The French Riviera, also known as the Cote d’Azur has long attracted the wealthy, famous, and elite to its shores, which are best enjoyed on a mega yacht charter cruising along the southern Provencal coast of France, and Monaco. And while the glitz and glam are certainly available, there are those that enjoy this coastline and the islands just offshore for the allure and the beautiful light that has drawn artists to this area for centuries. There is no other location like the Cote d’Azur and no matter why you might want to cruise along its shore, a yacht charter along the French Riviera is sure to please.
Join your yacht in Nice and enjoy lunch on the aft deck as you settle in. Motor over to Monaco (1.5 hours) and spend the evening viewing the Principality and perhaps visiting the famous casino. Let your private chef prepare dinner on board.
St. Jean Cap Ferrat
Wake early to a delicious French breakfast, before motoring up to St. Jean Cap Ferrat for lunch. Take a walk through the fine gardens along the coast. After lunch you can cruise to Villefranche to spend the night. Get a taxi up to the famous medieval walled village of Eze and enjoy a walk around this very quaint town built onto a hillside. Have dinner ashore or on board.
After breakfast, steam to St Tropez, a busy cosmopolitan town with a selection of international boutiques. Have lunch aboard or at one of the many alfresco restaurants that line the port. Spend the afternoon exploring this town that never sleeps. Overnight.
Ile de Porquerolles
After breakfast cruise around the headland to the famous Pampelonne beach. Take a swim and enjoy the sun as you relax before lunch perhaps visiting Club 55. Enjoy the stunning scenery and clear waters as you cruise up to Ile de Porquerolles to anchor overnight.
Go ashore for a walk or explore the network of caves by tender along the stunning island coastline before your yacht heads over to the other islands of Iles d’Hyeres. There are many picturesque places to anchor that are ideal settings for dinner. Travel overnight to Cannes.
Wake up anchored off Cannes and gaze across the famous Croisette. The old town of Cannes has beautiful cobbled streets, along which you can shop for fine food products, and trendy clothing. Enjoy a drink ashore before the sun sets. Enjoy dinner on board or ashore.
Juan Les Pins
Leave early for Juan Les Pins. Enjoy lunch at the famous Hotel du Cap. This is a good area in which to enjoy water sports or a quiet book in the sun. Leave late in the afternoon for your cruise to Antibes. Enjoy your last evening on board, for dinner or stroll the cobble streets of Antibes.
After breakfast, an early cruise back to Nice for your Flight home.