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5 Best Things to do in Nice, France

Planning to visit Nice? Check out the five best things you must do when in the city.

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Nice is popularly known as the Cote d’azur. The magnificent city is home to plenty of churches, museums, and ruins, making it a must-visit place for all history enthusiasts. While planning out your trip to Nice, check out the best things to do in Nice. The city is located amidst an incredible location, embraced by unparalleled serenity. Besides being an adventurous traveler, if you are a big-time foodie, then Nice will take care of that too! You will find delightful restaurants serving mouth-watering delicacies on almost every corner.


French Riviera's largest city is famous amongst tourists for the outstanding beauty it withholds. The naturally rugged terrains and the 19th-century mansions on its boulevards make the city stand out.

5 Best Things to You can do in Nice, France

Both tourists and artists have always appreciated and cherished the beauty of Nice. If you are an art enthusiast, then you'll have an excellent time hanging out in Nice. It has plenty of art galleries and museums entirely dedicated to Matisse and Chagall. Besides, the soulful climate will boost you up and make it easy to have the best time in your life.

Here is a comprehensive listing of the top 5 things to do in Nice.

1. Visit Vieille Ville or Old Town

You will find some magnificent shops and French restaurants here. The fruit and flower market will make you drool. You can take a quick stroll across early in the morning and scour the market. And in the evening, you can munch on some snacks from restaurants and grab drinks from bars.

2. Go Around Musée Matisse

Matisse's residence has been turned into a museum consisting of all his works. The renowned artist lived for about 40 years. After his death, all his drawings, paintings, paper cut-outs, and sculptures were displayed. This museum is home to the most extensive collection of his work.

3. Visit the Beer District

Nice is immensely popular for its magnificent wine shops. You can enjoy the crafted beer during the evening with your partner. As a beer lover, you are bound to get spoiled here!

4. Embark to Cave de la Tour

The oldest wine bar in Nice is famous for serving local wines of France. If you look forward to some fine wine tasting, then Cave de la Tour is the ideal place to be. After tasting the local wine, it will make you crave more. You can also order some tasty snacks while you savor the wine.

5. Visit Chez Pipo

While you set out on an adventurous journey to any place, make sure you savor the local delicacies. The local cuisine of Nice consists of more than the Nicoise salads. When you disembark from the cruise, spot this small food joint that specializes in making socca. This snack is similar to pizza, made from chickpea flour and cooked in a stone oven. Chez Pipo has been serving this food item ever since it was established. Since socca is in demand, it gets huge orders and gets busy. Until you get your socca served, you can grab a drink and watch them preparing the same.

Why Explore?

As you know that there are many amazing things to do in Nice, France, you should start planning right away. So, what are you waiting for? Book your cruise to Nice today with and dive into the marvelous adventure.

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