ROURE

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Roure

ROURE

Situation    : in « the Tinée » valley

Altitude     : 1100 meters

Population : 210 inhabitants

 

CULTURAL HERITAGE :

Works of Art : 2 listed

The Saint patron of the church is Saint Laurent.

There are also : a mill, a baker’s oven and chapels

SPORTS FACILITIES :

1 sport place, HIKING, long distance foot-paths ( GR5 and GR52 ), marked out itineraries.

 

TOURIST APPEALS : larch forests, Arboretum, Rougios hamlet, plateau of Longon with its refuge, Sculpture of “Le Grand Guetteur” ( a look-out ).

 

ACCOMODATION :

Number of hotels : 1 (7 bedrooms )

Nbr of stage gîtes : 1 (14 places )

Other services       : 1 private gîte.

A Gastronomic Restaurant ( 1 fork, Guide Michelin 2010)

FOR MORE INFORMATION : www.ville-roure.fr

TOURIST OFFICE Tel. : 04 93 02 00 70 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

THE MAYOR’S REMARK :   “ Roure, with its red-schisted roofs, brought art in open-air to the mountains with “the Grand Guetteur”, a sculpture which occupies the site of Bertrand de Ciais, a link with the medieval past of the village ”.