Nice Tourism, France

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Nice is the second largest city in France and located on the southeast border of the country on the Mediterranean coast. The city is called Nice la Belle (Nissa La Bella in Niçard), which means Nice the Beautiful, which is also the title of the unofficial anthem of Nice. The area of today’s Nice is believed to be among the oldest human settlements in Europe. One of the archaeological sites, Terra Amata, displays evidence of a very early use of fire.

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Facts and Stats for Nice*

  • Pollution Statistics in Nice

    Know the pollution level of Nice before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 34.62 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 32.5 (Low)
  • Nice: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Nice for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nice.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.93 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.46 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 38.39 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 36.61 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.61 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.93 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.15 (Moderate)
  • Living in Nice - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Nice is 171.27 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.05 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.04 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 45.32 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.38 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 80.44 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.57 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.5 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 111.94 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Nice

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Nice

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.3 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.91 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 68.62 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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