Took the boat from the port across to the island and had a lovely day out. There is a snack bar and a full restaurant on the island and plenty to see. Just follow the trail and you come across the Abbey where the monks...More
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Travelled with young children. The 15 minute boat trip is just the right length for them. Wonderful views of Cannes and the bay from the boat. Quite a bit of walking of to do on the island. Older children and adults would see more. The...More
We decided on this island as it seemed somewhat more specialized and we were pleased with what was available. Some great views completed by a great meal.
We enjoyed a full day on Sainte Marguerite via an hour long but fairly speedy, Trans Cote D'Azur boat trip from Nice. Had a surprise close encounter with a sperm whale on the outward journey! A couple of stalls and toilet facilities at the landing...More
The two islands can be reached by ferry or you own boat. Sainte Marguerite is the bigger of the two being about 5 km to walk around. Take water. The walk is long and hot. You can visit the Citadel where the man in the...More
amazing visit i advise not waste time at their museums.. just wander and enjoy pack a few sandwiches
Well worth the trip. Although the vegetation is a bit degraded by the many centuries of occupation, the island itself holds considerable interest. The beaches are pebbled, but the water is beautifully clear, and the views back across the strait to Cannes are impressive. The...More
Departing from Cannes, the boat trip to Iles de Lerins takes only 15 minutes. The island is crowded with tourists, but the surroundings are very nice.
We were lodging in Nice and went to Cannes for the day. We shopped, gambled at the casino and spent part of the day on this island. Cool place to get away from Cannes. Walked the island and had lunch at their restaurant. We bought...More