Tourism in Tourette-du-Château

The village of Tourette-du-Château in the Alpes-Maritimes is perfectly integrated in the heart of splendid landscapes. You will appreciate the authenticity and the charm of a typical small village of the Préalpes. The village of Tourette-du-Château is a true haven of peace.

Are you taking advantage of your stay to practice new activities close to nature? Get out your bike, grab your hiking boots and explore the sunny paths of the Préalpes. Depending on your wishes, you will also have the opportunity to try out many other activities in the Alpes-Maritimes. For example, you can enjoy the region during a horse riding session, or experience new experiences such as rock climbing or climbing.

From the Mediterranean coast to the mountain pastures of the Southern French Alps, the attractiveness of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region is also based on its tasty cuisine.

Visit the producers of the Préalpes and share the unique atmosphere of the regional markets.

Churches, wash houses, fountains, abbeys… Also take advantage of your stay to discover a local heritage rich in surprises.

For more information, you can contact the Tourist Office.

Are you looking for accommodation near Tourette-du-Château? Would you prefer to stay in a hotel, bed and breakfast or camping? We can help you book accommodation in the region.

Hikers’ paradise

With its bucolic landscapes where fields and hamlets, forests and clearings, valleys and mountain pastures sometimes merge, the region is a real paradise for hiking and other outdoor activities such as mountain biking, climbing, paragliding… You will be able to try out different activities, whatever your level of practice, for experiences to be shared as a couple, with family or friends.

Préalpes of the French Riviera: the Alps with sea view

From the union between the French Riviera and the Alps were born the Préalpes of the French Riviera. The landscapes here are wild and grandiose: vertiginous valleys or cultivated valleys, forests… With more than 2000 plant species, the Park is home to a third of France’s flowers and plants, including 65 protected species and 40 species found nowhere else The fauna is exceptional: bird species (European nightjar, red-billed crab, rock swallow, pipit rousseline), reptiles and amphibians Nature is also a great playground for lovers of outdoor activities. Hiking is a popular nature activity in the Préalpes. You can also explore the roads of the Préalpes by bike, take a climbing course or try canyoning, or contemplate the landscapes of the Préalpes on a horseback ride… The authentic villages and heritage of the Park also appeal to vacationers. You will be able to admire historic milestones, fountains, wash houses, castles… Passionate producers perpetuate a know-how that is centuries or millennia old. Markets and grocery stores will introduce you to local flavors: honey, gingerbread, goat’s cheese, lamb meat, farm and market garden products, olives, olive oil…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department are home to many collections. Large museums or foundations, there is something for everyone! For example, you can visit the history and art museum in Villeneuve-Loubet, the Volti museum in Villefranche-sur-Mer, the Villa Jean-Honoré Fragonard in Grasse, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nice