Old town of Vallauris with its shops and Bistros

Vallauris is conveniently situated "in the middle of everywhere" and therefore is an ideal starting point for your activities at the Côte d'Azur. The close proximity to the sea (ca. 3km) ensures the mild mediterranean climate. The temperatures are all-year agreeable. There are 300 sunny days a year. With only 25km distance to Nice, Vallauris Golfe-Juan is centrally positioned between the towns of Cannes, Antibes and Grasse, which can be reached within a few minutes by car.

Romantic fishing port of Golfe Juan with its restaurants und bistros

Golfe-Juan is the seaside resort of Vallauris: Enjoy the countless little bars, bistros and the tempting smells from the Restaurants directly beside the two beaches. For the passionate sportsman there is a wide choice of water sport activities. Get your motor boat licence or learn sailing. Discover the islands "Iles de Lérins" (ferry from Golfe Juan).

Homme au Mouton- the famous sculpture on the market place of Vallauris

Vallauris is well known for its pottery and has been attracting artists from around the world for a long time. One of these artists was Picasso, and his sculpture "Homme au Mouton" can be seen on the market place. Stroll through the old village with its many little shops, or visit one of the museums. Would you like to study at the International Academy of Arts in Vallauris?

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