Stroll around the narrow streets; admire its baroque architecture; visit the famous flower market on the Cours Saleya; taste local culinary specialities or buy local produce... the heart of the old city makes for a must-see picturesque visit.
Guided tours every saturday morning.
The architectural heritage in Nice encompasses all periods, with a high concentration of Belle Époque buildings, as well as the city's « folies », properties built by the winter-residents in unlikely styles, of English influence - The Promenade des Anglais - or Russian - the orthodox cathedral. There are several itineraries with a commentary and guided tours available.
The great periods of history are illustrated in Nice in a number of fabulous places: prehistoric times at the Terra Amata museum; the Le Lazaret cave; Antiquity at the Roman archaeological site at Cimiez; medieval period; the museum crypt under the Place Garibaldi that reveals fortifications of the old city ...
Nice with its parks and gardens, including the Parc Phoenix and the only hothouse of its kind in Europe, its vineyards, and the famous Bellet AOC wine, or the seaside Nice with its nautical pursuits or boat trips to see dolphins and whales... there is no shortage of ideas for a nature getaway!