So close to Italy as it is welcoming, the French Riviera tour is full of all the right ingredients for a perfect holiday: crystal clear water, excellent cuisine, vibrant city full of night life, white beaches, hilltop villages and many places of art and archeology.
This beautiful area enjoys a mild and sunny climate throughout the year, covers the departments of Var to the Maritime Alps, and is home to many sites to be discovered!
Appreciated by lovers of discovery but also of idleness, the French Riviera is known for famous towns like Cannes, Nice, Monaco and Saint-Tropez. Among the attractions not to be missed, remember the lively little seaside resort of Juan-les-Pins, Sainte-Maxime and Hyères, the beautiful beaches of fine sand or gravel, the creeks in the middle of the Esterel nature, magnificent Lérins Islands and Porquerolles, the prestigious baroque heritage, and typical villages such as Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Eze et Bormes-les-Mimosas.
The French Riviera is then definitely an ideal destination for those who love the sea, the sun, beach life and the local nightlife and festivals, but is also a place that can give new itineraries, including exceptional art of the great galleries Impressionist masters, who have found inspiration in the vivid colors of nature, rich villages of old World charm and historical centers that oscillate between the elegance of the 20 luxurious villas and medieval cores surrounded by lush nature.
All this without forgetting the presence of sunny beaches overlooking a beautiful turquoise sea, crystal clear, a rugged mountain behind the coast in which nestle picturesque villages clinging to the steep rock, a lively and fashionable nightlife with the legendary promenades , that among movie stars and celebrities have made so famous this stretch of coast.
About the gastronomy, the tourists from all over the world are enchanted by typical specialties such as stuffed vegetables Nice, the socca, the minestrone with pesto (soupe au pistou) or pan bagnat. Contribute to the fame of these places also the many animations suggested throughout the year, but also the big events such as the International Festival of Cannes cinema, the Carnival of Nice, Monte Carlo rally, or the festival of Menton lemon.
Those who want to discover the French Riviera can do so with assistance of experts who will organize for you a fantastic French Riviera Tours to customize increasing or decreasing the many places to visit. An ideal itinerary could start from Nice and the visit of the “old town” with its amazing architecture and to visit in the city of Grasse the perfume of the famous place in the world through which to realize, if you will, a personalized scent by mixing fragrances helped by a specialist and then return to Nice or visit the nearby cities of San Remo, Monte Carlo and St. Tropez.