Mougins is located in the heights of Cannes, in the district of Grasse, within approximately 9km from Cannes centre. The village is surrounded by Valmasque forest which features pines, olives, and Cyprus trees. In modern times, Mougins has been frequented and inhabited by many artists and celebrities, including Pablo Picasso, Jean Cocteau, Fernand Léger, Arman, Yves Klein, César Baldaccini, Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior, Winston Churchill, Catherine Deneuve, Édith Piaf and Jacques Brel, to name but a few. Mougins has a strong culinary history with such great chefs as Roger Vergé and Alain Ducasse having managed restaurants in the village. It also hosts the annual international gastronomic event ‘International Gastronomy Festival of Mougins’, (Les Étoiles de Mougins). Approximately 54km to Monaco and 26km from Nice International Airport.