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Chateauneuf Villevieille

 
The departement of the Alpes Maritimes - Pop.: 685 h.

North of Nice (A8 junction : Nice-Est) by the D2204 and then the D815 via r Contes.
Or by the D 815 from Levens (7km).
Chateauneuf Villevieille village



Chateauneuf Villevieille is a small village clinging to the slopes of Ferion mountain range at 22 km north of Nice.




Chateauneuf Villevieille, ruins of the old village



You can visit the vast ruins of the former medieval village of Chateauneuf, which have now become overgrown with vegetation, but they are still accessible.


Chateauneuf Villevieille, tower in the old village



Discover the underground passage ways, the towers with dungeons, the guard rooms, cisterns, dykes and passages which often lead to caves.



Chateauneuf Villevieille church

This is an impressive, wild and mysterious site surrounded by magnificent landscapes.

It gives off a special atmosphere which will provoke the most fertile imaginations and as the day grows to an end, frighten those of a sensible disposition!..


Chateauneuf Villevieille, landscape

The current village of Chateauneuf Villevieille is a pleasant calm place surrounded by beautiful countryside and 300 hectares of forests where beautiful walks are possible.

At the same time the coast and the sea are only 30 minutes away...!


What to see:

Church, Ste Marie de Villevieille (XIth and XVIth C).
Ruins of the former village of Chateauneuf.
Chapel Ste Joseph.
Chateau de Remaurian with Chapel and oil mill.



Leisure activities:

Walking & Hiking.
Swimming pool. Tennis.
Petanque.
Fete 15th August.



Accommodation:

Bed and breakfast.
Rural gite.



Neighbouring towns and villages:

Contes (5km), Bendejun (10km).







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Chateauneuf Villevieille, the old village


Chateauneuf Villevieille, Bar


Chateauneuf Villevieille, view on the bay of Nice and the international airport
 
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