Combining beautiful heritage architecture with the promise of the Mediterranean, the city has long inspired wanderlust in those hoping to catch a glimpse of the French Riviera. But there’s a whole lot more to Nice than its warm climate and elegant beachfront restaurants – as our in-depth visitor guide reveals.
Nice may be the perfect coastal destination, but there are plenty of distractions to tempt you away from the sun lounger. Impressive Neoclassical architecture, Roman-age artefacts and a rich artistic legacy all contribute to the culture and heritage of this vibrant French city – ensuring something for every traveller, whatever their agenda.
To inspire your visit to the capital of the French Riviera as part of an Emerald Yacht Cruises itinerary, we’ve put together a comprehensive guide to Nice, from its must-see sights to its celebrated gastronomy.