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Valberg

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-Maritimes

Valberg - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-Maritimes
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Valberg is a ski resort 86 km from Nice. It is located on the tour of the Gorges of Cian and Daluis on an alpine plateau.

Valberg was built between the larch forests and pastures where cattle and people Paeonians (Peone is a small village 8 km Valberg origin) came to spend the summer.

Valberg is a seaside village with cottages and a health station friendly. It is a family resort that offers activities for all tastes. It displays the label Ski France "Family Plus" and offers a nursery for toddlers and activities for children during school holidays.

Valberg is a ski resort that is part of the municipality of Péone

Geographical information

Ski resortValberg
Postcode06470
Tourism label
Latitude44.0960490 (N 44° 5’ 46”)
Longitude6.9289910 (E 6° 55’ 44”)
AltitudeFrom 1500m to 2066m
PrefectureNice (83 km, 1h26)
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Nearest cities & towns

Beuil7 km (11 min)
Péone8.3 km (14 min)
Guillaumes13.4 km (19 min)
Roubion18.9 km (28 min)
Villeneuve-d'Entraunes21 km (28 min)
Sauze22 km (35 min)
Châteauneuf-d'Entraunes24 km (36 min)
Rigaud24 km (35 min)
Saint-Martin-d'Entraunes25 km (34 min)

Things to see and do

Winter activities: downhill skiing, snowshoeing, ski touring or riding, snowmobiling.

Summer activities: hiking, swimming (pool), mountain biking, ropes course, golf.

Valberg is a partner station of the Mercantour National Park. There are several departures of excursions for all types of walkers.

Visitors can also take a turn at the Parc du Mercantour and learn about the functioning and purpose of such a park.

There is also a very beautiful Valberg "Notre Dame des Neiges, which remained in the tradition of mountain churches with paint and roof shingles larch.

Media, movies, billiards, games room.

Events and festivities

Each year, the resort hosts the European Festival of Comics in February. Many writers come to meet their audience and sign copies of hundreds of albums. A large literature market "leisure" for children and adults but also an unforgettable weekend for students who elect the township each year their favorite album.

The summer lineup of concerts, village fetes, fairs, exhibitions ...

Photos

Station Valberg
Station Valberg
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Track, starting Eguilles
Track, starting Eguilles
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Bears' Park
Bears' Park
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Cycling in the gorges Cians
Cycling in the gorges Cians
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Fishing
Fishing
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Weather

Friday 29 may
Min. 9°C - Max. 20°C
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Saturday 30 may
Min. 10°C - Max. 20°C
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Sunday 31 may
Min. 12°C - Max. 20°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The circuit Cians Gorge and Gorges Daluis is unforgettable. The wonderful panorama of the landscape and the color of the rock and Cians Daluis, lees of wine, just cut the blue sky so often present in the region.

Beuil, former stronghold of the Counts Grimaldi.

Peon, medieval village clinging to his Demoiselles.

Guillaumes large town in medieval character, famous for its fairs and county town of Canton.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Canyoning or aqua-hiking
Sports sensations40 € to 65 € Le Broc (36 km)
Canyoning or Rafting in the Verdon Gorges
Sports sensations33 € to 68 € Castellane (43 km)
Rafting in the Verdon Gorges
Sports sensations35 € to 70 € Castellane (43 km)
Sea or mountain photography circuit
Nature and the great outdoors47 € to 95 € Tourrette-Levens (44 km)
Tour and tasting of wines from Bellet
Crafts12 € Nice (45 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Vens Lakes
HikeIntermediate6h30Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée (17.6 km)
Rabuons Lake
Village visitAthletic7h00Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée (17.6 km)
Tour of the lakes
HikeIntermediate3h30Entraunes (23 km)
Collettes Peak
HikeIntermediate3h30Toudon (26 km)
Tour of Mont Lion
HikeIntermediate4h30Tourette-du-Château (29 km)

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