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Private Tour: 4-Hour Sightseeing Tour in Nice
"Meet your guide at the previously arranged and time and start your private tour. First head to historic part of Nice Cimiez. This is not only a place for a winter holiday of Queen Victoria which is commemorated by a statue at the top of Boulevard de Cimiez it is also the site of the Roman city Cemile-num. In 2C there were at least 20000 Romans living here. Many vestiges of their city remain. With your guide you can walk around the Site Archeologique Gallo-Romain. You'll see magnificent Monastery Franciscan and and walk along the famous rose garden
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Private Tour: 4-Hour Sightseeing and Wine Tasting Tour in Nice
"Meet your guide at the previously arranged and time and start your private tour. Your guide will then take you to the Old Town of Nice. You will drive across the Promenade des Anglais this wide promenade facing south and flanking the sea along its entire length provides wonderful views of the Baie des Anges and a popular place for a lengthy stroll. The guide will show you the famous architectural buildings located on the Promenade des Anglais: Hotel Negresco the Massena Museum Mediterranean Palace and we will stop in front of the Old Town near the Apolonia monument on the Square Massena.Take a stroll through the old town with your guide. A visit begins on the Cours Saleya where are many small and cozy shops and restaur this elegant Baroque square is home to the famous flower and vegetable market. The tasting will begin at the oldest wine cellar Bianchi. You will be able to taste the best wines of Provence and the neighboring Italy
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Private Tour: 4-Hour Sightseeing Tour in Nice
"Meet your guide at the previously arranged and time and start your private tour. First head to historic part of Nice Cimiez. This is not only a place for a winter holiday of Queen Victoria which is commemorated by a statue at the top of Boulevard de Cimiez it is also the site of the Roman city Cemile-num. In 2C there were at least 20000 Romans living here. Many vestiges of their city remain. With your guide you can walk around the Site Archeologique Gallo-Romain. You'll see magnificent Monastery Franciscan and and walk along the famous rose garden
From EUR360.00

Place Massena Tips (18)

Main Luxe Shopping Area

Place Messena is a large square that is bounded by the Jardin Albet 1 on the west side, the Promenade Du Paillon on the east side, the Fountain Du Soleil on the south Side and the Luxe Department...
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machomikemd
Aug 22, 2016

Nice's Christmas Village.

As we visited Nice at Christmas time, Place Massena, Nice's main square, had been converted into a Christmas Village. It had a giant ferris wheel, an ice palace, an ice-skating rink, a huge Christmas...
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IreneMcKay
Jan 02, 2016

Place Massena

Place Massena or Massena Square is Nice’s main square which links Nice's Old and New Towns. It is surrounded by beautiful old buildings, all painted red.The Fontaine du Soleil or the Sun Fountain is...
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IreneMcKay
Jan 02, 2016

Place Massena

Technically, Place Massena is part of the Old Town, but it has a completely different feel. Cut through by Nice's ultra modern tram line, the wide open plaza stands apart from the tight streets of...
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antistar
Nov 24, 2015

Place Messena--Nice's beautiful central square

Place Massena is an attractive square surrounded by shops and restaurants which are concentrated along the Rue Messina, a pedestrian only zone. A cluster of rich, red colored buildings mark the...
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VeronicaG
Dec 07, 2009

The most famous square

This huge square can't be missed when in Nice. It's surrounded by the Albert I and Massena gardens and the imposing red-coloured buildings. Not to mention the fountains.This is where a parade, show or...
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viddra
Jul 29, 2009

Place Massena

Considered the centre of the city, Place Massena is the stage for the festivities during le Carnaval de Nice. The elegant buildings around the square date from 1850 and mix the arcades of rue de...
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MM212
Jun 15, 2009

Place Massena

The Place Massena was opened in June 2007. It is a wide-open pedestrianised square, watch out for the trams though. The square has its critics, due to lack of shade & greenery. I loved the open...
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tim07
Nov 09, 2008

Round square

Unfortunately, place Massena was still being restored while we were in Nice, but it was impossible not to notice how beautiful this square is. I was really impressed by the lines that dominate this...
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BurgerQueen
Oct 04, 2007

Great - especially in evenings

Place Massena is nice place to visit in the daytime, but it looks wonderful in evenings. Look at photos - in evenings Place Massena get sensation of mysteriousness and fountain very good belongs to...
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Huks
Aug 14, 2007

Massena Square

Massena Square - Fountaine du Soleil. No doubt one of Nice’s most famous places where the cities life revolves. Originally created in 1832, it has been redesigned several times since then and in 1852...
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keeweechic
Aug 08, 2006

La Place Massena

This is the true heart of Nice. On the northern side of the square you will find elegant buildings with arcades tinted in that famous Pompeian red. To the East, enjoy a beautiful perspective with a...
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TRimer
Feb 04, 2005
 
 
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Vieux Nice - Old Town

the old town of Nice is located along the south eastern part of the city and it stretches roughly from the Port of Nice and extends up to the Place Messena area and Prince Albert 1 gardens. there are...
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Cours Saleya

this will be my things to do tip, I will have a separate shopping tip for it. The Cours Saleya is the famous old Market of Nice and is actually four different markets in one of which the Marché aux...
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Notre Dame de Nice

We visited this beautiful church twice. First we viewed it at night when it was all lit up, then we re- visited it by day. The Basilica of Notre-Dame de Nice is a Roman Catholic basilica located on...
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The Promenade du Paillon

The River Paillon once separated the old and new parts of Nice. Nowadays most of it has been covered over and made into a long stretch of pleasant parkland. We walked along it starting from the sea....
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Paloma Cantine

A unique atmosphere in the port of Nice, the Paloma Cantine oscillates between bistro chic canteen. Small card to control fresh, suggestions that vary according to the season , grilled fish . The wine...
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Casino Barrière Le Ruhl

there are several Casinos along Nice of which most are located along the Promenade De Anglais Area of which you actually don't need to go to Monte Carlo in Monaco to Gamble (unless you want to gamble...
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