Grasse Travel Guide


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    The town of Grasse, France is famous and well-known around the world as the capital of perfume because the town is the center of the French perfume industry ever since the 18th century. There are over 2/3 of the natural aromas in France and over hundreds of trained individuals to distinguish the mor...

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Hotels in Grasse (356 Hotels) See All Grasse Hotels

  • Idéal Séjour

    Idéal Séjour is among the ideal places to remain in Cannes and a two star hotel. Beautifully located around Musee de la Mer, Cimetiere du Grand Jas and Executive Transpor...

  • Hôtel Barrière Le Gray d'Albion

    Hôtel Barrière Le Gray d'Albion is one of the ideal, finest places to remain in Cannes. Nicely positioned close to Biothal, Agatha and Jane's Club, Hôtel Barrière Le Gray...

  • Hotel De Provence

    Seen in Cannes, Hotel De Provence is comfortably situated near La Serviette Blanche, Petit Majestic and Galerie Alexandre Leadouze. Some other visited attractions close-b...

  • Hotel America Cannes

    Hotel America Cannes is one of the ideal, finest places to stay in Cannes. Nicely located nearby Eglise Reformee de France, Mondo Uomo and Biothal, Hotel America Cannes i...

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About Grasse

The town of Grasse, France is famous and well-known around the world as the capital of perfume because the town is the center of the French perfume industry ever since the 18th century. There are over 2/3 of the natural aromas in France and over hundreds of trained individuals to distinguish the more than two thousand kinds of perfume scents. The flower farming industry in Grasse is one of the reasons why the unique scents of perfumes are created. The Jasmine flower, among the many other species of the natural-scented flowers, is a big contribution to the perfume industry. Some of the old parfumeries built with museums and can be toured around found in Grasse are the Galimard, Molinard, and the Fragonard. In the modern development of the Grasse town, other products become in demand as well, which is why many manufacturers began their industry here. Some of the first products to boom here are the leather belts and bags to meet the demands of the fashion industry of the modern generation. Aside from the perfume industry, the town of Grasse is also a favorite place of many tourists and travelers, and some of them are celebrity personalities and from the Royal family. Among the popular site in Grasse is the Cathedral, which was intentionally built in honor of Notre Dame du Puy. There is also the famous International Museum of Perfume where tourists can learn more about perfume and how certain plants and flowers awaken the sense of smell of the human being. While in the north of the Grasse lies the best caves and grottos which are perfect for exploration and for visiting. The Museum de la Marine-Amiral de Grasse or the Navy Museum is located in the old 18th Century Hotel Ponteves Morel and was built in honor of the late Amiral. There are lots of golf and country clubs in Grasse, and there are also balcony and tennis courts that are perfect for hiking. Tourists are encouraged to visit these spots to help them explore the town of Grasse. There are also several hotels and lodge inns located in Grasse that caters to local and foreign travelers. These hotels range from luxurious to the best hotels and enough to accommodate thousands of visitors coming in every month. Exploring Grasse is a challenging adventure to experience and among the places visitors normally look after in Grasse are the restaurants and shopping malls. There are over eighty fine dining restaurants and food stores available in Grasse and nothing will ever complete a traveler’s journey, but the chance to taste the delectable and mouth-watering French cuisines. The shopping venues in Grasse focus mostly on the perfume industry, but there are lots of shopping centers selling and offering all the best products in France. It is indeed such an experience to travel around Grasse, but to make it worthwhile for a trip, always plan before traveling and see how it you can maximize the journey without spending thousands of money for unnecessary expenses.

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