Nice's beaches

Things to visit

Things to do in or around Nice :

  • Phoenix Park (5km) with its tropical greenhouses, butterflies, ducks, otters, raptors. Animations for the little ones!
  • Parks : Marineland – Aquasplash – Antibesland at 30mn (25 km).
  • Marina of Saint Laurent du Var with bars, nightclubs and restaurants 20 min. by car or bus.
  • Ski resorts and all mountain activities 1 hour drive by car or 1h30 by bus (1.50€ one way).
  • The racecourse of Cagnes sur Mer (11 km), the water park and attraction Marineland.
  • Monaco, its oceanographic museum, are 30 minutes away by car or train.
  • Villefranche, picturesque old little town next to the beach. Easy access by train, the same line as for Monaco !
  • Antibes, nice old town with lots of shops and restaurants
  • Grasse : the city of the flowers and perfumes, shops like Gallimard and several museums.
  • You can also spend a day in Vintimille, Italy (1-hour drive) and enjoy its market every Friday morning. You can also get there by the same train that goes to Villefranche, Monaco and Menton.

Local markets :

  • Cours Saleya in the old Nice with its flower, vegetables and fish (every day except monday).
  • Cours Saleya : craft et flea market (monday only)
  • Libération : market for the locals, good deals to be had here !

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