From Nice: Eze, Monaco, & Monte-Carlo Half-Day Trip
- Pickup available
- Duration: 5 hours
Explore Côte d'Azur on a half-day trip from Nice. Be charmed as you wander through a medieval village and discover the important sites of Monaco.
Be collected from your accommodation in Nice in the morning or in the afternoon. Enjoy a panoramic view of Nice and the bays of Villefranche-sur-Mer and Saint Jean Cap Ferrat.
In Èze, you will have the opportunity to visit the medieval village like an eagle's nest. You can also take a free guided tour of Fragonard Perfumery to learn more about the perfume-making process. Your driver-guide will then take you to Monaco, where you will walk to the old town on the Rock. Discover the princely palace and explore the old town and the neo-Romanesque cathedral.
Also see the famous Casino Square, the Grand Casino, the luxury boutiques, and the Café de Paris. A ride on the Monaco Grand Prix circ...
The guide was very kind, fun, informative, and communicated well about what to expect!
Enjoy a half-day adventure in the glamorous French Riviera on a visit to the medieval hillside village of Eze and a guided tour of Monaco and Monte Carlo. Departing from Cannes, Nice, or Monaco, you will travel by luxury 8-seater minibus and explore the glitzy atmosphere of this trendy destination. At the enchanting hillside village of Eze you will be rewarded with panoramic views of the French Riviera and Mediterranean Sea. You will also get the chance to visit the Fragonard perfume factory before driving through the village La Turbie. Also known as the "Terrace” of Monaco, due to the panoramic views of the Principality of Monaco, it is most notable for its Roman monument dating from 7 BC. On arrival in Monaco, go to the old town, known as "The Rock," and admire the Prince Palace. You will arrive in time to see the Changing of the Guard just before Midday. Continue to the Cathedral, w...
The tour guide was great, very personable. The places we went were amazing. If I do it again I will do the whole day version though. Regardless, it was a great time.
You’ll drive into the hills above Monaco and stop in the medieval village of Eze, built on top of a mountain, and rising high above the sea. Take in the fantastic views and the world-famous perfume factory Fragonard. The drive continues through the village of La Turbie, also known as the Terrace of Monaco for the sweeping views of the Principality of Monaco below. You’ll see the Trophy of the Alps here, a centuries-old Roman monument, before reaching the luxurious Principality of Monaco. In Monaco’s old town, known as The Rock, you’ll visit the Prince Palace and have the opportunity to see the changing of the guard. In the cathedral you can pay homage to the princes and princesses of Monaco who are buried here. You’ll also make stops at the oceanographic museum and the justice palace. Visiting the old town is an exclusive offering with this tour, as only Mona...
The guide was very knowledgeable, helpful, and friendly. I highly recommend this tour. It was a wonderful day.
Discover the exclusive French Riviera on this full-day tour from Nice. Travel along the coast and enjoy the sea views from the famous corniche road leading to Eze. Stop at the unforgettable medieval village of Eze, where the boutiques carved into the rock. Then pleasure your senses with a shopping visit to Fragonard Perfumery. Arriving in Monaco, stop at the famous Monaco Rock for a visit to the Old Town, the Prince Palace, and the Cathedral where Princess Grace and Rainier got married. Then drive through the Formula 1 Grand Prix Circuit to Monte Carlo and enjoy the world of elegance and luxury with a stop at Casino Square. Moving on to Cannes, admire la Croisette with its many luxury boutiques. See the stars handprints by the red carpet of the Film Festival Palace. Enjoy a drive with breathtaking views of the bays of Juan-Les-Pins and Antibes. Then arrive in Antibes, a Provencal walle...
My wife and I sat in the rear seat of the van and had trouble hearing the narration by the driver. Very good driver and very good route.
Get behind the wheel of a unique 3-wheel, open-top vehicle and see the sights of the French Riviera from a different perspective. Use the on-board GPS technology to help you find your way from the Promenade des Anglais with ease. Drive along the coastal roads to see stunning resort towns and hilltop villages, and join the jet set in the elegant principality of Monaco. Drive up Mont Alban to get a panoramic view of the surrounding countryside, or relax on the only sandy beach in the area in Villefranche-sur-Mer. Stop to try a local pan bagnat (typical sandwich of Provence) at La Voile Bleue beach bar and club and see the stunning villa and gardens of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. Get the chance to hit the jackpot in the casino at Monte Carlo or visit the Gallimard perfume factory in the village of Eze.
