Enjoy a full day in two countries—Italy and France—plus the principality of Monaco on this 8-hour private tour from Villefranche along the French Riviera, taking in the sea, coastal sights, villages, and bustling markets. This day trip provides both free time and time with a private guide to hear facts and history about the destinations. In Italy, you'll visit one of the coastal villages like San Remo, Ventimiglia, or Bordighera; then explore the French village of Menton before your last location, Monaco and Monte Carlo.
Your day tour starts with pickup from the port or your hotel or other predetermined location in Villefranche for the drive straight to your first stop, Italy, where you'll check out one of many popular markets in a town such as San Remo, Ventimiglia, or Bordighera. If desired, you can use the time to visit museums, churches, or retail streets, or simply enjoy some sunbathing and swimming (any food, drinks, and entrance fees during the tour are at your own expense).Then continue along the coastal road, making stops along the way to admire views of the Mediterranean or take a break to purchase a snack. Your next destination is Menton, a French village known for its citrus fruits and colorful houses. You may stroll around the pedestrian streets, swim, or do something else you wish.Conclude your day tour a visit to Monaco, where luxury and flair mix with culture and impressive gardens. Sights include Monte Carlo Casino, the Formula One Grand Prix circuit, Prince's Palace, and the Old Town.