Parc national du Mercantour

With its tops of more than 3,000 m, the large number of glacial lakes and valleys of character, the national Park of Mercantour is an inspiring example ...

Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime

A large protected area was thus born covering 28.455 hectares, spreading over three valleys (Gesso, Stura, Vermenagna) and five council districts.

Grand Tour nature and culture

A great ring road of 374 kilometers which crosses through ten valleys of the Southern Alps, reaching unmissable points.

All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory

The diversity of life forms, so numerous that we have yet to identify most of them, is the greatest wonder of this planet. E.O. Wilson.
  • The tall mountain for the children of Cuneo was and I believe remains the scents to the Morelli refuge and the view of the Corno Stella and that Lourousa groove.
  • Men have been living in these mountains since prehistory and the two slopes of the southern Alps have been characterized over the centuries by very similar lifestyles, custom, and traditions - the base of the common identity of Marittime - Mercantour area.
  • A belt between the Mediterranean and the Alps, a passage and meeting place, a territory housing a great variety of animal species, many of them rare, and 2,500 botanical species including about forty endemic species…


I parchi Alpi Marittime e Mercantour, in collaborazione con i loro partner frontalieri, hanno depositato

Cet été, partez à la découverte du Mercantour au travers des activités d'écotourisme

La Provincia di Imperia ha organizzato il 15 maggio 2014, presso Villa Nobel in Sanremo, una Conferenza

Le Parc naturel européen "Alpi Marittime - Mercantour", est engagé dans un processus de classement

Parks without borders

Maritime and Mercantour Alps: a shared past, present and future

A shared past, present and future: nearly 100.000 hectares of protected nature.

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