Great Painters in Riviera

The bright light and the vivid colors of the Mediterranean have always attracted the great painters of the Twentieth Century, with this tour we would like to invite you to follow their footsteps in these beautiful places.

 

Tour package 8 days/ 7 nights

Period indicated: all year.
Minimum number of participants: 4, max 12.

The tour package Great Painters in Riviera, will be a trip in the world of arts and artists, giving you the opportunity to visit art studios, important museums and extraordinary works of art beautiful villages.

Travel program
day location program
1 arrival at the airport and transfer to the hotel
2 Bordighera on this day you'll visit Villa Pompeo Mariani at Bordighera – one of the most interesting art studio of Europe and you can take part in an impromptu of painting in the park of the villa where Monet painted three of his most famous works.
3 Nice on this day we'll bring you to the hills of Cimiez – which dominates the Baia des Anges and you can visit the museums Matisse and Chagall – two artists that elected the capital of the French Riviera their home.
4 Bussana Vecchia the village of artists for excellence – this village destroyed by the earthquake in 1887 now is an international comunity of artists since 1960 – a magical place where you can test yourself in a painting studio and confront yourself with the artists of the village.
5 St.-Paul-de-Vence and Mougins on this day you'll visit two of the most famous artistic villages of  Cotè d'Azur – delightful towns frequented by turists – where many artists have opened their workshops 
6 Antibes on this day you'll visit the home of Renoir at Cagnes-sur-Mer and the Picasso museum at Antibes
7 Dolceacqua the medieval village and the Doria castle that have inspired two paintings of Monet in this delightful town you can try your hand in an art studio.
8 transfer to the airport and departure

 

The package includes:

  • guide speaking in Italian, English and Russian
  • minibus with driver for all the transfers included in the program
  • 7 overnights in hotel in the indicated location, with breakfast included
  • 3 art studios
  • entrances to museums included in the program
  • 6 lunches in typical restaurants with tasting menu

The package does NOT include:

  • beverages during meals and extra consummations in  general
  • dinners must be intended as free
  • tips and gratuities
  • anything that is not explicitly mentioned in ” the package includes”