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A City Break on France’s Côte d‘Azur opens the doors to art, love, history or simply time to relax on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. A perfect combination of history, chic resorts, famous attractions & breathtaking scenery!
After arriving in Nice make your way to the selected hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is yours to spend as you please. Relax at your hotel or stroll through the old town and along the elegant Promenade des Anglais with its famous landmarks. Overnight accommodation.
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before departing on a half-day small group tour to the medieval village of Eze, the Principality of Monaco, and Monte-Carlo. You'll admire the breathtaking views of the Bay of Angels and Villefranche Bay, visit the Fragonard perfume factory, and join the jet set of Monaco and Monte Carlo. Departing from Nice, be amazed by the magnificent panoramic views as we drive past Villefranche-sur-Mer Bay with its crystal-clear waters and Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat, one of the most beautiful pearls of the Mediterranean. Discover Eze, a small Provencal village full of charm, generously flowered and offering superb views of the sea and the coast. The alleys of the old perched medieval village are a true testimony to the history of Eze. Renowned for its calm, Eze has hosted many writers and artists such as Nietzsche, etc. You will also have the opportunity to visit the famous Fragonard Perfumery. Next, it is on to Monaco. Renowned for its Formula 1 Grand Prix, Monaco is also a city full of history and charm, where the Grimaldi family has reigned for hundreds of years. Here you will enjoy walking through the streets of the old town, to see the Prince’s Palace, the Courthouse & the Cathedral, and admire the stunning panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea. We then take a drive along the Formula I race circuit to reach the most glamourous section of Monaco, Monte Carlo with its famous casino, world-known Hotel de Paris and Café de Paris. Please note the Grand Casino is closed every morning. This tour lasts approximately 4.5 hours and the remainder of today is free to enjoy as you choose. (B)
After a leisurely morning, this afternoon join a small group tour to discover some of the jewels of the French Riviera visiting the cosmopolitan town of Cannes, beautiful Antibes, and the very picturesque village of St Paul de Vence. Departing from Nice, our first stop will be in Cannes, the capital of cinema, a city of stars and luxury. Admire the festival palace and take a walk on the Croisette which follows the curve of the bay along 3 km of flower gardens, lawns planted with palm trees, and umbrella pines. Then sit back and enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views as you journey along the coastal road to the exclusive Cap of Antibes. Antibes is one of the most attractive & captivating places on this section of the coast, home to historic buildings, a charming old town with a traditional market, an attractive seafront area, beautiful sandy beaches, famous billionaires, and a lively atmosphere. Our final destination is Saint-Paul-de-Vance, a magnificent perched village in the Alpes-Maritimes that offers a superb panorama of the Cote d’Azur. The beauty of the site, its relaxed lifestyle, and its exceptional light have inspired many famous artists, writers, poets & painters, some of whom have taken up permanent residence there. Through its many workshops and galleries, art is very present in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, as you will notice while taking a stroll through its streets. With a duration of approximately 4.5 hours, you'll return to Nice in time for dinner and a leisurely evening. (B)
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at your hotel and then make your way to the airport for your return journey. Ask your Travel Agent about tour extensions and other city breaks offered by CIT Tours. (B)