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French Riviera
Thursday to Sunday - From: 159 €


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Florence
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Departure Times

Florence - 8:00pm
Rome - 5:30 - 6:00pm
Barcelona - 6:00 - 6:30pm
Fly-In (meet us there) - arrival any time on Thursday with hostel check in available from 3pm

Highlights

Beaches, supercars, super yachts, famous casinos, and quaint seaside towns will have you feeling like a high roller in this world famous beach destination! Monte Carlo, Nice, Cannes, Eze, Antibes are just a few of the legendary hot spots that the French Riviera has to offer in this land of the rich and famous! And whether gambling at the Casino de Monte Carlo, tanning on the beach in Cannes, or taking in the nightlife at one of Nice’s clubs, pay special attention to the people around you because you never know what celebrity you might be able to catch of glimpse of!  Trips in February take place during the world famous Carnival!

Itinerary

Thursday - Day 1 Depart Florence/Rome/Barcelona with arrival to hostel in central Nice at approx. 2am (arrival time can vary depending on conditions).

*Fly-In package arrival on your own with check in from 3pm available (you will be sent exact instructions on how to arrive). 

Friday - Day 2 Morning departure (approx. 10am) for Included trip to the Principality of Monaco and the famous city of Monte Carlo! We’ll have a short walking tour of this glamorous seaside city seeing highlights like the royal palace, national cathedral (where Princess Grace’s tomb is), the port of Monaco lined with its amazing collection of yachts, and ending at the famous Casino de Monte Carlo (you’ll have the opportunity to try and strike it rich at the casino!). At night we meet in the hostel lobby for our “Welcome to the French Riviera” champagne party before heading out to the lively old town of Nice. The old town features a ton of live music bars, clubs, and the beautiful beachfront view along the palm tree lined Promenade des Anglais. 

Saturday - Day 3 Morning departure (approx. 10am) for included trip to Cannes and Antibes to hit the beach, check out the popular French markets, museums, or spend the day in cities filled with world class shopping and seaside cafes! We first stop in the town of Antibes which is famous for its Picasso museum, charming old town and market, and also being home to some of the world’s largest privately owned yachts in its port (yes, billionaires keep their yachts here)! Following our stop in Antibes we then continue on to the beautiful, and ritzy, town of Cannes which is famous for its annual film festival, great shopping and food, and also it’s long golden, sandy beach along the famous Croisette pedestrian promenade. Saturday night in Nice is free to enjoy the city again for a great French dinner and some more nightlife or a relaxing night in.

Trips in February during Carnival feature the wild Saturday night parade in the streets of the city!  Go to French Riviera Carnival trip page for more specific details.

Sunday - Day 4 The Euroadventures leader offers a morning walk (approx. 10:30am) through Nice’s old town and the famous flower market along the Cours Saleya, and then up to the hill above old town known as the “Chateaux” for amazing views above the city and water. Sunday is also a great day to spend on the beach, shopping in old town’s boutiques, or seeing some of Nice’s famous museums. With a late departure you’ll also have time to explore other nearby seaside towns you may have missed on Friday or Saturday. Departure from Nice on Sunday will be at approx. 3.00 pm and we will drive along the famous Grande Corniche and make a stop in the ancient hill top village of Eze and its famous Fraggonard perfume factory before returning home (*Eze trip on Sunday is for Italy departures only).

*Fly-In package departure on your own.​

Quick Facts

Country: France
Language: French
Currency: Euro
Typical cuisine: Bouillabaisse, Nicoise Salad, fresh shellfish, Crème Brulee, French bakeries, French cheese, French wines, Pastis.
Must see: Monte Carlo/Monaco, Cannes, Antibes, old town of Nice, Eze, St. Tropez, works of Picasso, blown glass, perfumeries of Eze, beaches, world’s largest and most expensive yachts and supercars.

Available Packages

- Full Package - r/t transportation + accommodations + activities (from Florence, Rome, Barcelona)
- Transportation only (from Florence, Rome, Barcelona)
- Fly-In - accommodations & activities (meet group at destination)

Included:

Full Package:
- Round trip transportation
- 3 nights accommodations
- One way trip to Monte Carlo
- Walking tour of Monte Carlo
- One way trip to Antibes
- One way trip to Cannes
- Walking tour of Nice
- Trip to Eze Village & Fragonard perfume factory w/special discounts for Euroadventures customers
- Friday night wine & champagne - “Welcome to the French Riviera” party
- Euroadventures trip leader
- Euroadventures information
packet

Transportation Only Package:
- round trip transportation
- Euroadventures information packet
*this package does not include accommodations & activities

Fly-In Package:
- 3 nights accommodations
- One way trip to Monte Carlo
- Walking tour of Monte Carlo
- One way trip to Antibes
- One way trip to Cannes
- Walking tour of Nice
- Friday night wine & champagne - “Welcome to the French Riviera” party
- Euroadventures trip leader (accompanies groups of 20 + people)
- Euroadventures information packet
*this package doesn't include transportation to/from Nice

Not included:

- Return from Monte Carlo day trip back to Nice - €2.7
- Return from Cannes day trip back to Nice - €4.5
- Souvenirs
- Museums
- Meals

Packing Tips

- Passport
- Swim Suit
- Sun Glasses
- Sun Screen
- Beach Towel
- Money

Where we stay

3 nights accommodations in a hostel in central Nice just off of the main shopping street, in a room with your friends with private bathroom/shower, air conditioning and free WiFi.
*For private twin/double room upgrade (or 4-star upgrade) please email info@euroadventures.com about availability & pricing

How To Reach Destination

If you are doing Fly-In Package you need to fly to Nice airport which is located along the coast just 3.7 miles (5.9km) from the center of Nice.

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