Embark on a French Riviera cruise and enjoy some of the most chic places on earth
Enjoy a luxurious vacation on a French Riviera Cruise
The French Riviera cruise offers a range of large ports as well as 30 small ports for boats and yachts. Out of these the important ports included in the cruise are Monte Carlo, Nice, Cannes, St. Tropez, and Vallauris.
Nice: Nice is one of the popular destinations for magnificent beaches and pulsating nightlife. It is situated along the famous Promenade des Anglais and the Baie des Anges. Nice is also popular for the 100 year old hotel Negresco and other hotels along the Promenade. Just behind the Promenade are a number of restaurants and shops lined with designer clothes or places for hot cups of coffee. The main square is known as the Place Massena while to enjoy a spectacular panoramic view, you can visit the Castle Hill Park.
Cannes: When we talk about Cannes, we cannot ignore the annual Cannes Film Festival which is held in the Palais des Festival. The queue of film stars and the event itself attract many people to Cannes. Other places of attractions are the La Croisette, the main boulevard that is almost two miles long and stretches over some amazing soft-sand beaches. The hotels along the boulevard are an attraction of their own with many celebrities gracing their rooms. The renowned hotel Carlton in Cannes is considered a National Historic Building.
Monte Carlo and Monaco: Monaco, stretched over a mere 2 km area, is a sovereign state and a place you must visit. Visiting this place will give you an insight into the lives of the rich and the famous. You can watch the daily change of shift of the guards in front of the Royal Palace, immerse yourself in the splendor of the oceanographic museum, or take a stroll in the beautiful botanic garden. The Cathedral of Monaco is another tourist attraction where the building itself and the fact that the Princess Grace Kelly and other members of the royal family are buried here makes it a site of interest. You can also visit the famous Monte Carlo casino and have some rounds on a gambling table, shop in luxury boutiques, or simply move amidst the famous people.
St. Tropez: It is another destination a French Riviera cruise will bring you to. It is a town infamous for its beauty and the famous guests along with a rich history. You can walk along the harbor and enjoy the view of the luxurious boutiques, yachts, and terrace cafes. The other places to visit are the citadel, the medieval village, Provence market, and the Annonciade Museum.