When your cruise ship docks in Villefranche-sur-Mer, and you have only a single day to see the beautiful cities of Monte Carlo, Eze and Nice, you’ll need a privately guided, fully narrated shore excursion to show you the best of these French Riviera destinations. Enjoy visiting the most glamorous country in the world, Monaco, discover the picture-postcard village of Eze and delight in the charms of Nice.
While you’re in port in Villefranche-sur-Mer, make the most of your time with a private shore excursion to see the best of the French Riviera. Your first stop is magnificent Monaco, the world’s most glamorous country, which is reached through breathtaking coastal roads. In Monaco, you will tour the Old Town and enjoy some free time to see the royal palace (open June to October).You will then continue on to Monaco’s most famous resort area, Monte Carlo, where you’ll do a lap on the Formula One Grand Prix circuit. You can also enjoy some free time at Casino Square to amuse yourself with luxury shopping, walking through stunning gardens, admiring the spectacular yachts, trying your luck in the chic casinos or simply relaxing in a bar and watching the beautiful people go by. Your next stop is the unforgettable middle-age village of Eze, with boutiques carved in the rock. This medieval village is home to artisan shops and breathtaking views, and you’ll delight your senses on a guided tour of a perfumery. Finally, you will make your way along the spectacular Middle Corniche road to Nice. The views of the Mediterranean are fantastic. In Nice, immerse yourself in the town’s history on Place Garibaldi in the Old Town, and visit the colorful flower market in Cours Saleya.