French Riviera - Beaulieu Sur Mer - Queen Victoria’s Heaven on Earth

Beaulieu Sur Mer - Queen Victoria’s Heaven on Earth

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(107 reviews)
Beaulieu Sur Mer, French Riviera, France
45 mins

About the tour

For 150 years beautiful Beaulieu has been the epitome of style and low key sophistication, nestled midway between Nice and Monaco. Join Tim as he leads you on a stunning coastal walk from the Villa of David Niven in St Jean Cap Ferrat into the seaside Town of Beaulieu taking in some of the breath-taking Belle Époque architecture and the fantastic stories and rich history of the people who have fallen for the charms of this sunny place for shady people.

Meet your local guide


Tim is a writer and performer who has lived near Nice, France for the past fifteen years. He has written successful plays about people like Quentin Crisp and Julie Burchill. His books include Rude Britannia, a tour of the Highways and Bi Ways of British Sex. He has also written a biography of Quentin Crisp and a highly successful book on playwriting. He regularly Vlogs about life on the French Riviera and is fascinated by tales of this magical stretch of coastline, often dubbed ‘a sunny place for shady people.’

Tim has been guiding since Dec 2013

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to French Riviera with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from French Riviera. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the guide’s hard work, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Synthia A.

05 May 2021

Great tour

Alice T.

05 May 2021

Stunning tour!

Barbara B.

05 May 2021

I really enjoyed this stroll through Beaulieu with Tim. It had a light hearted feel about it. We saw some great villas along the way and some interesting tales about the former residents of the town. All in all a great trip. Thank you Tim

Hilary S.

05 May 2021

What a beautiful part of the world! I felt like I was on the tour right there with you. Thank you!

Marcia H.

04 May 2021

Loved the tour! Fun to see the views, the beautiful hotels, shop windows, and David Niven’s former home. It’s a lovely town. Enjoyed it!

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