The French Riviera is renowned throughout the world as the ultimate luxury yacht destination, where the elite go to enjoy the stunning coastline, beautiful beaches and exclusive atmosphere. Stretching from Monaco down to the Iles d’Hyéres, its exclusive seaside towns have long been considered some of the most glamorous and high-profile charter destinations.
Yacht Charters in the French Riviera
A summer charter vacation in the French Riviera offer the ultimate all-round cruising experience, incorporating world-class restaurants, cosmopolitan lifestyle and fantastic nightlife with stunning natural beauty and warm Mediterranean waters. The close proximity of the main destination points make it ideal for multi stop-offs or to combine with an Italian Riviera luxury yacht charter itinerary.
French Riviera charter guide
When planning your yacht charter in the South of France, you’ll need to at first figure out which destinations appeal to you and your party most. For instance, if you’re inclined towards traditional French glamour, then you might want to consider Cannes, whilst any sunbathers in a charter party will be happy to sip cocktails at the iconic Club 55 over at St Tropez.
French Riviera Yacht Charter Itineraries
The famous coastline of the Côte d’Azur encompasses a string of exciting superyacht destinations such as Nice, Antibes, St Tropez, Marseilles and Cannes as well as some quieter but very charming ports such as Ville Franche and St Jean Cap Ferrat. This creates a fantastic opportunity to indulge in some glamorous night time revelry with the elite crowd in world-famous nightclubs and move on the next day to relax on a picturesque secluded beach.
The French Riviera also plays host to a number of highly acclaimed sporting and luxury events, from the Monaco Grand Prix to the Cannes Film Festival and offers a fantastic opportunity to host an impressive corporate charter or event.
Renting a Private Yacht in the French Riviera
There a wide selection of luxury yachts available for charter in the French Riviera for summer cruising vacation, see our full guide and contact your yacht charter broker for more advice.