• Lights of the French Riviera •
Nice – Saint Jean Cap Ferrat – Eze – Menton – Monaco – Biot – Antibes – Cannes – Saint Paul de Vence – Grasse
Meeting in Nice with your Carol Voyages guide and walking tour of the heart of Nice with the Promenade des Anglais, the flower market of the Cours Saleya, the old Nice, the Promenade du Paillon, Place Massena. Continuation with a visit of the Chagall Museum. Free time for dinner and night in a 3 star hotel in Nice.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure in a deluxe coach with driver in the morning for a visit of the monastery of Cimiez in Nice followed by of the Matisse museum. Free time for lunch in Nice. In the afternoon, drive to Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat and visit of the Villa Ephrussi, a sumptuous palace created by the Baron Rothschild and surrounded by famous gardens overlooking the Mediterranean sea. Continuation by visiting the Greek villa Kerylos, unique reconstruction in the world of a luxurious palace of Ancient Greece, fully furnished and decorated. The day ends with a visit to the medieval village of Eze with superb panoramas. Free time for dinner and night in a 3 star hotel in Nice.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning drive to Menton to visit the Maison Herbin (homemade jam factory). Guided tour of the factory to learn all about jam making, followed by a tasting of different homemade jams accompanied by lemon liqueur. Continuation to Monaco with the visit of the exotic garden, the palace and the oceanographic museum. Enjoy the changing of the guard and stroll through the old town, let yourself be charmed by the deluxe hotels and the casino. Free time for dinner and night in a 3 star hotel in Nice.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning drive to the village of Biot and guided tour of the glassworks where you will appreciate the work of the blowers. Continuation on Antibes and visit of the Picasso Museum. Free time for lunch in the old town of Antibes and continuation in the afternoon for Cannes and its famous “Croisette”. Road to Saint-Paul-de-Vence, one of the most famous villages in Provence… Stroll through its picturesque alleys and then visit of the Maeght foundation. Free time for dinner and night in a 3-star hotel in Nice.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning drive to Grasse for a the most intoxicating guided tour : the Fragonard perfumer laboratory and his museum. Continuation with the visit of the charming medieval village perched on a rock that is Tourrettes-sur-Loup.
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