Things to do in Cagnes-sur-Mer

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Start with the Top Sights in Cagnes-sur-Mer

If you're in Cagnes-sur-Mer to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

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Checkout these incredible local experiences in Cagnes-sur-Mer

These are curated, high quality experiences in Cagnes-sur-Mer hosted by locals!

The Rooftop Riviera Baking Club Croissant & Pain au Chocolat

Discovery and Sailing Cap d'Antibes

Discover the French Riviera in an electric convertible pm

Make yourself the nicois stuffed

Home restaurant, an Italian in France, home chef

From Nice to Monaco in a four-seats electric convertible

Nice - Sanremo one way road bike tour

Tufting, make a unique rug

End your night in some of the best bars in Cagnes-sur-Mer

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Cagnes-sur-Mer, curated exclusively for you.

Au Bureau Cagnes sur Mer

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Tree Bô

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La Spiaggia plage

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Lou Lamparo

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Bistrot de la Marine

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Brasserie du cours

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Belgian Attitude

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L' éclat

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Brasserie Des Halles

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Pick from the best places to stay in Cagnes-sur-Mer

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Check out these bookable attractions in Cagnes-sur-Mer

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Cagnes-sur-Mer.

Tour of Monaco at Night

Full-day French Riviera Tour from Nice

Hop-on, Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Walking Tour of Old Town and Castle Hill

French Breakfast Experience

Guided Tour of Fragonard Parfumeur

Èze, Monaco and Monte Carlo Tour

Visit Saint Tropez from Nice

One-hour Bootcamp session

Self-Drive Tour of the French Riviera

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Cagnes-sur-Mer?

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Fleur de Sel

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  1. Visit the Renoir Museum and Gardens: Located in the Château Grimaldi, this museum and garden is Samuel Renoir’s memorial to the French painter and sculptor Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Explore the exhibition of artwork and sculptures, stroll through the gardens and admire the surrounding views.
  2. Explore the Old Town: Voyage back in time and explore the old town center of Cagnes-Sur-Mer with its cobbled streets and quaint ancient buildings. Enjoy wandering around this charming area and take time to see some of the Byzantine artworks at the Church of St. Michel.
  3. Visit The Castle Hill: This must-see attraction overlooks the town and offers stunning panoramic views across the sea. Spend some time walking through the landscaped gardens, admire the impressive architecture at the Château de Castellaras, and relax by the outdoor amphitheater.

The best time to visit Cagnes-sur-Mer is typically during the spring or autumn months. During these months, temperatures are milder, days are sunnier, and crowds are smaller. This allows visitors to enjoy the city's stunning beaches and take in its historic sites without the sweltering heat of summer or the rain of winter.

Cagnes-sur-Mer is a destination packed with countless attractions and activities to explore. To make the most of the vibrant city, three days is the ideal amount of time for a scenic stroll along the beach, discovering the area's history, and experiencing its renowned nightlife. It is enough time for visitors to soak up its culture, scenery and magical atmosphere, making it the perfect amount of days for a memorable and unique experience.

Cagnes-sur-Mer is an excellent location to explore a range of transportation options. There is an extensive network of buses that run throughout the city, providing an inexpensive and reliable way to get around. Alternatively, there are car and bike hire services available, which can be booked online for convenience. Lastly, visitors can also use the local trains to reach the other nearby cities of Nice, Cannes and Monaco.

Cagnes-sur-Mer offers families plenty of fun activities to explore. Kids will love journeying to the renowned Musée Renoir, where they can see the artwork of famous impressionist artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir. They can also take a ride on the merry-go-round at the Château Grimaldi amusement park or visit the French Riviera's open-air market for a taste of delicious locally-sourced ingredients and treats. Lastly, families can enjoy a leisurely stroll along the beachfront of Promenade de la Plage for breathtaking views of the Mediterranean.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Cagnes-sur-Mer. To start off we'd have to mention Le Petit Bar, L' éclat, L'oren G. Check out our page on the best bars in Cagnes-sur-Mer.

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