Itinerary for South of France – A trip of a lifetime

Itinerary for South of France - A trip of a lifetime Leisure through the Southern France Cities

When it comes to a place like France, it is a norm that every tour operator will jot down a standard itinerary for the city of Paris, and sometimes Marseilles. Yes, tripping the Eiffel, Mona Lisa and the Parisian Ballets will some anticipated visits off you bucket list. But, do you want to know something that no tour operator will ever tell you? Did you ever consider visiting South of France and exploring the cities there? Have you thought of escaping the over-commercialised Paris? Not, in your list?  No worries, it won’t cost you a single penny to look at our custom itinerary for South of France. We have made this itinerary considering all your needs. 


Day 1:
Arrive in Nice, France:  Nice is a very accessible city. You can arrive by bus, book a quick flight or take a scenic rail route across through the French countryside. There are a plethora of things to do in Nice, France. Explore the Promenade des Anglais and the Old Town Nice on the first day. Promenade Des Anglais, as the name tells, it is a long walkway along the ocean. Be greeted by the serene waters, lazy beaches and chill vibe. Make sure to visit the Old Town, Nice, an arty district with narrow cobbled streets, colourful paintings and street markets and incredible culinary delights to savour. End your day in the leisure of your hotel. You can check amazing hotel deals here.

Old Town, Nice, South France

Old Town, Nice, South France

Eze, Monaco, day trip from south of france

Eze, Monaco, Day Trip from South of France


Day 2:
A Day Tour to Monaco:  Explore the glamorous coastal towns of the French Riviera on a day trip to Eze and Monaco from Nice. Take a tour of a perfumery in Eze and lap the world-famous circuit of the Formula One Grand Prix in Monaco. These places are unique and perfect off-beat plans for your well-deserved vacation. 
Travel by air-conditioned coach and receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to only eight guests. Monaco is a small coastal country located near the borders of France and Italy. It is a must-visit hidden wonder in Europe. You can book this trip to Monaco here. 


Day 3:
A Day Tour to Italian Riviera:  Ventimiglia is an Italian town known for its thriving coastal vibe and culinary delights. After a 40 minute train ride from Nice, you will experience a complete cultural change. You are officially in Italy. There are multiple trains running to and fro Ventimiglia,  from Nice. A return ticket is less than 20 Euros. If you wish to relax at one of the beach-side shacks, feel free to do so. Having this trip will also check rural Italy in your checklist. Should you require more information on how to complete this trip, do not hesitate to contact us.

Trains in Nice, trip to Italian Riviera

Nice aerial view, One of the best cities in South of France


Day 4: 
Enjoy the sunny beaches of Nice: Your itinerary for South of France is incomplete without visiting the beaches of Nice. If we were to recommend you, make sure to visit the Villefranche-sur Mer. A popular beach commune, with all kinds of activities for you. Villefranche-sur Mer is a Mediterranean commune that boasts of seaside shacks, a castle, a hiking trail with pleasing views and some of the best culinary delights. Castle of Nice is just a stone throws distance from this place, do pay a visit as it is one of the best things to do in Nice with Family.



Best Hotels in Nice, South France

When it comes to Nice, we reccommend you book a hotel in the city centre, near the Old Town, along the Promenade des Anglais. You can quickly access the best beaches of Nice. Besides there are so many things to do in Nice centre, making your trip to South of France more memorable. You can have a look at some reccommended properties here. 

Beau Rivage Nice

Le Meridien Waterfront, Nice

Mercure, Nice 

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