Fantastic fun – Wonderful! everyone should experience it because there is no words to explain &our guide was very good educative fun co-operative.
Explore the History and Culture of France's Mediterranean Coastline
Discover the Secrets of Perfume Making
Walk Among the Ghosts of Writers Such As Nietzsche in Eze
Explore Prestigious Monaco
Hand-Picked Guides Only. English-Speaking, Local Experts
Morning Tour: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Afternoon Tour: 2:00pm to 6:00pm
All year round. Everday.
Private Sightseeing Tour.
Minimum 2, Maximum 8.
Shared trips are available to be booked by different groups of people. For a tour to be confirmed, we need a minimum booking of 2 people.
Pick up at your centrally located hotel in Nice.
Pick up outside Nice will induce a 15€ supplement.
Pick up at hotel
English speaking driver/guide
Visits as mentioned
Personal insurance and expenses
Entrance fees unless mentioned
Visit the Capital of Perfume En Route to Monaco and Monte Carlo
Hanging over the Sea, the Medieval village of Eze has retained all its charms throughout the centuries. From the ruins of its medieval fortress to its charming, narrow streets, the small village now attracts a multitude of artisans and artists. Established in what used to be barns or sheepfolds, they definitely contribute to the local ambiance of this peaceful area. Celebrated for the calm that can be found here, numerous writers have also decided to settle down here, one of the most famous being Nietzsche who it is said to have written Thus Spoke Zarathustra in Eze. Visit of the village and then discover the Fragonard perfume factory.
The famous perfume company Fragonard was established in 1926 by Eugène Fuchs who named his company after the 18th c. French Painter and to pay homage to the town of Grass (the French capital of perfumes) for having greeted the famed painter and his family. During the visit, discover the manufacturing secrets of the products: perfumes, soaps and cosmetics developed from the best raw materials using an expertise which combines traditional methods and modern techniques.
After the visit, head towards Monaco and walk in the small streets of the old town. Your tour will include the changing of the Guards that takes place just before midday. You will also have the possibility of visiting the Neo Romanesque Cathedral as well as the Memorial dedicated to Princess Grace & Rainier of Monaco.
Finally, end the tour in Monte-Carlo. Here you will discover the famous Old Casino, the Hotel de Paris and Café de Paris, the beautiful Gardens not forgetting the Deluxe Boutiques. Upon arrival or departure, you will also have the opportunity to drive on the Formula 1 world famous race track. The drive back to Nice will also include the famous low coastal road.
Good to Know
- Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate.
- Maximum 8 passengers per tour.
- Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated.
- Price are listed as a guide only.
- Prices are per person in Euro.
- Possible languages: English.
- Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour – Read More Here.
Very informative and relaxed tour – Our guide was great and gave us ample time to tour and relax. She was very knowledgeable and stayed on time.
Efficient and knowledgeable – Friendly, knowledgeable and efficiently organised. We loved the fact that Alain, our guide, was as excited about visiting the estates as we were. We have used them twice already and will certainly do so again.
Loved every minute of it! – We had a wonderful guide Delphine. She took very good care of us! It was great!
The Ophorus Difference
Contagious Enthusiasm – ‘We had the most terrific guide! Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic’ – Virginia B. (Delaware, US)
Flexibility – ‘The guides really took an interest in what WE wanted to do’ Paul C. (UK)
Area Locals – ‘He was so much more than a driver. He really added local color and local flavor.’ Daniel W. (Georgia, US)
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