5 Reasons to travel to Cannes
TD Team | 14 May 2019
On our Cannes & the Cote d’Azur holiday you can see the beauty of the coast with excursions to Antibes, Nice, Monaco and Monte Carlo. Here are five reasons why you should travel to Cannes.
The south of France is a firm favourite for many holidaymakers and by taking one look at Cannes it is easy to see why. Home to the prestigious annual film festival, Cannes is a beautiful and opulent jewel in the crown of the Cote D’Azur.
2. Monte Carlo
On Travel Department’s Cannes & the Cote d’Azur holiday you can see the beauty of the coast on full day excursions to Antibes, Nice, Monaco and Monte Carlo. With a day trip to Monte-Carlo, you will get a taste of real glamour and experience one of the most famous casinos in the world.
3. St. Paul-de-Vence
Holiday makers are sure to enjoy the excursion to the hilltop village of St. Paul-de-Vence. Here you can find many contemporary art museums and galleries such as Fondation Maeght and the Musée de Saint Paul. Walking around St. Paul-de-Vence you will see stunning views and real character. There’s art, history, and architecture, as well as quaint coffee shops to sit, relax and marvel at your surroundings.
4. The Beaches
Sun worshippers will be pleased to hear that 7.5km of the 15km Cannes coastline consists of beautiful sandy beaches. Choose from public (no charge) and municipal beaches, where - in season - you can rent sun loungers and umbrellas, and avail of additional facilities such as showers, WC and cafes.
The Cannes & the Cote d’Azur holiday provides a fantastic opportunity to experience one of the most popular cities in France – Nice. Here you can see countless cultural attractions including a colourful flower market and the Promenade des Anglais.