Sightseeing tours

With our circuits, Discover the stunning beauty and feel the enchantment of Riviera in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere, with departures from Nice, Cannes or Monaco.
The French Riviera Sightseeing team has over 12 years experience, his professionalism and enthusiasm for quality service
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You'll discover a variety of landscapes and atmospheres: the fragrant hills around Grasse, luxurious seaside resorts, hilltop villages in the hinterland...

Our region is visited by the whole world for its beauty, the diversity of its landscapes and its mild climate all year round! We offer you a complete discovery: the whole coast of Saint-Tropez à Menton: Saint-Raphaël, the Estérelle massif, Cannes, Antibes, Monaco and the hinterland Nice with Grasse andany picturesque villages: Tourrette, Gourdon, Roquebrune, well as Saint Paul de Vence! A corner of the sun, a paradise you're sure to want to visit! Not forgetting the Riviera Italian and these colourful markets!

Touring the Côte d'Azur

Whatever your needs (business, family or friends), you can count on a variety of services to meet them. French Riviera Sightseeing is your best partner to help you discover the treasures of the South of France. Our multilingual guide will show you the "pearls" of the region and let you appreciate all the beauty of the Côte d'Azur and Provence in our comfortable vehicles.

Preparing for your trip

Before take a tour of the côte d'azurIf you're planning a trip to the Côte d'Azur, it's essential to prepare well, even if it means spending a whole day there. The ideal time to visit the Côte d'Azur is from May to September. During these months, temperatures are the most pleasant in France and the sun shines generously, offering perfect conditions for exploring this enchanting region on a short expedition.

What's more, to make the most of your stay, opt for means of transport such as the train or car hire. Opting for the train will allow you to take full advantage of the picturesque coastal scenery, while car hire offers the flexibility to explore the more remote corners of the region.

When it comes to accommodation, the Côte d'Azur offers a wide range of options, from luxury hotels in seaside to charming bed & breakfasts nestling in the hinterland. Whatever your budget, you're sure to find the option that suits your needs and desires.

Stage 1: Nice, the gateway

Nice, the pearl of the Côte d'Azur, welcomes visitors with its unique Mediterranean charm. As the first stop on your journey, this city offers an intoxicating combination of history, culture and natural beauty.

The Promenade des Anglais and its exceptional panorama

The Promenade des Anglais, the emblem of Nice, is an invitation to contemplation. Stroll along this palm-lined avenue and marvel at the breathtaking views over the Mediterranean Sea and the Baie des Anges. It's the ideal place for an invigorating morning stroll or a romantic evening at sunset.

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Discover Old Nice

Lose yourself in the picturesque narrow streets of Vieux-Nice, a veritable maze where history mingles with everyday life. The baroque architecture of the buildings and the colourful facades create a charming and authentic atmosphere. Don't miss the lively Provencal markets, where the enchanting scents of local produce will take you on an unforgettable culinary journey.

Visit to the Matisse Museum and the Marc Chagall Museum

Immerse yourself in the art and culture of Nice by exploring the exceptional collections of the Matisse and Marc Chagall museums. These two masters have left their indelible mark on the art scene, and their works, beautifully displayed in these museums, will give you a privileged insight into their creative genius. Take advantage of this opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of modern and contemporary art, enriching your travel experience in Nice.

Stage 2: Antibes and Juan-les-Pins

Antibes and Juan-les-Pins, two jewels of the Côte d'Azur, offer a unique experience combining history, art and relaxation. Discover the charm of Old Antibes, immerse yourself in the world of art at the Picasso Museum, then enjoy the seaside pleasures and lively nightlife of Juan-les-Pins.

The charm of Old Antibes

Immerse yourself in history as you walk the ramparts of Old Antibes, where the cobbled streets and colourful facades tell the story of centuries of Mediterranean history. Wander the narrow streets lined with stone houses, explore the bustling markets and admire the remains of the fortifications that bear witness to the town's rich past. Every street corner reveals a new architectural treasure, offering a fascinating immersion in the region's cultural heritage.

The Picasso Museum for art lovers

Admire Picasso's iconic works in a magnificent setting, in the heart of the Château Grimaldi, now home to the Musée Picasso. Explore the different artistic periods of the Spanish master through an exceptional collection of paintings, sculptures and drawings. Be inspired by the artist's boundless creativity and immerse yourself in his fascinating world of bright colours and bold shapes.

Juan-les-Pins beaches and nightlife

Relax on the fine sandy beaches of Juan-les-Pins, bathed in the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean. Enjoy the bright sunshine and gentle sea breezes while lounging on a sun lounger or taking part in a variety of water sports. Once night falls, let yourself be swept away by the festive atmosphere and lively evenings of this renowned seaside resort. Bars, clubs and casinos invite you to prolong the magic of the day in an electrifying atmosphere of music, dance and unforgettable encounters.


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Stage 3: Cannes, Glamour and Cinema

The city of Cannes is famous for its Film Festival and embodies the glamour and elegance of the Côte d'Azur. Between the famous Croisette, the peaceful islands of Lérins and the luxury boutiques, this stopover promises an unforgettable experience.

