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Day tours

Art & Culture

Nice City Segway Sightseeing Tour

Starting at$39

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Monaco and Eze Small-Group Day Trip with Perfumery Visit from Nice

Starting at$110

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Provence Countryside Small Group Day Trip with Grasse Perfumery Visit from Nice

Starting at$110

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Departure from Saint-Raphaël - The creeks of Estérel

Starting at$70

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

French Riviera Cannes to Monte-Carlo Discovery Small Group Day Trip from Nice

Starting at$133

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

❤️ ⭐️ Walking Tour of Old Nice / Castle Hill Small-Group

Starting at$30

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Chateauneuf du Pape wine tour

Starting at$181

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Food & Drink

Nice Small-Group Walking Food Tour with Local Specialties & Wine Tasting

Starting at$85

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Introducing Provence & the Côte d'Azur

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Road trips

Driving in the footsteps of Napoleon in the south of France

13 min readPublished Jan 31, 2020

A legendary road follows the emperor’s last epic journey from the Côte d’Azur to the Alps, through landscapes that remain off the beaten track today.

A critical point on the Route Napoléon
Food and drink

Beyond the brushstrokes: the art of living in Provence

6 min readPublished Mar 14, 2018

Provence may have lured legendary painters like Van Gogh, Cézanne and Picasso to its rolling lavender fields, rustic hilltop villages and its transcendent…

Beyond the brushstrokes: the art of living in Provence
Food and drink

Perfect Provence: an eater's guide

5 min readPublished Aug 9, 2016

Even in a country as devoted to eating as France, there is something extra special about the feasts to be found in Provence.

Perfect Provence: an eater's guide
Food and drink

Gastronomic Provence

4 min readPublished May 15, 2012

Lonely Planet has produced this article for Vaucluse Tourism in Provence. All editorial views are those of Lonely Planet alone and reflect our policy of…

Gastronomic Provence
Travel on a budget

Provence & the Côte d’Azur on a shoestring

2 min readPublished Aug 3, 2009

Glittery Cannes film festival, the celeb-filled resorts of St-Tropez and Antibes-Juan-les-Pins...when you think of Provence & the Côte d'Azur, you hardly…

Provence & the Côte d’Azur on a shoestring