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Iles de Lerins

Dans la Baie de Cannes - In the Bay of Cannes, Cannes, France
+33 4 92 99 84 22
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Two islands just a boat ride from Cannes, Ste-Marguerite and St-Honorat, are covered by eucalyptus and pine forests and are home to Fort Royal.
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Dans la Baie de Cannes - In the Bay of Cannes, Cannes, France
+33 4 92 99 84 22
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We re minutes away, or an hour away with my sailboat, from these islands. But when we get there, the earth becomes...flat. Great underwater deep sea diving, The occasional flock of purpose or dolphins floating by, the monks make a great local wine, their restaurant...More

Thank muxumuxu
Reviewed December 4, 2017

bust go to lies once the boat trip is also amazing the isle is a walk in the past and the blue sea is so beautiful

Thank Lily L
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

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

2  Thank janeds
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

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

3  Thank Davidnewtown
Reviewed September 26, 2017

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.

Thank Gus S
Reviewed September 24, 2017

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

2  Thank kita1961
Reviewed September 15, 2017

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

2  Thank _ros_allen
Reviewed September 9, 2017

amazing visit i advise not waste time at their museums.. just wander and enjoy pack a few sandwiches

2  Thank achilipepper2012
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank Christopher S
Reviewed August 23, 2017

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.

2  Thank Peter K
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May 29, 2017|
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May 14, 2017|
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Response from Eddy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes in fact as debbie said go by train NOT by bus (the train station is like 10min walk) from the port of cannes in order to go to monaco/montecarlo .... 45min to get there and beware the last train is at 11h30 pm if u take... More
April 5, 2017|
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Response from Doru R | Reviewed this property |
Not too far, walking distance, minutes. You need at least 3 hours, island is pretty small but .... you'll see. Enjoy.