Enjoy this private tour with your own chauffeur/guide in english and get to know the city of Nice and villages of Eze, the city of Monaco, Cannes, Antibes and Saint Paul de Vence from the eyes of a local. You will be driven around the city´s most important landmarks and enjoy while your driver/guide tells you the secrets of these lovely southern area.
We will pick you up from your hotel or place of your choice (hotel, cruise port, airport or apartment) and take you on this private tour through the french riviera. Please let us know in advance, we can arrange pick ups from Monaco and surroundings.
We will help you organize your completely personalized and unique experience in Nice and surroundings. Your driver/guide will be with you the whole way, from pick up to drop off, telling you the history and showing you the top spots of the city.
Most important sites & Monuments in this private tour
With this private tour you will get to know the top places of the french riviera. You will go to the old city of Nice, where you will be able to walk through it’s italian style tight streets. You will see the cathedral of Saint Nicholas, a orthodox russian church, and the main baroque churches of Nice. You will walk through the promenade des anglais, next to the ocean, and, if you are interested, we can arrange a visit to the Matisse museum (let us know in advance to arrange tickets). See the city from Mount-Boron, where you will enjoy a lovely view.
Then you will head to Eze, a beautiful village located 427 meters over the level of the sea, and if you are interested in visiting the Fragonard perfumery, please contact us to arrange it. You will then head to the principality of Monaco through the Grande Corniche, a road that goes through bridges and mountains, the most glamorous city in Europe. Get to visit the antique car collection of the prince and the state apartments (prince´s palace) (please let us know in advance if you are interested to arrange entrances) and see the starting point of the F1 race that happens every year in the last weekend of May. Then head to Cannes, known for its festivals, villas and casinos, walk through its lovely promenade, visit the bay of Antibes, where you will se XII century towers of the church, a Grimaldi castle, and have the chance to visit a picasso museum (contact us at the time of booking to ask for entrances). Finally drive to the medieval village of Saint Paul de Vence, knows as the village of the artists.
When the time is finished, your drive/guide in english will take you back to the place where the tour started (or let us know beforehand if you need a drop off somewhere else).
We can arrange the exact duration of the experience to fit your own needs. However this option of tour has a length of 8 hours, please don´t hesitate in contacting if you want a shorter or longer tour.
Main cities of the French Riviera
Nice is the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes department, and is the 5th biggest city in France in regards to the population, but the 1st in terms of Tourism. Its port is the second most important in the whole country, and the city has more banks, art galleries and museums than any other city in France excepting Paris.
It has always been a city of artists and with big importance in the world of the painting, having top museums like Matisse and Chagall. The city has its own dialect and gastronomy, the socca is its most famous dish (cake of chickpea flour), also known as cecina in Italy. Even though the flavour of Pizza can be felt through the whole city.
Monaco – Montecarlo: Started being a greek colony, then roman. Finally, in 1309, the Grimaldi family bought it to the genovese. Today is known as the principality of Monaco, its independent to France, and has it´s own prince and minister of state. It has a population of around 40.000 people.
Cannes: It is mostly known for hosting the annual Cannes Film Festival. It is normally related to rich and famous people, where important conferences happen every year. It has a population of around 74000 people.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
Tour Travel & More offers private custom tours for families, group of friends or even incentives. We adapt our tours to fit your own personal needs. We also understand each customers needs while on holiday and we do everything possible to make your stay and experience unforgettable. All our vehicles are private luxury vehicles, mini buses, and buses. Our guides are in any case private official tour guide, licensed and all have great knowledge to make your experience memorable. We have official guides in a large number of languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, German, Greek, & Portuguese amongst others.