil-sur-Roya has several...

See Breil-sur-Roya guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 59 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral in Sospel is an impressive example of baroque architecture in a small...

See Sospel cathedral guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee

  • Allos: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Barcelonnette: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (33km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (47km)
  • Embrun: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (48km)
  • Embrun: market Saturday (48km)
  • Guillestre: market Monday (50km)

More information about Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (23km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Bonette (12km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (14km)
  • Lac d'Allos (17km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (19km)
  • Col d'Allos (27km)
  • Source - Verdon (31km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (36km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (40km)
  • Lac de Castillon (52km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (52km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee is in the south-east of France at 68 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee is 619 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee

Canton: Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee

from Nice (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 619 km

from Calais: 835 km

from Nice: 67 km

from Bordeaux: 598 km

from Strasbourg: 485 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 Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Dalmas-le-Selvage.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Etienne-de-Tinee