Tourism in Pierrefeu

The small villages of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur offer you a return to your roots. This is the case of Pierrefeu, a charming little village in the Alpes-Maritimes. This authentic village unveils its treasures to the tourists who go there. Benefiting from a privileged location close to the most beautiful tourist attractions of the Alpes-Maritimes, the village of Pierrefeu represents a true haven of peace.

vacations are necessary to take a breath of fresh air? Numerous hiking trails leave from the village: circuits lasting several hours or walks without particular difficulties, you will find itineraries adapted to the uninitiated as well as to experienced walkers. In the area around Alpes-Maritimes, there are various nature activities: paragliding, climbing, tree climbing…

Like many other villages in the Alpes-Maritimes, Pierrefeu offers visitors a land of great generosity. The local markets organized in the Alpes-Maritimes allow visitors to immerse themselves in an atmosphere where good humor is contagious, while enjoying local products.

Old churches, fountains and wash houses, abbeys… You can take advantage of your stay to discover a cultural and historical heritage.

To find ideas for activities and escapades, you can get in touch with the Tourist Office or the Tourist Office.

Are you looking for accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? Are you more of a hotel, campsite or bed and breakfast? You can easily find the accommodation of your dreams.

Préalpes of Azur: the Alps on the sunny side

Between sun and mountains, the Parc des Préalpes d’Azur welcomes on its territory landscapes of an astonishing variety with mountains, hills, vertiginous gorges, forests and agricultural valleys. Under the sunshine of the French Préalpes grow more than 2000 plant species, including 40 species found nowhere else. Numerous birds have made their home in the sky of the Préalpes: European Owl, Jean-le-Blanc’s Circaet, Golden Eagle, Mad Sparrow, Pine Crossbill, Griffon Vulture, European Nightjar, Red-billed Chough, Ortolan Sparrow, Rock Swallow, Pipit Rousseline, Melodious Linnet, Red-backed Shrike, Boreal Chickadee, Black Grouse, Blue Moundstone, Scaly Chickadee… Nature is also a wonderful playground for men: hiking, Nordic walking, cycling, mountain biking, horse riding, climbing, via ferrata, tree climbing… From one valley to another, you can discover a cultural heritage of sober beauty: wash houses, wells, fountains, churches, oratories, bread ovens, grain mills, oil mills, windmills, dovecotes, bridges, medieval castles, oppidums… Agropastoralism is very active thanks to the actions of farmers driven by the love of their land. The markets and village grocery stores will invite you to discover the local flavors: honey, gingerbread, mountain cheese, lamb meat, vegetables and fruits, olive oil…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Arts and culture contribute to the tourist offer of the Alpes-Maritimes, with several dozen museums. Discover, for example, the Musée de la Mer in Cannes, the Musée du Bijou Contemporain in Cagnes-sur-Mer, the ecomuseum of the Roudoule en terre gavotte in Puget-Rostang, the Peynet and cartoon museum in Antibes, the Maeght Foundation in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, the Musée des Merveilles in Tende