Excursions in Cannes
Less than one hour from Nice the Italian Riviera will open to you its doors by the panoramic route that stands out above the coast. You will go for a walk to discover the authentic charm of the Italian markets, the product diversity (shoes, bags, and accessories), the local specialities and its incomparable atmosphere. Take your time to savour a Cappuccino in a coffee terrace. After the market activity you will find the calm of a terrace at the seaside to taste the best Italian specialities at Chez Giuseppe (not included, free choice). You will enjoy the spectacular panoramic views before coming back to the high corniche.
The Night out Tour + 3 course dinner on the terrace of Le Bistroquet restaurant, overlooking the Grand Prix circuit, beside Casino Square. A Choice of dishes from the "Gourmet" menu, discreetly separated table, attentive service and the excitement of Monte-Carlo at night. Dinner + 1/2 bottle wine or 1 beer or soft drink per person + coffee incl. in price. Time to visit the casino or to stroll around Monte-Carlo.
At sunset you will go round the sea up to Monaco where you will be welcomed by the illuminated city, the Palace, the Cathedral and the panoramic views over the Principality. You will pass through the Grand Prix circuit up to Monte Carlo. Enjoy the night atmosphere around the Carré dÂ´Or. You will enjoy free time to dine and maybe you will tempt fate...
Panoramic view over Nice from Mt. Boron. Drive along spectacular coastline between Nice and Monaco harbouring ancient villages and modern marinas. Admire Bay and Citadelle of Villefranche... Stop at Eze - perched medieval village with its artisanal shops and breath taking views; guided tour of perfumeries. Visit the Old Town of Monaco; time to visit Palace (open June thru' Oct. entrance not included), Cathedral, Oceanographic Museum and see Changing of the Guards.
Travel by the coast road, enjoy the sea views from Cannes to Monaco, see the famous towns of the Riviera, the designers shops of Cannes, the trendy boutiques of Juan-les-Pins, the ramparts of Old Antibes, the colourful flower market in Nice, the fortified rock of Eze and the glamour of the Principality of Monaco and Monte-Carlo.
Visit the famous Croisette Boulevard, the Film Festival Palace, designer shops and beaches in Cannes. Drive through the charming Countryside of Provence to Grasse, world capital of the perfume industry. Admire the Alps, valleys and spectacular coastline from the medieval village of Gourdon. Taste the Rivieras sweets at the traditional Florian Confectionary. Visit St Paul de Vence, home of impressionist painters, with ancient cobblestone lanes and art galleries.