Tourism in Caussols

The village of Caussols offers you a real return to the roots in the Alpes-Maritimes. You will appreciate the authenticity and the charm of a typical small village of the Préalpes. You are looking for a quiet vacation, to rest away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities? Here, you can forget the noise of your everyday life.

In this friendly village of the Alpes-Maritimes, nature is always present. The village is the starting point of many hiking trails, with itineraries suitable for the uninitiated as well as experienced walkers. Other outdoor activities are also offered in the Préalpes: horse riding, tree climbing, rock climbing, via ferrata, paragliding…

Fruits of Provence (grapes, strawberries, apricots, peaches, melons, cherries), fish and seafood, red, white or rosé wines, olives of Provence… The diversity of the soils in southeastern France offers a very rich gastronomy.

Visit the farmers and producers of the Préalpes and taste the flavors of the regional markets.

Old churches, squares, fountains, wash houses, abbeys… You can take advantage of your stay to discover a local heritage rich in surprises.

Do you like to get organized on vacation? You can prepare your stay in the Alpes-Maritimes department by getting in touch with the Tourist Office.

Are you looking for accommodation near Caussols? Do you like the campsite for its proximity to nature? You prefer to sleep in a bed and breakfast or in a hotel? We will help you to find the accommodation that meets all your criteria.

Préalpes of the French Riviera: the Alps with their feet in the water

From the marriage between the mountains of the Alps and the French Riviera were born the Préalpes d’Azur. The landscapes here are wild and grandiose: valleys with cultivated fields, woods and forests, meadows, vertiginous valleys… With more than 2000 plant species, the Park is home to a third of the French flora, including 65 protected species and 40 species found nowhere else. The fauna is also very rich on the territory of the French Riviera Préalpes: rock ptarmigan, rock swallow, blue grouse, boreal chickadee, white footed crayfish, Strinatii’s hydromant, a wide variety of bat species… Outdoor activities are numerous. Hiking is a popular nature activity in the Azure Préalpes. You can also discover the routes of the Park by bike, defy the void by learning to climb, ride a horse in the enchanting scenery of the Préalpes… From one valley to another, discover a historical heritage of sober beauty: bread ovens, historical milestones, castles, oppidums, wash houses, fountains, wells, churches, chapels… Markets and grocery stores will invite you to discover local products: honey, gingerbread, goat’s cheese, lamb, fruit and vegetables, olive products (oil and pasta), citrus fruit liqueurs, crystallized flowers…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The Alpes-Maritimes are famous for their proximity to the Alps and the French Riviera. But the Alpes-Maritimes are also known for their museums and cultural sites. Museums with various collections are waiting for you. Visit the Palais Carnolès in Menton, the Maison de la nature in Èze, the Musée de la Tour in Antibes, the Musée de la Carte postale in Antibes, the Musée d’histoire & d’art in Villeneuve-Loubet, the ecomuseum of the haut-pays and transport in Breil-sur-Roya, for example…