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East Provence

Discover the top destinations in east Provence


    About the Cote d'Azur & the East of Provence

    About the Cote d'Azur & the East of Provence

    You can't help but associate the French Riviera with glamour, wealth, the casino's of Monte-Carlo and the fantastic Cannes film festival. It's a place where the rich and famous have been coming for over 150 years and the grandeur of the coastal promenades that reflect it's aristocratic history.

    Nowadays, it is still home to the internationally wealthy who provide a ready & willing clientèle to the numerous designer boutiques, swanky bars and lavish hotels. Behind the glitz however, there is a softer side to the Cote d'Azur with the historic old towns that are filled with little lanes, ancient buildings and old harbours (home to traditional fishing boats and luxury yachts). 

    Just set back from the beautiful coast with the azur blue waters are the Alpes-Martimes. A string of mountains that offer hiking, cycling, mountain biking, climbing, running and whole host of other outdoor pursuits.

    Annot, Provence

    Charming village in the hills above Nice

    Antibes, Cote d'Azur

    Characterful town with an impressive marina

    Biot, Alpes-Maritimes

    Discover this town full of arts & culture in the hills of Antibes

    Breil-sur-Roya, Alpes-Maritimes

    Visit an olive mill, discover ancient ruins & go canyoning

    Cannes, Cote d'Azur

    At the heart of the French Riviera & famous for the Cannes Film Festival

    Collobrieres, Var

    Traditional market town famous for its chesnuts-trees & cork industry

    Entrevaux, Provence

    An impressive walled town topped with a medieval citadel

    Gourdon, Alpes-Maritimes

    Perched village with a spectacular location

    Grasse, Alpes-Maritimes

    The World centre of perfume in the heart of the French Riviera

    Grimaud, Golfe de Saint Tropez

    Hilltop village which has maintained its medieval character

    Ile de Porquerolles, Cote d'Azur

    One of the three Iles d'Or, it is the largest and the most visited

    La Garde-Freinet, Var

    Charming market town located in the centre of the Massif des Maures

    Nice, Cote d'Azur

    Beautiful & cultured Mediterranean city in the heart of the Cote d'Azur

    Plan de la Tour, Var

    Plan de la Tour is just 8km from Sainte-Maxime

    Port Grimaud, Golfe de Saint Tropez

    The little Venice of the Saint Tropez peninsula

    Ramatuelle, Golfe de Saint Tropez

    Stunning medieval hilltop village located right by Pampelonne beach

    Saint Tropez, Golfe de Saint Tropez

    Mingle with the rich & famous in this glamorous & lively beach resort

    Saorge, Alpes-Maritimes

    Ancient hilltop village in the heart of the Vallée de la Roya

    Sospel, Alpes-Maritimes

    Outdoor sports mecca with plenty of medieval charm

    Tende, Alpes-Maritimes

    Medieval town with prehistoric artifacts & great hiking routes

    Touet-sur-Var, Provence

    A wonderful labyrinth of hidden treasures