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Nice Itinerary - Tours and Activities

Located in the French Riviera, Nice is the second-largest city in the French Mediterranean. Founded by the Greeks, Nice exudes old-world opulence. It is a stunning seaside location, with year-round sunshine, real-city grit and vibrant street life, perfect for any traveler.


Part of the job of a travel agent is to save clients time and money. I looked through hundreds of tours and picked out the best tours to book in various categories that are both the best in quality and price.


Prices listed are when booking for a single adult and are subject to change. Rates are typically discounted for larger groups and children, so use the links provided to see the exact cost for your specific scenario and book what is of interest to you.

Nice Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus

Visit Nice onboard open double-decker buses. Enjoy unique views from the upper deck and take the time to admire the exceptional monuments and landscapes of Nice. Hop on and off the buses and easily get to all tourist attractions thanks to 16 bus stops. Discover the secrets behind the history of Nice with our multilingual commentaries!


Duration

1 - 2 days

Availability

Everyday from 10am - 5pm

Price

  • $27 per person for a One-Day Pass

  • $30 per person for a One-Day Pass

Alternative


The Best of the Riviera Full Day Tour

Discover the beauty of the Riviera on a full-day tour that takes you from Monaco to Cannes, with stops in Nice, Antibes, Eze, and Saint-Paul de Vence. You’ll marvel at the views from Eze and Saint-Paul de Vence and the glamor of Cannes and Monte Carlo!


Duration

10 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8:30am

Price

$58 per person

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Grasse, Gourdon, Valbonne, & Wine Tasting Excursion

Discover how the city of Grasse became the world capital of perfume. Explore the old town and discover the famous Fragonard perfume factory. Stroll around in the cobbled streets of the medieval village of Valbonne. Visit the vineyard of Bellet for a tasting of local wines.


Duration

8 hours

Availability

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9am

Price

$129 per person

Alternative

Mediterranean Cooking Class & Dinner with View

Learn how to cook like a local, from a local, by signing up for this Mediterranean cooking class in the home of local culinary enthusiast Marie-Christine. Your host will teach you how to make traditional French Mediterranean fare using local ingredients, which you'll then sit down to enjoy together. Marie-Christine will be on hand to give you tips, not just about cooking, but also about Nice.


Duration

3.5 hours

Availability

Everyday at 6pm

Price

$63 per person

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Nice Riviera Bar Crawl

The vibrant, seaside city of Nice is famous for its thumping nightlife, but knowing the best places to go takes insider knowledge. During this action-packed bar crawl through the city’s most happening hotspots, you’ll mingle with other travelers as you visit five venues— four bars and an after-hours dance club. Get a complimentary shot in each bar and free nightclub entry, plus a friendly guide to keep the good times rolling.


Duration

4 - 5 hours

Availability

Thursday and Saturday at 9pm

Price

$23 per person


Coastal Cruise

See the glorious scenery along the Mediterranean coast from the water during a 1-hour sightseeing cruise from Nice. Board the ship at the Port of Nice and begin the tour in the Baie des Anges. Venture around the Cap de Nice to see the imposing Citadelle and myriad historic hamlets that dot the hilly landscape, as well as the lovely Promenade des Anglais along the beach in Nice. As you enjoy the unforgettable views, listen to commentary about the history of the French Riviera.


Duration

1 hour

Availability

Tuesday - Sunday at 1am and 3pm

Price

$26 per person

Alternative

The Grand Canyon of Europe and Its Lavender Fields

Leave the city’s bustle behind for a day, and discover some of southern France’s most spectacular scenery, on this small-group tour. Following pickup from your Nice hotel, travel in the comfort of an air-conditioned minivan. Pass by the Gorges du Loup and Castellane before arriving at the Verdon Gorge: a dramatic, river-carved gorge, often described as the “Grand Canyon of Europe.” After exploring, stop at a charming medieval village, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, before returning to Nice.


Duration

10 hours

Availability

Sunday, Wednesday and Friday at 8:30am

Price

$99 per person

Alternative

Train Experience Through The Alps: The Baroque Royal Route & Salt Road - $132 per person


Perfume Making Workshop

Craft your own unique fragrance from a selection of raw materials and learn expert perfumery techniques. Experience the true craftsmanship of creating your own custom-made perfume. An introduction to fragrance creation! 40 essences, 30ml, 45 minutes.



Duration

45 mins

Availability

Everyday at 10am and 3pm

Price

$52 per person

Alternative


Ferrari Driving Experience

Enjoy the drive of your lifetime on the French Riviera roads with a Ferrari F458 italia. Cruise along the Promenade des Anglais in Nice and drive up to the medieval village of Eze on the panoramic roads of the Moyen and Grande Corniches.


Duration

1 hour

Availability

Everyday at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm

Price

$315 per person

Alternative

Lamborghini Driving Experience - $350 per person