Tourist Offices

Valbonne Tourist Office

Valbonne Tourist Office

Tel: +33 (0)4 92 92 95 26     Address: 7 Bis Rue Pontis 06560 VALBONNE 


http://www.tourisme-valbonne.com/

What's On and Things To Do

Events

European Heritage Days

European Heritage Days

European Heritage Days are an annual event in France where members of the public, and tourists are encourage to immerse themselves in the local history and culture. Museums, churches, and galleries all open their doors to the public for a weekend of celebration ! Check your local tourist office for more information. 


https://www.seeantibes.com/events/calendar/european-heritage-days

The long Night of Museums

The long Night of Museums

The long night of museums is an annual event where museums across Europe remain open late into the night and Antibes is no exception. On this occasion, the closing time of the museums is postponed to approximately one in the morning, which allows the public to visit the participating museums by night, and guess what ! It's free !

List of museums : https://french-riviera-guide.com/infos/museums/

 


https://nuitdesmusees.culture.gouv.fr

Fête de la Saint-Pierre

Fête de la Saint-Pierre

Each year, begin of July- Fête de la Saint-Pierre

Bastion Saint-Jaume

Three days of festivities in honour of the patron saint of Fishermen at bastion Saint Jaume, in the streets of Old Antibes and in the bay of Juan-les-Pins. Many activities and events. Highlights include: a procession of boats with paper lanterns at the foot of the rampart walls then in Juan-les-Pins, the water-skiing demonstration, the High Mass for sailors, the procession through the town, the placing of a wreath at sea and the rowing race by the Gravette beach.

Quai Henri Rambaud ,Bastion St Jaume ,Antibes

26 Jul 2019, All day – 3 dates 


Fete de la Musique 2019

Fete de la Musique 2019

A festive day across France, celebrating the start of the Summer ! Music, concerts will be going on in every city and village. Find the local programm at your local Tourist Office 


Violet Festival

Violet Festival

The Violet Festival has taken place in Tourettes-sur-Loup since 1952. Violet production became this village's main agricultural activity in 1880.

Every year in March, the Violet Festival rounds off the violet season and celebrates spring. The village streets are full of activity from 9.30am, with dawn serenades and local dances. The whole village is full of flowers and the sweet scent of early spring. A Floral Procession starts in the early afternoon. The day ends with the Flower Battle, which everyone can take part in. 

2 & 3 March 2019 


http://www.france-voyage.com/events/violet-festival-79.htm

Feast of St John

Feast of St John

Each year in June it's the opportunity to celebrate the shortest night of the year: appetizers, music, torchlight procession, fire of Saint John. The villagers come out with their tables and chairs to eat in the village streets. Great fun !

 


http://www.tourisme-valbonne.com/

Places to visit

Place des Arcades

Place des Arcades

Place des Arcades is the center of Valbonne. A must see, and a must live. The atmosphere is really pleasant, lots of shops and restaurants creating a year round vibrant atmosphere. 


Art Gallery Ada Loumani

Art Gallery Ada Loumani

Ada Loumani, international glass-blower working in Valboone, specialises in glass blowing using the "Grail Technique". Loumani combines art work, technical competence and great energy. 


http://www.loumani.fr/

Valbonne's Abbey

Valbonne's Abbey

This Abbey was built in 123, by the monks of the Chalais Order. Living in the Alps, chalaisian monks constructed the abbey closer to the coast to enable them to house thier livestock during the winter months. 320 years later, the village of Valbonne was born. 


Sport

Victoria Golf Club

Victoria Golf Club

Tel: +33 (0) 4 93 12 23 26      Email: victoriagolfclub@wanadoo.fr

 

The Victoria Golf Club is popular for its 9 technical and hilly holes, allowing the player to express his technical panel to negotiate narrow passages. At 1475, Chemin du Val Martin, Domaine du Val Martin 06560 Valbonne.


http://www.victoria-golfclub.com

Golf of Opio-Valbonne

Golf of Opio-Valbonne

Tel: +33 (0) 4 93 12 00 08       Email: opio valbonne@opengolfclub.com

 

The Opio-Valbonne Golf is a splendid 18-hole located between Cannes, Nice and Grasse. Designed by Donald Harradine in 1966 and updated in 2002 by the architect Robert Berthet, showcasing a rich vegetation and mature trees. On the Road of Roquefort-les-Pins 06650 Opio.


http://www.opengolfclub.com/opiovalbonne

Lovely and peaceful holiday!

Lovely and peaceful holiday!

Wonderful villa! We felt very relaxed and at home here.

Looking forward to coming back next year.

Family Marsh - June/ July 2019


Tennis Club d’Opio

Tennis Club d’Opio

Chemin du Piol 
06650 Opio (Fr)
 
Contact : 0033 6 85 73 73 70
Email : tennisopio@laposte.net   
 
 


https://ballejaune.com/club/tcmopio

Tennis Club du Vignal

Tennis Club du Vignal

Vignal Tennis Club is the preferred partner of ADTP.

Located between Grasse and Valbonne, in a calm countryside setting, Vignal Tennis club offers ADTP Academy the right infrastructure necessary to be able to train and develop tennis players to perform to a very high level.

  • 5 clay courts of which 2 covered
  • 5 hard courts
  • A restaurant
  • A lounge area

268 chemin des Picholines
06740 Châteauneuf
Phone: +33 4 97 01 07 16
Fax: +33 4 97 01 07 85

Email : contact@adtp.eu

 


https://academietennisfrance.fr/en/infrastructure/le-tennis-club-du-vignal/

Restaurants

Restaurant Le Cadran Solaire

Restaurant Le Cadran Solaire

Address : 4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne         Tel : +33(0)6 62 74 40 09

 A traditional homemade cooking characterized by Lyonnais specialties. A wine list of more than 60 wines is offered to accompany your meal.

 Price : Medium 


La Table by Richard Mebkhout

La Table by Richard Mebkhout

Address : 6 rue de la Fontaine,06560 Valbonne          Tel : +33(0)4 92 98 07 10 

In the center of this picturesque village, a little restaurant led by a chef passed by beautiful houses. This chef sign a lovely market cuisine, declined in a menu-card that changes every three weeks, all at reasonable prices.

 Price : Medium

 


Le Bristot du sommelier

Le Bristot du sommelier

Address : 21 Rue Eugène Giraud, 06560 Valbonne                     Tel :+33(0) 4 93 12 17 95

 

Open every day for lunch and dinner (except Wednesday and Saturday lunchtime), Bistrot du Sommelier offers a market cuisine, made with fresh and seasonal products. On the terrace, in the heart of a typically Provencal alley, or inside, in a modern and elegant setting, come and enjoy the discoveries of our Sommelier Eric, and at your convenience, let yourself be guided by his advice and experience.

 


http://www.lebistrotdusommelier.fr

Lou Cigalon

Lou Cigalon

Tel:+33(0)4 93 12 01 61     Email: reservation@loucigalon.fr     Address: 6 Boulevard Carnot 06560 Valbonne

 

Lou Cigalon is "the" gastronomic restaurant of Valbonne, where Chef Thierry Chambaud operates his kitchen to serve sophisticated meals. Chef Chambaud learnt from his collaboration with Ducasse and Chibois, before taking this restaurant along with his wife. High standards in a warmth atmosphere. Price: High


http://www.loucigalon.fr