Highlights in Nice

Highlights in Nice during a Mediterranean cruise

Promenade des Anglais

  • beautiful promenade along the Mediterranean
  • dates from the second half of the 18th century
  • with blue chairs and cabanas
  • very popular with the locals

Opéra de Nice

  • most important opera in Nice
  • inaugurated on February 7, 1885
  • nowadays regular programs and performances are scheduled

Place Masséna

  • central square of the city
  • between the ancient and modern city
  • within walking distance of the Promenade des Anglais

Place Garibaldi

  • grand square in the center
  • with statue of Giuseppe Garibaldi
  • once the gateway to the city
  • there is a tram connection to Nice Ville train station

Cathédrale Sainte-Réparate

  • Cathedral of the Diocese of Nice
  • built between 1650 and 1699
  • located at Place Rossetti