When your cruise ship docks in Monaco and you have only a single day to see the beautiful cities of Monte Carlo, Nice and Eze, you’ll need a privately guided, fully narrated shore excursion to show you the sights. Visit the most glamorous country in the world – Monaco, see Monte Carlo's royal palace, discover the picture-postcard village of Eze and explore the delightful town of Nice. This is the best of the French Riviera.
Spend your time in port in Monaco seeing the best of the French Riviera in a day. On this private shore excursion, you’ll be picked up from the Monaco port and taken to see some of the best sights of the Côte d'Azur – Monte Carlo, Eze and Nice. Your first stop is the magnificent Old Town in Monaco, the world’s most glamorous country. You’ll have some free time here to see the royal palace (open June to October) and explore.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’ll also have free time at Casino Square to amuse yourself with luxury shopping, stunning gardens, spectacular yachts and chic casinos. Or simply relax in a bar and admire the amazing cars parked at Monte Carlo Casino. Your next stop is the unforgettable medieval village of Eze, with boutiques carved in the rock. The city is perched on a hill, with artisan shops and breathtaking views. You’ll enjoy a guided tour of a perfumery. Finally, you will drive along the spectacular Middle Corniche road and admire the bay of Villefranche as you make your way to Nice. Immerse yourself in Nice's history on Place Garibaldi in the Old Town, and visit the colorful flower market in Cours Saleya.