The Croisette and its international film festival

The legendary Croisette, lined with palm trees and luxury hotels, is the beating heart of the Cannes Film Festival. Stroll along this emblematic promenade, soaking up the electric atmosphere and undeniable charm of this global film event.

Excursion to the Lérins Islands

Just a few fathoms from the coast, the Lérins islands offer a peaceful getaway in an unspoilt setting. Explore the fascinating history of these islands, where nature and heritage blend harmoniously, offering a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Luxury shopping and private beaches

Cannes is also renowned for its designer boutiques and exclusive private beaches. Let yourself be seduced by an upmarket shopping spree before relaxing on the golden sands and enjoying the impeccable service of the renowned seaside resorts.

Stage 4: Saint-Tropez, between Tradition and Jet-set

A timeless icon of the Côte d'Azur, Saint-Tropez elegantly combines Provençal tradition with contemporary glamour. To do so Tour of St Tropez would be an emblematic stop on your tour, promising immersion in a world where the authenticity of fishing villages blends harmoniously with the luxury of yachts and the bustle of designer boutiques.

The port and its yachts

The port of Saint-Tropez is a captivating sight, where yachts compete in elegance with fishermen's cottages. Strolling along the quays is like immersing yourself in the captivating atmosphere of this legendary seaside resort, where luxury meets authenticity.

The Place des Lices and the Provencal market

The Place des Lices vibrates to the rhythm of the Provencal market, a veritable festival of flavours and colours. Immerse yourself in the local bustle, with fresh produce, enchanting spices and traditional crafts, for an unforgettable sensory experience.

The beaches of Pampelonne and a visit to the citadel

The beaches of Pampelonne are the ultimate haven of peace, where the fine sand and crystal-clear water invite you to relax. Then head off to discover the citadel of Saint-Tropez, a fascinating witness to the region's history, for a journey back in time to the heart of the Mediterranean.


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Stage 5: Monaco, Luxury and Prestige

You already know: Monaco is the pearl of the Côte d'Azur, the epitome of luxury and prestige. This stopover will plunge you into the opulence of the principality, where every corner evokes extraordinary refinement.

The Prince's Palace and the changing of the guard

Monaco's Palais Princier, nestling on the rock, offers breathtaking views over the Mediterranean. Witness the impressive changing of the guard ritual and discover the fascinating history of the princely family, who have lived here for centuries.

Casino de Monte-Carlo

A symbol of luxury and glamour, the Casino de Monte-Carlo is a legendary institution. Try your luck at games of chance in a sumptuous setting where opulence mingles with the excitement of gambling, in an enchanting atmosphere worthy of the great legends.

The exotic garden and the oceanographic observatory

To round off your stay in style, explore Monaco's exotic garden and its oceanographic observatory. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the Mediterranean and plunge into the depths of the sea with this immersive experience that will delight nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts alike.

Tips for complementary excursions and activities

There's more to discovering the Côte d'Azur than its iconic cities. Explore the region's hidden treasures with these suggestions for excursions and complementary activities.

Hiking in the hinterland of Nice

Immerse yourself in the unspoilt nature of Nice's hinterland along its picturesque paths. Between majestic mountains and hilltop villages, these walks offer total immersion in a breathtaking landscape. You can even discover the Verdon gorges to complete your discovery.

Visit the hilltop villages of the Côte d'Azur

Discover the hilltop villages overlooking the Côte d'Azur coast, such as Èze and Gourdon. Be enchanted by their medieval charm, narrow streets and breathtaking views, for a timeless journey through the region's history.

Tasting of local cuisine and Provence wines

Savour the delights of Provençal gastronomy by indulging in its sun-drenched traditional dishes. Pair these dishes with a tasting of the aromatic wines of Provence, true jewels of the region, for an unforgettable taste experience.

Guide to a Successful Road Trip on the Côte d'Azur

For a road trip For an unforgettable holiday on the Côte d'Azur, follow these top tips for exploring this magnificent region.

Start your day with a delicious breakfast before heading off to the beautiful town of Vence. Stop off at Saint-Paul-de-Vence, a picturesque medieval village known for its art galleries and charming cobbled streets.

Continue on to Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, where you can admire the superb gardens of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild and relax on its white sandy beaches.

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Be sure to visit the town of Menton, famous for its lemon gardens and annual lemon festival. Make the most of your leisure time to sample an artisanal ice cream as you stroll along the Old Port.

Continue your journey towards the Vallée du Loup, where you can take a break in the village of Tourrettes-sur-Loup, known as the Cité des Violettes, and discover its charming narrow streets lined with stone houses.

Finish your road trip in style by exploring the town of Saint-Raphaël, where you can relax on its fine sandy beaches and admire the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean.

This road trip on the French Riviera promises breathtaking scenery, picturesque villages and moments of relaxation under the Côte d'Azur sun. We wish you a pleasant journey!