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Villefranche-sur-Mer

All information about Villefranche-sur-Mer Cruise Port. Timetable for the arrival of ships, the time of their stay and the number of passengers. Villefranche-sur-Mer Port news. Weather forecast and historical weather, as well as water temperatures around Villefranche-sur-Mer.

Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
Villefranche-sur-Mer, France | © Samuel Tovias

Villefranche-sur-Mer: tourist information

Set in the heart of one of the world's most beautiful bays, Villefranche-sur-Mer sits on the steps of a natural amphitheatre - the terraced hills of the Riviera - gazing out over the sea.

The plentiful sunshine of the Côte d'Azur, reflected in the enclosed bay, has given Villefranche-sur-Mer a warmth and climate all of its own and its famous rich, exotic vegetation.

Long a spectator to centuries of history, Villefranche-sur-Mer has welcomed civilsations and has a rich heritage to show for it: the old city with its picturesque narrow streets, the mysterious "Rue Obscure", the Chapel Saint-Pierre, decorated by Cocteau, the fortified Port, and, last but not least, the magnificent Citadel built in 1557 by the Duke of Savoy. Today, those massive and majestic walls harbour the Town Hall, an open air theatre surrounded by gardens, three museums and a Congress Centre.

Dating from 1295, Villefranche-sur-Mer is a rich and growing city just 5 km from Nice and 13km from Monaco. But, even today, it is a city with a very special character, and all the warmth and charm of a fishing village from a bygone age.

Location

  • Country: France
  • Capital: Paris
  • Government: France
  • State/Region: Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
  • Time Zone: +1 GMT
  • Language: French
  • Latitude: 43.7039760
  • Longitude: 7.3111090
  • Est. Population: 6877
  • Currency: Euro
  • Fire: Emergency phone: 18
  • Police: Police phone: 04 93 76 33 42
  • Ambulance & Rescue: Emergency phone: 15
  • General: Emergency Phone: 112
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
    Villefranche-sur-Mer, France | © Aloe Vera Passion

    Villefranche-sur-Mer Cruise Port Schedule

    Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
    Villefranche-sur-Mer, France | © Sara Lemke-von Ammon

    Villefranche-sur-Mer in the News

    Port rating and occupancy

    Port of Villefranche-sur-Mer ranks 347th in the world in terms of the number of tourists visiting it.

    Number of cruise ship calls in the coming year: 0.

    The total number of tourists (passengers) of cruise ships in the port of Villefranche-sur-Mer in the next 12 months is 0.

    According to the popularity rating among more than 1,000 cruise ports in the world, Villefranche-sur-Mer ranks 56.

    Weather in Villefranche-sur-Mer

    Jul 15
    Min/Max temp: 73°F (23°C) / 77°F (25°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 16
    Min/Max temp: 73°F (23°C) / 77°F (25°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 17
    Min/Max temp: 73°F (23°C) / 79°F (26°C)
    Clouds (few clouds), no wind
    Jul 18
    Min/Max temp: 73°F (23°C) / 81°F (27°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 19
    Min/Max temp: 77°F (25°C) / 81°F (27°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 20
    Min/Max temp: 77°F (25°C) / 81°F (27°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 21
    Min/Max temp: 75°F (24°C) / 79°F (26°C)
    Clouds (broken clouds), no wind
    Jul 22
    Min/Max temp: 77°F (25°C) / 79°F (26°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind

    Current water temperature in Villefranche-sur-Mer now is 68°F (20.1°C)

    Water temperature data provided by seatemperature.net.

    Annual Weather

    Jan
    Min/Max temp: 45°F (7°C) / 52°F (11°C)
    Feb
    Min/Max temp: 46°F (8°C) / 54°F (12°C)
    Mar
    Min/Max temp: 52°F (11°C) / 57°F (14°C)
    Apr
    Min/Max temp: 55°F (13°C) / 61°F (16°C)
    May
    Min/Max temp: 63°F (17°C) / 68°F (20°C)
    Jun
    Min/Max temp: 70°F (21°C) / 75°F (24°C)
    Jul
    Min/Max temp: 75°F (24°C) / 79°F (26°C)
    Aug
    Min/Max temp: 75°F (24°C) / 81°F (27°C)
    Sep
    Min/Max temp: 68°F (20°C) / 75°F (24°C)
    Oct
    Min/Max temp: 61°F (16°C) / 68°F (20°C)
    Nov
    Min/Max temp: 54°F (12°C) / 61°F (16°C)
    Dec
    Min/Max temp: 46°F (8°C) / 54°F (12°C)
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