7 days in French Riviera - Cote d'Azur Itinerary

7 days in French Riviera - Cote d'Azur Itinerary

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7 days in French Riviera - Cote d'Azur Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  17​h
1
Cannes
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Saint-Tropez
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Menton
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Los Angeles

1
day
Cannes

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 16th (Tue), wander the streets of Le Suquet, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance, and then get to know the fascinating history of Rue d'Antibes.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Cannes driving holiday site .

Los Angeles, USA to Cannes is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Los Angeles to Cannes, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Cannes can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Saint-Tropez.

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Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

3
nights
Saint-Tropez

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Relax by the water at Plage de la Faviere and Port Grimaud Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime. There's more to do: kick back and relax at Plage de Pampelonne and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage des Marines.

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You can drive from Cannes to Saint-Tropez in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Cannes in July, expect nights in Saint-Tropez to be about the same, around 64°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 91°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Menton.

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Side Trips

Bormes-Les-Mimosas, Port Grimaud Beach, Plage des Marines, Plage de Gigaro
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Plage de l'Escalet ©
Plage de l'Escalet
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro

2
nights
Menton

Menton ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Promenade Le Corbusier, appreciate the extensive heritage of Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche, browse the exhibits of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, then contemplate the long history of Villa Kerylos, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle des Penitents Blancs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): look for gifts at Au Pays du Citron, then contemplate the long history of Basilica St. Michel, and then stroll the grounds of Cemetery of the Old Chateau.

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Traveling by car from Saint-Tropez to Menton takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. When traveling from Saint-Tropez in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Menton: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Menton

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Villa Kerylos, Chapelle des Penitents Blancs, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Promenade Le Corbusier, Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche
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Cemetery of the Old Chateau ©
Cemetery of the Old Chateau
Villa Kerylos ©
Villa Kerylos

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