A Weekend in Nice, France - The Perfect 3-Day Nice Itinerary Visual Story

By Alli Sewell


A Weekend in Nice, France - The Perfect 3-Day Nice Itinerary Visual Story

Planning a weekend in Nice, France? This in-depth 3 day Nice itinerary will take you...


Riviera Stroll: Promenade des Anglais to Place Massena

Your itinerary for Nice, France, will begin on the famous Promenade des Anglais. A walk...

DAY 1 - STOP 1

Promenade des Anglais

Taking a stroll along Promenade des Anglais is a must when in Nice. This seven-kilometer...

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DAY 1 - STOP 2

Jardin Albert 1er

Jardin Albert 1er is a beautiful city garden located off Promenade des Anglais. It's the...

DAY 1 - STOP 3

Parc de la Colline du Château

Colline du Château, or Castle Hill, is a tranquil park located in Vieux Nice. It's...

DAY 1 - STOP 4

Chapelle de la Miséricorde

Nice is known not just for its vast history and many traditions but also for...

DAY 1 - STOP 5

Place Massena

Located between Old Nice and New Nice, Place Massena is one of the largest squares...

DAY 1 - STOP 6

Hotel Negresco

Hotel Negresco is a famous hotel in Nice and on the Riviera in general. Along...

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DAY 1 - STOP 7

Opera de Nice

A visit to Opera de Nice, the main opera venue in Nice, is highly recommended...


An Excursion to Èze

Your weekend trip to Nice, France, will take you out of Nice briefly on day...


DAY 2 - STOP 1


Èze is a quaint hilltop village located just 12.5 kilometers from Nice. Being just a...

DAY 2 - STOP 2

Cours Saleya Market

Cours Saleya is an open-air market featuring fruit and vegetable stalls and its well-known flower...

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DAY 2 - STOP 3


Maido is a cute Japanese bistro that's perfect for a relaxed lunch or dinner. Everything...


DAY 2 - STOP 4

Riviera Bar Crawl

Hopping on a Riviera bar crawl is a great way to see all that Nice's...



Nice Through Art and History

The last day of your Nice travel guide will take you to some of the...

DAY 3 - STOP 1


Cimiez is an upscale residential area of Nice that was home to French nobility in...


DAY 3 - STOP 2

Musee National Marc Chagall

Often regarded by historians as one of the last of the first generation of European...

DAY 3 - STOP 3

Chez Pipo

Chez Pipo is the perfect place to stop for lunch or a quick snack. This...

DAY 3 - STOP 4

Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain

The Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain, or the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art...


DAY 3 - STOP 5

Musee du Palais Lascaris

Palais Lascaris is a historical European monument housed in a 17th-century aristocratic building. It's currently...

DAY 3 - STOP 6

Restaurant Le Safari

A meal at Le Safari is highly recommended to get a taste of traditional French...


In Conclusion

Nice is a melting pot of culture, history, fantastic cuisine, and stunning scenery. If you're...

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