Discover The Pleasures French Riviera Cultural Tours
The French Riviera, as it is also known, happens to be synonymous with elegance and extravagance, attracting thousands of travelers to Southern France all year round. Take a private Riviera tour and discover the pleasures afforded by Nice, St. Tropez, Cannes/
Cultural Tours in French Riviera
Notre Dame Des Fontaines 9 hours
To discover the unexpected riches of the region, sometimes you need to leave the lively and exuberant atmosphere of the coast and visit the cooler but no less fascinating interior. Extremely high valleys, stunning landscapes in their own right, are full of the mystery and excitement of this area’s local history: ancient civilizations, political intrigue, and murder.
One such highlight is the so-called ‘Sistine Chapel of the Maritime Alps’: Notre Dame des Fontaines. Standing around the foot of the Collardente pass, the chapel was built and focused on the Virgin Mary. Known for its astonishing and highly expressive frescoes, a trip to the chapel in my company will help you uncover more about the life and religious beliefs of the Dark ages.
And there’s more to find out in the Museum of Wonders in the village of Tende, an accumulation of artefacts from the agricultural and pastoral peoples who inhabited the area 3000 years back and left behind the
Nice Shore Excursion 5 hours
Nice, the fifth largest city in France, provides a magnet attracting people all over the world, for a multitude of reasons. Elegant and simple, Nice’s charm originates from its exceptional climate along with its beauty. Even in the winter the café terraces are full of people happily drinking and contemplating the ultra famous Promenade des Anglais. Always in flower this excellent walk follows along the bay, searching onto the Baie des Anges and the beaches on one side, and on the other such luxury hotels as the Negresco.
The architecture of Nice could be astonishing with the wild exaggerations of the Belle Epoque style or the Baroque influenced houses and marisions on the hills of Mont Boron.
Monaco Shore Excursion 5 hours
Situated on the Cote d’Azur between Cap d’Ail and Menton, just a couple kilometers from the Italian Riviera, Monaco is one of these magic glamorous places that includes a worldwide reputation. Monaco is a sovereign state, independent and prosperous. It’s its own government and the head of state since 2005 is His Highness Prince Albert II. There’s sun here almost all the time, and fabulous parks and gardens happen to be laid out throughout the city. You will find sumptuous boutiques with the latest fashions, palacial luxury hotels, and very chic restaurants. You will notice all the places haunted by the souvenir of Princess Grace and Rainier III.
Cannes Shore excursion 5 hours
The Art of just living and the discovery of Provence shall be the theme of the day.
Provence is a land of rich historical and cultural traditions where colors and scents are united. The proposed itinerary shall get you to the discovery of a number of the most beautiful villages of the Var , for example the breathtaking medieval villages of Fayence and Seillans. Along this delightful itinerary there you’ll have the opportunity of tasting a number of typical wines of Provence.
Culinary specialities and the wines of provence shall delight your entire day.
Art tour with painters, villas & gardens , craftsmen’s work
Monaco, Nice, Villefranche & Cannes
The French Riviera is well known around the World for its climate but additionally because of the celebrities who lived there.
This tour may include a museum ( Picasso, Chagall, Matisse, Renoir, Leger ) a billionaire family villa ( Rothschild ), Kerylos, Prince’s palace of Monaco, and some top class craftsmen’s galeries at Eze, Biot or Saint Paul de Vence.
Riviera art tour
his privately tour featuring the fine art of the French Riviera starts with a sightseeing drive along the coast to Villefranche Bay and Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, referred to as the Beverly Hills of France.
check out the “villa Kérylos” built as a antic greec house.
Tour available everyday except Tuesdays (museums closed!)
As the private tour guide, I’m able to adjust the schedule, duration and activities to satisfy your needs. Please let me know associated with a special requests you have.