To discover

  • Glass-blowers in Biot
  • Perfumers of Grasse
  • Potters and ceramists in Vallauris

To visit

  • The old town in Nice, and coloured-face of the houses and its barocco style cathedral Sainte Réparate 
  • Antibes, the Picasso museum and the famous ramparts Vauban
  • Eze Village, the picturesque narrow winded streets and the botanical garden with rare exotic plants 
  • Saint Paul de Vence, the art galleries and its Maeght Fondation with the collection of 20th century paintings, sculptures and ceramics.
  • Montecarlo, The Prince palace and the oceanographic museum,
  • Mougins Village, many restaurants, galleries and painting shops
  • Tourrettes sur loup, medieval village and workshop
  • Gourdon, the castle and its panoramic view from Niceto Théoule
  • The Lérins islands, Saint Honorat with du XIe abbey  Sainte Marguerite with the prison of the famous Iron Mask. 

Sports et leisure


  • Thirty trails for bikes marked in 24 towns all around the French Riviera
  • A hundred and more pedestrians trails for hikes in the high, middle level country or by the coasts.
  • One hour horse-riding or several days trips 
  • Snow-covered mountains for cross country skiing, racket walks 
  • Water-hiking (walk, swimm, canoeing and down floating) to explore les Gorges du Verdon.

Water sports activities

  • swimming, diving, sailing, water ski, hiring boats, motored orsail


  • Ten sites spread into the heart of the National regional Park

Going out

  • Your hosts of 'Mas Samarcande' will advise you the best according to your taste.