• Nice - South of France

    Nice - South of France | © Ville de Nice

  • Nice - Musée Matisse

    Nice - Musée Matisse | © Otcn /Hugues Lagarde

  • Nice - French Riviera

    Nice - French Riviera | © Issock

  • Nice - Place Garibaldi

    Nice - Place Garibaldi | © Otcn / Hugues Lagarde

  • Nice - Cours Saleya

    Nice - Cours Saleya | © Otcn/Alain Issock

  • Nice - Marina

    Nice - Marina | © Otcn / Alain Issock

  • Nice Festival

    Nice Festival | © Otcn/ Alain Issock


    Rendez-vous in Nice

    Nice, a natural brilliance

    French Riviera’s capital, the
    town of Nice is one of the most famous
    French cities
    worldwide. The city boasts numerous unique sites and
    architectures which everyone will love. This old French city possesses an almost perfect location in the midst
    of the Mediterranean and mountains, in just a few miles from the border of
    Italy. Relating to its geographic location, it has a mild climate which has a
    bright sun, various landscapes, and as well as wonderful beaches which
    possesses blue azure waters.

    The city of Nice comes together a
    genuine charm with geniality of the surrounding Mediterranean by means of
    providing a host of incredible activities and beautiful sites where you can
    take a visit. It is truly a city of history, art, culture, events, creation,
    nature, leisure, and culinary flavors.

    Get a chance to visit the
    collections that came from the 20th century in Nice’s amazing
    museums and as well as galleries that house prestigious artifact compilations
    from Chagall, Matisse and the popular school of Nice. Being one of the famous French cities, it is truly a
    must visit place.

    If you want to have reduced
    prices on some of Nice’s top guided trips and as well as museums, you should
    have a French Riviera Pass. Explore and learn more about the city of flavors
    and scents by taking a visit to some of its markets, gardens and other
    beautiful sites. Also, don’t miss the old
    French city’s
    narrow streets known as the ‘Piazzetta’.

    Not to be missed in Nice

    • Museums: Chagall, Matisse, MAMAC, Beaux-Arts, Arts Asiatiques, Arts Naïfs
    • Vieux-Nice (old city) : especially the flower market and baroque heritage
    • Promenade des Anglais
    • Castle hill
    • Cimiez arenas
    • The Belle Epoque itinerary
    • The Russian church

    Experience the best of Nice 

    The French Riviera Pass:

    • Free – you have free entrée to the amazing
      museums and as well as cultural sites in the city. In addition, you will obtain
      a tour guidebook  that is filled with
      every top destination sites and transportation access.
    • Available options are 24 hours, 48 hours and 72
    • The guided tours of the old city from the Office
      of the Tourism leaves every Saturday at 9:30 in the morning.

    Festive Nice


    Nice’s Carnaval – The carnaval is a chief
    wintertime occasion on the Côte d’Azur that happens every month of February around the Mardi Gras. For the festival, there will be a procession of floats with
    flowers and there will also be world-renowned floral contests that will occupy
    the entire city.

    Getting there

    Nice-Côte d’Azur International Airport: links to 30 countries, 54 airlines and more than 100 direct flights
    SNCF railway station: connected to all major cities
    Motorway A 8: links to European capitals
    Port used as starting point for many cruises, also NGV links to Corsica


    Tourist Office
    5, promenade des Anglais
    BP 4079
    06302 Nice Cedex 4
    Tel : +33 (0) 892 707 407 (€ 0,34/min)
    Fax: 33 (0)4 92 14 46 19

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