Fodor's Expert Review Jardin Exotique

Èze Garden/Arboretum

Set 1,310 feet above sea level, the Jardin Exotique is one of the Riviera's most visited sites. Full of rare succulents and Jean-Philippe Richard sculptures, the botanical garden is also blessed with superlative views: from this crest-top locale you can pan all the way from Italy to St-Tropez (on a clear day, you can even see Corsica). In 2014, it expanded on the northern slope, where you can now stroll amid typical Mediterranean vegetation. Just a few feet from the entrance, take a time-out lunch at the Nid d'Aigle, an inexpensive eatery featuring focaccias and salads, quaintly set on stone levels rising up around a tall tree.

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20 rue du Château
Èze, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur  06360, France

-04–93–41–10–30

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Rate Includes: €6; €15 combination ticket, includes Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild

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