Nice Guided Walking Tours
With headphone commentary in several languages, the open-topped bus tours (1½ hours) give you a good overview of Nice. You can hop on or...
Promenade des Anglais
Palm-lined promenade des Anglais, paid for by Nice’s English colony in 1822, is a fine stage for a stroll. It’s particularly atmospheric...
The beautiful Musée Masséna, housed in a marvellous Italianate neoclassical villa (1898), retraces Nice and the Riviera’s history from...
Nice’s hit-or-miss gay club occupies two floors – dance floor down, bar up. Friday through Sunday, expect a €10 to €15 cover, one drink...
Good-value cooking blending Spanish and French, with live bossa nova on Saturday nights and brunch on Sunday. Many wines under €30.
Nice Guided Walking Tours information
The best way to discover Nice's rich heritage is to take a guided walking tour. The Centre du Patrimoine runs a two-hour Vieux Nice Baroque tour (Tuesday afternoon), as well as themed tours, including art deco, neoclassical and belle époque Nice. The tourist office runs a 2½-hour Vieux Nice tour in English (adult/child €12/6) at 9.30am on Saturday.