9 days in French Riviera - Cote d'Azur Itinerary

9 days in French Riviera - Cote d'Azur Itinerary

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Nice
— 2 nights
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Antibes
— 1 night
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Cannes
— 2 nights
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Saint-Raphael
— 1 night
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Saint-Tropez
— 2 nights

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Nice

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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take a stroll through Vieille Ville, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, then don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, then fly like a bird with Glisse Evasion, then get to know the fascinating history of Saint-Paul de Vence, and finally make a trip to Promenade des Anglais.

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Gothenburg, Sweden to Nice is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Gothenburg in August: high temperatures in Nice hover around 32°C and lows are around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Antibes.

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Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Adventure

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Vieille Ville
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Antibes

Antibes ©

Diamond of the French Riviera

The prosperous French Riviera resort town of Antibes is a popular summer destination featuring tons of beaches to suit couples, families, and any type of lifestyle, along with dozens, if not hundreds of cafes, bars, and salons de thé (tea) along the Mediterranean coast.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with Easy Dive, appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes, then explore the world behind art at Musee Picasso, and finally don't miss a visit to Le Nomade.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Antibes trip planner.

Getting from Nice to Antibes by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Antibes can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Antibes

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Easy Dive
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Art Museum
Musee Picasso
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Cannes

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): head off the coast to Lérins Islands and then visit Le Suquet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): get some fabulous bargains at Le Musee du Parfum, see the interesting displays at Musee Fragonard, then take a stroll through Rue d'Antibes, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with La Croisette.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Cannes trip maker site.

Cannes is just a short distance from Antibes. Traveling from Antibes in September, expect little chillier with lows of 18°C in Cannes. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Nature

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Neighborhood
La Croisette
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Rue d'Antibes
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Saint-Raphael

Saint-Raphael
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then look for all kinds of wild species at Base Nature Francois Leotard, and then take an in-depth tour of Musee d'Histoire Locale et des Traditions.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Raphael vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Cannes to Saint-Raphael takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Saint-Raphael are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Saint-Tropez.

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Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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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. On the 5th (Sun), stroll through Port Grimaud 1 Beach, visit Port Grimaud, and then admire the landmark architecture of Church St Francis of Assisi. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema, then kick back and relax at Plage de Pampelonne, then see the interesting displays at Citadelle de Saint-Tropez - Musee d'histoire maritime, and finally take in the waterfront activity at St. Tropez Harbor.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Tropez planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Raphael to Saint-Tropez takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in Saint-Tropez are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Tue) before leaving for home.

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Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

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