Enjoy this private tour with your private guide in and visit the medieval towns of the french riviera, Cagnes Sur Mer, Saint Paul de Vence, Grasse and Gourdon. Your driver/guide will drive you around this wonderful area, showing you the most beautiful medieval villages. Enjoy this private medieval villages tour from Cannes.
Your private driver will pick you up at your desired time and place to kick off your tour. We can arrange pick up from any hotel, apartment, cruise port or place of choice in the french riviera.
Get in touch with us, our team of experts will help you arrange a completely personalised experience. Your driver/guide will be with you the whole way, telling you the history and showing you the best spots of the region.
Points of Interest and Landmarks
During this private medieval villages tour from Cannes you will get to know the top places of Medieval South of France: Cagnes Sur Mer, Saint Paul de Vence, Grasse and Gourdon. Firstly your guide will pick you up in Cannes or your city of choice. After that you will head to Cagnes Sur Mer, where the Grimaldi museum and the St Pierre church are located. In Haut de Cagnes you will see the amazing castle, built in 1309 as a prison and turned into a palace in 1620. This place is nowadays used by different museums. Then, driving north around small villages you will arrive to the medieval village of Saint Paul de Vence. The Maeght Foundation is located in this small village, which is recognised as one of the best museums of modern art in the world. Then continue to the Wes to the village of Grasse, which is known as one of the best perfume sites in whole France. If you like, you could visit the Fragonard Parfumerie factory. Your last stop will be Gourdon. Also a hilltop village, from there you will enjoy a superb view of the valley of Loup. Visit the gardens of chateau de Gourdon and walk close to the fantastic Gorges du Loup.
Your private driver/guide will take you back to your accommodation after your tour. You will of course have free time for lunch during your tour.
Our proposal of tour has a duration of 8 hours. If you would prefer a shorter o longer duration do not hesitate to contact us, we can arrange it.