Coaraze

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Coaraze
TownCoaraze
Insee code06043
Postcode06390
Latitude43.8603460
Longitude7.2985860
AltitudeFrom 313 to 1414 meters
Surface17.14 km²
Population767 inhabitants
Density44 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelBendejun at 2.6 km
Chief townNice (at 26 km, 35 min)Berre-les-Alpes at 4.1 km
DepartmentAlpes-MaritimesDuranus at 5 km
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Coaraze is one of the "most beautiful villages in France", called "Village of the Sun". It is situated on a rocky outcrop 650 m half an hour from the city of Nice. This medieval village is known for its sundials Cocteau, Goetz, Doukine, Valentin, Ponce De Leon and Mona Christie.


SIGHTSEEING

A Coaraze, do not miss visiting the Chapel of St. Sebastian (16th century frescoes), the Blue Chapel (frescoes by Ponce de Leon in 1965) and St. John the Baptist church in the village. The square of the castle at the top of the village, you can also see the top of Rocca Serra (1504 m) and Mount Férion (1,414 m). You can also enjoy numerous hiking and canyoning.

For more information, contact the Tourist Office of the Coaraze +33 4 93 79 37 47.

Detailed information
Natural sitesMount Férion,   Mount Vioviere

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Every year, in the village, stands:

  • The Spring Arts Fair (exhibition of paintings and sculptures).
  • A flea market: May 1.
  • A petanque contest in the month of May.
  • Walking Coarazienne: May 8
  • Poetic encounters: in June.
  • The Feast of Saint-Jean in June.
  • Other summer concerts from June to September.
  • World Championship Pilou: in July.
  • The ball July 14.
  • The Feast of the Olive Tree: August 15.
  • The race trail walk from Férion in September.
  • Heritage Days in September.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • A Coaraze, you can enjoy multiple trips. The best known and most interesting is that of Rocca Sparvièra, through the cervix Saint-Michel, to arrive at the ruined village of Queen Jeanne (1100 m altitude). But fifty hikes are listed from the village. One can also go canyoning near the village of Planfaé the clue.
  • In the vicinity of Coaraze, you can find many adventure trail for children, via ferrata, climbing sites, horseback riding and winter recreation such as skiing, snowshoeing, skiing, mountain walks. And of course, the beach is half an hour away.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Sea or mountain photography circuitNature and the outdoorsFrom 40 € to 95 €Tourrette-Levens (8.3 km)
Canyoning or aqua-hikingSports sensationsFrom 40 € to 65 €Le Broc (11.8 km)
Guided hike in the Valley of WondersNature and the outdoorsFrom 30 € to 110 €Belvédère (17.3 km)
Hike in Mercantour and the Valley of WondersNature and the outdoorsFrom 120 € to 200 €Valdeblore (24 km)
Alpha Park, the Mercantour wolvesNature and the outdoors12 €Saint-Martin-Vésubie (28 km)

