Cradled by the sea and the mountains, the famous Côte d'Azur is bathed, all year long, in a sunny climate and a legendary douceur de vivre. Every city along the coastline has a main train station to welcome amateurs of culture, gastronomy, shopping, casinos, sports and nature.
Get the COTEDAZUR-CARD® , which will give you free access to more than 120 sights and attractions on the Côte d’Azur (Cannes, Grasse, Antibes Juan-les-Pins, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Nice, Mercantour National Park, Eze, Menton and the Principality of Monaco).
DAY 1: Cannes
Cannes, the star city of the Côte d’Azur, is famous for its film festival, palaces, picturesque bay, sandy beaches, narrow alleys, the old town of Le Suquet, the islands of Lérins, and famous Promenade de la Croisette—a prestigious, authentic and natural destination !
With the COTEDAZUR-CARD®, visit the two Lérins islands (Sainte-Marguerite and Saint-Honorat) and discover the city with ease.
DAY 2: Antibes - Juan-Les-Pins
Ideally located midway between Cannes and Nice, Antibes (12 minute trip from Cannes) is a town with contrasting charms, not to mention ramparts, a historic old town, and vibrant nightlife. Spend a relaxing day on the sandy beaches of Juan-les-Pins (even in winter) and discover the unspoiled peninsula of Cap d’Antibes.
And with the COTEDAZUR-CARD®, discover the Picasso Museum and Marineland Park.
DAY 3: Nice
Capital of the Côte d’Azur, Nice (13 minute trip from Antibes) is draped with authentic charm. The city is a place where art de vivre and local culture art mingle effortlessly. Discover the old town and its famous flower market, and the brand new Promenade du Paillon, a green path in the heart of the city. Discover the city’s museums and stroll along the Promenade des Anglais along the Bay of Angels. With the COTEDAZUR-CARD®, you can visit Nice by Segway or via the open-bus tour, or hop on a cruise to Villefranche-sur-Mer.
DAY 4: The Principality of Monaco
Monaco (15 minute trip from Nice), is one of the unique destinations of the Côte d’Azur which makes it extraordinary. It is a place full of history, linked to the Grimaldi dynasty. Spend the day to wandering through the Principality, a small territory of 2 km².
And with the COTEDAZUR-CARD®, discover the underwater world at the Oceanographic Museum or visit the Exotic Garden.