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The Mercantour national park covers 28 cities over 2000 km sqm. This territory consists in protection discovering but also local developement.

The high valley offers summits over 3000m of altitude, mountain lakes, and the highest road in Europe, through the Bonnette pass.

You will also find a big fauna, birds, and a  unique flora with more than 2000 species.


Maximum protection

The Mercantour park has been created in 1979, label known worldwide for his high level of nature protection.

In Italy, our neighbours have created the Parco Naturale Alpi Marittime around the Argentera peak (over 3290m) close to the boarder.


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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