7. Nice: Villefranche, Cap-Ferrat, & French Riviera E-Bike Tour
Discover the astonishing history of the French Rivera and its monuments, beautiful landscapes between the littoral and mountains, and end the tour with the breathtaking view of the Castle Hill in Nice. We will start our trip at the Massena central place, the perfect example of Nice's multicultural history, with the beauty of Turini inspired monuments, and the junctions between the old and the new city. Then, we will go on the "Promenade des Anglais", one of the most famous littoral walk, built for the winter holidays of english tourists in the nineties. We will after continue our way to the east with several stops : -Robba Capeu, with the famous "I Love Nice" structure, most used instagram backgroung for our tourists photos, with the view of Nice Bay at west, Port Lympia at East, and the monumental first war Memorium sculpted on the castle's cliff. -Port Lympia, with an amazing contrast between his mega yachts and his traditionals fishing boats. You will learn about the Harbor history, highly related to Nice's economical development, and see the former Nice prison. - La Réserve de Nice, where you will be abble to admire the wild part of Nice's littoral ; amazing villas such as "Villa beau-site" and surpizing monuments like "Le Plongeoir Restaurant", and possibility for those who wants to cliff jump ! Borrowing the beautiful bike path of the littoral road, we will soon reach the bay of Villefranche and make a stop at the Princess Grace Memorium learning about Grimaldy's Monaco Royal Family and enjoying the view on Villefranche and Saint-Jean Cap ferrat. Continuing our way to the east, we will go down to visit Villefranche old city printed by the art of the famous french painter Jean Cocteau. You will discover a 16th century Fortress, the beauty of the colorful old city streets of Villefranche and its Harbor. Still Going further to the east, we will reach Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat, the "Island of millionaires", where you will enjoy riding at the shadows of pin's wood, slaloming between the magnificents luxury villas. The roads will make us ride above nices little beaches, and lead us to Paloma Beach, in the Saint-Hospice point of Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat, the best beach of the coast, with an amazing view on Eze, Cap d'ail and Beaulieu-Sur-Mer. We will then explore the Harbor and the cute city of Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat, before getting to the Saint-Hospice point, where you will discover the astonishing Saint-Hospice sanctuary, with his unique 4meter Virgin Mary Statue, his Belgian military cimetary and the beauty of his church. Our last stop on the coast will amaze you with the wildnerness of Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat's coast on the famous "sentier des douaniers. Getting back to Nice, we will climb easily (thanks to the eletric assistant) Villefranche slopes, to reach Mont Boron Hills, his forest and end our tour with an amazing view to Nice, Villenfranche and Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat, and discover Mont-Alban fortress.