What to do and see Hinterland, coast, Italy

Make the most of your holiday in Menton to explore the region



  • Monaco and the Prince's palace, less than 10 km from Menton
  • Beaulieu and the Villa Kérilos, 20 km from Menton
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer, 20 km from Menton
  • St Jean Cap Ferrat and the Villa Rothschild, 27 km from Menton
  • Nice, less than 30 km from Menton …
    ... Not forgetting the coastal pathways of Cap Martin or Cap d’Ail for some bracing holiday walks just 10 minutes from Menton.


While you are holidaying in Menton, be sure to explore some of the lovely villages to be found in the hinterland. Only a few kilometres from Menton, admire breathtaking views of the Mediterranean and appreciate the history and culture that have for so long drawn tourists from all four corners of the world.

  • Hilltop villages
    Roquebrune, Eze, Peille, Peillon, Gorbio, Castellar and Ste Agnès…
  • The valleys
    Vallée de la Bévéra: Sospel, col de Turini.
    Vallée de la Roya: Breil-sur-Roya, Saorge and Tende.
  • The heights of the Haut Pays
    The Mercantour National Park, the Vallée des Merveilles and its rock carvings, etc.

And while you're here, why not cross the frontier into Italy only 4 km from Menton?