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Villefranche-sur-Mer Luxury experiences

Our most recommended Villefranche-sur-Mer Luxury experiences

From Nice: Italian Riviera & Monaco/ Monte-Carlo Tour

1. From Nice: Italian Riviera & Monaco/ Monte-Carlo Tour

Discover the charm of the Italian Riviera and enjoy the open-air and covered markets where you can find leather goods, handbags and many more items at a great price. Have the chance to explore a typical Italian atmosphere. Enjoy the free time for lunch and to taste the Italian cuisine. Visit Menton, "the pearl of France", a city full of color that will certainly charm you. In Monaco, explore the old town on the famous Rock, admire the Prince's Palace and the cathedral. Admire the breathtaking view of the Mediterranean Sea and walk in the magnificent Exotic Garden. Then we take a drive along the Formula I race circuit to reach Monte Carlo with its famous casino and world-known Hotel de Paris.

From Nice: 1-Day Tour Côte d'Azur Extraordinary Houses

2. From Nice: 1-Day Tour Côte d'Azur Extraordinary Houses

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat is located right in the middle of Cap Ferrat, this villa inspired by the Venetian renaissance residences is the realized dream of Béatrice Ephrussi de Rothschild. In 1905, the art-lover decided to create a sumptuous palace to host her collection. Today, about 5000 works adorn the lounges, boudoirs and galleries of the residence. And Béatrice's dream continues in the park, where you can find nine gardens of different inspirations such as spanish, florentine, japanese, provençal. Villa Kérylos in Beaulieu is named after a legendary swallow, which appeared suddenly from the waves as a sign of good omen inspired by the noble residences of the island of Delos of the 2nd century BC, it is the work of a rich hellenist, Théodore Reinach, who actually lived this ancien dream between 1908 and 1928. Once you enter the hall, where the inscription "Xaipe" welcomes you in old Greek, the immersion is complete. Villefranche-sur-Mer is located between Nice and Monaco, Villefranche-sur-Mer enjoys a magnificent setting. Its harbour is often regarded as one of the most beautiful in the world. At the beginning of the 20th century, the town became just like Nice, a holiday resort for English and Russian aristocrats. It was also very popular among American and French artists. These days, the harbour is the most important passenger port in France. Between sky and sea, Eze, most prestigious village on the French Riviera, has two features. It is at once a hilltop village and a small seaside resort, with protected beaches. These two levels are connected by the sentier de Nietzsche, named in honour of the philosopher who drew many an inspiration from this place. Wonderful gardens are overhanging the village, facing the sea.  Discover the secrets of perfume with a visit to Fragonard perfume factory. In Monaco and Monte-Carlo you will visit the old town, the Cathedral which is the most important Monegasque architecture feature. Erected at one end of the town, it was built between 1875 and 1884 under the direction of the architect Lenormand. Discover the famous Formula One circuit which was inaugurated in 1929 by Prince Peter of Monaco and has barely changed since ! It has become the legendary Grand Prix "par excellence" which all F1 racers dream of winning. At the heart of the Monte-Carlo aera, the casino is the symbol of Monegasque glamour. Its legendary success lies behind Monaco's wealth. The present building was designed by Charles Garnier in 1878 it is a Belle Epoque jewel, all around, the luxury shops and legendary establishments. 

From Nice: Day Trip to Monte Carlo and Monaco Coast

3. From Nice: Day Trip to Monte Carlo and Monaco Coast

Spend a day taking in the panoramic views of the French Riviera and exploring its top towns and attractions. Enjoy a guided tour with ample free time to browse shops and walk along the seafront. Get picked up by your driver in Nice and admire the Promenade des Anglais and the Bay of the Angels. Enjoy the panoramic view of Villefranche over Cap Ferrat, known for its exclusive villas. Explore the former fishing village of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, a melding of luxury and tradition. Take in the exquisite views of Monaco during a stop at La Turbie and see the ancient Roman Trophy of Augustus monument. Continue on to Eze, a medieval village perched on a hill, which offers more breathtaking views. Tour the famous Fragonard perfume factory and learn how scents are produced. Enjoy both guided and free time in Monte Carlo to discover its museums, monuments, cathedral, and Formula 1 race track.

Monaco: Private Night Tour

4. Monaco: Private Night Tour

Spend an unforgettable evening in Monaco and enjoy the nighttime atmosphere as you explore the city's illuminated sights and landmarks. Admire the beauty of the Riviera coast as evening falls and discover the glitz of Monaco as you stroll through its charming Old Town and get a glimpse of Monte Carlo's vibrant boulevards. See the Prince’s Palace, the Cathedral, and the casino all illuminated against the night sky. Pass by world-renowned Formula One Grand Prix circuit and see this elegant city coming to life after dusk. To complete your evening, choose to dine in one of the local restaurants, or try your luck in one of the world’s most famous casinos, the lavish Monte Carlo Casino.

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What people are saying about Villefranche-sur-Mer

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Very beautiful sunny day and discovery of beautiful panoramas. A very friendly guide who adapted well to our request and provided good advice.

wonderful!!!

Very beautiful thanks to our magnificent guide Ivonne! She was very kind and attentive at all times. It was a magnificent day!