Saint-Leger tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Entrevaux at 6 km from Saint-Leger

Visit Saint-Leger: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Leger 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-Leger in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Entrevaux at 6 km and Annot at 13 km.

Saint-Leger, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 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 13 km (direction west-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 26 km (direction north-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
Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 28 km (direction north-east)

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

See Mercantour National Park guide


at 30 km (direction west-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


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Gourdon guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Var department

The elevated position of Mons, at 800 metres altitude, means the views across the...

See Mons guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 36 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Var department

More than 1000 metres above sea-level, it is no surprise that the views are...

See Bargeme guide


at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide
Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

Scenery at 37 km (direction west-south-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

These gorges in northern Provence are one of the most impressive scenic highlights in...

See Gorges du Verdon guide


at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vence guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Grasse guide


at 39 km (direction south)

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might be combined with a trip...

See Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Leger

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (7km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (31km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (34km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (38km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (39km)

More information about Saint-Leger, Provence

Tourist attractions near Saint-Leger, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (49km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (23km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (29km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (38km)
  • Jardin botanique (48km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Castillon (27km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (27km)
  • Lac d'Allos (28km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (28km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (30km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (34km)
  • Col de la Bonette (36km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (37km)
  • Col d'Allos (38km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (38km)
  • Source - Verdon (42km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (44km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (45km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (48km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (53km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Leger is in the south-east of France at 49 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Saint-Leger is 640 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leger

Canton: Puget-Théniers

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Leger

from Nice (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 640 km

from Calais: 858 km

from Nice: 48 km

from Bordeaux: 595 km

from Strasbourg: 515 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-Leger from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castellet-les-Sausses, Daluis, Entrevaux, La Croix-sur-Roudoule, Puget-Theniers and Sausses.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Leger