Things to do in Menton and surroundings

Discover the capital of lemon! Menton abounds with natural and architectural treasures which promise an unforgettable experience. Visit the old town or enjoy a hike. Participate in the town’s major events or escape the crowd visiting the Menton hinterland. Admire the luxury and lavishness of Monaco, or explore the little charming Italian villages.

During your stay at Hotel Lemon, do not hesitate to ask us advice on the unmissable of the area. We will be delighted to help you spend a most enjoyable stay.

Visit Menton

Discover Menton, during a weekend as a couple or during your holidays with the family and friends. With its beaches, the hiking trails, its gardens and its museums, Menton offers you several different activities. The town has preserved its authenticity, its charm and its way of life. We suggest the exploration of the historical center of Menton, and its exceptional gardens.

Events in Menton

Menton organizes throughout the year several events to entertain the locals and its numerous visitors. The most well known is the « Fête du Citron ». A unique worldly event, that reunites every year 240 000 visitors. Decorated floats parades, concerts, exhibit of giant sculptures, it is a major event in the town of Menton.

Discovering the villages of the riviera

Discover the Menton hinterland if you are in town. It offers several typical villages. For hiking lovers, the hinterland will be an ideal playground to search for incredible landscapes.

Menton at the border of Italy and Monaco

During your stay at hotel Lemon, enjoy Menton’s ideal geographical location for border crossing! Menton is only 20 minutes away by car from Monaco. Discover the unmissable landmarks of the Principality.

You can also take a stroll in the villages of the Liguria region in Italy.