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From Nice: French Riviera in One Day

1. From Nice: French Riviera in One Day

Explore the landscapes and towns of the French Riviera on this day trip from Nice. Travel in a spacious and air-conditioned bus to stunning destinations like the charming village of Èze, Monaco, and Cannes. Begin with a pickup from your hotel or other desired location in Nice between 8:10 AM and 8:45 AM. Kickstart a day of adventure with a visit to the "Moyenne Corniche" for 15 minutes. Enjoy the panoramic view of the port of Villefranche-sur-Mer and Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. Take a unique trip and visit the medieval village of Èze. Admire the splendid panorama of this beautiful location and discover the secrets of perfume with a free guided tour of the Fragonard perfumery. Your next stop is the Principality of Monaco, where you have time to discover the old town, the cathedral, the palace and the ceremony of the changing of the guard. Next, continue along the Formula 1 circuit to Monte Carlo with its casino and upscale shops. Have lunch in one of the many excellent restaurants in Monaco. Around 1:00 PM, your driver-guide will take you to Antibes, a city that combines nautical traditions and luxury pleasures. Visit the old town, the biggest marina of business and luxury in Europe—the port of the billionaires. Head to your next stop, Saint-Paul-De-Vence. Marvel at the "jewel of Provence", where many painters and artists have resided. As you walk the streets of this medieval fortified village, you can taste centuries of history and artistic creativity. For your last destination, make way to the famous city of stars—Cannes. Explore the Beverly Hills of France, and take a stroll on the famous Croisette, enjoy luxury hotels, restaurants and shops. Above all, set foot on the famous red carpet festival film, like Hollywood stars.

Monaco: Monte Carlo Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

2. Monaco: Monte Carlo Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Explore the luxury quarter of Monte Carlo. Try your luck at the world famous Monte Carlo Casino, and admire the beautiful glass architecture in the area. Shop at the wide variety of designer stores, and view the exquisite yachts in Port Hercules. Find inspiration in the calming Japanese Garden, and relax in the sun on Larvotto Beach, the most glamorous beach in the world. Take the chance to visit the stunning Prince's Palace of Monaco, or journey to the end of the route to discover Fontvieille Park and the Princess Grace Rose Garden, a memorial to Grace Kelly, featuring 4000 roses. End your day at the Princess Stéphanie (La Rascasse) bus stop, where Formula 1 fans will delight to see the Circuit de Monaco. Choose between the 1-Day Pass or the 2-Day Pass; if you would like to take your time to visit every stop. Bus stops: Bateau Bus, Japanese Garden, Sporting, New National Museum of Monaco - Villa Sauber, Monte Carlo Casino, Grimaldi / SNCF, Place du Palais, Oceanographic Museum, Princess Grace Rose Garden, Stade Louis II, Princess Stéphanie (Rascasse).

From Nice: Eze, Monaco, & Monte-Carlo Half-Day Trip

3. From Nice: Eze, Monaco, & Monte-Carlo Half-Day Trip

Be picked up from your accommodation in Nice in the morning or in the afternoon. Enjoy a panoramic view of Nice and the bays of Villefranche-sur-Mer and Saint Jean Cap Ferrat. In Èze, have the opportunity to visit the medieval village like an eagle's nest. You can also take a free guided tour of Fragonard Perfumery to learn more about the perfume-making process. Next, be driven to Monaco and take a walk in the old town. Discover the princely palace and explore the town and its neo-Romanesque cathedral. Also see the famous Casino Square, the Grand Casino, luxury boutiques, and Café de Paris. A ride on the Monaco Grand Prix circuit awaits you from Monaco to Monte Carlo.

