Take a leisurely walk and discover some of the many sights and monuments hidden among the winding streets of the old town. It’s 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.
The tour last about 1h30 and covers the history of from the ancient Greeks, to the Romans and from the middle ages to recent history on the French Riviera. Learn about the plight of Catherine Segurane, a heroine of Nice who saved the city with her courageous resistance in the face of adversity or Guiseppe Garibaldi who led the Italian revolutions which brought about the emergence of modern Italy. During the walking tour you will hear these stories as you pass through the main city centre square, the promenade des anglais, the fruit and flower market, the cathedral of Nice and more.
The tour is safe because it’s almost completely through pedestrian streets and it’s free! Our guide has a keen interest in local history and a passion for the city and so is a great source of local information should you have any questions.