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  1. Nice Travel Guide: Exploring The French Riviera's Vibrant Charms

Nice Travel Guide: Exploring the French Riviera's Vibrant Charms

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The Queen of the Riviera, as Nice is called, is perfect for a relaxed holiday. This exquisite part of the famed Cote d’Azur or French Riviera is known historically for being a Mediterranean-style retreat. Nice’s beaches and sparkling blue coastline only confirm this. A holiday to Nice would roughly comprise of pebbly scenic beaches, enticing restaurants, long pleasant walks, and market explorations – overall a very pleasant holiday from which most wouldn’t like to come back from! Elevate your experience in the Queen of the Riviera with our France tour packages, ensuring a curated exploration of Nice's charming beaches, delectable cuisine, and vibrant markets for a truly unforgettable holiday.

Some things you could do on a trip to Nice include a walk up the Castle hill for a city panorama, or a segway tour of the coastline. The old part of Nice is called Vieux Nice and is a great place for a leisurely walk. Vieux Nice will have you stepping back into the city’s past with its cobblestone streets and bustling markets. The Musee Matisse museum is a must do for the most interesting art collection of Henri Matisse, a famous French artist.

Getting in nice

Nice has an international airport approximately 6 km from the city centre. It is the third busiest airport in France and serves as a focus city for Air France and an operating base for EasyJet. Regular flights operate from India and include major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Kochin.

DEPARTUREDURATIONLOWEST ROUND TRIP DEALS
Delhi15h, 1 stopRs 38,472
Mumbai15h, 1 stopRs 35,143
Chennai20h, 2 stopsRs 47,404
Kolkata24h, 2 stopsRs 56,988
Bengaluru19h, 1 stopRs 51,756
Kochin14h, 2 stopsRs 54,857

Getting out from nice

Nice being one of the major airports in France, operates flights to all domestic terminals as well as nearby countries like Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Germany and Belgium.

Public Transport at nice

Buses are the most popular mode of public transportation in France. The fares are cheaper and provided at a flat-rate. Buses are closely followed by metros and tramways as alternatives. Trains are used for inter-regional purposes.

Taxi & Airport transfer at nice

Frequent shuttles and taxis are available at the airport. Some of the popular service providers that you can make use of include Uber, Kiwi Taxi, Easy Go Shuttle, The Grey Shuttle and BT Transfer.

Transport & city passes in nice

Transport passes are a great way to get around France at a cheaper price. The Ligne d'Azur network offers passes for trips at flat rate of 1.50 euro per trip, a 10-trip multi-pass (10 euro), a singe day pass (5 euro) or a seven day pass (15 euro). Local buses start at around 06.00am but be warned many of them terminate as early as 19.00pm.

Driving & Car rental at nice

Renting a car allows you to explore France at your own pace. They are comparatively expensive than public transportation. Make sure to abide by the road rules and other safety measures applicable to France. Alternatively, you can hire a driver while renting the car.

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