Oceanographic Museum of Monaco Ticket

4. Oceanographic Museum of Monaco Ticket

Discover various Mediterranean species, learn about the diversity of the inhabitants of the coral reef and visit the amazing Shark Lagoon. Enjoy 6500 square feet dedicated exclusively to the sea and its wonders at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco. See more than 2000 specimens in their faithfully-reconstructed natural habitat. Learn about the scientific expeditions of Prince Albert I through the amazing objects in the museum's vast collections.  New: set off on a "Polar Mission": 5 exhibition spaces dedicated to discovering the polar worlds. Objects and documents, digital content and immersive displays all come together to create a 360° experience. Put yourself in a the shoes of a reporter and along the way become a privileged observer of the incredible beauty of the Poles, but also an informed witness to their great fragility... the great journey can begin.

Nice to Monaco Round-Trip Ferry Tickets

5. Nice to Monaco Round-Trip Ferry Tickets

Discover the beauty of the French Riviera by sea, and see the sights from Nice to Monaco on a round-trip ferry trip. The cruise takes an hour or less each way, and along the way you can relax and take in the panoramic views of this scenic region. When you arrive in Monaco, you’ll be greeted by the grandeur of the town built on a rock overlooking the sea. This independent state, surrounded by French territory, features a mix of ancient and ultra-modern architecture. During your time in Monaco, you can visit the Prince's Palace, the Casino, and the Oceanographic Museum. At the end of the day, you’ll return to Nice by ferry, once again enjoying the stunning views en route. Schedule: Departure from Nice: 9:30 AM Arrival in Monaco: 10:15 AM Departure from Monaco: 5:00 PM Arrival in Nice: 6:00 PM

From Nice: Full-Day Monaco, Monte-Carlo & Eze Tour

6. From Nice: Full-Day Monaco, Monte-Carlo & Eze Tour

Enjoy the panoramic view over Nice from Mt. Boron. Next, on the Middle Corniche stop at Eze, a medieval perched village with its crafts shops and breathtaking panorama. Take a guided tour of a traditional perfumery to discover the true essence of Provence. Visit the Old Town of Monaco, the famous 'Rock'. Tour Monte-Carlo and drive along the amazing Grand Prix circuit. Then enjoy some free time at Casino Square. Do some luxurious shopping, stroll along the stunning gardens, view the mega-yachts and chic casino or simply watch the rich and beautiful in their favorite haunts. Then drive along the spectacular coastline of the Lower Corniche between Nice and Monaco. See the typical Mediterranean villages and modern marinas. Admire the Bay and Citadel of Villefranche.

From Nice: The Best of the French Riviera Full Day Tour

7. From Nice: The Best of the French Riviera Full Day Tour

Enjoy a full-day guided trip to the best villages and cities along the French Riviera from Nice, Cannes, Antibes, or Villefranche. Take in the views from Eze, visit Monaco’s old town, admire the huge Prince Palace and the famous Casino square. Explore the beaches and charming architecture of Cannes, Antibes and its fortification wall. Admire the art galeries and shops in Saint-Paul de Vence. Select between group tour or private tour option. Begin with pickup at your hotel in Nice in the morning for the group tour. For the private tour, start from Nice, Cannes, Antibes, Villefranche or arounds. Relax in an air-conditioned van with plenty of space on the scenic drive to Monaco via the Moyenne Conrniche and the impressive views along that road. Before Monaco, you will arrive at the medieval village of Eze to enjoy breathtaking views, medieval streets and discover the secrets of perfume during a visit to the Fragonard perfumery which is one of the most important industries on the Côte d'Azur. Azure. We travel to Monaco for a visit to the charming old town and the Prince's Palace Square. Take photos of its cathedral, the view on Monte-Carlo and the port. Stroll around the Place du Casino where all the luxury cars are parked. Then take a full tour of the Formula 1 circuit where drivers drive every year during the Monaco Grand Prix. Head to Antibes, home to one of the most spectacular marinas on the Côte d'Azur. Admire the breathtaking view of the Bay of Angels from its fortification wall. Discover the charming streets of the old town and enjoy the Provençal market (depending on market days) Continue along the seaside to Cannes and admire the sandy beaches, the Boulevard La Croisette, its luxury boutiques and hotels then walk on the famous red carpet where celebrities from around the world walk during the International Film Festival. Join Saint-Paul de Vence, the jewel of Provence which has welcomed many artists. Take the time to visit the shops and art galleries of these uniquely charming medieval streets. Your driver/guide will return you to your accommodation at the end of the tour.

