Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Mercantour National Park at 9 km from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee

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Saint-Sauveur-sur-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-Sauveur-sur-Tinee in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mercantour National Park at 9 km and Entrevaux at 28 km.

Saint-Sauveur-sur-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 9 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Mercantour National Park guide


at 28 km (direction west-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


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Coaraze guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sospel cathedral guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

Between Menton and the mountains, the river and fortified bridge are a very scenic...

See Sospel guide


at 36 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


at 37 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 37 km (direction east)

The village of Saorge is spread along a high ridge, with dramatic views to...

See Saorge guide


at 39 km (direction east)

Within the eastern Mercantour National Park, Tende is a very unspoiled and traditional mountain...

See Tende guide


at 39 km (direction south-east)

Its remote location stops too many tourists reaching Peille but make the effort and...

See Peille guide


at 40 km (direction west-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


at 40 km (direction south)

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

See Vence guide


at 40 km (direction south-east)

Peillon is a small village, but the picturesque cobbled streets and the stunning views...

See Peillon guide


at 41 km (direction south)

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

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (22km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (34km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (36km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (39km)
  • Colmars: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)
  • Allos: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (45km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (45km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Saorge Monastery (37km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (2km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (32km)
  • Jardin botanique (44km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (46km)
  • La citronneraie (47km)
  • Serre de la Madone (47km)
  • Palais Carnolès (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Lombarde (14km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (20km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (23km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (35km)
  • Lac d'Allos (36km)
  • Col de la Bonette (36km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (37km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (40km)
  • Tete de Chien (46km)
  • Col d'Allos (47km)
  • Source - Verdon (52km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (47km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee is in the south-east of France at 45 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee

Canton: Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee

from Nice (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 859 km

from Nice: 44 km

from Bordeaux: 615 km

from Strasbourg: 503 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-Sauveur-sur-Tinee from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ilonse, Marie, Pierlas, Rimplas, Roubion, Roure and Valdeblore.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinee