Jewel of the Mediterranean
7 day sample itinerary
The French Riviera combines picture perfect villages with glamourous nightlife and world class shopping and stunning beaches with wild islands. This example itinerary takes in the highlights of the French Riviera over 7 days. Itineraries are created individually for every client based on how you want to spend your time onboard.
Get the best table at a beach club in St Tropez. Party all night in Monaco. Watch the world from a pavement café in Villefranche. Shop luxury boutiques in Cannes.
5.4km / 2.9 miles
Nice - Villefranche
Embark in Nice, the vibrant capital of the French Riviera. Stroll through the maze of narrow streets lined with interesting shops, restaurants and bars, and wander the flower market on the bustling Cours Saleya. Then cruise the short distance to the beautiful bay of Villefranche. Enjoy a refreshing swim and explore the picturesque medieval town with its cobblestone streets, vaulted passages and quiet squares.
18.2km / 9.8 miles
Villefranche - Monaco
High octane living
After breakfast in the bay of Villefranche, make the short cruise over to Monte Carlo. Anchor off the world’s most glamourous Principality as it gears up for another adrenaline-fuelled day. Shop at designer boutiques and visit the chateau. After sunset, dine at world-class restaurants or onboard, then party all night at one of Monte Carlo’s legendary nightspots. In May, watch the Monaco Grand Prix from a trackside berth.
St Jean Cap Ferrat
11.8km / 6.36 miles
Monaco - St Jean Cap Ferrat
Nature meets Riviera glamour
Cap Ferrat epitomises classic Riviera glamour. Jutting out into the Mediterranean between Nice and Monaco, this calm wooded peninsula houses some of the most majestic villas on the Riviera. The Grand Hotel Cap Ferrat offers spectacular dining in its terrace restaurant ‘La Veranda’, set beneath the shade of pine trees gazing out over the cobalt-blue sea. Visit the Rothschild mansion and gardens or follow one of the world’s best coastal paths for spectacular views.
Escape beyond Cannes to a quieter, more exclusive area where, with the exception of St Tropez, life happens at a slower, more provençal pace.
75.19km / 40.6 miles
Cap Ferrat - St Tropez
Party Day & Night
Cruise around the beautiful St-Tropez peninsula to Pampelonne Beach. Have the tender drop you at one of St Tropez’s celebrated and chic beach restaurants. Indulge in some of the local specialities, treat yourself to some fashionable beachwear, and just sit back and have a lazy afternoon watching the beautiful people pass you by.
57km / 30.8 miles
St Tropez - Îles D'or
Sunshine & Serenity
After the excitement of St Tropez, anchor off the pretty Porquerolles islands, also known as the Iles d’Or. Walk or cycle along shaded footpaths and take in the protected natural beauty of this botanical conservation area, before returning to your yacht for a swim or snorkel in the clear waters of the marine reserve. In the evening, dine ashore on the lovely terrace of the Michelin starred restaurant l’Olivier, part of the renowned Mas du Langoustier.
91km / 49 miles
Îles D'or - Cannes
A refined and elegant town, Cannes combines authentic French charm with pure cinematic glamour. Join the stars each May at the world-famous Film Festival – VIP passes to the best parties can be arranged for yacht guests. Outside the flashbulb frenzy, meander through the winding streets of the Suquet and open-air market, saunter along the palm-lined Boulevard de la Croisette, indulge in retail therapy at Cannes’ designer shops or stop for a refreshing drink in one of the palatial oceanfront hotels.
20.7km / 12.8 miles
Cannes - Antibes
Culture and nature
Enjoy an early morning cruise and breakfast underway before arriving in Antibes for disembarkation. Art lovers should head to the Picasso museum, set in the 14th century Chateau Grimaldi, which the artist used as his studio in 1946. For stunning views, the path around the Cap d’Antibes is a true escape, dotted with tiny beaches and villas, former playground of Ernest Hemingway and F Scott Fitzgerald.
Whether you’re looking for high-octane partying, great shopping, stunning villages or quiet spots to swim, we will create your perfect French Riviera itinerary.
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