Days 1 & 2 Cannes & Nice
Cannes is known for its long sandy beaches, designer boutiques, glamorous yachts and the renowned annual film festival. Today's included excursion will introduce you to Cannes' highlights before continuing to the chic city of Nice, where we'll drive up Mont Boron for fantastic sweeping views.
We'll also spend some time in the Cimiez district. Queen Victoria was once a regular at the Regina Palace Hotel here, and her statue still stands at the entrance to the district. Other attractions include an ancient Roman theatre.
During our time in Nice, we'll also tour a sweet shop to discover how candied fruit and crystallised flowers are made, before tasting a few samples and perhaps purchasing some to take home.
Day 3 Cannes - at Leisure
Spend today at leisure, or join your Tour Manager on a full-day optional excursion to St-Paul-de-Vence, a charming hilltop fortified village, and Antibes, perhaps the most exclusive resort on the Côte d'Azur.
Day 4 Monaco & Monte Carlo
Join our included excursion to the tiny sovereign state of Monaco today. Ruled by the Grimaldi family for more than seven centuries, it boasts luxurious hotels, exclusive restaurants and the highest number of millionaires per square metre than any other country in the world!
You'll also discover the district of Monte Carlo, which is the sophisticated playground of the rich and famous. It's renowned for its famous casino, exquisite gardens, opulent boutiques and a grand harbour filled with expensive yachts.
Day 5 Cannes
Today has been left free for you to do just as you please. You might want to stroll along the famous La Croissette promenade, take a walk along the beach, browse the designer boutiques or enjoy some of the city's chic cafés. There's also the charming old town of Cannes and the marina area, where you can enjoy some of the best views across the bay of Cannes.
Day 6 Cannes - at Leisure
If you'd like to venture further afield,why not join today's optional excursion which will take you over the Italian border to Sanremo. Known as the 'Town of Flowers', this lovely resort boasts exquisite gardens and parks, and you'll visit its Old Town, La Pigna and Hanbury Gardens.
Day 7 St Raphael & St Tropez
Today we include a tour of the delightful resorts of St Raphael and St Tropez. Discover St Raphael's old quarter and take a stroll along its lovely promenade. Then in St Tropez, one of the most beautiful resorts in the south of France, maybe enjoy an ice cream or a drink as you admire the chic marina, or head to its atmospheric Old Town.Meals included: B
Day 8 Cannes - UK
Today you'll transfer to the airport for your journey back to the UK.
TAILOR YOUR TRIP
Clarion Suites Cannes Hotel: Room Upgrade
Pool view rooms with balcony are available at a supplement for the duration of your stay. Please speak to a Holiday Advisor for details.
Please note: we will operate a special departure on 19/02/2021 which will include a day in Menton to visit the spectacular Lemon Festival.
Join this special departure and you'll spend a day in Menton soaking up the atmosphere of the town's unique Lemon Festival. Enjoy free time to admire brightly coloured sculptures made from lemons and other citrus fruits, then take your seat for the parade. As you soak up the party atmosphere, floats decorated with lemons will make their way through the streets, accompanied by music, dancing and entertainment.