Start your expedition in the hilltop villages of the Pays Mentonnais with a visit to the village of Sainte-Agnès, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France and the highest coastal village in Europe. Continue your walk through the village of Gorbio, its authentic charm that will take you back to another era. Finally, end your journey in Roquebrune Village, known for its alleys with warm colors and its view of the Principality of Monaco.
Tradition, culture and discovery
See you in the Mentonnais region
Coming to stay in Menton is also an opportunity to discover its hinterland, the Pays Mentonnais. From the fort of the Maginot Line of Sainte-Agnès, with a view of Cap Martin from the Roc de l'Orméa, the Pays Mentonnais will have many surprises and memories in store for you during your stay with us. During your stopover in our hotel in the city center, we will take great pleasure in advising you and revealing our secrets of "Païs Mentounasc".
We give you a taste of your walks in the Pays Mentonnais. During your expeditions, you will pass by superb hilltop villages, you will obtain exceptional views and you will learn more about the history of this region!
10 kilometers from Menton Monaco
In less than 30 minutes by road or in 10 minutes by train, you will be in the heart of Monaco, the Princely Land. Monaco and its legendary charm will welcome you for a day. Photos in front of the Place du Casino, walk on the Rock or installed in the stands during the Historic Grands Prix, Formula E and Formula 1, the Principality of Monaco will be an essential stopover during your stay in Menton. We also advise you to visit the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco.
28 kilometers from Menton Nice
Since July 2021, Nice has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This must-see of the French Riviera will surprise and charm you with its many monuments, beaches, culinary specialties, etc. We advise you to take a stroll on the Promenade des Anglais and in Old Nice, to stop on one of the city's beaches and to taste the specialties in the markets or in the restaurants of the city.
Nature excursions Hikes and activities
Located in the Southern Alps, the Pays Mentonnais will offer you dozens of hikes. Starting point of the GR 51 “Balcony of the Mediterranean” and the end of the GR 52 “Grande Traversée du Mercantour”, the Mentonnais region is an ideal playground for lovers of nature walks and in search of a change of scenery, sportsman of the Sunday as an expert in the discipline. Paragliding flight from Mont Gros, picnic in Cros de Casté Park, unusual visits, come and live experiences in the heart of nature and take the opportunity to recharge your batteries!