Why should you visit Nice?

Many come to Nice and the Côte d’Azur for the sun, sea and beach – all of which we have in abundance. But what about the days when you want a change and think about exploring the old town, the museums and other towns nearby.

Nice has a wonderful bus system – you can go from Nice to Menton for €1.50 along the coast by bus or take the frequent trains to Monaco, Cannes and Italy very inexpensively. This section feature ideas to help you enjoy the area and download our guide to 10 fabulous day trips in and around Nice.