Discover St Tropez and its multifacettes, a small fishing village that has become the meeting point of the international jet set, enjoy a cruise aboard the "Brigantin" to see the villas of the stars and admire the innumerable luxury yacht of Saint Tropez "Old Port". Then stroll through the alleys of the amazing village of Port Grimaud called "Venice Provençale"
Provence is renowned for its fine wines and this half-day tasting tour from Nice visits two of the region’s organic wineries. Learn more about French winemaking and classifications on a winery tour; sample red, white, and rosé wines during expert-led wine tastings; and taste regional specialties including candied fruits, violet flowers, olive oil, and chocolates.
Uncover the secrets of Provencal cuisine with a market tour and cooking class in Nice. Shop for ingredients at the Marché de la Libération, create an array of Niçoise dishes under the guidance of a local chef, then tuck into a delicious 3-course home-cooked lunch, accompanied by regional wines.
Enjoy a ride long the "Basse Corniche", passing trough charming little towns like Villefranche sur Mer and Beaulieu sur Mer. Drive to "The Roc" to see the Prince Palace, Cathedral and Monaco Princesses privates houses. Feel yourself a pilot driving around the lap of the Formula One. At least reach the Glamorous Monte Carlo Square and its worldwide famous "Grand Casino" where many movies were shot, included "James Bond Casino Royale.
Spend an afternoon in an authentic Nice home cooking and baking with a local. Learn all about the local provençal ingredients, then roll up your sleeves and prepare your own sweet and/or bread, while chatting away over tea or coffee and fresh juice with your local chef.
Enjoy a full day tour on the French Riviera, discovering the natural beauty of the shore, it's smartest places such as Cannes & Monaco and so pretty medieval villages likes Eze & Antibes. Chauffered tour with bilingual guide-driver & luxury minivan.
Once upon a time Saint Paul was a tiny medieval village atop the hill, looking at the Mediterranean sea, surrounded by large remparts... and then many painters like Matisse, Chagall, Duffy ... fell in love with this little jewel, The opening of the film studios "La Victorine" in Nice and the creation of the film festivals in Cannes attracted many celebrities and Saint Paul became "the place to be". Nowadays Saint Paul is considered an open-air museum. Back on the hills of Nice stop in a family "Domaine" to visit vineyards and tasting of 3 organic wines, produced and sold only in Nice !
Did you know... that... the city of Nice was... - founded by the greeks during the 5th BC ? - colonized by the romains during the 2nd BC ? - Italian until 1860 ? - the shelter of the largest English and Russian "tourist community" around 1900 ? - nowadays the capitale of the French Riviera ? the Rotschild villa is... - the Rothschild villa is as well called "Villa Ile de France" ? - the villa is surrounded by 8 gardens decorated with waterfall and ponds ? - gardens classified by the French Ministry of Culture, called "Notable Gardens of France