Your adventure begins! From the Nice airport, you’ll be transferred to centrally located 4 star boutique hotel, Beau Rivage, for a 6-night stay. Nancy and Eva will be waiting to greet you in the lobby. There will be time to freshen up / relax / or explore. Before your welcome dinner, we will meet in the hotel’s courtyard for a welcome apéro. Dinner will be at the beach where you are sure to fall in love with the Côte d’Azur.
Meal included : Apéro and dinner
Wear comfortable walking shoes today. This morning, you will go on a guided walking tour along the iconic Promenade des Anglais and then into the maze of narrow streets in the captivating old town. You will visit the famous daily market on Cours Saleya, where there will be time to browse and shop. Lunch will be in the heart of the historical center at a typical Nicois restaurant.
After lunch, you will be taken to the leading winery of the area Chateau Bellet for a wine and food pairing experience
Meal included : Lunch and tastings
On the way to Monaco, you will stop for a tour at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. This lovely villa is situated on the promontory of St John Cap Ferrat where the super rich live and is surrounded by spectacular gardens. You’ll arrive in Monaco just in time for the changing of the guards followed by lunch by the Prince’s palace.
In the afternoon, we’ll take you to some of our favorite consignment shops in Monaco.
Meal included : Lunch and Dinner
Full day in Nice at our favorite consignment shops where special arrangements will be made just for you. An afternoon treat in an artisan ice cream shop.
Back at our hotel, a special wine and shoe pairing in the courtyard.
Meal included : Dinner
You will be driven into the hills above the Riviera to Grasse, for centuries the capital of French perfume making for a perfume making workshop at the Fragonard Parfumerie, family-run for four generations. Your perfume master will guide you to composing and personalizing your Eau de Cologne which you will be able to take home in a lovely pouch.
After the workshop we’ll take the picturesque road to the medieval village of Saint Paul de Vence where you will have lunch in one of the quaint restaurants followed by free time to browse the upmarket shops and galleries.
In the evening, time to relax and have a cocktail at the elegant and cosmopolitan bar at the renowned Negresco Hotel.
Meal included : Lunch and evening cocktail
You’ll be off early today to shop at the lively Friday outdoor market in Ventimiglia, Italy. The market is a vintage shopping paradise, featuring miles of purses, clothing, scarves, cashmere, shoes, and tablecloths as well as Italian products, such as meats, cheeses, dried tomatoes, pasta, and jams and jellies. Many of the vendors offer samples of their wares.
Free time for lunch in pizza and pasta heaven.
Along the breathtaking route on the way back to Nice, a stop will be made for you to venture to the hilltop village of Eze. In this 11th century town, you will discover one of the most stunning panoramic views of the French Riviera.
Dress with a zing tonight for your farewell rooftop dinner on the rooftop.
Meal included : Dinner
Check out and airport transfers