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Tourism in Vallauris

You can spend your stay in Vallauris? This town on the French Riviera and in the hinterland of Nice is a delightful place with its historic town centre, its monuments, its lively streets… Do you want to explore the Côte d’Azur and the hinterland of Nice while enjoying the many services? The town of Vallauris brings you stores and businesses, restaurants, pharmacies, cash machines…

In Vallauris, nature is always close by. Do you like walking? You can walk along the hiking trails of this unspoiled area of the French Riviera and the Nice hinterland. During your stay, you can also experience other activities. For example, do you know climbing? Do you want to try horse riding?

In Vallauris, as everywhere else in the region, the local cuisine is a real tourist attraction.

During your stay, you should definitely go to a local market to buy fruit and vegetables, honey, sweets and various other local specialties from the region.

Discover tourist monuments such as the Château de Vallauris which houses the Picasso Museum, the Column commemorating the landing of Napoleon, the oppidum des Encourdoules, the Vallauris lighthouse… To find ideas for activities and visits, you can contact the Tourist Office.

Are you planning to find accommodation in or around Vallauris? southeastern France is ideal for camping. You can also find some very nice hotels and B&Bs. To help you prepare your stay, we offer quality accommodation.

Under the village, the sea

The inhabitants of Vallauris once made the choice to build their village high up, sheltered from invaders. Since then, the village has opened out onto the Mediterranean Sea, establishing itself as a very touristy seaside resort on the French Riviera. You will find in Vallauris all the ingredients you need for a successful vacation: beaches with turquoise waters, a marina, numerous water activities (yachting, sea excursions, scuba diving, paddle or jet-ski rental…), stores, cafés, bars and restaurants… You can also visit Marineland in Antibes.

Museums in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The Alpes-Maritimes are popular for their proximity to the Côte d’Azur and the Alps. But the Alpes-Maritimes are also appreciated for their cultural sites and museums. Museums with varied collections welcome you. Discover, for example, the Fragonard Museum – Collection Jean-François and Hélène Costa in Grasse, the Museum of Art and History of Provence in Grasse, the Museum of Human Paleontology of Terra-Amata in Nice, the Masséna Museum in Nice…