French Riviera & St. Tropez
The glittering coastline that curves along the South of France is perhaps the ultimate destination for yacht owners and charterers alike. The sweeping corniche, the rocky beaches backed by mountains, and the irresistible joie de vivre of the Provencal culture all make for a spectacular experience.
The most renowned locations in the French Riviera like Nice, Cannes, Antibes, and St. Tropez are naturally must-sees, but the southern coast of France is also home to many lesser known spots that can only be described as secret hideaways of the jet-setting elite.
DAY ONE: St Tropez and Ile de Porquerolles
Step on board in the beautiful harbor that lies at the heart of St Tropez and cruise to the archipelago of Iles d’Hyeres, known for its extensive underwater reserve of protected marine life.
DAY TWO: Ile de Porquerolles, Ile de Port Cross
Go ashore to discover the narrowing winding streets and sun-drenched vineyards of Ile de Port Cross.
DAY THREE: Ile de Port Cross and Pampelonne Beach
Start your day with water sport activities on the exciting Pampelonne Beach, and refuel at the beach’s stretch of cafes and restaurants, including the exciting Cafe 55.
DAY FOUR: Pampelonne Beach, Cannes
Discover the star-studded Bay of Cannes, starting with a trip to the boutiques that line the stylish Croisette, followed by dining at the Michelin restaurant La Palme d’Or at the Hotel Martinez, all topped off by drinks and dancing at the Baoli.
DAY FIVE: Cannes, Cap d’Antibes
Drop anchor in the bay of Juan Les Pins and spend the afternoon relaxing on your deck or engage in some fun water sport activities. Follow it up with by taking the tender to the private jetty of the Eden Roc Hotel for dinner and an unforgettable view of the bay.
DAY SIX: Cap d’Antibes and Villefranche
Explore the stunning deep horseshoe bay fringed with pastel colored buildings unique to Villefranche, considered one of the most beautiful anchorages along the sparkling Cote d’Azur.
DAY SEVEN: Villefranche and St Jean Cap Ferrat
Just around the headland from Villefranche is the exclusive Baie de Fourmis at St Jean Cap Ferrat.Take the tender ashore for lunch at Paloma Beach followed by classic aperitifs on the glamorous terrace of the Grand Hotel Cap Ferrat.
DAY EIGHT: Cap Ferrat and Monaco
The Principality of Monaco is one of the world’s elite capitals. Anchor in port amongst the other incredible superyachts and stroll around the boutiques or try your luck at the fabled Monte Carlo Casino. How could you not be winner while you’re on a yacht charter?