The French Riviera is an extensive and luxurious stretch of coastline that passes through places like Saint Tropez, Nice, Monaco, Cannes and many other amazing destinations.

The funky and luxurious French Riviera, also known as Côte D'Azur, is one of the most sophisticated destinations in the world. Bringing together beautiful beaches, must-see attractions and, of course, a lot of glamour, the place is an extensive coastal strip that comprises 180 kilometers passing through places like cannes, Saint Tropez, nice and monaco.

In the region, which is part of the southern coast of France, all Pgleaming air: from the incredible Mediterranean sea that shines in a fantastic shade of turquoise blue to the big cars that circulate through the streets full of shops of the world's best known brands. THE French Riviera it is quite versatile in places, attractions and destinations. Discover some cities to visit in French Riviera!

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cannes


cities to visit on the French Riviera

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THE Film Capital It is really beautiful and offers an impressive infrastructure. With a beautiful and sunny beach, the city also exudes sophistication and culture. An unmissable visit is the famous Palace of Festivals, the site of the world famous Cannes Film Festival.

The old part of the city can be admired in the old quarter Suquet, where the Castre Museum with its medieval ruins and a complete collection of works of art. The old area of cannes it is very vibrant and introduces visitors to the city's Provencal roots. There it is also possible to taste delicious seafood in the stalls of the traditional market. Forville.

For those who like to do some shopping, there are several stores of well-known brands and designers in the fashion world. the streets of cannes offer visitors the biggest names in haute couture and jewelry stores, a true paradise of good taste and sophistication.

antibes


cities to visit on the French Riviera

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antibes is a charming and luxurious resort located just 12 kilometers from cannes. The municipality has no less than the largest port for private yachts in all of Europe, the Port Vauban. Needless to say, the place is pure glamour, right?

The city is usually one of the most visited in the French Riviera and has a long stretch of coastal region: there are approximately 25 kilometers of beautiful beaches and breathtaking landscapes.

antibes also houses the Picasso Museum, opened in 1946 and located in an old castle where the artist lived for some time in 1946. There you can find several works by the genius that were donated by the artist in return for the time he lived there.

nice


cities to visit on the French Riviera

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21 kilometers from monaco and the 32 of cannes it is nice. Located in a stunning setting between the sea and the mountains, the beautiful city attracts thousands of tourists to its beaches – some of the most beautiful in the world. French Riviera. considered the Cultural Capital of the Côte d'Azur for bringing together a great artistic heritage, nice concentrates 19 museums and galleries, among them the Matisse Museum it's the Modern Art Museum.

Be sure to take a tour of the impressive Promenade des Anglais, an eight-kilometer avenue ideal for cycling or to simply contemplate the incredibly blue waters of bay des anges. Don't forget to walk through the historic center of nice to observe the local architecture and enjoy a delicious menu in one of the charming restaurants located there.

Saint Tropez


cities to visit on the French Riviera

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Known as the refuge of the famous and for its popular beaches, Saint Tropez  which is 100 kilometers from nice, exudes luxury and beauty. With a Provencal style, the city brings together several famous restaurants and bars, such as the bagatelle, which is always crowded.

THE La Plage de Pampelonn It is a beach with a singular beauty and crystalline waters, perfect for those who want to take a dip. In the market Place des Lices, which takes place every Tuesday and Saturday morning, you will find a huge variety of fruits, vegetables, fish, meats and delicacies. Don't miss a visit to the museum. Le Musee de l'Annonciade, which features beautiful sculptures and paintings from the early 20th century.

During high season, Saint Tropez receives around 100,000 tourists a day, but for the rest of the year it is possible to enjoy a pleasant, charming and peaceful climate with an enchanting landscape. There is also the possibility of taking walks along the coast of Saint Tropez on luxury boats and yachts.

monaco


cities to visit on the French Riviera

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THE principality of monaco is the second smallest country in the world, but it offers giant attractions and is a must-see for anyone visiting French Riviera. With a charming atmosphere and a privileged location between France and Italy, the place offers a charming view of the Mediterranean Sea, perfect for walks, especially at sunset.

Famous for the Formula 1 GP and Port Hercule, which keeps several luxury yachts moored, monaco also reveals a remarkable history and a great cultural wealth, as in her Saint-Charles Church, Renaissance style. in the charming Princess of Grace's Rose Garden, commissioned by Prince Rainier III in memory of his wife, the visitor can contemplate more than 300 varieties of the flower.

At the Palace Square, the changing of the palace guards, carried out in the English style, is a moment much awaited by everyone. To close the night, how about trying your luck in one of the exuberant casinos, like the Montecarlo Casino, and take the opportunity to taste the sophisticated and varied cuisine of the principality?

Villefranche-sur-Mer


cities to visit on the French Riviera

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Not as popular as the other places in the French rivera, Villefrenche It is a charming city built in the Italian Baroque style. With alleys for the first time, full of slopes and summer houses, the municipality also has many cafes and restaurants that spread colorful tables and chairs on the sidewalks.

Despite boasting less than its neighbors, Villefranche owns the most expensive house in the world, Vila Leopolda, which belongs to the Brazilian socialite Lily Safra. The city has beautiful beaches that deserve a stop for a dip, such as Plage des Marinières.

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