Meet Nice, the jewel of the French Riviera
Travel to one of the most beautiful cities in France and experience the elegance of the French south mansion. You will love the Mediterranean paradise landscape of the French Riviera and the walks on the coastal promenade des Anglais under the coconut palms, next to the crystal clear waters.
Start your walk from the Gulf of Angels and wander around the old town. There you will find buildings with colorful characters, galleries, museums, small mansions with wooden windows and picturesque alleys that will give you enchanting images.
Discover the traditional French and Italian shops as well as the small Cours Saleya market that will welcome you in the warmest way. Explore the counters with fresh local products, try a traditional socca crepe and head to Nice Castle. Feel the presence of the historical past that captivates you and enjoy the most beautiful view of the city that allows your gaze to tour all the corners of the little French ornament.
The gastronomy of Nice
Picturesque restaurants, traditional patisseries, famous shops awarded with Michelin stars, will give you unique gastronomic flavors in the city of Nice. Their dishes are dominated by the excellent locally produced Cailetier oil as well as the pumpkin blossom that you will find cooked in various versions. Of course, prefer to try some of the famous traditional dishes such as the Pissaladiere tart with anchovies, the socca crepe made of chickpea flour and the famous Nicoise salad. Accompany your food with a glass from the local production of Nice.
The best season to visit Nice
You can visit Nice all year round. However, the ideal period is the summer months when you can enjoy your bath and sunbathing thanks to the warm weather.
How to use transportation in Nice
Airport transfer options
In Nice you can travel by air with direct flights served by the airports of Thessaloniki and Athens. Nice Airport is just 7 km from the city center. You can get to the center by using the airport buses which cost 6 euros and the journey takes 30 minutes. You also have the option of using a taxi that costs 32 euros and the journey takes 10-15 minutes.
The size of the city of Nice allows it to be explored on foot. Of course it has an organized network of public transport and with the use of buses and trams you can get to know every corner of it.