An amazing E-Bike Tour (Full-Day) along the Mediterranean Sea and on the first hills of Provence to discover 2 unique fortified medieval towns (Antibes and Saint-Paul-de-Vence), worldly famous for being attractive places for painters, artists & movie-makers. Along the way, you will enjoy incredible panoramas and 2 exceptional natural parks where only locals go when they look for serenity.
Let's start our day following our longest cycle path, the most pleasant one, along the Mediterranean and the famous boulevard of Nice, la Promenade des Anglais, to discover our architectural heritage, its Belle Époque Palaces splendors and its crispy anecdotes. Then, let's discover a modern Marina, emblematic of the major seaside resorts developments of the 80's and 90's, a real surprise of grandeur and modern architecture.
You will love the impressive viewpoints over the Baie des Anges and the city of Nice crowned with the Alps on the background, before arriving in the fortified medieval town of Antibes and its castle-museum Grimaldi (today Picasso Museum), its plunging ramparts in the sea, its sandy beaches, its billionaires' yachts, its cobbled and flowery alleys and its Provencal market. The opportunity to taste a delicious special Socca before hitting the road.
After this amazing town, we will discover 2 beautiful natural parks, unknown, unusual, a lush greenery hidden few steps from the seaside, where we will cycle in the heart of refreshing trees, along swamps and rivers. After a tasty picnic of local specialties by the river, we will find our way towards a suggestive farming valley unique in our region, with in the background the Alps, as far as the eye can see.
Finally, your guide will lead you by peaceful paths bordered by olive trees towards THE most famous and authentic fortified village in French Riviera hinterland, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, a real medieval jewel, cobble-stones streets perfectly maintained, an open-air art gallery and its intact ramparts from the 16th century. There, we will be able to cycle through the village and its fortifications and appreciating from every perspectives. The advantage of the electric bike will allow us to visit the entire village up and down in a few pedal strokes (the same itinerary walking requires almost 2 hours of time) and to discover plunging and original views of the village where Marc Chagall & many famous painters felt in love with the light & painted many landscapes. We can end this memorable day with a rewarding meeting with art gallery owners located in the village, before going back down to Nice.
NATURAL PARKS, ARTWORKS & 2 FORTIFIED FRENCH RIVIERA'S PEARLS!
Highlights of "The Splendid Jewels of the French Riviera" E-Bike Tour:
The Promenade des Anglais and the entire seaside cycle path
A majestueuse modern Marina, typical of the French architecture of the '80s-'90s
2 villages with perfectly maintained fortifications from 16th century, including 1 medieval jewel (Saint-Paul de Vence)
2 natural parks with lush greenery, refreshing charms, on the edge of swamps and rivers
Belle Époque , Art Deco & Modern architecture
Many art galleries, craftsmen and exceptional shops
Delicious typical pic-nic (Nice specialties included, by the river)
Local and qualified guide (Guide-Conférencier National)
Comfortable & design E-Bikes
Guided tours in small groups for better quality of service (11 max.)
Pricing conditions :
* These excursions are suitable for children/families: (Student rate (from 18 years old) = -10%; 12-17 years old = -15% (the teenager's height must be + 1.55m); 5-12 years old = -30% (subject to availability of small bikes); 1 - 5 years old = -70% (child seat - 1m).
(Between 12 and 17 years old, to avoid any danger, we require a prior discussion with the parents to discuss the teenager's ease on the bike, possibly to agree on a safer route)
- Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 9.30am, from Place Garibaldi
- Route: ANTIBES & SAINT-PAUL-DE-VENCE FORTIFIED - PROMENADE DES ANGLAIS - PANORAMAS - NATURAL PARKS - RIVERS - ART
- Duration: 7h30 minimum
- eBike Great Quality
- Languages : English, Spanish, French, Italian,Portugese
- Rates: From 89€ / person (students), 99€ per person
Bike included. Local picnic for lunch included. Professional Card Guide : Guide-Conférencier National approved by the French Ministery of Tourism & Culture.
The Essential Nice & its Hills in 2h !
A Fast Panoramic Ebike Tour to discover the main areas of Nice without effort and with a local and professional guide. All the main districts, monuments, hills, ruins and panoramic views with many photo stops for an unforgettable tour.
A short panoramic tour, in 2h all you need to see about Nice’s different districts
A perfect tour to get your bearings and to know the soul of Nice
A lot of photo stops to take home a maximum of unforgettable souvenirs
A local and professional guide who know Nice by heart/
A customized tour with small groups to personalize the tour depending on your desires
Comfortable and very good quality of electric bikes to pedal without effort
A great electrical bike tour for your first time in Nice. Quickly (2h – 2h30) and without effort we will open the doors of the main areas of Nice for revealing its more representative districts and the most spectaculars panoramas.
Let yourself guide be without effort through the 2 main representative hills of Nice : the Castle Hill & its gardens, waterfall, ruins & stop for a photo of the typical postal card over Bay of Angels, and then the Hill of Cimiez, its roman ruins, monastery and rose gardens.
We will also have the chance to pass in front of the main monuments, squares, new gardens and streets of the Old Town.
9 & 9bis rue Defly - 06000 Nice
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