Nice: Monaco, Mala Caves, & Bay of Villefranche Boat Tour

8. Nice: Monaco, Mala Caves, & Bay of Villefranche Boat Tour

1ststage: Located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, the Principality of Monaco has two ports that are worth a visit. Very large luxury yachts stop there, a real spectacle. 2nd stage: Visit the Mala caves, a magical cove in Eze. 3rd stage: Direction Saint Jean Cap Ferrat for a swim with its underwater trail. Discover the local fauna and flora in transparent water. 4th stage: The bay of Villefranche, sheltered from the wind, is one of the most beautiful landscapes on the Côte d'Azur. 5th stage: Go back to the port of Nice.

From Nice: Monaco, Monte Carlo, and Eze Half-Day Trip

9. From Nice: Monaco, Monte Carlo, and Eze Half-Day Trip

Enjoy a half-day adventure in the glamorous French Riviera on a visit to the medieval hillside village of Eze and a guided tour of Monaco and Monte Carlo. Departing from Nice or Villefranche-sur-Mer, travel by a luxury minibus and explore the glitzy atmosphere of this trendy destination. At the hillside village of Eze, enjoy panoramic views of the Riviera and the Mediterranean Sea. Visit the Fragonard perfume factory before touring the village La Turbie. Known as the "Terrace” of Monaco, thanks to its views over Monaco. It is most notable for its Roman monument dating from 7 BC. On arrival in Monaco, go to the old town, known as "The Rock," and admire the Prince Palace. Continue to the Cathedral and pay homage to the Monegasque royalty buried there and still have time to see the Oceanographic Museum and the Justice Palace. End your tour at Monte Carlo and see the Casino built by Garnier, the architect of the Opera Garnier in Paris. Admire the famous Hotel de Paris built in 1864, and the beautiful gardens. Finally, take a spin around the road circuit of the Monaco Grand Prix.

From Nice: French Riviera Full-Day Tour

10. From Nice: French Riviera Full-Day Tour

Start with pickup from your accommodation in Nice and admire the famous Promenade des Anglais as you depart the city. With your guide, travel first to Eze, one of the most picturesque villages on the Côte d'Azur where you can take in a panoramic view of Villefranche over Cap Ferrat and its many famous villas. Visit the famous Fragonard perfume factory and discover the history of perfume-making from its beginnings to the present day. Continue to the Principality of Monaco, where you can stroll through the streets of the old town. See the Prince’s Palace, the Courthouse, the Cathedral, as well as a beautiful view of the Mediterranean Sea. Enjoy a ride along the streets used for the famous Formula 1 race circuit to reach the most glamourous section of Monaco, Monte Carlo, with its famous casino and exclusive hotels. Next, enjoy a short stop in the town of Cannes, famous for its annual film festival and wonderful sandy beaches. Continue to Antibes, one of France's oldest cities which was founded by Greek merchants in the 5th century. Discover St Paul de Vence, one most beautiful villages in Provence, recognized for its cultural and artistic heritage. Finally, be returned to your accommodation in Nice after a full day of sightseeing.

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4.6
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Cycy was full of energy and sassy. She was very accommodating and enthusiastic the whole day. Loved the trip even though the weather was terrible and it was tiring in the end but we had a great time. Would recommend the trip for travellers who don’t have enough time to see several places in a short time.

We had an amazing trip. Our driver and guide Roman was fantastic and the picturesque drive to French Riviera was a lot of fun. We were picked up from our accommodation and could cover most of French Riviera in a day.

The guide was very nice throughout the trip. He was always checking if everyone was alright and made us all feel relaxed,we enjoyed the trip.

Roman is a great guide! We had an amazing time! He was friendly and patient and the general experience was amazing! Thanks so much!

Cycy was s great; a very funny and entertaining guide. Definitely recommend.