Tourist Offices

Villefranche sur Mer Tourist Office

Villefranche sur Mer Tourist Office

Jardin François Binon 06230 Villefranche sur Mer Tel: +33 (0)4 93 01 73 68


http://www.villefranche-sur-mer.fr/tourisme/

Useful Numbers

MAIRIE (Town Hall) 9 Avenue Georges Clemenceau Tel: 04 93 76 33 33 Fax: 04 93 76 33 28 

COMMISSARIAT DE POLICE (Police Station) 9 Avenue Gallieni Tel : 04 93 76 30 80 ou 17 

POLICE MUNICIPALE (Local Police) 14 Avenue Maréchal Foch Tel : 04 93 76 33 42 Fax: 04 93 85 26 29 

SAPEURS POMPIERS (Fire Station and Accidents) Tel: 18 

SAMU (Emergency) Tel: 15 

PHARMACIE DE GARDE (Pharmacy opened on Sundays and Holidays) Tel: 32 37 

POST OFFICE 6 Avenue Albert 1er Tel : 04 93 76 49 09 ou 36 31 

TOURIST OFFICE Jardin François Binon Tel : 04 93 01 73 68 Fax : 04 93 76 63 65 


http://www.villefranche-sur-mer.com/

What's On and Things To Do

Events

Fete de la Musique

Fete de la Musique

A magical day across France with a true celebration of all things musical. Free concerts in the streets, in venues and throughout the country. Always on the 21st June, the festival this year takes place on a Sunday guaranteeing a weekend of musical celebration.


http://traduction.culturecommunication.gouv.fr/url/Result.aspx?to=en&url=http://fetedelamusique.culturecommunication.gouv.fr

The Long Night of Museums

The Long Night of Museums

The Long Night of Museums is an annual event where museums across Europe remain open late into the night, and Antibes is no exception. On this occasion, the closing time of the museums is postponed to approximately one in the morning, which allows the public to visit the participating museums by night, and guess what ! It's free ! 


http://www.seeantibes.com/events/calendar/long-night-of-museums

European Heritage Days

European Heritage Days

European Heritage Days are an annual event in France where members of the public, and tourists are encourage to immerse themselves in the local history and culture. Museums, churches, and galleries all open their doors to the public for a weekend of celebration ! Check your local tourist office for more information. 


http://www.seeantibes.com/events/calendar/european-heritage-days

Nice Jazz Festival 2019

Nice Jazz Festival 2019

Rendez vous from Tuesday 16th to Saturday 20th July 2019 for the Jazz Festival in Nice

 

Théathre de verdure, Place Masséna, Nice 


http://www.nicejazzfestival.fr/fr/programmation

Nice Carnival

Nice Carnival

Welcome to one of the largest carnivals in the world which takes place in Nice each February. There are parades of amazing floats both day and night and the theme for the carnival changes each year. If you are here in February then this is a MUST see.  For more information and to book tickets visit the website.


http://www.nicecarnaval.com/en/index.php

Markets

Cours Saleya Market

Cours Saleya Market

Address: Cours Saleya 06300 Nice

 

Real Mediterranean market, the Cours Saleya offers local products that come truly from the hinterland of Nice. The atmosphere is enlivened by the joy of living of the people of the south, colors and fragrances will embellish your day.

 

Open Tuesday to Sunday from 6am to 1pm.


Places to visit

Best Private Beaches Villefranche

Best Private Beaches Villefranche

  • Plage de Passable Chemin de Passable, 06230 St Jean Cap-Ferrat
  • Paloma Beach : 1 chemin des Hospices, 06230 St Jean Cap-Ferrat 
  • Anao Plage : Avenue Fernand Dunan, 06310, Beaulieu Sur Mer
  • Zelo' Beach : La petite Afrique - Port de Beaulieu, 06310, Beaulieu Sur Mer
  • Deli Bo les Bains : 19/21 Promenade Les Marinières, 06230, Villefranche sur mer


The Citadel of Villefranche-Sur-Mer

The Citadel of Villefranche-Sur-Mer

Sitting above the coastal town of Villefranche sur Mer the Citadel dates from the 1500's. Used as a fort in several wars, the building now houses various administrative offices.


http://www.villefranche-sur-mer.com/pages/tourisme/decouverte_villefranche/historique/patrimoine/contenu_patrimoine_citadelle.htm

Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs

Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs

Of cultural significance, this chapel is decorated with the works of artist Jean Cocteau. Each of Cocteau's surrealist works is explained in English. There is a small entry fee. Opening hours vary, please see the website for more details.


http://www.villefranche-sur-mer.com/pages/tourisme/decouverte_villefranche/historique/patrimoine/contenu_patrimoine_chapelle.htm

Sport

Villefranche Tennis Club

Villefranche Tennis Club

Possibility to rent a court upon request. For more information, Tel : 04 93 01 14 95

50 boulevard Napoléon III 06230 VILLEFRANCHE SUR MER

 

 


Restaurants

Restaurant La Tavola

Restaurant La Tavola

Tel:+33(0)9 51 13 52 55                Address: 11 Rue du Poilu, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer

Tucked away in the backstreets, menu is Italian in theme.

Prices: Low


La Belle Etoile

La Belle Etoile

Tel:+33(0)4 97 08 09 41             Address: 1 Rue Baron de Brès, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer

Local Provencal cuisine, close to the port.

Prices: Medium


http://www.labelleetoile-villefranche.com

Le Cosmo

Le Cosmo

Tel :+33(0)4 93 01 84 05           Address :  11 Place Amélie Pollonais, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer

Brassiere style menus with something to suit all tastes.

Prices: Medium


http://www.restaurant-lecosmo.fr/