7 Days, from St Tropez to Portofino
Stretching from the chic French town of St Tropez to the Italian jewel of La Spezia, this glorious arc of coastline makes for idyllic and tranquil cruising. An eight-day superyacht charter in the region offers truly astounding views, from Cote d’Azur to the Italian Riviera, as well as an eclectic mix of charming cultures from the glitz and glamour of Monaco to the sumptuous romance of Portofino in Italy.
740 nautical miles
Ideal in the summer season
Day 1St Tropez
The Port de St. Tropez is the perfect place to begin your opulent Mediterranean luxury yacht charter. Peppered with chic cafés, glamorous restaurants and sun-kissed beaches, the stunning locale of St. Tropez is laced with modern luxuries and sheer indulgence. Elegant bars come to life after dark where night owls can enjoy dancing and cocktails into the small hours.
Day 2St Tropez to Cannes
Departing from the port at Pampelonne Beach, begin your cruise towards the glittering ports of Cannes.For a taste of traditional sea-faring, dock at the old port and meander amongst charming shop and restaurants before heading to the affluent marina of Porto Canto. Spend your time sipping coffee in one of the chic city cafés or enjoy a superb day of pampering at one of the exclusive spas. After dark, dine on sumptuous gourmet cuisine at an award-winning Michelin starred restaurant or succumb to the temptation of the nearby casino.
Day 3Cannes to Villefranche-Sur-Mer
From the glittering charms of Cannes, cruise south towards the natural harbour at Villefranche-Sur-Mer.This remarkable anchorage exudes a palpable French appeal, which oozes from the authentic restaurants and elegant beach-front bars situated along the alluring coastline. Framed by lustrous hills, the harbour offers awe-inspiring vistas of unmatched natural beauty.
Day 5Monaco to San Remo
Before you say goodbye to the luxurious land of Monaco, enjoy a seaside breakfast before you set sail towards to the crystalline waters of Italy. Anchor in the town of San Remo before taking advantage of the scenic Castellaro Golf Club. Brimmed with endless activities, make your way around the nine hole golf course before winding down with a Turkish Bath or rejuvenating spa treatment. With opportunities for horseback riding, bicycle trails or a game of tennis, there is plenty to enjoy for a fun-filled day of activity.
Day 6San Remo to Genoa
To begin the longest stretch of this sailing cruise, depart from San Remo and head towards the bustling town of Genoa. The marina here is brimmed with entertaining attractions and remarkable facilities following a recent renovation. Teeming with a plethora of adrenaline fuelled opportunities, take your pick from excellent diving spots, parasailing, hang-gliding or kite surfing. After sunset, sample the gourmet seafood at one of the fine city restaurants before ending the night with an evening at the famous Teatro Carlo Felice theatre.
Day 7Genoa to Portofino
From Genoa set sail towards the secluded Italian fishing village of Portofino.This glorious seaside town is home to premier spas, designer boutiques and overflowing with opulent modern day luxuries. Whether you wish to spend the day exploring the underwater world of abundant marine life or potting holes on Italy’s oldest golf course, how you spend the final day of your Riviera journey is entirely up to you.
Day 4Villefranche-Sur-Mer to Monaco
The glitzy principality of Monaco provides a change of pace, with a choice of attractions all packed into two square kilometres. From Monte Carlo's renowned palace and casino to designer boutiques, exclusive restaurants, beautiful gardens and excellent museums, there is much to see and do here.
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