An unforgettable Full Day Scooter Ride to explore the most beautiful villages of the Southern Alps, wandering the hinterland of Nice and Menton. You will be amazed by its winding routes full of charms, brushing the curves, and appearing after every corner plenty of sightseeings spots overwhelming the sea. During an incredible journey, let's drive sinking into the Alps, off-the-beaten-tracks, with a guide giving you all the keys to visit authentic villages, monuments, hidden gems and a lunch in a delicious restaurant.

An original route to enjoy the scooter to cross the most beautiful roads of the French Riviera on the side of the mountains and overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. The ideal way to take sumptuous pictures from more than 1500 meters above sea level, from forts to incredible monuments, without effort.

The route includes many little-known perched villages in the hinterland of Nice and Menton, and several fortresses belonging to French military defenses (Medieval, 19th Century, WW1 or WW2). We will drive spectacular routes through the Alps, crossing well-known passes with breathtaking views of the mountains and the sea.

Let's go down until we reach unique medieval villages, spectacular panoramic points and we will enjoy a stop to recharge our batteries with a lunch in an extraordinary and authentic restaurant as only found in small villages in the hinterland.

Let's continue along the small roads of the Alps, winding and pleasant to drive along, until we reach other perched villages, nestled at the top of a mountain, with a unique and very special charm. Finally we will return to Nice by small winding roads.

For more information about the route and for a request for a tailor-made scooter tour according to your wishes, send us a private message.


Highlights of "Hinterland of Nice & Alps'Rooftops" Scooter Ride :

  • Military fortresses from the 16th to the 19th centuries & History of Wars and Defense of Nice
  • The most beautiful eagle nest villages in the hinterland of Nice and in the Menton's countryside.
  • Exceptional Off-The-Beaten-Tracks roads clinging on a cliff (seaside) & through the Alps (mountains)
  • The most beautiful 360° panoramic points to overlook the French Riviera & the Alps
  • A typical lunch in an exceptional traditional restaurant of the countryside
  • Local guide, professional and expert of small mountain roads
  • Guided tours in small groups for a better quality of service (max. 7 scooters - max. 14 people)
  • Possible to include any options : waterspouts, lakes & rivers, sports, climbing, via ferrata, hiking


Pricing conditions:
The price includes the rental of a 125 cc scooter. Possibility to go up to 2 persons per scooter for couple or binomial. Possibility also for 1 person to ride behind the guide. The person who drives will have to show a licence authorizing to drive a 125cc scooter, an identity card and a blue card to block a deposit for the scooter rental. Beginners in scooter driving are not allowed, we will ask for a driving test of a few minutes to make sure that the driver has some insurance in the driving to take no risk. The guide may, at his or her discretion, cancel the start of a tour if he or she deems that a person is not capable of driving a scooter safely.