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Vallauris

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Alpes-Maritimes

Two cities in one, which complement: Vallauris Golfe-Juan is a city of over 30,000 inhabitants, an area of ​​1304 hectares, situated in the Alpes-Maritimes between Cannes and Antibes. It enjoys a wonderful climate with over 300 sunny days a year. The average temperature in the shade is 11 ° C in winter and 25 ° C in summer.

In 1989, his face was remodeled by building a new port (the port Camille Rayon) and new tracks. The bay of Golfe-Juan, sheltered from all winds offers the full range of water sports and bathing. Over a length of 3.5 kilometers of coastline, stretching from both sides of the ports of Golfe-Juan, sandy beaches, public and private.

Geographical information

MunicipalityVallauris
Postcode06220
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Latitude43.5772440 (N 43° 34’ 38”)
Longitude7.0550410 (E 7° 3’ 18”)
Surface area13.04 km²
Population26153 inhabitants
Density2005 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNice (16.8 mi, 28 min)
Insee code06155
IntercommunalityCA de Sophia Antipolis
DepartmentAlpes-Maritimes
TerritoryAlps, French Riviera
RegionProvence-Alps-French Riviera

Nearest cities & towns

Golfe-Juan1.7 mi (8 min)
Le Cannet3.2 mi (12 min)
Juan-les-Pins3.6 mi (12 min)
Cannes3.9 mi (13 min)
Mougins4.7 mi (13 min)
Antibes4.8 mi (15 min)
Biot7.1 mi (18 min)
Valbonne7.6 mi (19 min)
Mouans-Sartoux7.9 mi (19 min)
La Roquette-sur-Siagne8.3 mi (20 min)
Mandelieu-la-Napoule8.9 mi (17 min)
Villeneuve-Loubet9.6 mi (18 min)
Cagnes-sur-Mer9.9 mi (20 min)
Pégomas10.3 mi (24 min)

Things to see and do

The Magnelli Museum, Museum of Ceramics, National Museum of Picasso, the municipal school of music and dance, the Municipal School of Art ceramics, showroom space Grandjean, space Jean Marais, the two halls with a minotaur room and theater Sea Jean Marais ...

Visit pottery and ceramic crafts. You can see the making and discover both the shooting by the potter, the decoration by hand.

Some workshops offer courses and introductory courses for all ages.

Visit the perfume and soap, avenue Georges Clemenceau.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Transport

Events and festivities

Reconstitution of the Landing of Napoleon in March each year on the beach at Golfe-Juan.

Feast of St. Pierre (Golfe-Juan).

Pottery Festival (Vallauris).

Peasants Day (Vallauris).

Concerts (July-August) in the theater of the Sea (Golfe-Juan, Camille Rayon).

Election of Miss Vallauris Golfe-Juan and Côte d'Azur (July) in the theater of the Sea

Photos

The sandy beach
The sandy beach
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Weather

Saturday 18 august
Min. 23°C - Max. 30°C
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Sunday 19 august
Min. 24°C - Max. 31°C
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Monday 20 august
Min. 24°C - Max. 32°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Labyfolies: Challenge the pitfalls that will stand in your way! You will make games of varying difficulty to discover the passwords that will open the doors of the Labyrinth. Go every year in the footsteps of great adventurers!

Pond Fontmerle (Mougins).

Marineland (Antibes).

Municipal park Vaugrenier.

Village of Gourdon.

Caussols plateau.

Biot glassware (glass blowing).

Saint-Paul-de-Vence.

Golf de Biot and Valbonne.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sunset in a yacht: Private Excursion Leaving from Cannes
Nature and the great outdoors161 € Cannes (2.4 mi)
Private Yacht Cruise – Departing from Cannes
Nature and the great outdoors158 € Cannes (2.4 mi)
Catamaran Rental in the Bay of Cannes (1 hour)
Sports sensations38 € Cannes (2.5 mi)
Kayak Rental for 1 or 2 People in the Bay of Cannes (1 to 3 hours)
Sports sensations14 € Cannes (2.5 mi)
Stand-up-Paddle Rental in the Bay of Cannes (1 to 3 hours)
Sports sensations13 € Cannes (2.5 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Chemin des Douaniers
HikeEasy2h00Antibes (3.5 mi)
The Tanneron Ridges
HikeIntermediate4h30Tanneron (9 mi)
Paradise Circuit
HikeIntermediate3h30Le Bar-sur-Loup (9.2 mi)
The Baou des Blancs rock
HikeEasy3h00Vence (10.5 mi)
Siagne valley
HikeIntermediate2h30Le Tignet (11.3 mi)

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Campsites

Hotels

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