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Nice: 1 or 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

1. Nice: 1 or 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

See the sights of Nice at your own pace and enjoy panoramic views from an open-top bus. Purchase a 1-day or 2-day pass for the hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus and enjoy unlimited sightseeing opportunities. You can redeem your voucher on board the bus at any stop along the route. Once on board, listen to an informative commentary via the audio guide. Get information on the most popular things to see and attractions to visit. Choose how much time you want to spend at each attraction and travel comfortably between sites. Tour duration is 1 hour and 30 minutes. Stops are as follows: 1. Promenade des Anglais / Max Gallo : 4, Avenue Max Gallo, Nice 2. Cathédrale / Vieille Ville : 22, Boulevard Jean Jaurès, Nice 3. Port Lympia/Carnot : 1, Boulevard Carnot, Nice 4. Villefranche Octroi Sud : Opposite 10, Avenue Maréchal Foch 5. Villefranche Citadelle : Place Emmanuelle Philibert 6. Villefranche Octroi Nord : 2, Avenue Maréchal Foch 7. Ile de Beauté – Port Nord : Opposite 5, Place Ile de Beauté 8. Massenet-Promenade des Anglais Nord : 2, Promenade des Anglais 9. Congrès - Promenade des Anglais Nord : 30, Promenade des Anglais 10. Eglise Russe / Gambetta : 47, Avenue Thiers 11. Gare SNCF Poste Thiers : 23, Avenue Thiers 12. Congrès-Promenade des Anglais Sud : Opposite 15, Promenade des Anglais (sea side)

From Nice: 2-Hour Scenic Drive by 3-Wheel Vehicle

2. From Nice: 2-Hour Scenic Drive by 3-Wheel Vehicle

Experience the French Riviera by unique 3-wheel vehicle and have fun along the way. Depart Nice and journey from the Promenade des Anglais with the wind in your hair and the sun on your face aboard the open-top car. Each car can safely seat 2 people and is equipped with a GPS guide for your convenience. Don't be shy while driving - people will look at you in wonder, and you'll be the envy of the highway! Zoom down the coast and see it brought to life in a truly novel way. Pass picturesque locations, such as Saint Jean Cap Ferrat. Drive up Mont Alban for a panoramic view, and go to the only sand beach in the area at Villefranche-sur-Mer. Try some of the famous pan bagnat à la voile bleue (a sandwich typical to Provence). Continue along the coast and see the beautiful Peninsula of Saint Jean Cap Ferrat Then, get stunning views of Nice Harbor as you enter the city back to the meeting point.

Nice: Guided Private Tour by Electric Vélotaxi

3. Nice: Guided Private Tour by Electric Vélotaxi

Discover Nice's history and heritage in a special way as you are taken through the city by a professional driver. Hear anecdotes, important dates, major monuments, and what defines the city's cultural richness; your guide can also adapt your sightseeing itinerary as you please. Embark on an unforgettable experience that takes you out of the usual channels in order to access forgotten secrets of the city. Discover the Saleva Market, the Opera House, and Rossetti Square with its magnificent church. Cross the famous Place Massena and Garibaldi, full of exciting stories. Walk along the seaside on the famous Promenade des Anglais and enjoy a breathtaking view of the sea from the highest point: an ideal landscape to take selfies. In the new city, "à la française", you will discover the Belle Epoque neighborhoods together with the Negresco hotel, the Musicians district, and the magnificent Orthodox cathedral. Passing through the port Lympia, admire the imposing yachts but also the small boats of traditional fishermen. Finally, you will end up along the prestigious Promenade du Paillon with its gushing fountains and pedestrian streets full of shops and restaurants. Stop at any time to take pictures or ask your driver to stop for ice cream or Socca. A free audio guide option is available in the following languages: English, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin, Korean, Portuguese, Arabic, Turkish You will see the following sites depending on the tour option:  • La Place Massena / Massena Square  • La Fontaine du Soleil / Fountain of the Sun  • L’Opéra  • Le Cours Saleya / Saleya Square  • Le Palais des Rois Sardes / Palace of the Dukes of Savoy  • Le Palais de Justice / Courthouse  • La Cathédrale St Réparate - La Place Rossetti / St Reparate Cathedral - Rossetti Square  • La Vieille Ville / The Old Town  • La Maison de Matisse / House of Matisse  • Les Ponchettes / The Fishermen’s Houses  • La Promenade des Anglais  • Le Jardin Albert 1er - Le Monument du Centenaire /Albert 1st Garden – The Centenary Monument  • La Rue Paradis (Little Champs Elysées)  • La Colline du Château - Le coup de Canon de Midi / Castle Hill - Midday Cannon Shot  • Le Quai Rauba Capéu / The Docks  • Le Monument aux Morts / Memorial  • Le Port Lympia / Le Quartiers des Antiquaires / Antiquaries Neighborhoods  • L’Eglise du Port / Port Church  • La Place Garibaldi / Garibaldi Square  • Le Théâtre de Nice / Le Mamac  • La Tête Carrée / Square Head  • Le Lycée Massena / Massena High School  • La Coulée Verte / Green Lane  • La Cathédrale Orthodoxe Saint Nicolas et l'Hôtel Negresco

