Visit Nice - Best of Nice

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 48.68 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 26.92 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 61.54 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 39.06 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 36.54 (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 40.52 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.24 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.34 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.03 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 39.66 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 52.59 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.38 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 38.79 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.62 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.59 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.93 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.34 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 49.11 (Moderate)
  • Living in Nice - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Nice is 163.87 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.93 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.11 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 49.57 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.8 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.32 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.13 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.23 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.9 (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 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.61 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.96 USD

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

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