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Saint Erige Chapel


Chapel St Erige was a place of pilgrimage: We had to ask Erige St and St Denis healings and even resurrect the dead children without baptism, the time to do the baptizing.


Indulgences were granted by the Pope to pilgrims who come to pray at St Erige Auron.


Sale of religious heritage guide of the town to the Tourist Office (2 €)

Selling guide "memory Passeurs" at the Tourist Office (€ 4)


New ! Visit the Chapel St Erige of Auron with tape guides, dispinibles in the tourist office of Auron (3€ a person)


Visit the Chapel of St. Erige Auron: Every Thursday and Sunday in July and August at 17:30 (free participation, go to the chapel).


Information at the Tourist Office at




Recent movies. Few films a day

Adult : 7€

Senior and kids (-12 years old) : 6€


Coach Trips

Discover the valley of the Upper Tinée and its surroundings by bus:



hilltop villages: + day restaurant: 50.00 €


Cuneo: day € 30.00


Colmiane zip + summer toboggan: day € 50.00




Rando + accompanied Village tour (including transport): 25.00 €


Thursdays and Sundays

Visit the Chapel of St. Erige Auron

RDV à17h30 front of the chapel - Free, free participation




Mercantour Transport: or - ferrarierick@aol.com

Office hours every Sunday and Monday from 16:30 to 17:30 the Central Booking Activities (Central Square Cable).




Discover the history of the village people through the museums of traditions, milk, school, and windmill.

On wednesdays

10 am : 2 classified chapels-

4pm : Church and religious museum

On fridays :

10 am : windmill visit

4pm : Trinity chapel- Church and religious museum


Information and bookings

Tourist office St Etienne de Tinée : +33(0)4 93 02 41 96

Tourist office Auron : +33(0)4 93 23 02 66



Religious patrimony

Saint Etienne de Tinée and Auron have some historical treasures with some classified chapels and beautiful paintings of Canavesio
St Erige chapel

* Saint Sébastien Chapel from 18th century

* Trinitaires chapel from 18th century

* St Maur chapel from 16th century

* The main church from 18th century with a religious art meuseum.4

A religious patrimony guide is on sale in the tourist offices for only 2€

Free visits on wednesdays and fridays from 10 to 12am and from 4 to 6pm

(Tips are welcome)

Information and bookings  :

Tourist Office St Etienne de Tinée : +33(0)4 93 02 41 96

Tourist Office Auron : +33(0)4 93 23 02 66

Office de Tourisme of station d'Auron
Grange Cossa - 06660 Auron
Email : info.auron@nicecotedazurtourisme.com
Tél. +33(0)4 93 23 02 66
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