Nice, France

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Nice's origins can be found among the Gallo-Roman ruins of Cimiez, in the hills up the boulevard de Cimiez from downtown. Cimiez also contains a monastery and some museums, but nowadays, most of the city's inhabitants live closer to sea level. Nice was part of the Italian Duchy of Savoia and then the Kingdom of Sardinia until it was ceded to France in 1860. The ancient local language is Nissart, but of course, everyone speaks French. Don't assume everyone you encounter will speak English - an ef

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Accommodations in Nice

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Victoria House Hostel

8.3
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Altea Hostel

5.8
from 22
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Trocadero

7.7
from 52
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Locarno

6.9
from 53
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Top Things to Do in Nice

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Popular Tours in Nice

Monaco Shore Excursion: Private Day Trip to Monaco, Monte-Carlo, Eze, Saint-Paul de Vence, Antibes and Cannes

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Shore Excursion 7-hour private tour to the most popular places on the French Riviera. Your guide will meet you upon your cruise ship arrival at the pier of your... Read More

Private Sightseeing tour of the French Riviera

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This 7-hour private sightseeing driving tour will take you to the most popular places on the French Riviera. Enjoy the best of the Côte d'Azur with your... Read More

Full Day Private Custom French Riviera Tour from Nice

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During this full day 8 hour tour, experience French Riviera with a local private guide and visit some of the main "Cote d'Azur" highlights such as the medieval... Read More

Villefranche Shore Excursion: Private Day Trip to French Riviera Highlights Cannes, Monaco, Nice, Antibes and Eze

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In this full day private tour, you will visit the best French Riviera places. Go first to Antibes where you will see the renown boat harbor: Port Vauban. Then... Read More

Private Tour of Provence Countryside: Saint Paul de Vence, Tourettes sur Loup, Gourdon and Grasse from Nice

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This 5 hour private tour will give you a nice view of the main spots which make the celebrity of the Provence region. You will visit many typical villages as... Read More

Small-Group Côte d'Azur Day Trip from Nice

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Full day 9-hour tour of the glamorous Côte d'Azur. Places visited: Eze, Monaco, Monte-Carlo, Cannes, Antibes and Saint-Paul-de-Vence. Read More

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Cost of Living in Nice

Daily Budget:
USD

49 - 70

Weekly Budget:
USD

343 - 494
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
9.00
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
17.00
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
31.25
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
3.50
Beer at a Bar
USD
6.50
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
7.00
Ticket to a Movie
USD
11.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
1.50
Taxi (1km)
USD
2.00

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Nice Weather: Average Temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
55 59 64 69 76 81 81 77 70 63 58 55
42 47 53 58 65 70 70 65 58 50 45 43
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13 15 18 20 24 27 27 25 21 17 15 13
6 9 12 14 19 21 21 18 15 10 7 6

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