St Paul de Vence, 23 kilometres from the Port d’Attache, is a highly popular visit. St Paul is a picturesque fortified village built to guard the old Var frontier.
Today the cobbled village boasts many art galleries and excellent restaurants such as the well known “La Colombe d’Or”. Famous people such as Yves Montand, Signoret, Marc Chagall, Jaques Prevert have all contributed to make the village well known and loved.
The Foundation Maeght is particularly worth a visit, housing some of the world’s greatest contemporary works. There are gardens also featuring great artists such as Giocometti.
It is open daily and a few hours are needed to visit this superb site. The entrance fee for an adult is 15€.