Menton - Town of art and history
Set up in the geographical center of Menton, it is 250 meters away from beaches, which invites you to enjoy idleness moments under the sun of the Alpes-Maritimes. Shops and points of interests such as the Casino, the Congress Palace and the pedestrian street are in the immediate vicinity.
On a practical view, the Hotel Richelieu** is easily accessible by public transports: the bus and train station (for Nice and its airport) are close by.
Rated town of art and history, Menton became a privileged resort over centuries, thanks to its environment of quality and its peaceful and fancy atmosphere.With its high sunshine rate and closeness to the sea, Menton has a very sweet climate.
Menton seduces the amateurs of culture, nature and citrus-culture. Known for its citruses since mid-15th century, they are showcased every year during the famous “Fête du Citron”. Menton also hosts several cultural events such as the prestigious “Festival de Musique” : a unique event in the French Riviera because it is the only classical music festival of the region.