in the Alpes-Maritimes department, the village of L'Escarène seduces with its picturesque charm. All around? The magnificent landscapes of the Nice hinterland. In L'Escarène you will find several stores, while enjoying the conviviality of a peaceful village.
your stay must take place in the open air? You like to discover new activities? This is the occasion to initiate you to hiking or to ride your bike on the roads and paths in the heart of the landscapes of the Nice hinterland. Various nature activities are also proposed in the hinterland of Nice. For example, you can enjoy this region during a horse riding session, or thrill in complete safety by trying your hand at an acrobatic course in the trees.
The gastronomic specialties of the Nice hinterland are a tourist attraction in their own right. The terroir of the hinterland of Nice invites you to beautiful gourmet excursions, to meet the know-how of local producers.
The heritage here is very much alive, and tells the story of the men and women who have occupied these valleys for thousands of years. As you travel through the roads of the hinterland of Nice, you can discover tourist and historical monuments: Romanesque churches or chapels, calvaries, old houses, wash houses, castles...
To find out more, you can contact the Tourist Office.
Are you planning to find accommodation in southeastern France? You can discover a selection of accommodations to spend your stay in the Alpes-Maritimes department: bed and breakfast, campsites, hotels...
The hinterland of Nice
The mountains and hills that surround the city of Nice offer sumptuous landscapes and are home to many villages with preserved historical centres such as L'Escarène. You will be able to practice cycling, mountain biking or hiking in the surrounding area.
Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department
Many museums await you in the Alpes-Maritimes department. Small or large museums or foundations, you will find a lot of ideas for cultural outings! For example, you can visit the André Malraux Cultural Centre in Villeneuve-Loubet, the art and history museum in Villefranche-sur-Mer, the Biotoises history and ceramics museum in Biot, the international perfume museum in Grasse...