Tourism in Valdeblore

Located in the Alpes-Maritimes department, the village of Valdeblore is nestled in a magnificent setting in the heart of the Mercantour. Here, we take the time to live.

Several nature activities await you in this mountainous territory. Numerous paths allow you to discover this preserved area of the Mercantour. During your stay in the Alpes-Maritimes, you can also try out other activities. For example, you can opt for a horse riding session, or shiver in complete safety by challenging the void at the via ferrata of the Baus de la Frema. You can also safely observe wolf packs in Alpha Park.

In Valdeblore, as everywhere in the Alpes-Maritimes, gastronomic specialties are a tourist attraction. The Mercantour region offers you various gourmet escapades, to meet the know-how of local producers.

Churches, wash houses, fountains, museums, abbeys… You can take advantage of your vacation to discover a local heritage rich in surprises. You can get in touch with the Tourist Office to organise your vacation. Are you looking for accommodation in southeastern France? Do you like camping? You prefer to sleep in a hotel or in a bed and breakfast? We allow you to book the accommodation of your dreams.

La Colmiane ski resort

Valdeblore is also home to a mountain resort. In winter, you can ski down the slopes of La Colmiane. Downhill skiers will enjoy the 16 slopes of the ski area, while thrill-seekers will dare to take the 2,663-metre-long zip line. La Colmiane also hosts ski touring and snowshoeing itineraries, and offers a joëring ski activity: glide on the snow, harness a horse!

Mercantour summits and valleys

At the top of the Gélas, which is over 3000 meters high, the Côte d’Azur is only fifty kilometers away as the crow flies! The Parc du Mercantour stretches between the departments of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and Alpes-Maritimes: Tinée, Verdon, Var-Cians, Ubaye, Vésubie, Roya-Bébéra. The Park has been designed to welcome lovers of nature activities, while ensuring the preservation of ecosystems. The Park lends itself well to walking. You can also discover the routes of the Park by bike, learn to climb, ride horses in the magical landscapes of the Mercantour… In winter, abundant snow covers the Mercantour’s landscapes, making skiers happy. The large ski areas and village resorts offer many activities: downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ski touring, dog sledding, snowmobiling, paragliding on skis… The built heritage also appeals to vacationers. Discover wash houses, wells, fountains, medieval castles…

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Arts and culture are at the heart of the department’s tourist offer, with a large number of museums, both well-known and more unusual. Visit, for example, the ceramic museum of Vallauris, the Masséna museum in Nice, the regional prehistory museum in Menton, the Villa Ephrussi in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, the Maeght Foundation in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, the Fragonard museum in Grasse, the Fort Carré in Antibes…