Utelle tourism and travel guide

Photo of Utelle in Alpes-Maritimes

Photo is of Coaraze at 7 km from Utelle

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Coaraze at 7 km and Sospel cathedral at 17 km.

Utelle, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 7 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 17 km (direction east)

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

See Sospel cathedral guide


at 17 km (direction east)

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

See Sospel guide


at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Peille guide


at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Peillon guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Gorbio guide


at 22 km (direction east)

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

See Breil-sur-Roya guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 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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La Turbie

La Turbie

at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Eze guide
The Jardin Exotique d\'Eze

The Jardin Exotique d'Eze

Garden at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See The Jardin Exotique d'Eze guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Castellar guide


at 24 km (direction south)

One of the largest towns in France, Nice is also the most visited resort...

See Nice guide

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Map of places to visit near Utelle


Markets in and near Utelle

  • Carros: market Saturday (15km)
  • Breil-sur-Roya: market Tuesday all day (21km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: market Saturday (24km)
  • Nice: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Mer: market Saturday (24km)
  • Menton: market Tuesday & Monday (26km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (27km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (28km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (29km)

More information about Utelle, Provence

Tourist attractions near Utelle, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (23km)
  • Saorge Monastery (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (21km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (23km)
  • Jardin botanique (24km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (25km)
  • Serre de la Madone (26km)
  • Palais Carnolès (26km)
  • La citronneraie (26km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (38km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (39km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Gairaut (20km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (21km)
  • Tete de Chien (24km)
  • Cirque du Gelas (25km)
  • Caires de Cougourde (26km)
  • Col de la Lombarde (33km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (45km)
  • Col de la Cayolle (55km)
  • Lac d'Allos (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (26km)
  • Parc Phœnix (28km)

Geography and distances

Utelle is in the south-east of France at 25 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Utelle is 665 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Utelle

Canton: Lantosque

Arrondissement: Nice

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Utelle

from Nice (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 665 km

from Calais: 880 km

from Nice: 24 km

from Bordeaux: 630 km

from Strasbourg: 520 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 Utelle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coaraze, Duranus and La Tour.

This page in French: Visiter Utelle