The Lérins Islands
In half-day or full day tour.
For a half day tour, departing from Cannes, you will only be able to visit one island.
If you are departing from Nice or Monaco, make it a full day tour and add up a visit of Cannes, for example or even visit the two islands.
Saint Marguerite Island :
Please consult time table Ferries with Trans Cote d’azur :
Tel 04.92.98.71.30 or Fax : 04.93.38.69.02
Count 20 minutes to reach the Island by small ferry.
Visit of the Richelieu Fort where the mysterious prisoner The Man in the Iron the mask was kept.
To make your visit more fun, why not follow the special foot path !!! around the Bateguier pound and reach the Convention point.
Then, visit the Royal Fort and the Sea Museum. There you can discover archeological treasures, found in the sea, I century remainings of an old roman boat.
Enjoy an exceptional panorama from the terrace of the museum with views of the Mediterranean Alps, the Cap d’Antibes, and the Esterel mountains.Return by boat to Cannes.
Saint Honorat Island :
Company Planaria : Find out about ferries time table –
Tel : 04.92.98.71.38 or Fax : 04.92.98.71.37
The monk Saint Honorat lived in this island from 410, where he created a monastery to spread the Christian religion.
Right in the center of the Island, you can discover the monastery vineyards, orchards, and even the monks vegetable garden.
Try and drink of the house made liquor, and the delicious wine produced on this island.
Make sure you visit the fortified monastery and tour the island on foot according to the group desire.
In summer, bathes possible.
Return by ferry and possible visit of Cannes.