Guided visit
The Secrets of Citrus Fruit

Guided visit by a guide speaker certified by the French Ministry of Culture.

In the exceptional surroundings of a former palace and its gardens, discover the history of the jewel in the Menton area’s economy: citrus fruit farming.

The trip includes:

From the Golden Age to the modern day, the guide speaker will take you through every chapter in the history of citrus fruit.

Following the visit, you can watch a cookery demonstration (lemon tart or citrus marmalade) then enjoy a sweet treat (lemon tart or citrus pancake) at afternoon tea at the Orangeraie hotel-club.

Booking :
+33 (0)4 92 10 51 82

How discovery tours work

Learn all about Menton in the company of a guide speaker certified by the French Ministry of Culture.

The guide will welcome you. He is familiar with every aspect of Menton and will tell you everything you need to know in order to understand the size of the place and how the town developed over time, district by district. The guide is at your disposal. Feel free to ask them any questions you may have.

Outside visits are cancelled in the event of rain.

 Dates : 14:00 on 18 and 26 February and 1 March 2019
Duration : 1 hour 30 minutes
Price : € 20
Meeting place : Directly at 15 rue Partouneaux, Menton


Nice Carnival
Hilltop Villages
Lemon Grove
Palais de Carnolès
Secrets of Citrus Fruit
Serre de la Madone
Maria Serena
Old Town
Closing dinner