Tourism in Belvédère

Located in the Alpes-Maritimes department, the village of Belvédère nestles in the sumptuous setting of the Mercantour. You wish to spend peaceful vacations, far from any activity? Here, forget the hectic pace of the big cities.

Do you take advantage of your stay to practice a sports activity related to nature? Many hiking trails leave from the village, with itineraries adapted to amateurs or experienced walkers. in the Alpes-Maritimes, nature activities are diverse: horse riding, golf, via ferrata, tree climbing courses, paragliding…

Mediterranean fish, rosé wines, summer fruits, broken olives from Provence, aïoli, socca or fougasse, ratatouille, lamb from La Crau, goat cheese or tomes from the Alps, nougats and calissons from Aix: the attractiveness of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region also relies on its gastronomy.

The Mercantour terroir invites you to numerous gastronomic excursions, to discover the producers and the regional markets.

Old churches, squares, fountains, wash houses, monasteries, castles… You can also discover an exceptional cultural and historical heritage.

The local Tourist Office will advise you on the activities to discover and the tourist sites to visit.

You wish to find accommodation in the Alpes-Maritimes? You appreciate the campsite for its proximity to nature? You prefer to sleep in a hotel or in a bed and breakfast? You can easily book accommodation that meets all your criteria.

Mercantour summits and valleys

The Mercantour owes its diversity to the influences of the Mediterranean Sea and the Alps. Six valleys with well-tempered characters will surprise mountain lovers. Discover the villages and landscapes of the Var, the Verdon, the Roya-Bévéra, the Ubaye, the Vésubie and the Tinée. The Park has been designed to allow the practice of nature activities, while allowing the preservation of biodiversity… Numerous trails have been laid out for hiking enthusiasts. You will also be able to take to the Mercantour paths by bike, try your hand at climbing, canoe down the Mercantour torrents or go horse riding… With the arrival of winter, the summits of the Mercantour are covered with a thick blanket of snow. You can practice many winter activities such as downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, dog sledding, snowmobiling… You can also discover a built heritage of discreet beauty: wash houses, wells, fountains, fortifications…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Numerous museums welcome you all year round throughout the Alpes-Maritimes. National museums, associative museums or foundations, there is something for everyone! For example, you can visit the Musée de la Marine in Grasse, the national Picasso museum « La Guerre et la Paix