This half day Villefranche shore tour
visits some of the most exclusive enclaves in the Riviera including Antibes (famous for mega yachts), the medieval village of St Paul de Vence (famous for its artists) and Cannes, home to luxury shopping and the yearly Film Festival.
After meeting your driver guide at the pier in Villefranche, you drive to Antibes and the very famous Cap d'Antibes, which is considered the most exclusive area of the "C̫te d'Azur." You'll see the private port of billionaires and walk past their massive luxurious yachts. You'll have a chance to stroll on16th Century ramparts along the sea side and meander through the local covered market. The Chateau Grimaldi, which sits above the town, was used as a studio by painter, Picasso.
Next, you visit Cannes where you'll drive up the step streets to the "suquet", the heart of the old town, where you have views over the whole city. You'll stop so you can stroll the beautiful Croisette Boulevard, lined with 5 Stars hotels, designer boutiques and the Cannes Film Festival Palace which gives Cannes its renowned "Hollywood" atmosphere.
Your final stop is the Provincial hilltop town of Saint Paul de Vence. This medieval jewel has long been known for its artists and it is where many painters and actors live today. You can walk the town's medieval walls and through its narrow and crowded main street to enjoy the many art galleries and boutiques.
You return to Villefranche at the end of the tour.Mobility
: Folding wheelchair OK, some sites may be inaccessible (advance notice required)
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