French Riviera

The world’s favourite yacht cruising territory with a magnetic appeal that has endured for over a century. Find glamorous sophistication in its lively beach clubs, designer shops and world-famous restaurants. Relax at anchor amongst its sweeping bays and tranquil wooded islands.

Itinerary

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  • ANTIBES

    ANTIBES

    Visit the old town of Antibes with its ramparts along the sea and the long, arched protective wall along the port. There are plenty of little streets for exploring, restaurants of all types, the market and lots of little shops.
  • ST. TROPEZ

    ST. TROPEZ

    Famous for its nightlife and despite its enormous popularity during summer, St. Tropez manages to retain its charm with its old port, full of life, and the beaches of the Var which are amongst the most beautiful along the coast.
  • PORQUEROLLES

    PORQUEROLLES

    The clear waters and protected nature of the Porquerolle islands are a pleasant change from the liveliness of the coast. Discover the colonial style of the main town, explore beautiful forests, the stunning coastline and beaches.
  • CANNES

    CANNES

    Cannes, a town rich in culture that welcomes the celebrated film festival each May. Enjoy the promenade, the sumptuous hotels and the excellent shopping in the rue d’Antibes. Or spend time by the azure waters surrounding the nearby Lérins Islands.
  • Monaco

    Monaco

    The mythical Principality of Monaco offers a choice of attractions with its palace, casino, designer boutiques and excellent restaurants, all packed into 2 square kilometres. There are also beautiful gardens and some excellent museums.
  • ST-JEAN-CAP-FERRAT

    ST-JEAN-CAP-FERRAT

    A beautiful stretch of land that reaches out over the sea, covered with impressive villas and offering a taste of the ‘dolce vita’ with its little cafés, quaint port and chic beach restaurants serving freshly caught fish and chilled rosé.
  • VILLEFRANCHE

    VILLEFRANCHE

    Villefranche feels as though it’s trapped in time with fishermen still bringing in their catch every morning, market stalls and plenty of little boutiques. The narrow cobbled streets are full of life and overflowing with excellent restaurants.
  • Nice

    Nice

    Nice is one of the biggest cities in France, but the old town is an area that is easily visited with its lively flower market, colourful cafés and boutiques, just a stone’s throw away from the port.
  • Juan Les Pins

    Juan Les Pins

    Famous for its July Jazz Festival, Juan les Pins is a lively summer spot just along from Antibes. You’ll find a narrow stretch of beach with a variety of restaurants, a promenade with boutiques and hotels, and a park shaded by perfumed pine trees.

Sample itinerary

  • Antibes St Tropez 35 miles
  • St Tropez Porquerolles 35 miles
  • Porquerolles Cannes 50 miles
  • Cannes Cap d’Antibes 8 miles
  • Cap d’Antibes Villefranche 12 miles
  • Villefranche St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat 5 miles
  • St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat Monte-Carlo 5 miles
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Highlights

  • Dine at the celebrated Le Chateau Chèvre d’Or in the Medieval town of Eze, perched high above the sea with magnificent views of the coastline.
  • Visit St Tropez, take in the sunny, charged atmosphere that reigns here every summer and dance the night away at the star studded nightclubs.
  • Wander along Cannes’ rue d’Antibes for fantastic shopping and let the world pass by at a traditional beachside café. 
  • Highlights
  • Itinerary
  • Adriatic & Eastern Mediterranean

    Classical history and glorious landscapes are found in this region. They will kindle the spirit of discovery and escapism in you, while you bask in luxury on one of our magnificent yachts.
  • Western Mediterranean

    The appeal of cruising around the world’s most exciting and revered ports in France, Italy, Corsica and Sardinia is unrivalled. No wonder so many of our most seasoned charter clients return again and again to revisit favourite haunts and make new discoveries!
  • Caribbean and Bahamas

    Unrivalled opportunities for snorkelling, diving and fishing, against a backdrop of islands blessed with gorgeous sand and lapped by warm aquamarine water. The virgin seas around the Eastern Caribbean and the Bahamas offer some of the best tropical island cruising in the world.
  • Indian Ocean

    A tempting alternative winter charter destination to the Caribbean. Choose from the equally stunning Maldives or the Seychelles, each with their own unique characteristics, but both offering spectacular beaches and turquoise waters for outstanding snorkelling and diving. The Maldives consist of 26 atolls and hundreds of islets, only 250 of which are inhabited. Charters in the Maldives are not conducted to pre-determined itineraries and your captain will plan a daily programme to match your preferred activities.
  • South Pacific

    With many areas inaccessible to mainstream tourism, discover the true South Pacific and cruise through some of the most beautiful, unspoiled islands imaginable. The locals will welcome and inspire you with their love of music and dance. The South Pacific offers arguably the best diving in the world; a constant warm water temperature means you can spot reef sharks, manta rays, turtles and dolphins often up to 50 metres away. Few seascapes are as evocative of paradise than the coral islands of the South Pacific.
  • South East Alaska

    Lofty glaciers and misty fjords, waterfalls and hot springs, orcas and grizzly bears, sea lions and bald eagles all combine to make Alaska a place for the most amazing adventure and exploration. A cruising experience like no other.
  • Costa Rica

    The unspoiled Costa Rican coastline is teeming with exotic wildlife. Humpback whales play with their calves in the clear water, whilst the jungle interior abounds with howler monkeys and toucans, and thousands of species of tropical animals. The golden beaches are pristine and inshore there are rain forests, national parks, volcanoes, hot springs, horse riding and rock climbing to choose from – an endless array of activities and wildlife. A true natural paradise in every sense.
  • The Great Barrier Reef

    The Great Barrier Reef and Tropical Far North Queensland offer off-the-beaten-track cruising at its most spectacular with outstanding snorkelling, diving and fishing opportunities in an untouched natural environment of extraordinary beauty.
  • Indonesia

    Indonesia is home to over 17,000 islands spanning an area of over 5000km across the equator. With vast differences from island to island, they all have one thing in common and that is a rich and colourful culture where life is regulated by a series of spectacular rituals. The islands of Komodo, a designated World Heritage Site, are blessed with hundreds of secluded beaches, transparent crystal clear waters, and stunning coral reefs waiting to be explored. Home to the Komodo dragon, the world’s largest lizard, you will also find here the most extraordinary cultures where life has remained unchanged for centuries.
  • Norway

    There are tens of thousands of islands across Norway from top to bottom offering stunning views across varied coastlines. Take a helicopter or seaplane ride over the stunning waterfalls and glaciers or try some skiing or reindeer and dog team sleighs. Taste home made cheeses and creams straight from the traditional farms and order private performances of musicians and artists on coastal islands. It’s quite simply a perfect cruising destination.
  • South East Asia

    The Andaman Sea on the west coast of the Malay Peninsula offers ideal cruising conditions. Dramatic limestone landscapes, endless lagoons, lush tropical vegetation and powdery white sand beaches together with the cultural attractions of Thailand and Malaysia guarantee the most unforgettable of journeys.
  • The Red Sea

    A mystical country bursting with culture and beauty, Egypt is a truly unique cruising destination. Sharm el Sheikh, on the Red Sea Riviera, is located at the tip of Sinai and well known for being a paradise for snorkelling and scuba diving. The Red Sea offers a seascape which is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and varied in the world, renowned for its rich sea life and teeming with over 2,000 species.
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