Long distance hiking routes

Follow the Grande Randonnée trails of the Nice Côte d’Azur and discover all its treasures over itineraries of several days.

Known to all hikers, these routes cross the territory and offer you magnificent landscapes. 

Managed by the Fédération Française de la Randonnée Pédestre (French Hiking Federation), the Grande Randonnée trails allow you to carry out a program over several days or weeks, leaving room for continuous discovery. Between the sea and the mountains, through villages and valleys, the riches of the Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolis are available to you throughout your walks.

Cross 98 kilometres in 5 days in the heart of the Vallée des Merveilles via the GR 52, walk the GR 5 from Larche to Nice in 10 days or embark on the sporting itinerary of the GR 52A to discover all the panoramas of the Mercantour in 15 days, the Nice Côte d’Azur GRs are full of surprises!

A vous de choisir celui à suivre ! 

  • GR 5 from Larche to Saint-Dalmas-Valdeblore
  • GR 5 from Larche to Nice
  • GR 52 from Saint-Dalmas-Valdeblore to Menton
  • GR 52A Mercantour Panorama
  • GR 52 Loop from Belvedere


The GR Grande Traversée du Mercantour is 4 days to link the mountains and the sea and enjoy the diversity of the Nice Côte d’Azur metropolis. 

Driving through the National Park, you will be surprised by the wild landscapes and secret valleys.

PFor more information, please visit My GR.

The Via Alpina

The Via Alpina, crossing the eight countries of the Alpine arc, extends over 5,000 kilometres, representing 342 daily stages. Accessible to all hikers, this hiking network is a European project in a setting of unique fauna and flora and remarkable landscapes.

By visiting the official website, you can plan your stay with the help of 3 to 7 day tours to discover the different regions of the Via Alpina. 

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