Nice Tourism

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.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Nice

  • Save 7% Villefranche Shore Excursion: Small-Group Monaco and Eze Day Trip
    Villefranche Shore Excursion: Small-Group Monaco and Eze Day Trip18 Reviews

    Duration: 7 Hrs

    While in port in Villefranche, let a guide show you two sides of the French Riviera on this full-day shore excursion to glamo...

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  • Save 5% Ferry to St Tropez from Nice
    Ferry to St Tropez from Nice10 Reviews

    Duration: 10 Hrs

    What better way to spend a day than cruising along the French Riviera to St Tropez? This round-trip ferry from Nice takes you...

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  • Save 7% French Riviera Day Trip from Nice
    French Riviera Day Trip from Nice147 Reviews

    Duration: 9 Hrs

    Discover the best of the French Riviera. Explore the unforgettebale Principality of Monaco Monte-Carlo. Visit the famous city...

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  • Save 7% Monaco and Eze Small Group Day Trip from Nice
    Monaco and Eze Small Group Day Trip from Nice648 Reviews

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Spend a day on the beautiful French Riviera with a small-group day trip from Nice to Eze and Monaco. Take a perfumery tour in...

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

    • Air Pollution 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 26.79 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 60.71 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 39.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.93 (Low)
  • How safe is Nice for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nice.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.31 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 39.06 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 35.16 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 41.41 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.23 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 44.53 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 44.53 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.47 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 49.22 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.41 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 38.28 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.42 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Nice is 164.6 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.6 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.11 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 49.35 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.8 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.07 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 78.51 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.69 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 105.49 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 98.26 USD

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

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