Tourism in Roquesteron

Would you like to find a stay in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? in the Alpes-Maritimes, we invite you to visit the village of Roquesteron. You will appreciate the authenticity and charm of a small village typical of the Préalpes. By choosing to take the secondary roads leading to the village of Roquesteron, you will revitalize yourself a thousand miles away from the pace of the city.

In Roquesteron, numerous nature activities await you. Get on your bike or mountain bike, take your trainers and explore the paths of the Préalpes. During your stay in the Alpes-Maritimes, you can also try out other activities: horse riding, introduction to climbing, tree climbing, paragliding…

From the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea to the upland grasslands of the valleys of the Southern French Alps, the attractiveness of southeastern France is also based on a gastronomy of rare diversity.

The area around Roquesteron invites you to various gourmet excursions, to discover the farmers and producers.

Nature activities are not the only tourist attraction of the Préalpes: churches, chapels, castles, museums and fountains are all open to visitors.

You can get in touch with the Roquesteron Tourist Office to get all the tourist attractions available nearby.

Are you planning to find accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? Many tourists prefer camping in the sunny Alpes-Maritimes. You will also find very nice hotels and guest rooms. In order to help you prepare your stay, we suggest a selection of accommodations.

The Préalpes of the French Riviera Park

Located north of Cannes, the Préalpes d’Azur are the perfect marriage between the French Riviera and the mountains. The landscapes here are wild and bucolic: cultivated valleys, woods and forests, meadows, steep-sided valleys? With more than 2000 plant species, the Park is home to a third of French flowers and plants, including 65 protected species and 40 endemic species. Ornithologists have the opportunity to observe a large number of species : Jean-le-Blanc circaet, European owl, European crossbill, red-billed sparrow, European nightjar, European nightjar, ortolan bunting, rock swallow, pipit rousseline, redstart, redstart, red-backed shrike, red-backed shrike, black grouse, blue mound, boreal chickadee, ladder tichodrome… The Park has been developed for the practice of nature activities, while allowing the protection of the landscape… Hiking enthusiasts will discover the many marked trails. You can also cycle along the paths of the Park, try your hand at climbing or contemplate the landscapes of the Préalpes on horseback… During your stay, discover a cultural heritage of sober beauty: historical milestones, bread ovens, oppidums, wash houses, wells, fountains, chapels, oratories, churches… Agropastoralism is very active thanks to the work of producers driven by passion. The village markets and grocery stores will introduce you to local flavors: gingerbread, honey, mountain cheeses, lamb, market garden and farm produce, olives, olive oil, citrus fruit liqueurs, crystallized flowers…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department contribute to the tourist influence of the department. We can cite the ecomuseum of the Roudoule in gavotte clay in Puget-Rostang, the Malmaison in Cannes, the museum of human paleontology of Terra-Amata in Nice, the museum of ceramics in Vallauris, the museum of local history in Mougins, the Maeght Foundation in Saint-Paul-de-Vence…