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    Local History and Culture in a Day trip in Antibes and Around

    Local History and Culture in a Day trip in Antibes and Around
    Starts from

    Nice

    Transportation

    By Car

    Guidance

    Self-Guided

    Activities

    10

    Duration

    11 hours

    Length

    13 mi

    Guide details

    Starts from

    Nice

    Transportation

    By Car

    Guidance

    Self-Guided

    Duration

    11 hours

    Length

    13 mi

    History and CultureNatural AttractionsActive LeisureRelaxation
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    Trix Hakstege

    Trix Hakstege

    Travel Expert

    • Visit the Archeology Museum with treasures from different cultures.
    • Have lunch at a recommended restaurant.
    • Explore the old harbor.
    • Dip your toes in the water of a hidden gem.
    Are you ready for a day filled with culture, nature, and architecture? Look no further because this will be your day! Start with an amazing drive to Antibes where you'll have plenty of time for coffee and lunch, but also for museums, culture spots and natural treasures. We are going to the places you don't necessarily find in the most-visited places, so you will have a real unique experience. Visiting during summer? Get those sun hats out and blend right in in the South of France.
    Are you ready to start your adventure in the French Riviera? Let's go!

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    Are you ready for a day filled with culture, nature, and architecture? Look no further because this will be your day! Start with an amazing drive to Antibes where you'll have plenty of time for coffee and lunch, but also for museums, culture spots and natural treasures. We are going to the places you don't necessarily find in the most-visited places, so you will have a real unique experience. Visiting during summer? Get those sun hats out and blend right in in the South of France.
    Are you ready to start your adventure in the French Riviera? Let's go!
    Trix Hakstege

    Trix Hakstege

    Travel Expert

    • Visit the Archeology Museum with treasures from different cultures.
    • Have lunch at a recommended restaurant.
    • Explore the old harbor.
    • Dip your toes in the water of a hidden gem.

    Day Itinerary

    10 Activities
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    Day 1

    13 mi2 mi

    Get Ready for a Day Filled With Culture, History and Nature in Antibes

    Some say Antibes is a museum on its own, but there are some spots you really don't want to miss out on. How does a visit to the Archeology Museum sound? And swimming in the Bay of Billionaires? Get ready for some activity and relaxation.
    Pro-tip: go easy on the breakfast because the first stop includes something you want to have some space for.
    09:005 min

    Parking Lot

    Parking
    Open Details
    Park here to explore Antibes on foot. A local coffee shop, history museum, a stroll at the pier, and a fulfilling dinner is waiting for you.
    0.3 mi
    10 min
    NOMADS
    09:3045 min

    NOMADS

    Coffee Shop
    Open Details
    Are you ready for the best coffee in town? Nomads is a true must-visit when you're in Antibes. If you haven't had the biggest breakfast, you're pretty smart because the cakes they have here... ooh lálá!
    0.3 mi
    10 min
    Archeological Museum in Antibes
    10:301 hr

    Archeological Museum in Antibes

    History Museum
    Open Details
    This small archeology museum holds all kinds of treasures from Antibes collected during excavations. You can see all kinds of treasures which were found on Greek, Roman, Phoenician and Etruscan shipwrecks. It's a small museum, so one hour will be sufficient to see it all.
    0.2 mi
    5 min
    Le Phenicia
    12:001 hr 30 min

    Le Phenicia

    Lebanese Restaurant
    Open Details
    Right around the corner from the archeology museum is Le Phenicia, where you can have the best lunch with an even better ocean-view. If the weather is not really outdoorsy, you'll like it just as much having lunch inside. The menu offers a variety of Lebanese dishes, so get ready to share and care.
    0.7 mi
    15 min
    Port Vauban
    13:451 hr

    Port Vauban

    Pier
    Open Details
    After lunch, it's time to stretch the legs and visit the old harbor, Port Vauban. You'll see some yachts bigger than your house, but also small fishing boats bringing home their catches of the day. Walk around and enjoy the gorgeous surroundings on this unique spot of nature.
    0.2 mi
    5 min
    14:505 min

    Parking Lot

    Parking
    Open Details
    Pick up your car, you're going to leave Antibes for some more picturesque places.
    3 mi
    15 min
    La Baie des Milliardaires
    15:151 hr

    La Baie des Milliardaires

    Beach
    Open Details
    Before we head back to Nice, it is time to visit one of the hidden gems around Antibes. This bay is the perfect spot to enjoy the view, take and nap and maybe on a hot day even dip in the water. The walk to the bay ca be a little rough, so sneakers are recommended (just like sandals if you want to try the water).
    9.7 mi
    40 min
    17:005 min

    Car Park

    Parking
    Open Details
    Here is a parking to visit Renoir's museum.
    0.2 mi
    5 min
    Renoir Museum
    17:151 hr

    Renoir Museum

    Art Museum
    Open Details
    Are you a fan of the artist Renoir? Then this tiny detour is a true must. This museum is the former house of the artist, where he died in 1919. You get to see his bedroom, living, but also his atelier with paintbrushes and easel even.
    0.4 mi
    5 min
    Le Maestro
    18:301 hr 30 min

    Le Maestro

    Restaurant
    Open Details
    Treat yourself to delicious wood oven-baked pizza and grilled meat at Le Maestro. Immerse in a simplistic yet surprisingly powerful atmosphere and enjoy the delightful flavors of your diner!
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