This summer is going to be so hot! Located at the edge of the Mediterranean Sea, Nice is a beautiful city and the place to be to enjoy the sunny days of summer. Discover our top 10 activities to do in Nice.
What to do and see in Nice during the summer?
From the Promenade des Anglais to the sumptuous Saint Nicolas Cathedral, discover the top 10 things you can not miss during your visit to Nice this summer.
#1. Nice Jazz Festival
Do you like music? We like it too!
Every summer, Nice is hosting the best French Riviera jazz festival. You will have the most bang for the buck. This festival is a massive musical party with 30 concerts over five nights.
Check out the official website for more information
#2. Pub Crawl Nice
How about hopping from bar to bar with a group of new friends? That seems awesome…
Do you want to know the best places to have a drink and to party all night long, don’t worry we have it all covered? If you like to party you’ll enjoy our Villa Pub Crawl, a Bar-hopping experience, including free drinks, games and much more. Come and party with us as we take you from pubs to bars and end the night in one of Nice’s Best Night Clubs.
#3. Canyoning on the french riviera
Discover canyoning safely and without stress.
The Wolf’s gorges canyon is a card-by-each ride where everyone can evolve at its rhythm. This aquatic hike has very beautiful jumps and slides and is great for the most sporting ones.
It is an aquatic hike with hopping, toboggans, and initiation to abseiling, ideal to have a dose of adrenaline.
#4. Boat tour – a Sailing trip around Nice
Enjoy cruising around exclusive bays where the boat will anchor for you to swim and to go snorkeling.
Go on a sailing trip, take the time to visit exceptional sites on the sea. Make fun or indulge yourself with this friendly activity, which allows more than another to enjoy the joys and emotions that water can offer. Accessible to all, this boat trip will make you spend a real moment of complicity with family or friends.
#5. Walking tour of Nice
Take a leisurely walk and discover some of the many sights and monuments are hidden among the winding streets of the old town. Nice free walking tour is a great way to meet others staying at the hostel and a great introduction to the city itself. It will change the way you think about Nice and it is free!
#6. La promenade des Anglais
Built-in 1822 by the English, the Promenade des Anglais (The Prom for the Intimate) is a magnificent avenue of seven kilometers long from which you can admire many luxury hotels – such as the Negresco – casinos, and also a splendid view of the Mediterranean Sea. Enjoy your visit to Nice to go to the Prom and possibly go for a swim. The Promenade des Anglais is undoubtedly a major place if you want to visit Nice.
#7. The old town of Nice
Located a few minutes walk from the Promenade des Anglais, Old Nice is a place not to be missed during your visit to Nice. Take the time to stroll through the many alleys of the old center to visit the many craft shops, markets or cafes.
#8. Discover the beaches of Nice
Nice is an exceptional city because it has beautiful beaches just a few meters from the old town. The city of Nice spreads its private and public beaches in the heart of the city. These are pebble beaches, very large with showers and monitoring stations throughout the summer season. Each private beach has its restaurant where you can enjoy delicious French cuisine.
Enjoy the pleasures of the beach in Nice just a couple of minutes from Villa hostels.
#9. The Marc Chagall Museum and the Matisse Museum
If you like art and painting, do not miss the Marc Chagall museum, a museum dedicated to the painting of the same name. You can also visit the Matisse Museum, which will allow you to trace the artistic evolution of Matisse, from his first paintings painted in the 1890s to gouaches carved at the end of his life. It would be a shame to visit Nice without discovering these renowned museums.
#10. Eat the best food and take a sunset drink with a great view
Discover our favorite restaurants in the great city of Nice. Nice is one of the most beautiful cities in France and is filled with amazing restaurants. The search for a good restaurant in Nice can be complicated. With its elegant coastlines adjoining the azure waters of the Mediterranean, Nice’s Dining Scene Is Really Impressive. So we’ve compiled a shortlist of our top restaurants. Find out about the best restaurants in this stunning city.