Tourism in Saint-Antonin

can the small village of Saint-Antonin in the Alpes-Maritimes dream of a more beautiful setting? This typical village of the Préalpes will seduce you with its authenticity. By taking the secondary roads that will lead you to this charming village, you will revitalize yourself in a quiet place, a thousand miles away from the pace of daily life.

In Saint-Antonin, nature is always present. The village is the starting point of many hiking trails, with itineraries suitable for beginners as well as experienced walkers. Various nature activities are also offered in the Préalpes: ultralight flying, climbing, tree climbing, via ferrata…

Bouillabaisse with fish of the day, wines (in moderation), cherries, melons, apricots, peaches, tapenade and olive oil, fougasses and soccas from Nice, ratatouille, lamb from La Crau, pistou soup, nougats and calissons from Aix. The diversity of climates in southeastern France offers many regional specialties.

Take advantage of your stay in Saint-Antonin to visit local producers, by visiting their farms directly, or the many markets organized locally.

The local heritage promises you beautiful visits. Here, a very well preserved wash house. In the surroundings, a medieval castle with its keep.

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The Préalpes of the French Riviera Park

Between sun and mountains, Côte d’Azur and Mercantour, the Parc des Préalpes d’Azur has a surprising variety of territories with mountains, hills, deep gorges, forests and agricultural valleys. With more than 2000 plant species, the Park is home to a third of France’s flowers and plants, including 65 species that are protected and 40 species found only in the region. The fauna is also very rich in the French Préalpes: bird species (rock swallow, pipit rousseline, blue mound, boreal chickadee), reptiles and amphibians (Orsini’s viper, Strinatii’s hydromant)….) The Park has been designed to welcome lovers of nature activities, while respecting the ecosystems. Hiking enthusiasts will be able to follow the marked trails. You will also be able to take off on the paths of the Park on mountain bikes, to initiate you to climbing, to take off on a via ferrata, or to get to know the clouds during a first paragliding experience… Men have been present on these lands for thousands and thousands of years and have left us a rich historical heritage: grain mills, oil mills, windmills, castles, chapels, churches, oratories… Mountain agriculture is practiced in the Préalpes. The local markets and village grocery stores will allow you to discover an exceptional terroir: honey and gingerbread, mountain cheese, lamb meat, market garden and farm produce, olives, olive oil…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The Alpes-Maritimes are famous for their coasts and mountains. But this destination is also cultural. Discover many museums such as the André Villers photography museum in Mougins, the bonsai museum in Biot, the glass ecomuseum in Biot, the Picasso museum in Antibes, the Galerie des Bains-Douches in Antibes, the André Carlès museum of traditional crafts in Tourrette-Levens…