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Nice

Europe
25+

Rank in France

2

Rank in Europe

160+

World Rank

Currency
Euro(EUR)
Weather
Mostly cloudy 22.2℃
Time
22:51 PM (GMT +02:00)
Electric Socket
Type C ( 220 V 50 Hz)... Read more


About Nice

Nice- Old Town: The architecture of Nice is astonishing with the wild exaggerations of the Belle Epoque style or the Baroque influenced houses and mansions on the hills of Mont Boron. Fabulous creations don the floral gardens and parks of the hills of the Chateau, the Chambrun park or the Espace Massena. 

Nice- Palais de Justice Square: The only way to get to know the real Nice is by strolling through the ocher colored streets listening to the "Nicois"speaking their own language (Nissart) and by tasting their savory cooking, One musn't miss the onion, anchovy and olive tarts called Pissaladieres, the vegetable and tuna sandwiches known as Pan Bagnat, the Salade Nicoise or the famous Ratatouille (tomatoes eggplant and zucchini squash stew). The main cooking ingredient is olive oil of course, and many of the dishes are garnished with the succulent little black Nice olives called Caillette.

CimiezArenas: Nice is also a city of art and culture and after Paris, has the most museums in France. The city comes alive at night as well as in the day especially with the Nice Jazz Festival Cimiez, and the flower"war" on the Promenade des en on the Cote d'Azur (FrenchRiviera). 

Each day on the Cours Saleya there is the great flower market where one can also find fruit and vegetables in the mornings. In short, its a  dynamic destination where mode

Continent Country
Europe France
Airport Name / IATA Code
Côte d'Azur NCE
Alternate Airport Name / IATA Code
Monte Carlo XMM


Nice
  • Time To Visit

Best time to visit
September, October, March, April, May, June, July

This is the time when visitors can look for low room rates. As the peak season from May To July is crowded, lean shoulder season could be the best period to visit.

Moderate time to visit
June, July

Its warm in Nice with an average daily high temperature hovering around 76° F. 


Worst time to visit
August, November, December, January, February, March

It is the hottest month in Nice. Early August is the warmest time of year when temperature regularly hovers around 81.6° F (27.6° C), rarely dropping below 72° F (22.2° C) at night.and humidity is high . Sometime its muggy.

November to March is the coldest season, with average daily high temperature hovering below 60°F. January is the coldest month of the year with an average low of 41° F and high of 54° F. 

Weather
Month January February March April May June July August September October November December
Minimum temprature (℃) 5 6 8 10 13 17 20 20 18 14 9 6
Maximum temprature (℃) 9 10 12 13 17 20 24 24 22 18 13 10
Rain fall (mm) 70 70 70 70 50 40 10 20 90 140 110 70
Population
0.34 (Millions)
Official Language
French
Spoken Language
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Police
17
Ambulance
15
Taxi
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Basic Items And Cost
Name Price
Water Bottle USD 0.64
Cup of Coffee USD 2.72
Milk Carton Pack USD 1.10
Rice/Kg USD 1.57
White Bread USD 1.17
Eggs (12) USD 2.77
Combo Meal USD 9.08
Fine Dining USD 53.89
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 2.27
Domestic Beer USD 5.67
Imported Beer USD 4.25
Bottle of Wine USD 5.67
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 7.94
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 2.27
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 1.70
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 870.14
Do's And Don'ts
Night Life
Must See
Experiences

Visitors to French Riviera or  the Cote d’Azur will find beautiful beaches, pleasant weather and plenty of glitz and glamor.Best  things to do in the French Rivera will be to enjoy its beauty.see historical sites and  witness famous events, like the Cannes Film Festival and the Monaco Grand Prix. Here are few tips: 

Visit  To Iles d’Hyeres , the three beautiful and mostly wild islands located off of the French Rivera. Also known as the Iles d’Or or the Golden Isles, these three islands include Porquerolles, Port-Cros and Levant. Port-Cros is a national park. Levant is home to a military base and a nudist colony. Visitors need to take a ferry in order to reach the Iles d’Hyeres andgo birding, hiking, biking or scuba diving.

Eze: See the  fortified medieval village Èze is recommended. Overlooking  beautiful Mediterranean Sea.Eze is a charming and very photogenic town. Here visitors can see famous perfumeries, a 12th-century fortified castle or Le Jardin Exotique d’Eze, a garden filled with exotic plants and statues offering best views of the surrounding area.

Aother attractive site is the Corniche d’Or or Golden Coast,  approximately 20-mile-long section of N98 stretching from Frejus to La Napoule through the French Riviera. A jouney on  thrilling road with a number of hairpin turns alomg scenic route  offers breathtaking views of the rocky coastline.
Cannes: Never miss to visit  world famous the glamorous seaside city mot famous for hosting  the annual Cannes Film Festival. Every May when Cannes hosts the film festival and its best to time to see the  the celebrities walk the red carpet up the steps of the Palais des Festivals.

The picturesque seaside resort town of Antibes should also be on your itinerary. It is the second largest town in the French Riviera,The town lies between Nice and Cannes. Here visitors  will  find lots of evidence of its olden days, narrow cobbled streets and ramparts. . This town also has  one of the Mediterranean’s finest harbors. 

St. Topez: The charm and attractions of St. Tropez's  beaches and resorts can't be resisted. These beaches have attracted celebrities and the wealthy from around the world since fifties. It is located very close to Nice as well Cannes and Nice. St. Tropez  charms the visitors with its discreet beach clubs. Its harbor is filled with stunning yachts. Here you van also visit one of its world-famous beaches — the most well-known being Pampelonne.St. Tropez  that has a lively nightlife scene.

Monaco: Your trip to French Riviera will be incomplete without a visit to  Monaco. This tiny country bordering France  occupies a prime stretch of  French Riviera itinerary. Manaco is known for its gambling business. Here visitors will find money-draining casinos and high-priced hotels. Casino Monte Carlo is one of Monaco’s biggest attraction. 
 

Shopping
at Centre commercial Nice Lingostière
606 Bd du Mercantour, 06200 Nice
Distance From City Center
19.4 Km from city center and takes about 25 mintues
TNL
15 Bd Général Louis Delfino, 06300 Nice
Distance From City Center
4.0 km via Voie Pierre Mathis
Etoile
30 Avenue Jean Médecin, 06000 Nice
Distance From City Center
Located in the heart of the city. centre and within 2 km distance or just 2 minu
Taxi
Uber Taxi Service.. 34 Avenue Henri Matisse, 06200 Nice
Uber Nice | Espace d'Accueil Partenaires
Souvenir Suggestions
  • Nice is best known for its famous “olives de Nice Olive oil. In fact, olive oil is the symbol of the Mediterranean Coast. So never miss to gift famous “olives de Nice” to your friends and relatives. 
  • The city is also popular for lavender bags. Its best chance to perfume your wardrobes with lavender bags. 
  • You can also look for Herbes de Provence, Bellet wine, Ceramics, Household linen in the Provencal colours and Herbin jams.

Tourist attractions in Nice

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