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Private Monaco and Eze Shore Excursion from Villefranche

Eze Shore and Private Monaco Excursion from Ville Franche.

Embark on a journey to Monaco and Monte Carlo, where glamour meets history. Admire the royal palace and cathedral in Monaco’s Old Town. Experience the thrill of the Formula One Grand Prix circuit in Monte Carlo. Explore the medieval village of Eze and indulge in leisure at Casino Square.

Duration: 4 hours
Timing: 9 am and 2 pm
Guide Language: English and  French
Cost of tour: €484 per group up to 8
Meeting Point: Get Directions
Transport: Air-conditioned minivan (8 seater)

Itinerary

  • Depart from the ship and travel along the scenic coast road to Monaco.
  • Explore the Old Town of Monaco, including a visit to the Palace (open June to October) and Cathedral.
  • Witness the changing of the Palace Guards at 11.55 am if timing allows.
  • Continue the tour to Monte Carlo and experience the excitement of driving a lap on the Formula One Grand Prix circuit.
  • Enjoy free time at Casino Square for luxury shopping admiring stunning gardens, mega yachts, and chic casinos.
  • Car enthusiasts can marvel at the impressive cars parked by the Monte Carlo Casino.
  • Venture to the enchanting medieval village of Eze, characterized by its shops carved into the rock.
  • Immerse yourself in a sensory journey with a visit to a perfumery, discovering the world of fragrances and flowers.
  • Drive along the spectacular Middle Corniche road, admiring the breathtaking views of the bay of Villefranche.
  • Return to the port, concluding the unforgettable half-day excursion to Monaco.
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Key locations to visit 

Villefranche-sur-Mer, nestled on the French Riveria, offers a delightful blend of history, culture, and stunning landscapes.

Some key locations should not be missed in this private tour of Monaco and Eze excursion from Ville Franche, from its picturesque Old Town to the azure waters of the Mediterranean.

Old Town Monaco

Explore the captivating charm of Monaco’s Old Town, where history and royalty intertwine seamlessly. Wander through narrow cobblestone streets lined with centuries-old buildings and marvel at the majestic architecture of the Palace and Cathedral, open from June to October. Delve into the regal ambiance as you witness the changing of the Palace Guards, adding a touch of ceremonial grandeur to your visit. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage and cultural legacy that define this iconic enclave, offering glimpses into Monaco’s illustrious past.

Monte Carlo

Monte Carlo, synonymous with luxury and excitement, beckons with its glamorous allure and high-octane energy. Home to the prestigious Formula One Grand Prix circuit, adrenaline pulses through its streets as you experience the thrill of driving a lap. Indulge in the opulent atmosphere of Casino Square, where elite boutiques, chic casinos, and extravagant yachts create an ambiance of sophistication. Here, amidst the glittering lights and bustling crowds, Monte Carlo invites you to immerse yourself in a world of extravagance and indulgence.

Eze

Perched high above the Mediterranean, the medieval village of Eze enchants with its timeless beauty and captivating charm. Wander through winding cobblestone streets adorned with artisanal shops carved into the rugged cliffs. Admire panoramic views of the azure sea and lush countryside, offering a picturesque backdrop to this historic enclave. Explore the enchanting world of senses at a perfumery, where fragrances evoke the essence of the Mediterranean landscape. Eze beckons travelers to immerse themselves in its romantic ambiance and discover the allure of this hidden gem on the French Riviera.

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Reasons to go on the private tour

Discover Villefranche’s beauty on this private tour for scenic drives, personalized attention, efficient exploration, cultural immersion, and exclusive shopping opportunities.

Scenic Drive

Gray Asphalt Road Surrounded by Concrete Houses

Embark on a scenic drive along the mesmerizing Middle Corniche road, offering panoramic views of the stunning coastline and the azure waters of the Mediterranean Sea. 

As you wind the cliffside route, marvel at the picturesque vistas of quaint seaside villages nestled into the hillsides and the lush greenery cascading down to the shoreline below. 

The drive provides a serene escape, allowing you to soak in the natural beauty of the French Riviera while experiencing the thrill of navigating its winding roads. 

If you’re captivated by the azure hues of the sea or the charm of the coastal towns, the scenic drive promises an unforgettable journey through one of the world’s most picturesque landscapes.

Efficient Exploration

Monaco

Maximize your time and cover all the highlights of Monaco and Eze effortlessly with our efficient exploration package. 

The streamlined logistics and efficient transportation ensure you maximize your half-day excursion. 

From the historical landmarks of Monaco’s Old Town to the picturesque medieval village of Eze, every moment is optimized for an immersive and memorable experience.

Personalized Experience

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Indulge in a private tour’s exclusive and flexible nature, perfectly crafted to suit your preferences and timetable. 

Delight in personalized attention from knowledgeable guides, ensuring every moment caters to your desires.

This Private excursion boasts a professional bilingual driver who will ensure seamless communication throughout the journey. 

Your journey begins with convenient pick-up and drop-off directly at Villefranche harbor, allowing easy access. 

Travel comfortably and style aboard our air-conditioned minivan, spacious enough to accommodate up to eight passengers, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable ride.

If you need a collapsible wheelchair, kindly request it upon booking. 

For infants, baby seats are compulsory; please also specify this requirement when making your reservation.

Cultural Immersion

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Commence on a journey of cultural immersion as you delve into the rich heritage of Monaco and Eze. 

This private tour provides invaluable insights into these iconic destinations’ fascinating history and traditions. 

Engage with locals, gaining knowledge of their customs and way of life. 

Explore historical landmarks that offer glimpses into the past, from the regal splendor of Monaco’s Old Town to the quaint charm of Eze’s medieval village. 

Through these experiences, you’ll deepen your understanding and appreciation of the cultural tapestry woven throughout the French Riviera.

Shopping opportunities

People Walking Inside the Shopping Mall

Enjoy a delightful shopping excursion as you peruse the boutique shops lining the streets of Monaco and Eze. 

In Monaco, discover elegant galleries offering exquisite artworks, fine jewelry boutiques adorned with sparkling gems, and chic fashion houses showcasing the latest trends. 

In Eze, explore charming artisanal workshops tucked away in narrow alleys, where skilled craftsmen create handmade pottery, delicate ceramics, and intricate lacework. 

If you’re seeking a timeless treasure or a fashionable indulgence, these unique shops promise an unforgettable shopping experience brimming with local charm and sophistication.

Dining options at Ville Franchie

This private tour of Ville Franche doesn’t include food or drinks. However, don’t worry—the city offers various options for you to explore.

Discover an array of enticing dining options near the cruise port of Villefranche, promising a culinary adventure to suit every palate. 

For a taste of traditional French cuisine, La Mère Germaine offers waterfront dining with fresh seafood specialties and panoramic views of the Mediterranean. 

Craving Italian flavors? Head to Pizzeria des deux Freres for authentic wood-fired pizzas and pasta dishes in a cozy setting. 

Le Cosmo tantalizes with its fusion of French and Asian flavors, while Le Mayssa Beach provides a relaxed beachside atmosphere perfect for enjoying Mediterranean-inspired seafood dishes.

Café de la Paix offers delicious crepes and pastries for a quick bite. 

With various dining options within walking distance of the cruise port, culinary delights await to enhance your Villefranche experience.

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