Nice is the fifth most populous city in France, after Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse, and it is the capital of the Alpes Maritimes department.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01: Arrive Nice
Arrive Nice. Upon arrival into Nice, transfer to your hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Nice
After breakfast at the hotel, discover the history and culture of Nice with a half day city tour. Your city tour of Nice begins with a visit to Castle Hill where the Greeks first arrived and where you can admire a breathtaking view of the old town and the port. Then it's
onto Cimiez where you will have the possibility to visit either the Chagall or Matisse Museum (entrances not included), as well as the Fransciscan monastery, Queen Victoria's Winter Palace and the roman ruins located within a beautiful mediterranean garden. The Russian Church will be our next stop and is indeed very surprising, as this is the biggest Russian Church built outside Russia under the last Tsar Nicolas II. After passing by La Promenade des Anglais, the tour will end in the beautiful old town of Nice with its restaurants, cafes and the famous flower market. Overnight stay at the hotel.