Medieval village


Gorbio: A small village perched at an altitude of 360 meters

Perched above Menton and Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, Gorbio is an authentic village.

Its porticoes houses, vaulted passageways, arched doors and its 300-year-old Elm tree give it the charm of a warm and welcoming village.

Its exceptional geographical location offers unique panoramas of the coast and the mountains.

Gorbio main attractions:

  • Castle of the Counts Alziari de Mallaussene (Château des Comtes Alziari de Malaussène)
  • Ruins of Lascar’s Castle
  • Old communal bread oven (Rue du Four)
  • Elm Tree – 1713 (tree classified among the 100 most remarkable trees in France)
  • Old wash house (Avenue de Verdun)
  • Fountain in the town hall square
  • Saint Barthelemy Church (Garibaldi street)
  • Chapel of the White Penitents
  • Saint-Roch Chapel
  • Saint-Lazare Chapel
  • Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
  • Lascar’s Tower (Tour Lascaris)
  • Cultural Center – RAZA Donation
  • Old presbytery