Cannes
(Provence-Alpes-Cote deAzur)
Pop: 68,000

Home of the internationally famous Cannes Film Festival (held annually in May), this city enjoys its place in the sun on the French Riviera. Most of the eye-candy beaches are open to the public.

Attractions in Cannes

Musee de Mer-a museum specializing in marine archeology on a nearby island

Cannes International Film Festival-annually in April and May

Palais des Festivals-grand staging complex for the film festival

La Californie-former residential neighborhood of Picasso

Cannes International Dance Festival-annually in November and December

Musee de la Castre-exhibits historical items from cultures in the Americas, the Pacific, and the Himalayas

Festival of Musical Performances-each July

Cannes Tours and Attractions, France

Monaco, Monte Carlo and Eze Small Group Day Trip Monaco, Monte Carlo and Eze Small Group Day Trip

See the changing of the guard at Monte Carlo's palace, do a lap of Monaco's Formula One Grand Prix circuit and take a perfumery tour in Eze to discover the true essence of Provence.

With your transport taken care of, you can sit back and enjoy your personalized small group visit to the famous French Riviera.

After enjoying panoramic views over Nice from Mt. Boron, you'll make a stop at the medieval village of Eze, perched up high with its craft shops and breathtaking views.

While in Eze you'll take a guided tour of a traditional perfumery.

Your visit to the Old Town of Monte Carlo includes free time to see the palace (open June to October), cathedral, Cousteau Oceanographic Museum (additional cost) and the changing of the Palace Guards.

Continue your tour of Monte Carlo with a lap on the Formula One Grand Prix circuit.

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You will then have free time at Casino Square to do some luxury shopping, see the stunning gardens and mega yachts in the harbor or simply watch the beautiful people at play in their favorite haunt.

You'll then take a drive along the spectacular coastline of the Lower Corniche between Nice and Monaco, past tranquil villages, modern marinas and the bay and Citadel of Villefranche as you return to your hotel in Cannes or Nice.

Provence Countryside Small Group Day Trip Provence Countryside Small Group Day Trip

Be transported to the lavender fields, quaint towns and splendid countryside of Provence on a small group tour, picking up from Cannes and Nice. With your transport taken care of, you can sit back and enjoy your visit to Provence on this personalized small group tour.

You'll drive through the picture-postcard countryside of Provence to the second most visited village in France, Saint Paul de Vence. With its cobblestone lanes and trendy art galleries, its easy to see why the town is so popular. There's a stop of around an hour to explore this former haunt of the Impressionist painters.

Your day trip continues for photo stops at Tourrettes/Loup before winding up in the charming Loup Gorges. The views of the Alps, valleys and spectacular coastline from the perched medieval village of Gourdon are amazing. You will spend an hour here, with time for lunch (not included) and a tasting of the traditional floral-scented candy at the Florian confectionery, a Riviera specialty.

Next stop is a guided perfumery tour in Grasse, world capital of the perfume industry. You'll have approximately 45 minutes of free time here, so you could also visit the old town.

Your last stop is a 45-minute visit to Cannes, to see the old port, La Croisette boulevard, the Film Festival Palace, designer shops and sandy beaches.

Dinner in Monte Carlo Dinner in Monte Carlo

Enjoy the glamorous atmosphere of Monaco with its amazing cars and beautiful people. Drive along the seaside, stop by the Palace and after a 3 course dinner enjoy free time to explore Monte Carlo at your leisure.

Drive along the Corniche road, enjoying its panoramic view points on the way to Monaco. On arrival at the Palace and you will have free time to have a look around before continuing on for a tour of the Formula One Grand Prix circuit before stopping in Monte-Carlo.

You will then spend around 2.5 to 3 hours enjoying the glamorous atmosphere of Monte Carlo. During this time you will dine on a 3 course meal at Le Bistroquet overlooking the Grand Prix circuit, beside Casino Square.

The choice of dishes is from the "gourmet" menu and 1/2 a bottle of wine or a beer or soft drink is included plus coffee.

After dinner you are free to explore at your leisure. If you wish to enter Monte Carlo Casino, you will need to pay EUR10 directly to the Casino and you must bring your passport.

Monaco, Monte Carlo and Eze Private Tour Monaco, Monte Carlo and Eze Private Tour

Enjoy panoramic view over Nice from Mt. Boron as you drive on this private tour to the Middle Corniche stop at Eze. Eze is a perched medieval village with artisan shops and breathtaking views where you will have a guided tour of a perfumery.

Visit the Old Town of Monaco with free time to visit the Palace (open June to October), Cathedral, Cousteau Oceanographic Museum and see the changing of the Palace Guards.

