Quick Facts

The French Riviera is well known for its glamorous areas, but there are many less known attractions, such as the perched villages of Eze and Gourdon, the perfumeries of Grasse and the glass blowers of Biot.

location
Mediterranean Sea
language
French
currency
Euro (EUR) / CFP Franc
size
7000 square miles (18130 square km)
weather
Average annual temperature is 62°F

French Riviera, France

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  • French Riviera, France - French Riviera
  • French Riviera, France - French Riviera

About French Riviera

The Côte d'Azur, often known in English as the French Riviera is the Mediterranean coastline of the southeast corner of France, also including Monaco. The French Riviera coastline covers 560 miles and consists of both sand and shingle beaches. Read Less