Wonderful things to discover near your Côte d’Azur campsite

You have already discovered the numerous nature and water activities to enjoy near Le Vallon Rouge in our ‘Activities and leisure’ section.

Here at our campsite, you are at the heart of the golden triangle of the Côte d’Azur, famous for its not-to-be-missed tourist attractions. The Cote d’Azur is a coveted holiday destination, not only in Europe but worldwide. Its exceptional climate, varied landscapes and wonderful flora and fauna make this coast one of the best places you could choose for a summer holiday. While staying at our Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur campsite, take advantage of its great location to explore this glamorous part of France. Nice, Monaco, Antibes and Cannes are essential places to visit during your stay with us!

What to see and do on the Côte d’Azur

During your holiday at our Alpes-Maritimes campsite, several towns should definitely feature on your list of places to visit: We should mention, for example:

  • Antibes and its Port Vauban
  • Juan-les-Pins, the nearby seaside resort where a legendary jazz festival is held every year
  • Nice with its well-known Promenade des Anglais, the old town and the Colline du Château
  • Cannes, where stars of the Film Festival sashay down the Croisette in May
  • Menton, a sweet little village not far from the Italian border
  • Monaco and its splendours
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer and its 4 kilometre of beaches
  • Grasse, a town of irresistibly Provençal charm
  • Saint-Paul-de-Vence and its monuments and historic sites

The beautiful landscapes of the Côte d’Azur

There are plenty of pleasures in store for nature-lovers too, as this campsite in La Colle sur Loup is surrounded by some wonderful sites of natural beauty. Here are some of the most famous ones:

  • The Verdon Gorge, a breathtaking river canyon in Provence
  • Mercantour National Park with its vertiginous summits
  • The inland countryside above Nice
  • The lovely little inlets all along the Cote d’Azur

The French Riviera has the winning advantage of mountains on one side and the Mediterranean Sea on the other. This exceptional setting, combined with a dry, sunny climate, gives rise to some amazing views and lots of scope for lovely outings up and down the coast.

The rich culture of Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur

Culture vultures at our campsite near Cagnes-sur-Mer can enjoy several museums in the vicinity.We should mention, for example:

  • Musée Matisse (www.musee-matisse-nice.org)

  • Musée des Arts Asiatiques (www.arts-asiatiques.com)

  • Musée des Merveilles (www.museedesmerveilles.com)

  • Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain (www.mamac-nice.org)

Last but not least, make sure you take time to enjoy a meal in one of the many friendly little restaurants – sample the pleasures of the typically Mediterranean cuisine of Nice, bursting with the flavours of the sunny South, such as tomato, garlic and olive oil.

Ideas for days out on the Côte d’Azur: events

During the summer, the Côte d’Azur hosts many festivals and events of all kinds: from sports to music, a rich and varied programme awaits you!

Monaco:

  • F1 Grand Prix
  • Tennis Masters
  • International Athletics Meeting

Cannes:

  • International Film Festival
  • Fireworks Festival

Grasse:

  • Expo Rose
  • Christian Dior Exhibition

Juan Les Pins:

  • Festival Jazz à Juan

Antibes:

  • Régates Les Voiles d’Antibes

 

See activities in the surrounding area

Grasse

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06130 Grasse

Monaco

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98000 Monaco

The Principality of Monaco and its famous rock is just 40km from Le Vallon Rouge[…]

Menton

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06500 Menton

Cannes

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06400 Cannes

Nice

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06000 Nice

Juan les Pins

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Juan les Pins
06160 Antibes

Antibes

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Quai du Corps Expeditionnaire Français en Italie
06600 Antibes

Jardin Animalier de Monaco

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Place du Casino
98000 Monaco

Marineland

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306 Avenue Mozart
06600 Antibes

Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain

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Place Yves Klein
06364 Nice
04 97 13 42 01

Musée des Arts Asiatiques

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405 Promenade des Anglais
06200 Nice

Musée Matisse

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164, Avenue des Arènes de Cimiez
06000 Nice
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