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

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

    • Air Pollution 49 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 29.17 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.21 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.95 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 51.47 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 39.77 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.53 (Low)
  • How safe is Nice for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nice.

    • Burglary and Theft 40.14 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.14 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.38 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.88 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 38.95 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50.88 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40.14 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.02 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50.86 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50.88 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Nice is 155.55 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.43 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.11 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 50.03 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.2 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.28 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 88.14 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.8 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 77.64 (Moderate)
    • 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 0.3 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.2 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 68.19 USD

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

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