A flight in a private jet is rapidly becoming an increasingly popular way to travel. While owning a private jet is inaccessible for most, there are other ways to access this luxurious mode of transportation. More and more business professionals and jet-setting tourists are opting to charter a private jet for a convenient, stress-free journey. Paris and Cannes are two of France's iconic luxury destinations, with millennia of history and incomparable cultural significance. With this in mind, it's only natural that the route between the two cities is one of the most popular among private jet fliers. That's why we've collected our best picks for a luxury holiday in both of these wonderful destinations. Now, you're fully prepared to enjoy the height of luxury the next time you visit them.
Paris is a city that you’ll experience best on foot. Have a stroll and you'll pass by iconic monuments and discover completely unknown, but delightfully charming little streets with equal frequency. What could be truer to the Parisian experience? Immerse yourself in the world's finest art collection at the Louvre, visit the architectural wonders of Notre Dame and Opera Garnier, and walk the charming streets of Montmartre. If you're feeling peckish, visit a Ladurée shop and get yourself some of their macarons.
Paris Fashion Week
Experience a truly exclusive look at the world of high-end fashion. The most glamourous event in fashion offers VIP experiences such as front-row catwalk seats, private after-parties, and chauffeurs to drive you around. Get inspired by the event before heading to some of the high-end shops of Paris to purchase your own haute couture. Explore the Avenue des Champs-Elysees and Rue Saint Honore where you will find Armani, Alexander McQueen, Channel, and Hermes.
What to do in Cannes?
The world-famous Cannes Film Festival has transformed this tranquil sea town into a renowned luxury destination. Nowadays, Cannes is home to some of the finest restaurants, hotels and brands, all while maintaining its distinct marine charm.
Visit picturesque private beaches
You can visit picturesque private beaches in Cannes along the Boulevard de la Croisette. Some include Bali beach, CBeach, and Plage Croisette, and they boost stylish and exceptional restaurants. For more dining options with music entertainment in the evening, visit Maema Plage du Midi on Boulevard du Midi. Alternatively, you can go to Zplage for a more luxurious dining experience where tables are on the water's edge, in an exceptional setting overlooking the sea and Esterel Mountains.
If you love getting a ride in a luxury yacht, or charter, or even buying one in Cannes. You can sail through the waters to one of the best areas in Iles de Lerins. There are four islands where you can explore some stunning places and notable landmarks and museums. If you have time, have lunch at La Guerite, overlooking the Bay of Cannes. At sunset, you can sail to Saint-Tropez for exclusive and non-stop entertainment. Alternatively, you can head south to the tranquil and majestic Porquerolles Islands for a fantastic diving experience. LunaJets can accommodate you with a helicopter transfer, directly to your superyacht.
Where to Stay in Paris?
Enjoy the Finest Views
France's most iconic travel destination, Paris is home to some of the world's finest hotels. Those looking for a picture-perfect view will adore staying in Plaza Athénée. Don't miss out on their famous breakfast room service, perfectly complemented by the iconic Eiffel Tower views.
Indulge in classic luxury
If you're looking for a classic luxury experience, you will love the legendary The Ritz Paris. The rooms are decorated in a Belle Époque style, and some are even named after famous guests that have stayed in them. Fashion lovers will love the Coco Chanel suite, which boasts an entirely black and white design in honour of the designer's inimitable style. Those looking for the ultimate experience in luxury should consider booking the hotel's crown jewel, the Suite Impériale. Inspired by the lavish decorations of Château de Versailles, the Suite Impériale is remarkable to the point that it is registered as a national monument in its own right. It's the perfect choice for a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you can't find anywhere else.
Where to Stay in Cannes?
Mingle with Celebrities
Hollywood lovers will enjoy Hôtel Barrière Le Majestic, the venue which hosts both the opening and closing events of the Cannes film festival. Stay during the festival and you may share a floor with bona fide Hollywood royalty. If you choose to visit outside the peak season, you can enjoy a more relaxed experience and the same fine service.
Escape the crowds
A bit further outside the city, the glamorous Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc is another much-favoured luxury destination. Those looking for privacy, as well as the finest luxury, will enjoy staying in one of the private villas.
Where to eat in Paris?
Le Taillevent offers a place for business dinners or private tastings. The restaurant offers a choice of 2,800 wines. Red mullet or Sea bream are dishes cooked for your palate.
Awarded two stars by the Michelin Guide and ranked 28th by the 50 Best in 2022, making Le Clarence the second-best restaurant in France. They have three private reception rooms for events.
Aerial view of Paris
Where to eat in Cannes?
If you are looking for a great atmosphere as well as an amazing view of the beach while eating some food over a wood fire, then B Fire by star chef Mauro Colagreco is the perfect place. Mauro was born in Argentina to Italian parents, which makes his cuisine a superb fusion. The restaurant is located in the legendary Croisette.
La Môme Plage
Located in la Croisette La Môme is a beautiful beach restaurant inspired by the world of yachting, with the star dish the seabream Carpaccio. With surprising dishes that range from a sushi bar to vegetarian dishes, Chef Alexandre Elia draws Mediterranean inspiration from local products.
Aerial view of Cannes
Why choose a private jet charter with LunaJets?
Here at LunaJet, we prioritise your comfort and safety before all else. We offer a bespoke service for all of our clients, we offer you the best value for money while making sure your flight is safe and secure. Once you hire a private jet, all you need to do is sit back, relax, and plan your dream itinerary.
Frequently Asked Questions
How far is Paris Le Bourget (LBG) from the city centre?
Paris Le Bourget is about 16 kilometres away and a 20-minute drive from the city centre of Paris
What is the best month to visit Paris?
Paris is best visited in September and October. The famous Paris Fashion Week is one of the main reasons to book a flight to Paris between September and October. Another reason to visit in autumn is to see how the leaves change their colours.
Is a private flight terminal available at Cannes Airport (CEQ)?
There is a Business Aviation Terminal at the airport that provides premium services to jets. This 1,500-square-meter terminal houses only VIP lounges, crew facilities, airline offices, specialised support services, and luxury shops.
Is Nice close to Cannes?
Nice and Cannes on the French Riviera are 26 km apart.