Visit Sophia Antipolis, Valbonne and its surroundings

Things to see in Valbonne

The first technology park in Europe, Sophia Antipolis offers a quiet and a very pleasant environment, only a few kilometers from Cannes, Antibes and Juan-les-Pins.

In summer as in winter, Sophia Antipolis remains a flagship destination of the Côte d'Azur, since the technopole concentrates the largest number of companies in the fields of scientific research, medicine, biochemistry, technology. Besides the professional side, it is also the opportunity to spend a pleasant stay in a welcoming environment and only fifteen kilometers from the bustle of the Côte d'Azur.

You will not lack activities in the technology park: golf, aquatic complex, hiking trails ... and the beach not far away, there will be something for everyone!

What to do around Sophia Antipolis?

If Sophia Antipolis is distinguished by its contemporary architecture, Valbonne has kept its authenticity in the middle of the technology park. Therefore, if you are coming to Sophia Antipolis, you can’t miss Valbonne. Its village is so typical of the south of France, the squares, town hall, churches, chapels, fountains will seduce you by their charm and their beauty.
Sophia Antipolis is also the opportunity for golf enthusiasts to enjoy a huge and green setting to perfect their technique.

For the walkers, many hiking trails depart from the technology park. For the more adventurous, motorcycle trails are also accessible and for those who want to enjoy the climate of the French Riviera, discover the many beaches around.

Do you want to discover aquatic life? Marineland is about fifteen minutes away.

Beaches near Valbonne: Juan-les-Pins, Cannes, Antibes

With its optimal sunshine, about 300 days a year, and the beauty of the landscapes, the French Riviera is a holiday destination. The azure blue sea with the mountains in the background is the promise of the French Riviera. Are you looking for the beautiful beaches of the Côte d'Azur?

Antibes: Garoupe beach, Salis beach, Plage des Ondes beach, Gravette beach, Ponteil beach

Juan-les-Pins beaches: Great Beach, Gallice Beach, Crouton Beach

Where to stay in the Sophia Antipolis technology park?

Are you planning a vacation, a weekend or a business trip to Sophia Antipolis? Our residence of Tourism welcomes you in the heart of the technology park, only a few kilometers from the historic city centre of Valbonne.

For one night, a week or a few months, enjoy the ideal location of our apart hotel City Residence Sophia Antipolis. Our apartments for rent are fully-furnished and equipped with kitchenettes to enable you to live at your own pace. Enjoy the outdoor pool, tennis court or the park. Our residence is located between the Cannes Mougins Golf Country Club and the Provençal Golf, and about twenty minutes from Cannes, Antibes or the beach of Juan-les-Pins.

Book your apartment hotel in Sophia Antipolis today, we reserve the best rates on our website.

Practical information for your next stay in Sophia Antipolis

Find all the necessary information on the website of the tourist office of the Côte d'Azur.

Near Valbonne, do not forget to visit other towns and villages such as Grasse, Biot, Pegomas, Gourdon, Tourrettes-sur-Loup, Mercantour, Menton, Esterel, Opio, Mougins...