Cannes is a sensational city nestled in south east France along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Cannes once stood as a small fishing village, but has been transformed to a glamorous city filled with hotels, chic boutiques and world famous festivals including the annual film festival.
This French playground is best travelled in the freedom of your very own hire car. Travel in your car hire at your own pace and explore this beautiful city amongst its seductive climate, Mediterranean Sea, romantic landscapes, casinos and shopping which creates the perfect holiday getaway.
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Car Hire Cannes
Enjoy the endless choices you’re rewarded with when you book a car hire for your Cannes Holiday. A car hire allows you to create your very own self drive itinerary that best suits you and your family. You can collect your hire car upon arrival from the Cannes airport, railway station or downtown depots located in the city. If you prefer to discover the unusual sites on foot, there are many parking stations or street parking located throughout Cannes.
Cannes Old Town is one of the main attractions and is a maze of winding streets filled with charming stores and restaurants. Located in the Old Town is the Castre Museum which displays a range of artefacts, art works and antiquities from Egypt, Greece, Syria, Rome, Africa, Asia and the Americas.
The famous Notre Dame is a 14th century Gothic church perched on top of Suquest Hill. The unique architecture and charm lies in its wood panelling and is a work of beauty. The captivating view of the town and bay are exquisite, and also houses an amazing collection of 19th century paintings. Its time to relax or take a splash in Cannes’ exotic beaches. Or you can travel over to two islands for a day trip, the smaller island being Ste Honorat which has a majestic ruined church. The larger island is Ste Marguerite which has castles, shops bars and restaurants. There are also great dive sites for snorkelling. At night some beaches have fireworks display to end the perfect day in Cannes.
If you’re looking for a change of scenery, then you can travel in your car hire to other famous cities including Nice, St Tropez, Aix en Provence and Monte Carlo, which are all within a 2 hour drive from Cannes.
|Cities (To and From)||Distance (Approx. km)||Travel Time (Approx. hr)|
|Cannes - Paris||900||8.5|
|Cannes - Nice||35||0.5|
|Cannes - Bordeaux||750||7.5|
|Cannes - Monpellier||300||3|
|Cannes - Toulouse||500||5|
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