Start planning your cruise by booking your excursions in Cannes and surrounding areas
Cannes, a jewel on the coast of France, will introduce you to the famous Film Festival. Away from the iconic seafront promenade of La Croisette, lined with chic boutiques and hotels, this destination of MSC Mediterranean Cruises offers remarkable heritage sites and the chance to visit exciting towns such as Monaco and the medieval village of Eze.
• The medieval village of Eze
Arrive at port and discover the seaside town of Cannes. The city offers a stunning seaside that attracts people from all over the world throughout the year. Let an MSC Cruise guide you to the old town characterized by narrow historic streets. Climb up to the castle ruins and take in the stunning aerial views, check out the yachts moored in the harbour and follow in the footsteps of the jet set as you stroll down the sartorial La Croisette, Cannes' famous seafront promenade.
Head out in comfort on an MSC Cruises excursion to Monaco and Monte Carlo. You’ll encounter unforgettable architecture, magical marinas, and an abundance of historical landmarks. See the 19th-century Grand Casino and the elegant Café de Paris. Walk to the Rock of Monaco and the picturesque old town where you’ll find cobbled streets, artisan shops, and al fresco cafés. Watch the changing of the guard at the Place du Palais or visit the impressive Oceanographic Museum and Aquarium. For a royal experience, stop by Monaco’s Cathedral, which houses the remains of Princess Grace and Prince Rainier III.
Satisfy your adventurous side and take an MSC Cruises excursion to Monaco and Monte Carlo, two jewels of the French Riviera. Next, travel by coach along the Moyenne Corniche road to the medieval clifftop village of Èze. Known for its rugged beauty and stunning vistas of Villefranche and the Mediterranean, this medieval village boasts galleries and shops, quaint stone houses, and romantic winding lanes. Tantalise your senses at the renowned Fragonard perfume factory where you’ll learn the secrets of perfume-making on a guided tour. You’ll have the opportunity to purchase a selection of unique fragrances before returning to beautiful Cannes.