The name Saint Tropez conjures up images of yachts and golden sand – it is the classic European getaway. It has been this way however, it was once a quiet fishing village which was transformed after Brigitte Bardot came to St Tropez in the 50s to star in Et Dieu Créa la Femme (And God Created Woman) providing the stage for it become a classic jet set destination where illicit pleasures wait around every corner.
The best way to discover St Tropez and avoiding the traffic jams, is to take a tour with us, you will drive to St Maxime (less than one hour ) where you will embark on a cruise of 15mn and a berth alongside the luxury yachts.
During your free time, go shopping in the famous fashion boutiques, appreciate the local atmosphere at the Provencal market, and walk up the village for a breathtaking view.
As lunch time comes choose one of the restaurants facing the sea for some authentic French cuisine. Go back to Nice by the same way before the rush hours traffic.
This excursion will start with a walking tour from the Fontaine du soleil, to the old town, considered the heart of the city. You will see the Opera Housse and the colorful Cours Saleya market. The only way to get to know the real Nice is by strolling through the ocher colored streets listening to the « Niçois » speaking their own language (Nissart) and by tasting their savory cooking.
You will be picked up at your hotel in the morning in mini air-conditioned van and leave the frenetic city for the hills of the Provencal countryside. We will cross the famous village of Grace capital of the world of perfumes to continue on the famous road Napoleon in direction of the village of Castellane for our first stop.