Cannes and Nice Travel Guide

Head to the French Riviera’s prized cities of Cannes and Nice for Mediterranean sun, Roman ruins, boulevards with grand hotels and designer shops, and restaurants with authentic Provencal cuisine.


Activities
Vieille Ville
Old Town, or Vieille Ville, is a jumble of a neighborhood that sits at the base of Castle Hill. It's the most charming part of Nice.
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  • 06300 Nice, France
  • Nice, Alpes Maritimes 6300 France

Vieille Ville

Old Town, or Vieille Ville, is a jumble of a neighborhood that sits at the base of Castle Hill. It's the most charming part of Nice.
06300 Nice, France Nice, Alpes Maritimes, France
Cimiez
The neighborhood Cimiez is home to both the city's Roman ruins and the Henri Matisse Museum.
  • Place Jean Paul II
  • Nice, Alpes Maritimes 6000 France

Cimiez

The neighborhood Cimiez is home to both the city's Roman ruins and the Henri Matisse Museum.
Place Jean Paul II Nice, Alpes Maritimes, France
Phone: 04 90 81 00 04
Cours Saleya
Cours Saleya, a long pedestrian avenue, is the heart of Nice. The thoroughfare is lined with beautiful restaurants and brasseries.
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Photo by Photographer: Andreas Prott
  • Cours Saleya
  • Nice, Alpes Maritimes 6300 France

Cours Saleya

Cours Saleya, a long pedestrian avenue, is the heart of Nice. The thoroughfare is lined with beautiful restaurants and brasseries.
Cours Saleya Nice, Alpes Maritimes, France
Phone: 33 4 92 14 48 00
Promenade des Anglais
This boulevard is where beachcombers, strollers, roller bladers and wine sippers of the world go to enjoy a slice of paradise.
  • Promenade des Anglais
  • Nice, Alpes Maritimes 6000 France

Promenade des Anglais

This boulevard is where beachcombers, strollers, roller bladers and wine sippers of the world go to enjoy a slice of paradise.
Promenade des Anglais Nice, Alpes Maritimes, France
Castle Hill
Castle Hill is a great place to go for fantastic views of Nice's Old Town and the port.
  • Mont}e du Ch0teau
  • Nice, Alpes Maritimes 6300 France

Castle Hill

Castle Hill is a great place to go for fantastic views of Nice's Old Town and the port.
Mont}e du Ch0teau Nice, Alpes Maritimes, France
Phone: 33 4 93 92 82 82
La Croisette
From this street you can catch a glimpse of the grand hotels, terraced apartments, designer shops and stylish restaurants in Cannes.
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  • Boulevard de la Croisette
  • Cannes, Alpes Maritimes 6414 France

La Croisette

From this street you can catch a glimpse of the grand hotels, terraced apartments, designer shops and stylish restaurants in Cannes.
Boulevard de la Croisette Cannes, Alpes Maritimes, France
Phone: 33 4 97 06 40 00
Le Suquet
The Le Suquet neighborhood sits above Cannes, and it's full of winding, tapered cobblestoned streets and antique homes.
  • Rue du Suquet
  • Cannes, Alpes Maritimes 6400 France

Le Suquet

The Le Suquet neighborhood sits above Cannes, and it's full of winding, tapered cobblestoned streets and antique homes.
Rue du Suquet Cannes, Alpes Maritimes, France

Hotels
Palais de la Mediterranee
The Palais de la Mediterranee is located on the famous Promenade des Anglais. Its original Art Deco façade is classified as a historic monument.
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  • 15 Promenade des Anglais
  • Nice, Alpes Maritimes 6000 France

Palais de la Mediterranee

The Palais de la Mediterranee is located on the famous Promenade des Anglais. Its original Art Deco façade is classified as a historic monument.
15 Promenade des Anglais Nice, Alpes Maritimes, France
Phone: 33 4 93 27 12 43
Hotel Martinez
Built in 1927 as a luxury seaside resort, the Martinez has a wonderful Art Deco motif.
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  • 73 Boulevard de la Croisette
  • Cannes, Alpes Maritimes 6400 France

Hotel Martinez

Built in 1927 as a luxury seaside resort, the Martinez has a wonderful Art Deco motif.
73 Boulevard de la Croisette Cannes, Alpes Maritimes, France
Phone: 33 4 93 90 12 34

Restaurants & Bars
Mi-Figue, Mi-Raisin
Mi-Figue, Mi-Raisin is the perfect place to experience authentic Provençal cuisine.
  • 27 Rue du Suquet
  • Cannes, Alpes Maritimes 6400 France

Mi-Figue, Mi-Raisin

Mi-Figue, Mi-Raisin is the perfect place to experience authentic Provençal cuisine.
27 Rue du Suquet Cannes, Alpes Maritimes, France

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