Relax and enjoy Christmas in the sunshine
Journey south to enjoy the festive season on the Mediterranean's shores. A delightful and welcoming, family-run hotel will be your base in the heart of Diano Marina - a charming and popular seaside setting on the beautiful 'Riviera of Flowers'.
Travelling by comfortable coach, you'll leave the local area today and make your way to the Channel crossing. Upon arrival, you'll continue to your overnight hotel.
Crossing the Italian border, you'll continue to Diano Marina. Search out its superb sandy beach, seafront promenade and pier, the shops, gelaterie and cafes of its old town, or its delightful formal gardens and galleries. Alternatively, rest and relax at your hotel.
Today, a four-course dinner and games will be part of a traditional Italian Christmas Eve. You might also choose to join an optional excursion to glamorous Monte Carlo, famous for its harbour full of luxury yachts, its royal palace and its famous casino.
Day Three (Christmas Eve)
A Christmas Day full of celebration will begin with a festive glass of sparkling Spumante, before you enjoy wonderful views on a scenic coastal drive. Round off the day with a five-course, traditional Christmas Dinner with turkey, and then dance the night away to live music at your hotel.
Day Four (Christmas Day)
A relaxed Boxing Day can be spent enjoying the resort and your hotel, or you might choose to join a final optional excursion to the elegant resorts of Ventimiglia and San Remo, on Italy's famous 'Riviera of Flowers'. This evening, conclude your Italian Riviera Christmas with a four-course farewell dinner by candlelight.
Day Five (Boxing Day)
Board the coach for the return journey to France, where you will spend another night in a comfortable hotel.
Cross the Channel and arrive back in the UK after a wonderful Christmas break.