Located just below Èze village at the top of the mountain, you will see Fort de la Revère, a fortress dating all the way back to 1870. This setting features beautiful greenery and is primarily used for hiking and nature trips by locals as well as visitors.
This fort was initially built and admired by the French, as its main aim was to protect the city of Nice from outsiders. It was also used as a prisoner-of-war camp during World War II for British pilots.
The views that this setting offers are truly phenomenal, 360-degree panoramic views of the French Riviera and its surroundings. You can also take a hiking trail and stroll around the trail pavements while enjoying the stunning views along the way.
The area around the fort is also commonly known as a picnic spot, with its picnic tables where many locals like to have their lunch breaks to enjoy the surrounding views and atmosphere at the same time.
Visit the Fort de la Revère and enjoy a nature hiking trail with the best views of the French Riviera. It’s the ideal place to combine a little bit of exercise with a small picnic for a rest with an additional panoramic view of the region.