Venture inland from the French Riviera into traditional Provence to soak up the tranquil scenery of the villages of Gourdon and Tourrettes-sur-Loup. Later, enjoy a visit to the medieval coastal village of St. Paul de Vence, known for its remarkably intact ramparts and incredible panoramic views.
Start your day with a scenic, relaxing drive into the countryside of Provence and stop in the village of Gourdon. Perched high on a hill, this medieval commune sits overlooking the Alps, offering breathtaking views over mountains and valleys.
Your next stop is Tourettes-sur-Loup. Explore its historically significant monuments and structures, including the peaceful village square and the 15th-century church of St. Gregory.
Upon arrival at St. Paul de Vence, stroll through the cobblestone streets, stylish cafés, and art galleries. See why this area was so popular with famous Impressionist painters and learn about the history of this splendid medieval Provencal village before your scenic drive back to Nice.