Route & dates
Menton— 4 nights
Wed, Sep 18 - Sun, Sep 22
Pearl of France
Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Col de la Bonette and Monastere de l'Annonciade. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Menton: Chapelle des Penitents Blancs (in Peillon), Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze (in Eze) and Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (in St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat). There's much more to do: stroll through Promenade du Soleil, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanique Val Rahmeh-Menton, take in the dramatic natural features at Gorges du Cians, and make a trip to Visite Confiturerie Herbin.
To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Menton route planner.
If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, Marseille Provence Airport and Bastia-Poretta Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Menton can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Menton
Eze, Col de la Bonette, Tete de Chien, Chapelle des Penitents Blancs, Gorges du Cians
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