The trip between Sospel and Nice is under an hour, with around 5 trains a day.
charming Alpine village.Although it isn't in the high Alps, the town is situated atan altitude of around 3,000 feet. The village is quaint, with lovely medieval streets and trompe-l’œil façades. Despite its close proximity to the city of Nice, this is an ideal stop for outdoor activities. There are opportunities to hike, ride on horseback, mountain-bike and fish. It's 30 minutes away by train.
suggestions for hikes :
- The valley and lake of Lauzanier (alt 2284m) :
one of the most beautiful glacial U-shaped valleys in the Park
(an easy half-day's walk starting from Larche)