on each tourist place as never before!
- Location: Between Cannes and Grasse in South Eastern France
- Attraction type: Medieval village
- Significance: A hill top village with a laid back ambiance for a perfect vacation
- Best time to visit: All through the year
- How to Reach:By road N85 from Cannes (about 4 miles)
- Nearest Airport: Cannes Mandelieu Airport
This picturesque setting coupled with its lethargic lifestyle of Mougins has encouraged many celebrities to spend a significant time of their life in this idyllic village. Pablo Picasso spent the last fifteen years of his life in Mougins. The other celebrities who chose to stay here include Sir Winston Churchill, Catherine Deneuve, Cocteau, Edith Piaf, Paul Edward, Jacques Brel, Man Ray, and Fernand Leger.
The entire village of Mougins provides a brilliant colorful environment with abundant gardens and Mediterranean parks. A stroll along the village streets or on a cycle would is enchanting. The Park of Notre Dame de Vie where Picasso stayed the last few years of his life is a resplendent place to visit. The old town with its medieval houses and fountains is an engrossing visit. The noticeable historic buildings in Mougins include St. Barthíélíémy Chapelle and the Church of Saint Jacques le Majeur.
Being a village inhabited by world renowned artists it is not surprising to find 18 art galleries and studios in Mougins. The Photography and Automobile Museums are informative places to go to while touring Mougins in French Reveira.
Staying in Mougins
This exquisite hill top village has some of the most elegant and comfortable hotels that take care of your hospitality needs. Les Rosíées, Royal Mougins Golf Resort, Arc Hotel Olíéa, Hotel de Mougins, and Balladins Mougins Superior are among the notable accommodations which you might avail.
This charming place would delight you by the fare served in the restaurants. For local cuisine Le Moulin de Mougins and Le Feu Follet are the perfect places to visit. L’Amandier de Mougins Cafíé Restaurant specializes in Mediterranean recipes.