During HALF DAY is driving through The Promenade des Anglais, The Port, The Garibaldi Place, and Cimiez with several stops to discover The Capital of The French Riviera.
The city is called "Nice La Belle’’ which means The Beautiful Nice. The area of today’s Nice is believed to be in the center of the oldest human settlements in Europe. One of the archeological sites « TERRA AMATA » displays the evidence of a very early use of fire.
Cimiez : passing through the residential area of Queen Victoria, Ancient Roman Ruins (1st century) and the 16th century Franciscan Monastery with its beautiful and attractive gardens.
Russian Cathedral : Built under the last Tsar Nicolas II, the most important and unique cathedral outside of Russia !!!CASTLE HILL « La Colline du Chteau » : With its magnificent waterfall considered to be the origin of The Town of Nice. Its whole area became a formidable fortress with mighty walls surrounding it from the lower part of the town, nowadays known as Old Nice. It offers the most fabulous views over the Promenade des Anglais, Old Town and The Port.
Flower Market : In the heart of the Old Town, so colorful and amazing.