France's most alluring region promises fragrant fields of lavender, incredible ancient relics and celebrated art collections.
Whether you want to watch flocks of flamingos strutting across the wild wetlands of the Camargue, visit lush vineyards in the Rhône valley or simply soak up the sun in St-Tropez, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that the Provence and Côte d'Azur have to offer.
Sandy Riviera beaches, glitzy resorts and hilltop villages may come to mind when you think of Provence and the Côte d'Azur, but this region is also a haven for lovers of the great outdoors. Its array of stunning natural landscapes includes the alpine wilderness of Parc National du Mercantour, the rugged coastal cliffs of the Calanques and the dramatic Gorges du Verdon - Europe's deepest canyon.
Our newly updated guide brings Provence and the Côte d'Azur to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does, with expert-led insights, trusted travel advice, detailed breakdowns of all the must-see sights, photographs on practically every page, and our hand-drawn illustrations which place you inside the region's iconic buildings and neighbourhoods. We've also worked hard to make sure our information is as up-to-date as possible following the COVID-19 outbreak.
-our pick of Provence and the Côte d'Azur''s must-sees
, top experiences
and hidden gems
-the best spots to eat
which make navigating the region easy
get ready, get around and stay safe
to every part of Provence and the Côte d'Azur, from the Riviera and Alpes Maritime to Alpes-de- Haute-Provence and Vaucluse
-a lightweight format
, so you can take it with you wherever you go
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