Highlights of the French Riviera I
An overview of the principal highlights : Cannes, Antibes, St Paul de Vence, Nice and Monaco
In a privately driven car or minivan with National French Guide Anthony Bay or another National Guide from our Team. Unique!! We guide our guests inside all the monuments and sites, unlike other companies who leave you to visit on your own.
Drive to Cannes and have time to stroll along the famous ‘Croisette’ beachfront before continuing to Antibes to wander its colourful food market, one of the most picturesque in Provence, sampling local specialties. Continue to the fortified medieval citadel of St Paul de Vence, home to artists and filled with galleries and craft shops. Enjoy a walking tour before a private visit to the stunning collection of masterpieces at La Colombe d’Or (Picasso, Matisse, Bonnard..). Drive to Nice, Queen of the Riviera, and arrive on its sweeping beachfront flanked by grand hotels. Drive to the famous Middle Corniche road, with sweeping views of the Riviera coastline and the medieval “eagle’s nest” village of Eze perched on a rock 1,400′ above the sea. In the Principality of Monaco see the Prince’s Palace, the Cathedral with Grace Kelly’s tomb and the dazzling gaming rooms of Monte Carlo’s flamboyant 19th cent Casino (bring a passport). Price on application.