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Saint-Paul de Vence

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Address: 2 rue Grande, 06570 St-Paul-de-Vence, France
Phone Number: 04 93 32 86 95
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Stunning Medieval Village

Gorgeous medieval village on the hill. Too many ghastly art galleries. Walk around the village and see the views from the ramparts. I never tire of this place

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135 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Gorgeous medieval village on the hill. Too many ghastly art galleries. Walk around the village and see the views from the ramparts. I never tire of this place

Thank teleczkan
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Forget the saying: 'You see one hill top village you've seen them all' this one is worth the visit. Known as St. Paul-de-Vence, which is handy, since there are nine other "St. Paul"s and a slew of St. Paul-de-somewhere's in France. This is a beautiful, charming, medieval fortified village, perched on a narrow spur between two deep valleys. Its location... More 

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37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived at about 7pm, with 2 young kids and a buggy (buggy was fine, it was uphill to the top pbut we didn't find it too challenging). As per a tip from Lonely Planet guidebook we came late, and it was perfect. Most people had left and it was very peaceful and serene, and it was still very light.... More 

Thank holidaymaddddd
Bardolino, Italy
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited today breathtaking views, lots of shops quirky things to clothes shops. Restaurants not to expensive, a lovely church. Take the 400 bus from Nice next to casino Albert Ave.1.50 euro takes about 1 hour. Cheap as chips.not to be missed

Thank db002a1961
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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196 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one the finest medieval towns in French Riviera. Located on a highland overlooking the beautiful vinyards and riviera from a height, this beautiful village with small cobbled alleys , small houses and boutique shops and cafes, provides a charming travel itonirary. This place during 1960s was extremely popular to rich and famous. Our driver cum guide mentioned that... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just had to take a trip to Saint-Paul de Vence as my girlfriend visited it as a child and was extremely impressed. I must admit it absolutely didn't disappoint and I tooks lots of photos there. We visited in June so there were relatively few tourists. I'd wish the village really lived just a bit more but that's what... More 

Thank GeertL
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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282 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautifully kept hill top medieval village, with lots of charm and allies to explore. In the centre of a well documented 'art' community and playground for the chattering classes. Mainly middle class Brits. Parking's mad & expensive. Weekdays seem busier than weekends, Saturday was really quiet especially in the evening. Unless you're staying near by it's a one off trip... More 

Thank Keith M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This little medieval nugget is really not to be missed whilst visiting the area(Cannes,Nice,Antibes etc) A scenic drive and pay parking that's easy and available. Bonus. Plenty of shopping and cafes. Some shops are a bit pricey in comparison to surrounding areas but not unexpected. Easy to experience in less than two hours if the attention span of younger children... More 

Thank rengrahn
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and family have visited this beautiful hill top village several times now and it never disappoints. Stunning views of the hills, gorgeous picturesque cobbled and beautifully paved lanes, full of colourful forna and flauna, plenty of lovely restaurants and cafes to chose from for breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee or for a crepe or ice cream, stunning and very interesting... More 

Thank Jodie M
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hill town with beautiful views, shops, galleries and restaurants. Easy access from Nice on Bus 400.

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