Nice’s seafront promenade was built back in the 1820s and it has been a staple in this seaside town ever since. There are plenty of benches dotted along the route, so you can stop to take in the sea views along this grand walkway.
Both Monaco and Cannes are a relatively short drive away from Nice, enabling visitors to visit these beautiful coastal towns and have the chance to maybe brush shoulders with the stars! Both Cannes and Monaco have reputations of being luxury getaway destinations, and much loved hotspots for celebrities and even royalty.
One of the best ways to take in everything Nice has to offer is by foot, led by a knowledge-filled local. There’s plenty of excursions available to book, hosted by someone born and raised in Nice, who can share their expert knowledge and insights on the beautiful destination. You’ll be able to enjoy Nice’s magnificent Old Town, dotted with stunning Baroque churches, charming shops, and restaurants.
Another exciting excursion you can enjoy as part of your time in Nice is a tour of Èze, Monaco and Monte Carlo. You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning or
afternoon and will enjoy a panoramic view of Nice and the bays of Villefranche-sur-Mer and Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. During your stop in Èze, you will visit the medieval village and take part in a free guided tour of Fragonard Perfumery to learn more about perfume making.
Nice’s culinary scene offers everything from cheap and cheerful dishes to Michelin star delights. If you’re looking for somewhere to grab a bite to eat with a beautiful view, you’ll be spoilt for choice in the French Riviera.
You can also grab a bite to eat at one of Nice’s fashionable beach clubs, which offer everything from fine dining to sunset cocktail sipping. For a fee, most will let you hire a smart sunlounger or cabana for the day, perfect for lounging in the sun with a drink in hand.