VALDEBLORE

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is composed of 4 villages : La Bolline, La Roche, St. Dalmas, Mollières and La Colmiane which is a winter-sports resort.

 Situation : “Vallée de la Tinée”, a link between “the Tinée” valley and “ the Vésubie” valley. Altitude      : from 600 meters to 2897 meters.

Population : 871 inhabitants.

 CULTURAL HERITAGE :

Works of Art listed : Church Sainte Croix and the altarpiece of St. François in St. Dalmas Valdeblore.

The patron Saint of the church is Saint Dalmas.

 There are also : a local museum, the church St. Jacques in La Bolline, a church in Mollières, the chapel St. Jean in La Roche, a chapel of the “Penitents” in every hamlets and more modest chapels like : Notre Dame, Saint Joseph, Saint Roch and Saint Donat.

 SPORTS FACILITIES : a football ground, tennis courts, a Summer swimming-pool, a “Via Ferrata”, an Adventure Park, rock climbing sites (indoor and outdoor), a mini-golf, a horse-riding site, Multi-sports grounds with bowls sites (“Pétanque”), a Golf course (9 holes), a Paragliding site, a Summer Sledge run (1650 m), Mountain-bike tracks listed FFC, the Nicolas Vouilloz run, 30 kms of ski slopes, a toboggan run, snow-shoes tracks, a relaxing place, a sport room.

 HIKING : the footpath GR5 runs through the village. Hiking on all our mountains. Theme trails. Numerous mountain lakes : lakes « de Frémamorta », « des Millefonts », « de Tavels ». Lac Nègre, Lac de Barn, Lac d’en Veillos … streams and small valleys of Mollières, Millefonts, Gasc and Bramafan.

                                    OTHER INTERESTS : the Wolf Alpha Park in Boréon, next to the National Park of Mercantour.

 

EVENTS : Concerts, Spring Festival in April & May, “Folies des lacs” ( 3rd week-end in July ),

Xmas Festival, Summer local Feasts in July and August, Chestnut Festival in October,

Sport Events all year round, Ski competitions in La Colmiane resort.

 

ACCOMODATION :

Number of hotels   : 5

Nbr. of Rural gîtes : 48

Bed & Breakfast     : 5

Nbr of restaurants   : 16

Other Services : 1 municipal camping,   1 farm campsite,   1 stage gîte.

 FOR MORE INFORMATIONS :

Town Hall Tel. :   04 93 23 25 80   or   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it    or www.valdeblore.fr

Tourist Office   :   04 93 23 25 90   or   www.vesubie-mercantour.com   or www.colmiane.com

 

The mayor’s remark :   Valdeblore, a valley of Flowers, Lights, Beauties … a real Paradise !