Very nice relaxed guy over the tour. Great way to see the coast. Not sure monaco practical tho
Enjoy a half-day tour exploring the glitzy French Riviera, based on your own itinerary and traveling in luxury minivans. Along with up to 8 participants, choose your departure point on the French Riviera from Italie, Monaco, Eze, Nice, Antibes, Saint Paul de Vence, Cannes, St. Tropez, Marseille, Aix en Provence, or the Côte d'Azur countryside. Discover the hidden gems of Saint Tropez, explore the fashionable city of Nice, or walk the red carpet at Cannes. Explore the playground of the jet set and former arsitocracy, and see luxury marinas, yachts and casinos, as well as enchanting hillside towns. You can choose your point of departure, return time and selected destinations. Simply provide a detailed description at the time of booking by leaving a note in the comments field. Or consult with the experts at Liven Up to plan your perfect day out.
Enjoy a customizable private tour of the French Riviera, with an experienced driver and guide enlightening you as to the nature and wonder of this stunning region. Rich with history, culture, sights, and shops, decide yourself the places to visit throughout Eze, La Turbie, Monaco, Cannes, Antibes, and Saint-Paul-de-Vence. The medieval village of Eze offers exotic gardens, a fascinating history, and fine art, as well as the Fragonard factory where visitors can discover the secrets of creating exquisite perfumes. Nearby La Turbie is often referred to as the “Terrace of Monaco,” due to its panoramic view over the principality. On the way to Monaco itself, pass the Trophy of the Alps, built for the emperor Augustus to celebrate his victory over the area's ancient tribes. Visit the Prince's Palace, the Oceanographic Museum, and the cathedral where Prince Rainier married Grace Kelly, or simp...
We had the best day ever at Monaco and Monte Carlo Ingrid was very informative and took us to all the right spots for excellent photos! Highly recommended
Start with pickup from your accommodation in Nice at 2:00 PM. Meet your driver-guide who will accompany you throughout the day. Enjoy a panoramic view of Nice and the bays of Villefranche-sur-Mer and Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat as your drive to the town of Éze. In Èze, explore the charming medieval village and take a free guided tour of the Fragonard perfumery. Then, make your way to Monaco, where you will first drive along the elegant streets which are famous for hosting the annual Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix, one of the most prestigious races in all of motorsport. Discover the princely palace and visit the old town and its Romano-Byzantine cathedral, and enjoy visiting the oceanographic museum. Take advantage of your free time and if a game night does not tempt you, relax at the Café de Paris on the Place du Casino. Experience the glamor of Monte Carlo and treat yourself to a drink or a d...
Very kind and helpful guides , the trip was amazing , Eze and Monaco must see , wonderful places
The city of Cannes with its famous promenade which borders the sea from the point Palm Beach to the Palais des Festivals. The palace is the first mythical building along this path. A Belle Epoque treasure, the Carlton luxury hotel opened in 1912. Other luxury hôtels followed : the rather rococo Majestic, then the Art Déco styled Martinez. They still make the promenade famous today, as do the luxury stores, the palm trees, the sandy beaches. In the village of Saint-Paul de Vence, you will pass some legendary locations on foot, even before crossing the fortifications. It is here, on the area for playing boules in place De Gaule, that the great names of the cinema, from Yves Montand to Roger Moore, met to play pétanque and enjoy the gentle Mediterranean way of life. They stayed at the Colombe d'Or. Nowadays, art in all its forms is present everywhere in Saint Paul, as show the famous galle...
Explore the best of the Cote d’Azur on a half-day sightseeing tour from Nice. Following a pick-up from your hotel in Nice, travel along the spectacular Corniche road to the hilltop town of Eze On arrival, wander the streets of the fortified, 12th-century village, and get magnificent views of the Mediterranean Sea from its clifftop location. Find enchanting craft shops along narrow, winding streets. Learn the secrets of the true essence of Provence at a traditional perfumery. See for yourself why Eze is known as the "Eagle's Nest" due to its location 427 meters above sea level. Continue to Monaco to explore the principality at your own pace. Admire the neo-Romanesque façade of the Cathedral, and pay your respects to the Princes and Princesses of Monaco who are buried there. Watch the Changing of the Guards ceremony that takes place outside the Royal Palace at 11.55 daily. Follow the ci...
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Wonderful guide, picked us up right on time. Good, careful driver. Knowledgeable about the history of the sites. Skipping the Fragonard factory tour might have allowed us more time in Eze or Monaco, but some might enjoy it. Spectacular sites, and an easy way to experience them all.
We had a wonderful excursion, thank you. Our guide was very knowledgeable and made it so interesting. We also found her extremely caring and sensitive to our needs. Thank you for a lovely day. Pam and Clare.
we enjoyed the entire trip with a very nice guide who let us know the details of the places quite well.
Parfekt our guide was very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly! Would recommend him highly
It was a quick and efficient way to visit these towns