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Nice is categorised as Heritage / Riverside

Seafront of the City (Photo Courtesy: Ioan Sameli)
Cobblestone streets of Saint-Paul de Vence
Croisette Boulevard
Fort du Mont Alban (Photo Courtesy: Benutzer Positiv)
Perfume Factory at Eze
English promenade (Photo Courtesy: Staeiou)
Matisse Museum
Port in Nice (Photo Courtesy: Martinp1)

Reasons to Visit
  • Nice is one of the popular tourist destinations in France set on Mediterranean sea.
  • Nice is renowned for rich blue-green sea, diverse shopping, splendid dining and lovely art-deco façades.
  • Nice is one of the places in the French Riviera that leave guests fascinated by its Old city character and 17th century architecture
  • Nice is one of the oldest human settlements in the world. Terra-Amata, an archaeological site dating from the Lower Palaeolithic age, is situated near Nice.
  • Nice lies in close proximity to Monaco (Monte Carlo) and is popularly visited as part of French itinerary.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Nice
  • Nice is connected by Air with Mumbai, Bangalore, New Delhi, Chennai, Cochin (Ernakulam), Hyderabad

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  • Fascinating France (6 Nights)

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  • Understanding France - An Indian Perspective

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    Visit the Matisse Museum to witness some of the greatest works of Henri Matisse was inspired by the vibrant city of Nice. You will observe the colourful and zestful life of Nice from the various blooming flowers to the beautiful coastline of the sea. The museum gift shop features prints of the artist's works.
    Old town market called CoursSaleya houses the most exotic flower market. Take an early-morning stroll through the market and you will see carts and carts of rainbows smelling fresh and pleasing. You can also grab a healthy fruit breakfast by purchasing some fresh fruits and vegetables or splurge in to buying some delicious cheese and exquisite wine from the local cellars.
    The best reason to visit the chateau is for the spectacular panoramic view of the city and sea. Constructed in the 17th century, only a few sections of the castle are accessible to the public to see. You can sit atop a hillock on the top floor of the castle and enjoy the landscape.
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    Sea or Ocean or Beach
    Eco Park
    The walking path circling the shore is bustling with people is very lively. You will see young boys roller skating, couples walking hand in hand, cyclists; overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. You can sit by the beach or splurge on some delicious French food at one of the beach cafes and enjoy the cool sea breeze coupled with worm sunshine. You will also get the opportunity to buy souvenirs for friends and family back home.
    View Point
    Sea or Ocean or Beach
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    Village Visit
    Full Day Cote d'Azure Trip takes you on guided trip to the best of French Riviera in an air-conditioned bus. From the stunning city of Cannes to the tiny country of Monaco, and to the charming villages of Antibes, Eze and Saint-Paul de Vence. Start the trip with a visit to Mont Alban overlooking Nice and get a fantastic view of Nice from the Fort du Mont Alban. Proceed further to Monaco; a tiny and beautiful country nestled between the Alps and the Mediterranean Sea. Admire the azure Bay of Angels at Antibes, and the cobblestone streets of Saint-Paul de Vence and Eze. Lastly enjoy a walk along the famed Croisette Boulevard at Cannes.
    Village Visit
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    Eze Tour from Nice is one of the most popular tours from Nice. Perched on top of a rocky hill above the sea, Eze is a picture-perfect village at 7 miles from Nice. Eze is home to narrow pedestrian only cobblestone streets and offers stunning views of the pristine blue sea. Eze is most famous for its Fragonard perfume factory. Take a tour of the factory and learn how oil from plants is extracted to make perfumes. You can even buy exclusive perfumes from the factory's store.
    Factory Visit

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  • Nice Cte dAzur Airport ( NCE ) , Nice
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