If you're lucky enough to stay on a yacht during the Cannes Film Festival, you're in for a treat. Cannes is one of the most glamorous cities in France, and during the Cannes Film Festival, it comes alive with excitement, energy, and star-studded events. Here are some things to do in Cannes during the festival while staying on a yacht:
1. Attend a Film Screening
The Cannes Film Festival is, of course, all about the movies. And what better way to experience the festival than attending a film screening? You can be a part of the festival by getting a ticket to a screening or watching some of the films on the beach, which is a unique experience. You'll be in a prime position if you're staying on a yacht. Many of the festival's screenings take place at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, which is located right across from the Cannes old port. You can see the red carpet from your yacht and even watch the stars arrive.
2. Visit Luxury Beach clubs
Cannes is known for its beautiful beaches, and it's exclusive private beaches and beach clubs are a hot spot, particularly during the Cannes Film Festival.
From champagne brunches to sunset cocktails, these beach clubs offer a luxurious and relaxing atmosphere to unwind after a day of film screenings and events. Some of the most popular beach clubs in Cannes include La Plage du Festival, Z Plage, and Nikki Beach.
3. Explore the City
Cannes is a beautiful city with a rich history and culture. Take some time to explore the city's charming streets, historic landmarks, and art galleries. Visit the Marché Forville, a bustling market where you can buy fresh produce, cheeses, and flowers. Take a stroll along the Boulevard de la Croisette, a scenic promenade that stretches along the coast and is lined with luxury shops, restaurants, and cafes.
4. Relax on your yacht
Of course, one of the best things about staying on a yacht is the ability to relax and unwind in luxury. Take advantage of the beautiful views, the warm Mediterranean sun, and the delicious food and drink on board. You might even want to hire a private chef to prepare meals for you and your guests.