The French Riviera Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The French Riviera - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Nice and the Eastern Cote d'Azur 101


Antibes 7

Beaulieu-sur-Mer 2

Biot 2

Cannes 13

Cap d'Antibes 4

Grasse 9

Haut-de-Cagnes 3

La Colle sur Loup 1

Menton 15

Mougins 3

Nice 26

Side Trip from Cannes: Îles de Lerins 3

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat 2

St-Paul 3

Vallauris 1

Vence 2

Villefranche-sur-Mer 4

Èze 1

The Western Cote d'Azur 28


Frejus 4

Gassin 1

La Palud-sur-Verdon 1

Mandelieu–La Napoule 1

Moustiers-Ste-Marie 3

Seillans 1

St-Raphael 4

St-Tropez 13


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Amusement Park/ Water Park 1

Archaeological Site/ Ruins 4

Arts/ Performance Venue 1

Beach–Sight 5

Casino–Sight 2

Castle/ Palace/ Chateau 4

Cemetery 2

Convention Center 1

Garden/ Arboretum 8

Geological Site 1

Government Building 1

Historic District/ Site 1

Hotel–Sight 1

House/ Mansion/ Villa 4

Industrial Site/ Mill/ Factory 4

Island 2

Local Interest–Sight 1

Marina/ Pier/ Dock 4

Market/ Bazaar 5

Military Site 3

Museum/ Gallery 29

Nautical Site/ Lighthouse 1

Neighborhood/ Street 13

Park/ Playground 2

Plaza/ Square/ Piazza 7

Promenade/ Boardwalk 4

Religious Building/ Site/ Shrine 25

Restaurant–Sight 4

Scenic Drive/ Tour 2

Sports–Sight 1

Store/ Shop/ Mall 1

Trail/ Path 3

Viewpoint/ Scenic Overlook 1

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Cathédrale Ste-Réparate

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

An ensemble of columns, cupolas, and symmetrical ornaments dominates the Vieille Ville, flanked by an 18th-century bell tower and glossy...

Chapelle Sainte-Rita

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

This 17th-century Carmelite chapel, officially known as the Église de l'Annonciation, is a classic example of pure Niçoise baroque,...

Chapelle de la Miséricorde

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

A superbly balanced pièce-montée (wedding cake) of half-domes and cupolas, this chapel is decorated within an inch of its life with...

Cimetière du Château

  • Cemetery

This solemn cluster of white tombs looms prominently over the city below, providing a serene or macabre detail of daily life, depending...

Colline du Château

  • Park/Playground

Although nothing remains of the once-massive medieval stronghold but a few ruins left after its 1706 dismantling, the name "château"...

Cours Saleya

  • Neighborhood/Street

This long pedestrian thoroughfare—half street, half square—is the nerve center of Old Nice, the heart of the Vieille Ville, and the...

Eglise du Gésù

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

If Nice's other chapels are jewel boxes, this is a barn. Broad, open, and ringing hollow after the intense concentration of sheer matter...

Glacier Fenocchio

  • Restaurant–Sight

For fresh, homemade gelato-style ice cream offered in a rainbow of 100 flavors and colors, stop at Glacier Fenocchio from 9 am to midnight...

Jardin Albert Ier

  • Garden/Arboretum

Along Promenade des Anglais, this luxurious garden stands over the delta of the River Paillon, underground since 1882. Every kind of...

La Crypte Archéologique de Nice

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Via steel walkways, explore (by tour only) this half-acre archaeological crypt beneath Place Garibaldi, holding the remains of a 14th-century...