From Nice: Riviera Tour by Open-Top Car

4. From Nice: Riviera Tour by Open-Top Car

Get behind the wheel of a unique 3-wheel, open-top vehicle and see the sights of the French Riviera from a different perspective. Use the on-board GPS technology to help you find your way from the Promenade des Anglais with ease. Drive along the coastal roads to see stunning resort towns and hilltop villages, and join the jet set in the elegant principality of Monaco (not advised in July and august) Drive up Mont Alban to get a panoramic view of the surrounding countryside, or relax on the only sandy beach in the area in Villefranche-sur-Mer. Stop to make a swim at Eze beach and see the stunning villa and gardens of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. Visit the Gallimard perfume factory in the village of Eze and do a workshop on perfume creation, included in your tour.

Nice's Old Town Highlights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

5. Nice's Old Town Highlights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Enjoy the beautiful old town of Nice on a self-guided audio tour. You will receive the instructions on your voucher after booking. Visit the Palais de la Prefecture, Palais de Justice, and more with an audio guide at your own pace. Download the app and start your near the Opera House. You will see their administrative seat, the Senate, and the ducal residence, now the Palais de la Prefecture. Hear about the French Revolution of 1789, and other seminal events that changed the face of Vieux Nice.  Marvel at the embellished churches in baroque style, Palais Lascaris, and the Cathédrale Sainte-Réparate. You will see the tavern which inspired painter Raoul Dufy, the buildings where Thomas Jefferson, Matisse, and Napoleon stayed, and the old Jewish quarter.  You will walk up to the place where executioners washed their hatchets and know about the scandalous washerwoman who repelled a Turkish attack, the saints at the center of Nice’s spiritual life, and how Cours Saleya got its name. Soak in the vibrant atmosphere while listening to the history of the town. During the tour, choose to pause the app at any time to take a break or spend some more time seeing the sights. Delve deeper into Nice’s fascinating history, on this informative tour and discover the story of this beautiful city. 

Nice: Digital Self-Guided Sightseeing Tour Application

6. Nice: Digital Self-Guided Sightseeing Tour Application

Discover the elegant city of Nice, a glittering diamond in the year-round sunshine, a mix of internationally renowned history and culture, and an exceptional seaside location on the Bay of Angelsits. This self guided sightseeing product is a state-of-the-art application that uniquely combines public transportation and walking tours with high-quality audio narration, rich visuals, helpful text and offline navigable mapping to transform your smartphone into an intelligent assistant and reliable travel companion. Live the city at your own pace, while discovering more than any guide could ever tell you. You’ll learn about curiosities, culture, stories, and secrets at almost 100 points of interest while listening to your local story tellers in your choice of six languages. You can navigate to personal drop-pins and travel across the city while enjoying auto-play commentary on carefully mapped routes using bus, tram, walking or bicycle. You will also receive help seeking out the best photo-spots and free Wi-Fi areas. Whether you follow the suggested itineraries, or simply explore at will, you’ll uncover Nice’s glory in your own way and at your own pace, by day or night.

Nice: City Sightseeing Tour by Pedicab with Audio Guide

7. Nice: City Sightseeing Tour by Pedicab with Audio Guide

Discover the architecture and history of nice with one of our 3 visit (45 minutes - 1h or 2h) you will start at massena Square/ Apollo statue. Then you will discover the atmosphere of the old Town( during 25 minutes ) : - opera - flower market - prefecture palace - church " lu gésù" - cathédrale Sainte reparate - matisse's house. Then you will ride on the promenade des anglais ( almost 20 minutes) - le negresco hôtel - palais de la méditerranée - Albert 1er garden - quai Rauba capeu : " I love Nice" After we continue the visit in direction of the Marina- le port (30 minutes) : - memorial - confiserie FLORIAN - LA RESERVE - Garibaldi square - Art promenade - massena school And we'll finish with the beautiful area in the center ( 40 minutes) : - Verdun avenue ( luxury stores) - cathédrale Notre Dame - boulevard Victor Hugo/Rivoli - musicians streets / square gold - Russian church

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What people are saying about Nice

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 375 reviews

ALL THE BUS DRIVERS ARE EXTREMELY COURTEOUS, WENT OUT OF THE WAY TO HELP PASSENGERS. COMMENTARY IN ENGLISH THROUGH CHANNEL 2 WAS VERY CLEAR, ENJOYABLY, KNOWLEDGABLE AND WITH OCCASSIONAL HUMOUR TOO. IT WAS AN ENJOYABLE RIDE COMPRED TO MANY OTHER CITIES IN EUROPE

Excellent tour parifait was excellent We had international group everyone got along great. Only bad comment could have done without perfume factory

The bus stopped in some great places we wouldn’t be able to walk to on our own. Highly recommended for travelers who don’t have a rental car.

Better than hop on hop off. Get to know Nice from a friendly guide. Questions answered. Restaurant recommendations!

Excellent tour of Nice and surrounding areas ,value for money 2 day pass