The seaside town of Beaulieu-sur-Mer is located between Nice and Monaco in the east of Cap Ferrat, on the coastal road between Nice and Menton. Located 10 km from Nice with an international airport. Situated among the abundant vegetation, Beaulieu is located near the sea and covers an area of 95 hectares. Beaulieu means “beautiful place” in French, and the name fits well. It is located in the heart of lush vegetation, surrounded by palm trees. The beautiful beaches enjoy mild temperatures all year round, and here you can enjoy the sun and water sports.
Before, the resort was visited by the greatest crowned persons, because there is a special aura. On walks you can still find traces of this illustrious past with luxuries and beautiful gardens. Beaulieu-sur-Mer retained its original architecture and a certain charm .
The place where Beaulieu-sur-Mer is located has been occupied since prehistoric times, as evidenced by the traces of human presence found around. Beaulieu-sur-Mer has retained this rich history in order to improve its reputation as an exciting city.
Beaulieu with its beaches bordering palm trees, excellent warm temperature for most of the year, can be called one of the most delightful places on the Cote d'Azur. You can soak up the sun, relax on the sandy beaches and swim in the sea. If you prefer outdoor activities - you can go water skiing, jet skiing, windsurfing and even rent boats for fishing trips with tuna.
Be sure to visit the Greek villa "Kerilos". Villa built by Emmanuel Pontremoli at the beginning of the twentieth century by order of Theodore Reinach. On a rocky cape, it overlooks the Mediterranean Sea and offers visitors the style and image of the villas of ancient Greece. It is full of frescoes depicting Greek mythology and other artistic grandeur. Pay particular attention to the peristyle, a courtyard surrounded by white marble columns and frescoes. This extravagant and accurate replica of a luxurious old Greek villa never ceases to amaze visitors with the beauty of its interior . You will be transferred back to the long-forgotten ancient way of life during the time of the "Athenians" - mosaics, marble, frescoes and treasures from the 6th to the 10th century BC. You will appreciate equally: the villa's garden and magnificent sea views. You can visit the tour to learn more about the wealth and recklessness of this prosperous period.
Luxurious beautiful parks and gardens, as well as extravagant limousines , which you will meet in Beaulieu, all tells you that this is the heart of the Cote d'Azur. While relaxing, you can stroll along the beautiful streets, admire exclusive boutiques, walk along the promenade, and in the evening you can visit the casino after a great dinner in one of the excellent village restaurants.
Typical architecture and numerous remnants of a glorious past give this Mediterranean city a completely unique beauty.
You can go on a plant-friendly excursion tour: a botanical walk through the wonderful city streets to discover the incredible diversity of local and exotic species.
A casino that combines the charm of the 30s with contemporary art, you should definitely visit, because it is a opportunity to enjoy a lot of events , taste delicious cuisine and learn about slot machines or other traditional board games .
The 11th century Sancta Maria de Olivo chapel holds regular exhibitions. Visit the Berlugan Heritage Museum Andre Canet, which will allow you to observe the prosperity of a small city with the help of photographs, postcards, ceramics and Roman coins, anecdotes of the Belle Epoque era, instruments and many other amazing discoveries.
But Beaulieu-sur-Mer is also a wonderful beach . The family beach of Muravyov Bay, which offers incomparable views of the Greek villa of Kerilos. Big, Little Africa, where it is possible to use a children's playground and a beach volleyball court. Athletes can enjoy outdoor activities: walking around the city or playing tennis at the club and having fun at the yacht club.
Nice airport, from Nice to Beaulieu-sur-Mer: 11 minutes by train, 23 minutes by bus, 11 minutes by taxi.