Alpes-Maritimes is a department in the region of . It has 300 sunny days per year, making it an excellent tourist destination.
Photo: Tobi 87, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

is a large city in on the . Photo: Michaelphillipr, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Once a small fishing village on the , is now a glamorous and expensive seaside town of 74,000 people considered to be one of the social hubs of Europe. Photo: Afernand74, CC BY 2.5.

is a city in the . The Cap d' is the break between the Bay of Cannes to the south-west and the Baie des Anges to the north east. Photo: David Baron, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a commune in Provence, France. It is known worldwide for its traditional perfume industry.


is "The Lemon Festival Capital of the World". Photo: Tobi 87, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the region in southeastern . Photo: Kulmalukko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St.-Paul-de-Vence, in Alpes-Maritimes, , is a perfectly preserved medieval village perched on a hillside several kilometres from the Mediterranean. Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small beach resort and residential town on the . Photo: MOSSOT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an inland town of the . It is an attractive old town surrounded by a ring of hills with splendid views down to the Mediterranean over and . Photo: villlamania, CC BY 3.0.

is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the region in Southeastern . Photo: Jarek Prokop, CC BY 3.0.

is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France. Photo: Evelyscher, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern , approximately 12.5 kilometres from the city of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a pleasant perched village on the road from to and thence Breil sur Roya. Photo: Alistair Cunningham, CC BY 3.0.

is a commune and former schismatic episcopal seat in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern near the border and not far from . Photo: Jpmgir, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern . Photo: Tangopaso, Public domain.

is a small hilltop village in Alpes-Maritimes‎ , Provence, . Photo: MOSSOT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a medieval village perched on a rocky spine overlooking the between and . Photo: SchiDD, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Latitude of center
43.9211° or 43° 55' 15.8" north
Longitude of center
7.1791° or 7° 10' 44.7" east
501 metres (1,644 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3266599461
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Albanian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Arabic: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Arabic: الآلب البحرية (إقليم فرنسي)
  • Arabic: الألب البحرية
  • Aragonese: Alpes Maritimos
  • Armenian: Ծովափնյա Ալպեր
  • Azerbaijani: Dənizkənarı Alplar
  • Basque: Itsas Alpeak
  • Belarusian: Альпы Прыморскія
  • Belarusian: Прыморскія Альпы (дэпартамент)
  • Belarusian: Прыморскія Альпы
  • Belarusian: дэпартамент Прыморскія Альпы
  • Bengali: অ্যাপলস মেরিতাইম
  • Breton: Alpoù-an-Arvor
  • Bulgarian: Алп Маритим
  • Catalan: Alps Marítims
  • Catalan: Aups Maritims
  • Cebuano: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Chinese: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Chinese: 滨海阿尔卑斯省
  • Chinese: 濱海阿爾卑斯
  • Chinese: 濱海阿爾卑斯省
  • Chuvash: Тинĕс Енчи Альп
  • Croatian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Czech: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Danish: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Dutch: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Dutch: Aups Maritims
  • English: Aups Maritims
  • English: Maritime Alps
  • Esperanto: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Esperanto: Aups Maritims
  • Esperanto: Marbordaj Alpoj
  • Esperanto: departemento Marbordaj Alpoj
  • Estonian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Estonian: Alpes-Maritimesi departemang
  • Finnish: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Franco-Provençal: Arpes-Marenes
  • Franco-Provençal: Ârpes-de-Mar
  • French: 06
  • French: Alpes-Maritimes
  • French: Aups Maritims
  • French: Département des Alpes-Maritimes
  • French: département des Alpes-Maritimes
  • Gaelic (Scots): Alpes-Maritimes
  • Gallegan: Alpes Marítimos
  • Georgian: ზღვისპირა ალპები
  • German: Alpes-Maritimes
  • German: Aups Maritims
  • German: Département Alpes-Maritimes
  • Greek: Αλπ-Μαριτίμ
  • Gujarati: આલ્પ્સ-મેરીટાઇમ્સ
  • Hakka Chinese: Alpes-Maritimes-sén
  • Hausa: Alpes-Maritimes-sén
  • Hebrew: האלפים הימיים
  • Hindi: एल्प्स-मैरिटाइम्स
  • Hungarian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Indonesian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Departimento Alpes-Maritimes
  • Italian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Italian: Alpi Marittime
  • Italian: Aups Maritims
  • Japanese: アルプ=マリティーム県
  • Kannada: ಆಲ್ಪೆಸ್-ಮಾರಿಟೈಮ್ಸ್
  • Kazakh: Альпі-Маритим
  • Kongo: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Korean: 알프마리팀
  • Korean: 알프마리팀주
  • Ladino: Alpes Maritimes
  • Latin: Alpes Maritimae
  • Latin: Alpes maritimae
  • Latvian: Piejūras Alpi
  • Letzeburgesch: Departement Alpes-Maritimes
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Lithuanian: Pajūrio Alpės
  • Lombard: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Macedonian: Приморски Алпи
  • Malagasy: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Malay (generic): Alpes-Maritimes
  • Marathi: आल्प-मरितीम
  • Min Nan Chinese: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Northern Frisian: Alpes-Maritimes (Department)
  • Northern Frisian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Norwegian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Aups Maritimas
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Aups Maritims
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Денджызгæрон Альпæтæ (департамент)
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Денджызгæрон Альпæтæ
  • Pampanga: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Persian: آلپ-ماریتیم
  • Piemontese: Alp Marìtime
  • Piemontese: Dipartiment ëd j'Alp Marìtime
  • Polish: Alpy Nadmorskie
  • Portuguese: Alpes Marítimos
  • Portuguese: Aups Maritims
  • Romanian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Russian: Приморские Альпы
  • Scots: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Serbian: Приморски Алпи
  • Serbo-Croatian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Sinhalese: ඇල්ප්ස්-මැරිටයිම්ස්
  • Slovak: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Slovenian: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Spanish: Alpes Maritimos
  • Spanish: Alpes Marítimos
  • Spanish: Aups Maritims
  • Swahili (generic): Alpes-Maritimes
  • Swedish: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Tajik: Департаменти Алп Приморские
  • Tajik: Департаменти Алпи Наздибаҳрӣ
  • Tamil: ஆல்ப்ஸ் -மாரிடிம்ஸ்
  • Tatar: Диңгез буе Әлпләре
  • Telugu: ఆల్పెస్-మారిటైమ్స్
  • Thai: จังหวัดอาลป์-มารีตีม
  • Turkish: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Turkish: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
  • Ukrainian: Приморські Альпи
  • Urdu: آلپ-ماریتیم
  • Venetian: Alpe Maritime
  • Venetian: Alpi Maritime
  • Vietnamese: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Vlaams: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Volapük: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Waray (Philippines): Alpes-Maritimes
  • Welsh: Alpes-Maritimes
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع الپس ماریٹائم
  • Wu Chinese: 滨海阿尔卑斯省
  • Yue Chinese: 濱海阿爾卑斯
  • Maritimes Alpes
  • ზღვისპირა ალპების დეპარტამენტი

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