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Ile Sainte-Marguerite

Cannes, France
+33 4 92 99 84 22
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“day trip” (22 reviews)
Cannes, France
+33 4 92 99 84 22
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Reviewed 5 days ago

we took the boat to ile Saint-Marguerite. Cannes is very windy and that day was more so. The boat ride there was a bit rough. The ocean is so blue.... it was extremely hot but windy. The fort/prision is worth the visit. is where the...More

Thank cb-heir
Reviewed 6 days ago

Didn't have much time to enjoy visiting this beautiful and interesting site. Spent around 2 hours,but would love to go again and stroll more in this beautiful place. I visited a cemetery for unknown soldiers from both Muslim and christians on that island. The history...More

Thank Najat R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First of all, you can purchase your ticket online for a 1 euro discount. The island is a nice trip; it's biological and filled with a lot of historic landmarks. A lot of walking though.

Thank OssamaGhazal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read a few reviews of this island, I was a little worried it was going to be really busy, we arrived on the boat from Nice, but boats arrive from Cannes throughout the day and also from Juan Les Pins. We were pleasantly surprised...More

Thank Cath R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the ferry from Cannes while porting there on our cruise, and this was a highlight of our trip! The ferry only takes about 15 minutes and is easily located from the port. We brought some food purchased at the farmers market and ate...More

Thank KayMacTravel7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have plenty of time to spend in Cannes and not sure what to do, you can take the ferry to the island to spend a few hours or a full day. If you are on a boat or yacht this is the hangout...More

Thank Ahmad A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased the Cote D'Azur card and one of the tours that is available is the ferry across to the island. We walked the nature paths, our friends are birders and they enjoyed photographing the various species. We toured the prison which is now a...More

Thank believerinus2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

When visiting Cannes you should book a trip to Ile ST Margeurite as well.The short boat-trip is already worth the money, just because you have a completely different view of the CIty of Cannes. The Island gives you the opportunity to make a nice walk,...More

Thank Marjolein0000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed visiting this Island. It was 15 minutes by boat from Cannes (€14.50). You can explore the forests around the island as well as exploring the fort royal where the man in the iron mask was held prisoner (€6 entry). There are a couple of...More

1  Thank Ethelm81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us decided to take the ferry from the old port in Cannes to go to Ile Saints-Marguerite. The ferry was approx €13 per adult and took around 15 minutes and runs every half an hour. The little island is really beautiful. You...More

Thank Madeleine K
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13 August 2017|
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Response from Hannah B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can buy them on the day. The ferries leave at either 30 or 60 min intervals.
17 March 2016|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
There is no accommodation that I have seen. The island is quite small and is mainly covered in woodland with lots of sandy dirt paths criss-crossing the place. There is the remains of an old fort and one or two little... More