Direct access to nature all year round

Since the 1960s, the creation of parks has made it possible to preserve natural areas with developed zones accessible to the public. For the Alpes-Maritimes Departmental Council, the challenge is to reconcile the preservation of the environment with a high level of visitor numbers, while offering visitors a diversity of sites adapted to the aspirations of each individual.

Nowadays there are 19 land parks and 1 sea park spread between Théoule and Menton, mainly in urban areas. To preserve this balance between leisure and ecosystems, the Department keeps a constant eye on the environment and the animal and plant species.

On the territory of Villeneuve-Loubet you can enjoy two entities, the departmental natural park of Vaugrenier with 102 hectares of woods and meadows, as well as a large part of the Park of the Rives du Loup which offers a very beautiful stroll…