ECOLODGE OF VILLEPLANE
Located near the National Park of the Mercantour, our area is protected by the Natura 2000 Network: currently it ranks amongst some of the most significant natural protected sites in Europe.
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Tél : 04 93 02 37 89
HOW TO REACH US:
By Car :
From Nice : Less than 2 hrs drive following directions for ‘Digne’ up the N202 along the
river Var following it west past Villars, Touet, Puget-Théniers and Entrevaux. 6 km after
Entrevaux, turn north (right) up through the stunning Gorges de Daluis.
From Digne-les-bains : 95 km drive, heading southeast to Barreme, then east to St.André
les Alpes and Les Scafarels. 7 km east of Annot, head north again up the Gorges de Daluis. From Barcelonette : Come over Col de Cayolle (2326 m) and down past Entraunes; 66 km
of beautiful scenery along mountain road (2 hours).
By Plane:To Nice airport.
From the airport, take a taxi or the airport bus service to either the train station or the
coach station and continue your journey as detailed below :
Airport Bus Services : (depart from terminal 1)
For the Train station : ‘Gare SNCF’ : Bus no. 23 – 30 mins journey
(N.B.! You need to get off at the train station ‘Gare SNCF’ and walk 10 mins -or take the
tramway- to the mountain train station ‘Gare des chemins de fer de Provence’).
For the Bus station :‘Nice Wilson’ : Bus no. 98 – 30 mins journey
By Mountain Train :Nice – Entrevaux
From the mountain train station ‘Gare des chemins de fer de Provence’ (not the ‘Gare SNCF’)
There are 2 appropriate Micheline trains a day:
Times : Leaving Nice at : Monday – Sunday @ 12:55 OR 17:17
Duration : 1.5 hrs
Price : 12,50€ one-way trip per person.
Please notify us if you are arriving at Entrevaux by the mountain train and we will arrange
your 45 mins transfer to Villeplane (80€ from 2 to 8 people).
By Coach :Nice – Guillaumes
From the ‘Gare Routiere’ (Bus station) in Nice centre. (N.B.! There is one bus a day).The bus
station is not at the same place . You must check :
Times : Leaving Nice at: Monday – Sunday : 16:20, Saturday 14:00.
Duration : 2 hrs
Price : 1,50€ one-way trip per person.
Please notify us if you are arriving at Guillaumes by the bus and we will arrange your 20
mins transfer to Villeplane (15€ from 2 to 8 people)