Top 5 best Instagrammable spots in Cannes

Top 5 best Instagrammable spots in Cannes

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Whether you're a professional photographer or just like to post beautiful memories on social networks, take your best shots in the most Instagrammable spots in Cannes! The Originals Boutique Hotel des Orangers Cannes has selected the best places in Cannes to take your Instagram photos.


  1. The historical district of Suquet

Head to the Suquet district to enjoy the authentic charm of Cannes! Take your best Instagram photos while strolling through the Suquet district and capture the view of the sea and the Bay of Cannes from the hilltop. By staying at the Hotel des Orangers, you're right in the heart of this coquettish neighborhood, and live a real Instagram experience!

The oldest district of Cannes, the Suquet is very photogenic with its stone houses with flowered balconies and its cobbled streets. Its maze of small streets is the perfect playground to create your best Instagram reel! From May to November, you can admire the beautiful bougainvillea on some of the house facades, perfect for coloring your Instagram feed.

In the evening, capture the illuminated "CANNES" sign, with its Hollywood look, overlooking the Croisette from the heights of the neighborhood. A great way to show off to your followers! 


  • The mythical Croisette

The Croisette is the must-see spot for your Instagram photos in Cannes. Stretching for 2 kilometers along the coastline, La Croisette is the epitome of glamour and chic on the French Riviera. From the Hotel des Orangers, you can reach the Boulevard de la Croisette in just ten minutes.

Between its famous palaces, the sea, the luxury stores, the sublime sunsets and all its good addresses, the Croisette can be photographed from all angles. Take the opportunity to share your journey in an Instagram story to give your followers travel ideas. Whatever type of content you want to share on Instagram, you are bound to find your happiness along the Croisette in Cannes.


  1. The steps of the Palais des Festivals

The Palais des Festivals et des Congrès is famous for hosting, among other things, the Cannes Film Festival, the annual meeting of the great names of international cinema. The ascent of the steps, the most famous in the world, is for the duration of the event, the center of the international press.

Immortalize your own climb up the steps of the Cannes Film Festival, on the stairs of the Palais des Festivals accessible all year round, and play the star for a moment!


  1. The Old-Port of Cannes

Located at the foot of the historic Suquet district, the Old Port is an iconic part of the Cannes landscape. Link between the Cannes of glitter and the authentic Cannes, the Old Port of Cannes is a perfect spot for your Instagram photos. From this place, you can take pictures of the whole old town of Cannes, its colorful facades, its castle and sometimes the colorful pointus in the harbor. At sunset, it's a beautiful landscape that offers itself to you and that is waiting to be shared with your followers.


  • The exotic Lerins Islands

The two Lerins Islands are among the most beautiful islands of the French Riviera.  Facing the Bay of Cannes, the Sainte-Marguerite Island and the Saint-Honorat Island are real natural jewels.

Considered one of the best Instagram spots in Cannes, the Lerins Islands are full of sublime places to immortalize. Take as many photos and videos as you can during your visit to Saint-Honorat and its mythical monastery to share a little Cannes culture on your social networks. When visiting Sainte-Marguerite, it's the perfect opportunity to make all your friends jealous by posting photos and videos of your swims in the transparent waters that border the island.


With these Cannes Instagram spots, you're sure to capture your most beautiful shots and make your whole community envious! Stay at the Hotel des Orangers Cannes to take advantage of its ideal location in the Suquet district ! At the entrance of the hotel, you will find the new "Social Wall", a space reserved for posting your photos taken at the hotel and shared on social networks. Discover also the 5 places to visit during your stay in Cannes to not miss anything of this nugget of the French Riviera.