Thiery tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thiery in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Entrevaux at 18 km from Thiery

Visit Thiery: highlights and tourist information

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Thiery 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 Thiery in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Entrevaux at 18 km and Mercantour National Park at 21 km.

Thiery, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction 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
Mercantour National Park

Mercantour National Park

National Parc at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Mercantour National Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Coaraze guide


at 29 km (direction 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


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

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

See Gourdon guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vence guide


at 29 km (direction south)

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

See Tourrettes-sur-Loup guide
Le Bar-sur-Loup

Le Bar-sur-Loup

at 31 km (direction south)

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

See Le Bar-sur-Loup guide
Fondation Maeght

Fondation Maeght

Museum at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

The Fondation Maeght art gallery in Saint-Paul-de-Vence features works by famous modern artists such...

See Fondation Maeght guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

On of the highlights in the pretty village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence is the famous Museum...

See Saint-Paul-de-Vence guide


at 35 km (direction south)

Opio is a tiny village in the hills, with very far-reaching views...

See Opio guide
Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sospel cathedral guide


at 35 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)

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

See Peille guide

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Map of places to visit near Thiery


Markets in and near Thiery

  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (11km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (25km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (34km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (36km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (37km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (37km)

More information about Thiery, Provence

Tourist attractions near Thiery, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (39km)
  • Saorge Monastery (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (13km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (21km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (36km)
  • Jardin botanique (36km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (39km)
  • La citronneraie (44km)
  • Serre de la Madone (44km)
  • Palais Carnolès (44km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Lombarde (27km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (27km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (31km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (32km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (32km)
  • Lac d'Allos (38km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (39km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (40km)
  • Tete de Chien (41km)
  • Lac de Castillon (41km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (41km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (42km)
  • Col de la Bonette (43km)
  • Col d'Allos (50km)
  • Source - Verdon (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (38km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (40km)

Geography and distances

Thiery is in the south-east of France at 37 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Thiery is 650 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thiery

Canton: Villars-sur-Var

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Thiery

from Nice (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 650 km

from Calais: 867 km

from Nice: 36 km

from Bordeaux: 611 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 Thiery from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ilonse, Lieuche, Pierlas, Rigaud, Touet-sur-Var and Villars-sur-Var.

This page in French: Visiter Thiery