Kids Play a Guide to Playgrounds on the French Riviera
I thought it was due time to update my previous blog post about playgrounds on the French Riviera. If you have children, the region has lots of options for playground fun. I have included mostly free public options.
…Continue reading here for playgrounds and where kids can play for free (or mostly) along the Côte d’Azur starting in Antibes and running all the way to Villeneuve Loubet.
Family Fun in Provence and Côte d’Azur
The Alpilles (small Alps) are a little mountain range, which makes them perfect for family-friendly activities. Dotted with hiking trails the hills are suitable for all levels. There are canals to walk along and paths for biking. The Parc Naturel Régional des Alpilles is a protected natural space, which includes vineyards, olive groves, herds of sheep and goats and lots to explore. Read: Provence Family Vacation Ideas for Holidays with Kids in the Alpilles.
Treasure hunts for kids on the French Riviera are a perfect idea for any time of year. What child doesn’t love a treasure hunt? I’m not talking about just geocaching either where you find the ‘cache’ by using GPS coordinates, but good old-fashioned treasure hunts using maps, clues and riddles to find answers to questions or a secret code word.
Cour de récréation = playground
La piscine = swimming pool
Le balançoire = swing (swing set)
Le parc aquatique = water park