French Riviera

French Riviera Travel Tips

The Wine Region of Chateauneuf-du-Pape

By Viator, October 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 10 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

When you hear a wine name like Châteauneuf-du-Pape, you probably think of how you've seen that on a label in your local wine store. But what many people forget is that like Bordeaux, ...  Read more

Monaco Tours from Cannes

By Viator, April 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 420 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Cannes. Monaco. Two names that conjure up images of the glamorous life. And the road that links them? The French Riviera’s famous Grand Corniche, one of the world’s most spectacular drives with views ...  Read more

Provencal Cuisine

By Viator, March 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 24 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Thanks to its picturesque setting on the Mediterranean coast, Provence, in Southern France, is blessed with a warm climate, idyllic landscape and highly fertile soils that yield a range of fresh ...  Read more

The Grasse Perfumeries

By Viator, March 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 23 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Just a half-hour inland from Cannes is what may be the sweetest-smelling day trip you've ever taken. Grasse, a sprawling hilltop Provencal town with an 11th century cathedral, is also known as the ...  Read more

St Tropez

By Viator, June 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 113 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The rich and famous might have their enormous yachts and grand chateaux, but any one of us can occupy the chairs and tables in the cafes that line the promenade at St Tropez, enjoy the sunshine and ...  Read more

3 Days in Nice: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, June 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 996 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Nice has a azure sea, a kind climate, unbeatable wine and food, exciting nightlife, art, views and ice cream the flavor of flowers. Whether you want history, fashion, fun, beaches, day trips or ...  Read more

Cannes Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, July 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 780 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Cannes. Just the name conjures up images of glamour: white clothing, huge sunglasses and all those million dollar yachts. For two weeks in May, this is the place-to-be on the calendar of the rich ...  Read more

French Riviera from Nice

By Viator, May 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 435 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The French Riviera teems with destinations dripping with glamor and natural beauty, with Nice the logical spot for a base to see them all. Whether you want history, fashion, fun, beaches, day ...  Read more

Provence Day Trips

By Viator, April 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 324 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Provence is luxuriously located in south-eastern France and next to the Mediterranean Sea. It has always been an inspiration to artists (Picasso, Matisse, van Gogh), a playground for the rich ...  Read more

Nightlife in and Around Nice

By Viator, June 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 82 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The French Riviera is obviously a beautiful region of the country, and its mild weather makes it a great year-round destination. In fact, even in the early spring you can spend your days on the ...  Read more

Posing in a Ferrari in Monaco...just has to be done...

By Victoria T , United Kingdom, July 2014

I was picked up from my hotel by the charming Jean-Jacques. As an English, female, solo traveller, I was a little wary of spending an hour in a fast car with a French man. However I was instantly ...  Read more

What Not to Do in the French Riviera

By Christine , USA, February 2013

If you’re planning a trip to the French Riviera, chances are you’ve come across dozens of websites and hundreds of pages telling you what to do while you’re there. Now, would you like to know what ...  Read more

Best Places to Go with Kids in the French Riviera

By Christine , USA, January 2013

Many people think of the French Riviera as a glamorous place where movie stars come to see and be seen. But it’s home to thousands of families, and is a much more family-friendly region in ...  Read more

The French Riviera in Winter

By Christine , USA, January 2013

No, you won’t see Beyonce and Jay-Z on a yacht. You won’t be partying with supermodels until dawn at a beachside club. But you also won’t be paying premium prices, you’ll have the place all to ...  Read more

Gambling in Monte Carlo

By Philippa Burne , UK, October 2012

Not actually France , but close enough to often be included in trips to the Cote d’Azur, Monte Carlo in the tiny independent country of Monaco , is known for its wealth and its Monte Carlo Casino ...  Read more

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