Touet-de-l'Escarene tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Coaraze at 6 km from Touet-de-l'Escarene

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Touet-de-l'Escarene 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 Touet-de-l'Escarene in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 6 km and Peille at 6 km.

Touet-de-l'Escarene, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

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Sospel cathedral

Sospel cathedral

Cathedral at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 9 km (direction south-east)

You should visit the quiet village of Gorbio as much for the scenery as...

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Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

Sainte-Agnes is the highest coastal village in Europe, 800 metres above sea-level and close...

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at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

The Municipality of Monaco, with high-rise blocks squeezed onto every square inch, is a...

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La Turbie

La Turbie

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

The small village of La Turbie developed in medieval times, or earlier, around the...

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at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

Castellar is a small 15th century village in the hills above Menton with various...

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at 12 km (direction south-east)

Medieval Roquebrune village and the coastal Cap Martin combine to make Roquebrune-Cap-Martin one of...

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at 13 km (direction south)

Eze is one of our favourite villages in the whole of France, with exceptional...

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The Jardin Exotique d\'Eze

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

Garden at 13 km (direction south)

The Exotic Garden of Eze is a beautiful garden overlooking the Cote d'Azur...

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The Jardin Exotique de Monaco

The Jardin Exotique de Monaco

Garden at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

Stunning exotic garden overlooking Monaco and the Cote d'Azur...

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Markets in and near Touet-de-l'Escarene

  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (14km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (15km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (16km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (16km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (16km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (27km)
  • Tende: market Wednesday all day (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Touet-de-l'Escarene, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (12km)
  • Saorge Monastery (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Palais Carnolès (14km)
  • La citronneraie (14km)
  • Serre de la Madone (14km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (17km)
  • Jardin botanique (18km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (26km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (35km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (35km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (41km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tete de Chien (13km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (15km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (21km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (31km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (32km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (43km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (18km)
  • Parc Phœnix (23km)

Geography and distances

Touet-de-l'Escarene is in the south-east of France at 18 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Touet-de-l'Escarene is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Touet-de-l'Escarene

Canton: Escarène

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Touet-de-l'Escarene

from Nice (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 677 km

from Calais: 891 km

from Nice: 18 km

from Bordeaux: 641 km

from Strasbourg: 528 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 Touet-de-l'Escarene from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bendejun, Berre-les-Alpes, Blausasc, Chateauneuf-Villevieille, Coaraze, Contes, Luceram and Peille.

This page in French: Visiter Touet-de-l'Escarene