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Villefranche-sur-Mer

France

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Villefranche-sur-Mer

Known for Ports, Small Town and Luxury

Discover the seaside area of Villefranche-sur-Mer—a port, historic sites, and sights from Plage des Marinieres to Place de la Paix.

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Discover the seaside area of Villefranche-sur-Mer—a port, historic sites, and sights from Plage des Marinieres to Place de la Paix.

Things to do in Villefranche-sur-Mer

Browse the works of the great Franco-Russian painter at this museum, dedicated to his epic works based on the Old Testament.

Marvel at masterpieces by Warhol, Lichtenstein and Deschamps at this modern art museum, housed in an eye-catching building with glass passageways. 

Get to know the life and works of one of the French Riviera’s most celebrated artists at this superb Nice museum.

Admire the ornate Baroque architecture of this large and beautiful cathedral, which was built over several centuries beginning in the 1600s.

Spend a few hours shopping for souvenirs in the colorful stalls of one of Nice’s most famous markets, which overflows with exotic flowers and local produce.

Attend a classical music concert or peruse an art exhibition at the famous hall that is the focal point of the Cannes Film Festival.

Stroll along one of the most famous sidewalks in France, a chic boulevard that is synonymous with the glamor and exhilarating buzz of Cannes.

Appreciate some of the finest views of Nice from this ruined citadel, which is rich in history and now features a beautiful park.

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Be seduced by the glitz and glamour of Monte Carlo before exploring the picture-perfect old town of Monaco on this full-day tour from Nice. Then venture to the hilltop village Èze, perched high above the splendid Provence countryside and the blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea.

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Discover the secrets of picture-perfect Provence on a tour that takes you right to the heart of this enthralling region. Stroll around the yachts in Antibes’ luxurious marina, soak up the glamour and style of Cannes, and treat your senses to the seductive Fragonard Perfume Factory in Grasse.

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Venture over the border into Italy for a different cultural experience. Nibble samples of Italian cuisine and try your hand at bartering for deals with the locals. For a change of pace, head back to Monaco to explore and then to Monte Carlo along the impressive Formula One Grand Prix circuit.

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Navigate across the scenic Bay of Saint-Tropez in a shuttle boat to the iconic village of Saint-Tropez. After your guided tour, take some leisure time to explore the renowned town that played a large part in the famous reputation of the entire French Riviera.

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Take a relaxing stroll through Nice's enchanting squares and narrow lanes while exploring the secrets of the world-renowned Provencal cuisine. Follow your expert guide to some of the city's best shops, restaurants, and markets.

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Explore the sun-drenched coast of the French Riviera, where brightly colored villas sit along the azure coast. This jam-packed day tour takes you to the medieval village of Èze, the extravagant Principality of Monaco, the beautiful beaches of Antibes, and Cannes, a stunning locale adored by stars.