Cannes

France

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Cannes, France

Drive up Suquet Hill for a view of the city, sea and Lerins Island - fabulous dahling! How many rich and famous can you spot, walk the palm-lined promenade de la Croisette and count. The French Riviera at its best...the International Film Festival calls this home. Explore more of Cannes on a European cruise!

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Vieux Port
    Ship will ANCHOR OFFSHORE at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CET (Central Europe Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is French. Say "thank you" in French: "merci."
  • Currency & Shopping
    European Currency (EUR)
    Souvenirs, upscale boutiques and flea markets.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organised Shore Excursions for walking tours through Monaco, Monte Carlo, Grasse & St. Paul De Vence. Limousines, taxis, and buses are available.
    • Famous For
      The resort town of Cannes, located on the French Riviera, is most known for the Cannes Film Festival, which draws numerous celebrities each year.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Known as the "Sister City of Beverly Hills," Cannes is the commerce and activities centre of the French Riviera.
    • Tip
      Local farmers sell their food at Marche Forville, considered the best food market in Cannes. Want more adventure? Read Five Day Trips For Your Next Mediterranean Cruise.

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