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Things to do in Cannes

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Convention Center
“The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most famous international festivals in the world, celebrating both art-house and mainstream cinema. Cannes comes alive every May when the most celebrated names in the film world descend on the city. Although the festival takes place all over town in every theatre, cinema and hotel, the main concentration is on its most famous street, La Croisette.”
  • 277 locals recommend
Route
“Famous shopping street, with high end shops, concept stores, cafes and boutiques”
  • 188 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The old and authentic Cannes with a stunning panoramic view on the sea and the city. ”
  • 258 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“Two wonderful island full of history and wonders. Saint Marguerite for her fort full of mystery and for her crystal waters, and Saint Honorat for its calm, it's serenity....and it's wine!”
  • 219 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Prices - $$$ City: CANNES Le Baoli is the best night club in Cannes and it's quite selective. If you manage to get in you'll have a good time”
  • 88 locals recommend
Route
“Бульвар Круазетт славится своими дорогими бутиками мировых бредов: Armani, Gucci, Prada, Valentino, Lancel, Van Cleef & Arpel, Chanel... World brand boutiques: Armani, Gucci, Prada, Valentino, Lancel, Van Cleef & Arpel, Chanel... ”
  • 72 locals recommend
Convention Center
“film festival palast, bars, restaurants, cages, several concert halls and cinémas in french or spécial only in original english language, lux shops on rue d'Antibes... this and more is situated just in a few steps from the appartient”
  • 87 locals recommend
Real Estate Agency
“Famous place with the Movies festival and the stairs that all the stars have climben, lots of palaces along the bay. Beautiful pyrotechnic festival above the sea on 7, 15 and 24 of August 2015.”
  • 109 locals recommend
Market
“Cannes’ large covered market, Marché Forville, located near its famous La Croisette boardwalk and at the foot of the ancient neighbourhood of Le Suquet, is a local institution. ”
  • 99 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“That's the island of the Iron Mask, full of history and mistery. The island is the biggest one of the Lerins islands, and it is a natural reserve. You can enjoy a peaceful day sorrounded by nature. But what's more charming of the island is its protagonist : the iron mask. Get to the fortness to know more about him!”
  • 89 locals recommend
Lounge
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“New York New York is one of the most-loved trendy restaurant. It’s perfect for families, couples, business travelers, birthdays....You’ll have a wide array of choices.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best oysters, lobsters and shrimps on the Croisette. They also have a counter to order to-go!”
  • 72 locals recommend
Route
“A famous market square where you can buy delicacy cheeses, fresh fruits, flowers, candy etc.”
  • 87 locals recommend
Lounge
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“first place to visit from this place is the croisette. You will have a superb view on croisette beach, with its shops and fancy bars and restaurants.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Market
“Most famous market in Cannes - open every day 7am to 1pm, except on Mondays”
  • 55 locals recommend
Wine Shop
“you have galore of french shops as you would imagine them.. also great produce and so touristy and charming”
  • 51 locals recommend

Top-rated experiences

Top restaurants

Nightclub
“Prices - $$$ City: CANNES Le Baoli is the best night club in Cannes and it's quite selective. If you manage to get in you'll have a good time”
  • 88 locals recommend
Real Estate Agency
“Famous place with the Movies festival and the stairs that all the stars have climben, lots of palaces along the bay. Beautiful pyrotechnic festival above the sea on 7, 15 and 24 of August 2015.”
  • 109 locals recommend
Lounge
“New York New York is one of the most-loved trendy restaurant. It’s perfect for families, couples, business travelers, birthdays....You’ll have a wide array of choices.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Best oysters, lobsters and shrimps on the Croisette. They also have a counter to order to-go!”
  • 72 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing Bistrot, just off La Croisette, amazing venue with great food. Definitely worth booking ahead as it is reguarly always fully booked for dinner! ZZZ recommend the Steak with truffle and rocket salad or the Tuna Tataki. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“À la Môme, les jumeaux vous accueillent dans un décor chic et trendy autour d'une cuisine méditerranéenne. On ne peut que recommander le ceviche, le carré d'agneau ou encore le poulpe.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Delicious Italian restaurant just across from the building. One of the best Italian of Cannes!”
  • 53 locals recommend
Lounge
“One bar among many others in this cute street to take a drink on an evening!”
  • 19 locals recommend

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