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PHOTOS

View of the hilltop village of CoarazeView of the hilltop village of Coaraze
  

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WEATHER

Tuesday 21 October
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Min. 8°C - Max. 26°C
Wednesday 22 October
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Min. 2°C - Max. 20°C
Thursday 23 October
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Min. 7°C - Max. 19°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantO Bai Pie   SPECIAL OFFER
Castagniers
How does one recognize a good table? Following several clues: a convenient and quiet location, local cuisine, plus a small side discreet modesty What larger without needing to take...
Located 4.9 km from Coaraze15 € per person 
Provençal restaurantAuberge du Château  
9
L'Escarène
Located in the heart of Escarene the Auberge du Château welcomes you in a friendly bistro ambience. The chef offers specialties of Nice (Nice kitchen label), as well as fish and seafood...
Located 5.3 km from Coaraze23 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge de la Madone  
9.1
Peillon
Peillon Village is one of the gems of the Middle Ages clinging to the cliff that makes us dream when the helicopter flies over the Tour de France. In the distance rise the village bells....
Located 11.3 km from Coaraze40 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsChambres d'Hotes les Lys et Gite les Lys    
8.6
Berre-les-Alpes
3 rooms of hosts in a beautiful detached house on a closed ground of 3500 m with 600 m of altitude surrounded by Mountains calms absolute. Between Sea and Mountain we are located at...
Located 4.7 km from Coaraze69 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLa Parare    
10
Châteauneuf-Villevieille
Guest house La Parare, a stone farmhouse from the 17th century, vaults, terraces and heated swimming pool with jet stream. Sauna and possibility to have a massage. Beautiful scenery...
Located 5.8 km from CoarazeFrom 133 € to 164 € the double room 
Villa with 2 bedroomsLes Mas du Baou    
8.8
Saint-Jeannet
Close to Vence and Saint-Paul de Vence, just at the base of Baou de Saint-Jeannet, the B&B Les Mas du Baou are welcoming you in its 2 bedrooms, for a calm rest in a villa with swim...
Located 17.2 km from Coaraze75 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsLa Roche d'Argent  
9.3
Berre-les-Alpes
For nature lovers: Cottage located on the ground floor of a villa designed to accommodate 3 to 4 people. South-southwest direction with garden (olive-chestnut) of 4000 m ² and various...
Located 2.9 km from CoarazeFrom 390 € to 435 € per week 
Villa for 3 personsGîte des Arbousiers  
8.7
Bendejun
House of 50 m² (2 pieces) with pool 20 km from Nice, 30 m² terrace with stunning views. The cottage consists of a bedroom, a main room, a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom and a toilet....
Located 3.2 km from CoarazeFrom 430 € to 580 € per week 
House for 9 personsGite les Mimosas  
9.4
Berre-les-Alpes
Gite les Mimosas (3 ears) in a beautiful detached house of 120 m² in a centenary olive grove on a closed ground of 3500 m with 600 m of altitude surrounded by Mountains calms absolute...
Located 4.7 km from CoarazeFrom 695 € to 1350 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
90 places over 4 haCamping Domaine Sainte Madeleine    
8.8
Sospel
Let yourself be seduced by the charm and hospitality of Domaine Sainte Madeleine. At 15 km from the Côte Azur, on the edge of the Mercantour National Park, is located Sospel (380 m...
Located 10.3 km from CoarazeFrom 18.80 € to 23.50 € per day 
28 places over 4 haCamping de la Laune    
8
Peillon
Family, quiet and shaded campsite. Offer yourselves a wonderful stay of relaxation in this small domain nested in a screen of greenery and freshness. At feet of its spectacular village...
Located 11.5 km from CoarazeFrom 19.50 € to 24.50 € per day 
50 places over 1,2 haLes Cent Chênes    
9.4
Saint-Jeannet
Smart campsite(camping) of the coast(rib) of azure. You come get fresh ideas in a campsite(camping) quiet and full of charm in 15 minutes of beaches(ranges), it is the ideal place for...
Located 17 km from CoarazeFrom 17 € to 23 € per day 

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HOTELS

O Bai Pie - Hotel in CoarazeO Bai Pie    
6.7
Levens
This country hotel is situated 5 km from the medieval village of Levens and 25 km from Nice. It offers free parking, 24-hour reception, and free Wi-Fi access from the business centre....
Located 4.9 km from CoarazeRoom from 50 €
Mas Fleuri - Hotel in CoarazeMas Fleuri    
8
Levens
Located 4 km from Levens, a perched village in the French Riviera, this family-run hotel features en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi, a restaurant and a garden with a children’s playground....
Located 5 km from CoarazeRoom from 65 €
Les Roses - Hotel in CoarazeLes Roses 
Levens
Located in Levens, 25 km north of Nice, Les Roses offers rooms or studios set in a garden with a furnished terrace, as well as free WiFi access in all areas. With views over the city,...
Located 5.6 km from CoarazeRoom from 50 €

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Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso, Cannes
Ideally located in the heart of Cannes, Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso is just a 5-minute walk from the Palais des Festivals, Boulevard de la Croissette...
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