Grasse and its surroundings

The "capital of perfumes", Grasse, is resting on the gentle slopes of the mountains not far from Cannes and offers stunning views over the French Riviera and the Mediterranean Sea.

The "capital of perfumes", Grasse, is resting on the gentle slopes of the mountains not far from Cannes and offers stunning views over the French Riviera and the Mediterranean Sea. Grasse used to be a popular destination for royal families as the charming turn-of-the-century grand villas can attest. The old city centre with its winding streets offers markets, shops and restaurants.The perfume factories, such as Fragonard and Galimard are a great visit, where one can purchase perfumes, soaps and gifts.


There are many great golf courses nearby, including Golf de la Grande Bastide. You find ski resorts north of Grasse, such as Gréolières. Nice airport is approximately one hour away.