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South of France Shore Excursions

Private Shore Trips offers French Riviera shore excursions from all the major ports such as Cannes, Marseille, Nice, Saint-Tropez, Sanary-sur-Mer, Toulon, Villefranche and more. One of our most popular France shore trips begins conveniently in Villefranche and highlights the sights throughout Nice, Monaco, Monte Carlo & Eze. Private Shore Trips is happy to work with you on shore excursions for your entire cruise. Please contact us if you have any other questions regarding our France shore tours.

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  • Antibes (Juan les Pins)

    Antibes (Juan Les Pins) Shore Excursions

    One of the world’s most coveted Mediterranean vacation destinations lies along France’s southeastern coastline, known for its sunny beaches that stretch along the royal blue waters of the sea. Our most popular Antibes tour includes the towns of Nice, Monte Carlo, Monaco and Eze. Some of our Antibes shore trip visit Cannes, home of the Cannes Film Festival Palace, and then travel along the Grand Prix route into Monte Carlo, where the world’s most famous casino stands. Every stop along these Antibes shore excursions offers breathtaking sightseeing opportunities, from the top of Castle Hill where the Greeks first arrived in Nice to the dramatic gardens along the cliff walk in Eze that overlooks the sea. Please feel free to contact us for more information about our Antibes cruise excursions.

  • Cannes

    Cannes Shore Excursions

    Our Cannes shore trips start at the port of Cannes (or your hotel). The port is located in the oldest section of Cannes and is home to hundreds of luxury yachts, and is a lively area for both tourists and locals. If you are arriving on a cruise ship, you will take a tender from your ship into the port of Cannes. Its here where you will begin your Cannes shore excursion! Our most popular private Cannes tour is the Highlights of Nice, Monte Carlo, Monaco and Eze. Our Cannes shore tours include a van with an English Speaking Driver-Guide. Scroll down to browse all of our Cannes shore excursions and please contact us if you have any questions.
  • Marseille

    Marseille Shore Excursions

    Provence’s capital city of Marseille is the second largest city in France. Any Marseille shore tour should visit the Notre Dame de la Garde basilica, situated on the highest point in the city and offering a spectacular view of Marseille’s waterfront and harbors. Our Marseille shore tours also stop at the Old Port, a bustling harbor village of street vendors and fish markets.

    A Marseille shore excursion grants cruisers the opportunity to explore Marseille’s neighboring towns of Aix en Provence, Cassis, Avignon, the Luberon, Arles, and Les Baux de Provence. From a Roman aqueduct to castle ruins to old world wonders, the entire region of Provence is steeped in history. Our Marseille shore excursions offer no shortage of magnificent sites. If you have any questions please contact us and we will be happy to help!

  • Monaco Monte Carlo

    Monte Carlo / Monaco Shore Excursions

    Monaco is a sovereign city state, located on the French Riviera. This small country is the most densely populated in the world and it is surrounded on three sides by France and the Mediterranean Sea. Cruise lines have made Monaco a major port of call so that people can easily enjoy a French Riviera tour from here. Top sites on a Monaco shore excursion include the famous Casino and the Grand Prix route in modern Monte Carlo and the Royal Palace and Cathedral in the old town of Monaco. Our most popular Monte Carlo tour is the Highlights of Nice, Monaco, Monte Carlo and Eze. Below you can browse all of our Monte Carlo / Monaco shore excursions and please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information.

  • Nice

    Nice France Shore Excursions

    If you are visiting Nice France on an extended stay or by cruise ship, we are happy to offer our Nice shore excursions. Nice has a small port near it's old town, however this small port cannot accommodate large cruise ships. If you are coming to Nice by cruise ship, please be aware that Nice (Villefranche) is a different port than this one.

    We offer guided Nice tours, serving both the old port and local hotels. Our Nice shore trips explore the top sights of the French Riviera including Cannes, Monte Carlo, Monaco, Eze and of course Nice! Please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information about our Nice shore excursions.

  • Sanary-Sur-Mer

    Sanary-Sur-Mer Shore Excursions

    Private Shore Trips is please to start offering Sanary-Sur-Mer shore excursions for the 2016 Mediterranean cruise season. Our selection allows you to explore the South of France region between Marseilles and St Tropez.

    Our selection of Sanary-Sur-Mer tours also includes Cassis where you can visit the picturesque Calanques, a Mediterranean cove that is partially framed by walls of natural rock formations. Another popular Sanary-Sur-Mer tour is a visit to Aix en Provence. If you have any questions about a Sanary-Sur-Mer tour, please contact us for information.
  • St. Tropez

    St. Tropez Shore Excursions

    The most popular St. Tropez tour that we offer visits the charming towns of St Tropez, Grimaud and Port Grimaud. Another one of our popular St. Tropez tours visits the the town of St. Tropez in the morning and then you take a trip into the hills above the town to enjoy a wine tasting.

    If you are visiting by cruise ship we can offer a St. Tropez shore excursion. If you are staying in one of the glitzy hotels perhaps we can offer you multiple St. Tropez tours, please contact us for information about multi-tour discounts. One suggestion would be a day trip to the smaller hilltop villages of Bormes les Mimosas and Le Lavandou.

    And of course, if you have any other questions about St. Tropez shore excursions, we are always here to help!
  • Toulon (Provence)

    Toulon Shore Excursions

    Private Shore Trips offers Toulon shore excursions for those who wish to explore the South of France region between Marseilles and St Tropez. In Toulon there are two ports (La Seyne Sur Mer and Toulon City Center) and these tours are possible from either port. If you do not know which port, it is no problem as we confirm with the port authority in advance.

    Our Highlights of Toulon shore excursion includes the chance to ride by cable car up to the summit of Mont Faron. From this vantage point you enjoy panoramic views of Toulon Bay and the striking azure coastline. Our selection of Toulon tours also includes Cassis where you can visit the picturesque Calanques, a Mediterranean cove that is partially framed by walls of natural rock formations. Another popular Toulon tour is a visit to Aix en Provence. If you have any questions about a Toulon tour, please contact us for information.
  • Villefranche

    French Riviera Tours from Villefranche

    One of the world’s most coveted European vacation destinations lies along France’s southeastern coastline, known for its sunny beaches that stretch along the royal blue waters of the Mediterranean. Our most popular French Riviera tour includes the towns of Nice, Cannes, Monte Carlo, Monaco and Eze. Some of our Villefranche tours visit Cannes, home of the Cannes Film Festival Palace, and then travel along the Grand Prix route into Monte Carlo, where the world’s most famous casino stands. Every stop along these Villefranche tours offers breathtaking sightseeing, from the top of Castle Hill where the Greeks first arrived in Nice to the cobblestone streets in Eze that overlook the sea. Scroll down to choose a Villefranche tour but please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information.