Things to see and do - Antibes
Unmissable tourist sites
Antibes Travel guide
Antibes : Michelin's recommendations
The town, built between two indentations in the coastline, the Bay of Salis and the Bay of Roch, is opposite Nice on the other side of the Bay of the Angels. While the area is one of the main European centres for industrial flower production, it's also one of the «must see» places to visit along the legendary Cote d'Azur.
Tourist attractions Antibes : Things to see and do
Château Grimaldi F - 06600 Antibes
In 1946, Picasso was looking for a studio where he could create large-scale works. Museum curator Romuald Dor de la Souchère offered the painter a large room in the Château Grimaldi. The eager artist said "I won't only paint for myself here. I'l..
Place Nationale F - 06600 Antibes
This museum set up in an old 19th C school has nearly 4000 works of the famous comercial artist Raymond Peynet (1908-1999). Who settled down in Antibes in 1950. His works include lithographs, ink drawings, watercolours, gouachesand sculptures - alway..
Bastion St-André F - 06600 Antibes
Fort Saint-André is home to a museum tracing 4,000 years of Antibes history through archaeological findings on land and in the sea, including a copy of the head of Silenus, a lead sarcophagus and a reconstruction of a Roman ship.
29, av. de Provence. F - 06600 ANTIBES
Prix Prices from : 130 €
Large Provencal Mas (farm-house) of charm and character built in 1920by a French military doctor. Highly influenced by his stay in Africa and specially Niger country, this house has been called “El Djoliba” like the tributary of the Niger river. Wit..
55 Rue de la République F - 06600 Antibes
Prix Prices from : 130 €
Located in the heart of the old town in Antibes, Irin Hotel is a small hotel offering a terrace, elevator and airport shuttle service. The Picasso Museum is only 300 metres away. All rooms are air-conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV with satell..
1, avenue Frédéric Mistral F - 06600 Antibes
Prix Prices from : 325 €
This Pierre & Vacances residence offers air-conditioned apartments, located in central Antibes, 100 metres from Port Vauban. It has an outdoor swimming pool, hot tub and a sunbathing terrace. All studios and apartments at the Premium Port Prestige h..
664 bd Bacon F - 06160 Cap d'Antibes
This restaurant has a large dining room decorated in white with contemporary works of art on the walls and a superb view of the Baie des Anges. The Mediterranean takes pride of place, and the menu offers one of the best selections of fish on the Fren..
61 pl. Nationale F - 06600 Antibes
Meat lovers will be able to indulge their carnivorous tendencies in this contemporary restaurant (there are also some fish dishes and salads). The meats are high quality and served in a number of ways - tartare, carpaccio or grilled. Your choices can..
14 r. St-Esprit F - 06600 Antibes
In old Antibes, this rustic residence is the embodiment of Provence. Using fine local produce, the chef creates contemporary dishes. Enjoy the fine flavours, terrace beneath a fig tree, and the friendly welcome - it has an almost heavenly charm.
17 r. Thuret F - 06600 Antibes
In this contemporary maritime-style restaurant, seafood takes pride of place. Notably Mediterranean fish direct from the Sète fish market.
10 bd du Maréchal-Juin F - 06160 Juan-les-Pins
Les Pêcheurs is a superb restaurant anchored at the water's edge with a menu that showcases Mediterranean fish grilled with herbs. The fine flavours of the South of France and the sea... A little corner of paradise and quintessentially Côte d'Azur.
8 r. du Dr-Rostan F - 06600 Antibes
With its antique-style statuary, this somewhat kitsch setting will appeal to lovers of the genre. Find a charming welcome and tasty cuisine inspired by Provence and Italy... including homemade pasta.