The Riviera dei Fiori is a beautiful part of the Ligurian Riviera, encompassing dramatic cliffs, lush forests and charming old hilltop towns hugging the Mediterranean coast from San Remo to the Gulf of Genoa.
Day 1 Following collection from home, drive to Dover for the ferry crossing to Calais. Continue to Dijon and our overnight hotel.
Day 2 Continue to Italy, arriving at the Grand Hotel Diana Majestic in Diano Marina for our ﬁve-night stay.
Day 3 Spend a fascinating morning at Fragonard’s Laboratory and discover the trade secrets of perfumes, soaps and cosmetics at their modern laboratory suspended above the sea. In the afternoon, travel to the Principality of Monaco to mingle with the rich and famous.
Day 4 Enjoy a day at leisure, making use of the hotel’s facilities or exploring the local coast.
Day 5 We visit the ﬂourishing ﬁshing village of Alassio, now one of the most elegant resorts on the Riviera. Surrounded by trees and splendid villas on the lower hillside, it is characterised by the ﬁnest quartz and calcareous sand, sloping gently into the sea.
Day 6 This morning, we journey to Ventimiglia, with its fascinating history, beautiful beaches, open-air markets, and gorgeous gardens. Then to San Remo, where the old town is a labyrinth of twisting lanes cascading down the Ligurian hillside.
Day 7 After breakfast commence the return journey to the overnight hotel in Dijon.
Day 8 Continue home via Calais and the ferry to Dover and on to the local area, where our taxis will take you home.
Located on the seafront and surrounded by olive trees, our elegant hotel has plenty of facilities beautifully set within its own gardens. Bedrooms have TV, telephone, WiFi, air-conditioning, safe, minibar and hairdryer. The hotel has two outdoor pools, a sun terrace and a lift.