Leisure Activities in Antibes
Things to Do in Antibes - Watersports in Antibes, Sightseeing in Antibes, Restaurants in AntibesAntibes is a busy and popular tourist town located between Cannes and Nice. Antibes is a playground for the rich and famous who dock their yachts just outside the walls of old town in one of the Riviera’s biggest ports. Antibes is steeped with history and is a land of inspiration for artists, including Picasso who lived and painted here for a period. Visit the pretty old town of Antibes on foot and enjoy the narrow streets, daily markets, boutiques and craft shops. Antibes has a variety of restaurants, cafés, theatres, piano bars, chic hotels and private clubs. The Cap d'Antibes is a small piece of paradise, with green parks, numerous beaches and walks. The Cap is home to a number of millionaires, the famous "Eden Roc", hotel is reputed to be one of the most beautiful hotels in the world and is found at the point of the "Cap".
Sites to See
The historic town centre and it's narrow streets
The Cathedral Museums : Picasso, Peynet, Naval, Napoléon, History and Archeology Museum, Museum de La tour.
Plage de La Gravette - The beach at Vieil Antibes and Port Vauban. This public beach is sandy and small, but pleasant. It is very close to the old town and Port Vauban, it is sheltered from waves by a small breakwater. Juan les Pins is on the opposite side of the Cap d’Antibes peninsula and the beach there is large, sandy and popular.
Royal Beach, Antibes
Chez Keller, Cap d'Antibes
Garoupe Beach, Cap d'Antibes
la Baie Dorée, Cap d'Antibes
Garden Beach, Juan les Pins
Bijou Plage, Juan les Pins
Rent a sunbed with: www.easybeachbooking.com
Biot (4km) - Cannes (12km) – Antibes (22km)
To charter a boat from the port of Antibes, visit: www.easyboatbooking.com
Or, if you’re feeling adventurous, book a diving session in Antibes, visit: www.easydivebooking.com
a Free Guide bookThis free 80-page guide book allows you to easily plan your visit and keep on top of all the best activities available on the French Riviera.
The guide book includes:
- The description, contact information and special offers of every partner in the French Riviera Privilege Card Guide Book
- An introduction to all the major towns on the French Riviera, including tips and maps
- An index with all the partners in the French Riviera Privilege Card Guide Book scheme, categorised by sector and city