What to do in Cannes?

The Hotel Gallia enjoys an ideal location in the heart of Cannes. You will spend your nights in a quiet area, and on foot, you can easily live to the rhythm of the city in cafes and restaurants, discover the glamor so characteristic of Cannes on the Croisette, shop in luxury boutiques, dream in front of the grand palaces, marvel at the historic district of Suquet, taste the regional specialties at the Forville market or indulge in idleness on the fine sandy beaches. You won't have time to get bored in this charming town on the French Riviera!

The Lérins Islands

Facing Cannes, you will observe the Lérins Islands: Sainte-Marguerite Island and Saint-Honorat Island. From the port of Cannes, you can rent a boat or embark on a cruise to these islands. Sainte-Marguerite Island offers an exceptional setting between coves and pine forests, you will also discover archaeological remains and Fort Royal. On Île Saint-Honorat, you will be charmed by its historical past: Abbey of the monks of Lérins, remains of the fortified monastery, chapels, etc.

Cannes beaches

In 10 minutes walk, you will be on the superb beach of Cannes, which runs along the Croisette. On this pleasant beach, several kilometers long, you can sunbathe, swim or practice a nautical activity: jet skiing, windsurfing, stand up paddle, diving, etc. To stroll on wilder beaches, go to Théoule-sur-Mer and Mandelieu-la-Napoule.

Events in Cannes

The year in Cannes is punctuated by many events. Our hotel near the train station in Cannes is ideally positioned to reach these congresses, events and festivals.

  • International Games Festival,
  • International Market for Real Estate Professionals,
  • International Film Festival,
  • Cannes Lions Festival,
  • Cannes Yachting Festival,
  • And many others.

Cannes hinterland

If you stay longer in Cannes and at the Hotel Gallia, we advise you to go to the Cannes hinterland. Discover the typical villages of the Côte d'Azur such as Èze perched on its rocky outcrop, Saint-Paul-de-Vence with its artists' shops, Gourdon classified among the "most beautiful villages in France" and Gassin with its panoramic view ! Don't miss the flowering of the mimosa in Tanneron either.