VALBONNE

This authentic village was laid out like a checkerboard plan. This rare architectural feature is well preserved. Monks once founded the village in the 12th century. Valbonne is considered the heart of the largest European techno pole, Sophia Antipolis, covering 4300 hectares and employing 25.000 people in the field of high-tech and communication. Superb golfing opportunities and an international school of excellent reputation are also features comforting Valbonne's popularity.

Events :
Music festival – June
Saint Roch festival – August
Fest'in Val – September

Useful links:
www.tourisme-valbonne.com