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Les Ferres

 
The departement of the Alpes Maritimes - Pop.: 70 h.

45 km to the North of Nice. Take the 202 to Carros and then the D1 to Bouyon.
Les Ferres village



Les Ferres is an extremely small village, located at the top of a mountain pass in the Esteron valley, and surrounded by forest hills.


Les Ferres, tiny street




The village houses are grouped together and are a fine example of ancient rural architecture. Take the narrow covered streets and you'll arrive in the church square where the village "elders" meet to pass the time, discussing the issues of the day.



Les Ferres, the old village


Wonderful panoramic views can be had from the village, It is a fisher men and women's paradise and pot holing enthusiasts will find some interesting sites to explore around the commune.


What to see:

St Pierre Mill.
Pont de la Cerise.
16th century Parish Church.
St Julie, St Valentin Chapels.



Leisure activities:

Swimming.
Fishing.
Walking.
Pot holing.
Sink (Swallow) hole.



Accommodation:

Rural gites.
Holiday rentals.
Bed and breakfast.



Neighbouring towns and villages:

Conségudes (5km), Bouyon (6km), Roquesteron (15km).







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Les Ferres, village in the mountains

Les Ferres, house

Les Ferres, calade
 
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