Continue to tour Monte-Carlo with a lap on the Formula One Grand Prix circuit. You will have free time at Casino Square to amuse yourself with luxury shopping, stunning gardens, megayachts, chic casinos or simply watching the rich and beautiful in their favorite haunt.

Drive along spectacular coastline Lower Corniche between Nice and Monaco harboring ancient villages and modern marinas. Admire the bay and Citadel of Villefranche as you return to your hotel in Cannes or Nice.

Italian Markets Small Group Day Trip Italian Markets Small Group Day Trip

Get a taste of Italy and its wonderful open-air markets on an Italian shopping spree by minivan from the French Riviera. With your transport taken care of, you can sit back and enjoy your visit to Italy's famous markets and take a scenic drive along the charming Italian Riviera.

Italy's markets are famous for their leather goods, accessories, luggage and fashion, and you will have around 2.5 hours at the markets to go shopping.

You'll also stop for lunch by the beach at Ventimiglia, and have the chance to taste the best pasta in the region at Guiseppe's (not included in tour price).

Returning to the French Riviera via the coastal road, you'll drive through charming Menton, known as the pearl of France. After a brief stop to walk through the old town, you'll continue along the spectacular High Corniche, with a photo stop for a view over Monaco.

Optional Private Day Trip: Italian Markets by Minivan

Private Day Trip: Provence Countryside by Minivan Private Day Trip: Provence Countryside by Minivan

Be transported to the lavender fields, quaint towns and splendid countryside of Provence on a private day trip, picking up from Cannes and Nice. With your transport taken care of, you can sit back and enjoy your visit to Provence on this personalized tour.

You'll drive through the picture-postcard countryside of Provence to the second most visited village in France, Saint Paul de Vence. With its cobblestone lanes and trendy art galleries, its easy to see why the town is so popular. There's a stop of around an hour to explore this former haunt of the Impressionist painters.

Your day trip continues for photo stops at Tourrettes/Loup before winding up in the charming Loup Gorges. The views of the Alps, valleys and spectacular coastline from the perched medieval village of Gourdon are amazing. You will spend an hour here, with time for lunch (not included) and a tasting of the traditional floral-scented candy at the Florian confectionery, a Riviera specialty.

Next stop is a guided perfumery tour in Grasse, world capital of the perfume industry. You'll have approximately 45 minutes of free time here, so you could also visit the old town.

Your last stop is a 45-minute visit to Cannes, to see the old port, La Croisette boulevard, the Film Festival Palace, designer shops and sandy beaches.

Monaco Small Group Night Tour Monaco Small Group Night Tour

Enjoy the glamorous atmosphere of Monaco, amazing cars and beautiful people on this small group night tour from Cannes or Nice. Stroll through Prince Albert's Palace (open June to October), drive along the Formula One Grand Prix circuit and visit the world famous Monte Carlo Casino.

Your tour will take you to the official residence of the Prince of Monaco (open June to October) where you will have time to explore the palace. Be sure to check if the flag is flying from the Sainte-Marie Tower to indicate that the Prince is currently in residence.

Continue your tour by taking a lap in the minivan around the Formula One Grand Prix circuit before stopping at Casino Square where you have free time to dine (own expense) and try your luck in the Grand Casino.

Entrance to the Grand Casino is and additional 10 Euros, however you may enter one of the other two casinos free of charge or treat yourself to a delectable dessert at the Cafe de Paris and soak up the extravagance as you watch the luxury cars pull up out front.

Minivans hold a maximum of eight passengers, and a small group tour is the perfect way to see how the other half live.

Optional Private Tour: Monaco at Night by Minivan

Please Note: If you wish to enter Monte Carlo Casino, you will need to pay EUR10 directly to the Casino, you must be over 18 and you must bring your passport.

Cruise to Monaco Cruise to Monaco

Glamorous Monaco is a fairytale fantasy land of opulence, royal families and high flyers.

The boat ride from Cannes takes approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes and you can choose to depart and return to Cannes on one of the several crossings operated - a fascinating day on the French Riviera, living like a Monegasque.

The arrival in the Port of Monaco offers you an unforgettable and wonderful panorama. This cruise along the coast from Cannes or Nice to Monaco will leave you captivated.

You are free to discover the city and it's many famous faces. Admire the spotless streets, 19th century palaces and many extravagances.

The ferry crossing is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes hours from Cannes, 45 minutes from Nice, however the entire day is yours to explore Monaco.

Cruise to Corniche d'OrCruise to Corniche d'Or

Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

The Corniche d'Or is an amazing spectacle not to be missed.

This commentated cruise will enable you to discover the striking scenery in which the red rocks of the Esterel meet the indigo blue of the sea.

From Cap Roux to La Napoule, you will cruise past a colourful and ever changing landscape before returning to Cannes.