Carnival of Nice and Lemon Festival in Menton 2020
Period : February
Reference : 20 B 171
Prix : 357€ Ask for a quote
D1 – Arrival in Nice
Departure from your area. Installation in your 3 * hotel in downtown Nice. Dinner and overnight.
D2 – Carnival of Nice
Breakfast. Meet with your local French guide for the day. Guided tour of Nice. A pedestrian discovery in the heart of old-Nice: The flower market, Place Masséna, the old town, the Esplanade Front de Mer, the Baie des Anges, the Promenade des Anglais, the Albert 1st Garden … Tasting stop at the Confectionery Florian. Free time at the flower market in the old town. Lunch at the restaurant (near stands). Tickets stands at the Battle of Flowers Show on the famous Promenade des Anglais. The best known of the French carnivals is Nice, with its famous battle of flowers. Created in 1830, it takes place on the Promenade des Anglais since 1876. It is a wave of colors and scents, with roses, carnations, gladiolas, mimosas, dahlias … Dinner at the restaurant (near stands). Carnival evening with the Enlightenment Parade: places in the stands. Late return to the hotel. Overnight.
D3 – Lemon Festival in Menton
Breakfast. Early departure to Menton. Free visit to the Biovès Gardens of lemon and orange compositions. Lunch. In the afternoon, tickets stands for the parade of the tanks of the Citrus Corso. After the corso, free discovery of the Orchid Festival at the Palais de l’Europe. The sweet and mysterious perfume caresses our eyes, it fascinates us and intimidates us by its elegance and its beauty … True invitation to travel, the festival of orchids opens a soothing parenthesis far from the pandemonium of the Feast. Back to Nice. Dinner and overnight.
D4 – Return
Breakfast. Back to your area.
- Accommodation 3/4 * downtown Nice
- Full board from dinner D1 to breakfast D4
- Ticket in grandstand: Battle of Flowers and Parade in the Lights in Nice
- Ticket in grandstand: Citrus corso in Menton
- Guided tour of Nice (1h30)
- Local guide: D2, D3
- Entrance: Biovès gardens, Orchids exhibition
- Guided tour: Florian confectionery with tasting
- 1 free driver for 20 paying
Places in stands for both carnivals
An accompanying guide for the duration of the stay
Single room (max 10% of the group – 3 nights): 125 €
Drinks at meals
All services not mentioned