Green tourism Côte d’Azur

Along the coastline of southern France, one could expect beaches, blue sky, sunshine, birds, and tourists all around. There is a city proudly set their goal as “the green city of the Mediterranean”


During summer times, sunny beaches are always the most attractive. For winter, the Nice Carnival is a highlight. But other then that, not much tourists knew that there are more greenery await. Over 300 hectares of parks and gardens trace original and dreamlike landscapes. Nice also contributes much in sustainable development as the fifth city in France. Such as energy saving program, bike share system (Vélo Bleu), and a 100% electric car-sharing service (Auto Bleue).

Ready for our green hotel selection this week?

InterContinental Carlton Cannes

Overlooks the Bay of Cannes, built in 1911, and listed as a National Historic Building by the Government of France. The InterContinental Carlton Cannes is not only luxury, star-studded, but also green!

As a tourism hotspot in Cannes at the same time famous for hosting movie stars during Cannes Film Festival. InterContinental Carlton Cannes is also shining with green certificates such as Green Engage, and Green Globe. Showing their efforts in the field of sustainable tourism.

In classic French style, with its own exclusive beach restaurant and pier offering a host of water, and island boat trips easily arranged. Tourist and experience the same as any of their admired superstar at the same time be aware of their carbon footprint. Travel green is trendy. InterContinental Carlton Cannes is one of the best green choices for a you in Côte d’Azur.

More green hotels in Nice:
Le Meridien Nice
Park Inn by Radisson Nice Airport
Hotel Ellington
Radisson Blu Hotel, Nice

More green hotels in Cannes:
Grand Hôtel Cannes
Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel & Thalasso, Cannes
Hôtel Barrière Le Gray d’Albion
Eden Hotel & Spa Cannes
Grand Hyatt Cannes Hôtel Martinez
Five Seas Hotel Cannes