Panoramic view of the mountains in a quiet environment.
10 minutes by car from the entrance of the Nice East motorway for quick access to Monaco, Menton and Italy. And all the rest of the region Nice, Cannes etc....
To Abadia itself:
Olive Festival in March, Music Festival at the Théâtre de Verdure (June).
At 6 km you will find an authentic village of heritage and art, Tourrette-Levens. A real perched village, it still has a tower of its medieval castle. Accessible by the ascent of the castle and its picturesque setting, you will discover a panoramic view between the sea and the exceptional mountains. Several cultural events enliven this place, as well as the whole town, which also has three free museums and a superb Baroque church.
In addition to the particular care given to the heritage, there is a real interest in "today's" art: little by little, the municipality has acquired many sculptures. You can admire Max Cartier's stone man who sits at the entrance to the village or works by Jean-Pierre Augier and even Albert Chubac, an artist featured in all the city's buildings. Others such as Ernest Pignon Ernest, James Franta, Brazillier or Gilli have also invited themselves to this culture-friendly commune.
The Holidays at Tourrette-Levens:
Medieval festival (April), Slug procession (June), Temporary exhibitions (summer), Musical and cultural nights of the castle (July-August), patron saint of Sainte-Rosalie (September 4),
At 5 km in Châteauneuf-Villevieille, a walking tour to do: Discovery trail of Mont-Macaron.
Gastronomy day for vintage and prestige cars (May),Hill race (July),Horse festival (July/August),Ultra Trail (August)...
Several equestrian clubs between St André de la Roche and Levens.
10 minutes away, the Lino Ventura Theatre: In the field of contemporary music concerts, the Theatre has naturally taken a prominent place in the hearts of the people of Nice by promoting quality and diversity as a factor in the selection of artists. The great names in music have followed one another: The Do, the Kills, Higelin, Arthur H., Groundation, Raphael, Olivia Ruiz, Dyonisos, Grand Corps Malade, Israel Vibration, Renan L...
After Levens at 8km After a surprising road, built on the grey limestone overhanging the Vésubie valley, you arrive at Duranus, a very small village with a scattered habitat on the hillside, in the heart of a preserved nature planted with oaks and olive trees. Modest in size, Duranus attracts tourists with its history.
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