8 days in Cannes & Nice Itinerary

8 days in Cannes & Nice Itinerary

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Cannes
— 4 nights
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Nice
— 3 nights
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Cannes

— 4 nights

Festival City

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cannes side-trips: Base Nature Francois Leotard (in Frejus) and TakSea (in Saint-Raphael). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to La Croisette, get to know the fascinating history of Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes, take a leisurely stroll along Vieux Port, and slough off your stress at C-SPA.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cannes trip itinerary planning website.

Istanbul, Turkey to Cannes is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Cannes is minus 2 hours. In July in Cannes, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Nice

— 3 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and wander the streets of Vieille Ville.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nice day trip planner.

Getting from Cannes to Nice by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cannes in July, Nice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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