- Departure: between 9:30 am and 10:00 am from your hotel / residence in Nice
- Mode of transport: Mini-Van
- Course: Nice City, Cimiez, Russian Church, Old Town
- Duration: 3h00 hours
- Guide Languages: German, English, Spanish, French
Drive along the "Promenade des Anglais" -the seaside boulevard that runs along the bay of Nice - admire a splendid panorama, enjoy museums and discover the unique atmosphere of the old town.
CASTLE HILL / MOUNT BORON
You can admire the splendid panorama over the bay of Nice, the beaches, the port and the old town.
CIMIEZ : GARDENS – FRANCISCAN CHURCH – MATISSE MUSEUM
Founded by the Greeks, the Roman ruins (therms and arena) show the earnest interest that Nice has always inspired. As for the Belle Epoque buildings, you will admit that they convey beautifully the golden age of the city.
The beauty of the gardens creates a haven of peace in the heart of the city. They particularly attract newlyweds who come on week-ends to snap this very special moment.
Let you drive by the magic of the stunning views over Nice and the surroundings hills.
Enter the Franciscan church (15th – 17th century) where you can discover part of the work of Louis Bréa – a leading reference of religious art in the 15th century – 3 of his paintings are on display.
Walk through the parc of Cimiez to reach the Matisse museum (free entrance - closed on Tuesdays) unless you choose to go and visit the Chagall museum (entrance fee: 6€ - closed on Tuesdays).
RUSSIAN CHURCH :
Reaching a height of 52m, the Russian cathedral deserves its fame as the biggest church built outside of Russia. This orthodox cathedral of a rare beauty was listed as a historic building.
Admire the architecture of the building and pop inside to discover the beauty of Russian orthodoxy (free entrance – close on Mondays).
OLD NICE: Day and night it is the best meeting point for Nice people and friends.
On the Saleya square (center of the old Nice) you will enjoy the famous flower market (closed on Mondays where you would find a flea market instead).
Center of the social and night life, the old Nice is a perfect mix of tradition and modernity.
Walk through the paraphernalia of stalls of fruit and vegetables, local shops, restaurants, cafés and night clubs. Do not miss a slice of socca – a local specialty made from chickpea flour.
Rendez vous dans le hall de votre hôtel ou devant votre lieu de résidence
Tel.: 06 73 82 04 10
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