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Nice's Old Town Highlights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

1. Nice's Old Town Highlights: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Enjoy the beautiful old town of Nice on a self-guided audio tour. You will receive the instructions on your voucher after booking. Visit the Palais de la Prefecture, Palais de Justice, and more with an audio guide at your own pace. Download the app and start your near the Opera House. You will see their administrative seat, the Senate, and the ducal residence, now the Palais de la Prefecture. Hear about the French Revolution of 1789, and other seminal events that changed the face of Vieux Nice.  Marvel at the embellished churches in baroque style, Palais Lascaris, and the Cathédrale Sainte-Réparate. You will see the tavern which inspired painter Raoul Dufy, the buildings where Thomas Jefferson, Matisse, and Napoleon stayed, and the old Jewish quarter.  You will walk up to the place where executioners washed their hatchets and know about the scandalous washerwoman who repelled a Turkish attack, the saints at the center of Nice’s spiritual life, and how Cours Saleya got its name. Soak in the vibrant atmosphere while listening to the history of the town. During the tour, choose to pause the app at any time to take a break or spend some more time seeing the sights. Delve deeper into Nice’s fascinating history, on this informative tour and discover the story of this beautiful city. 

Vieux Nice : The Digital Audio Guide

2. Vieux Nice : The Digital Audio Guide

Welcome to Old Nice, a dazzling gem on the French Riviera that captivates with its timeless charm. Explore its picturesque alleyways, where history unfolds through colorful facades imbued with character. The Saint-François Tower, a majestic sentinel of the past, and the churches steeped in historical wealth will immerse you in an enchanting atmosphere. The Prefectural Palace, an elegant witness to architectural heritage, stands with timeless grace. The local market awakens your senses with a palette of authentic Mediterranean flavors, while historic squares pulsate with captivating energy. From the summit of Old Nice, savor a panoramic view of the Mediterranean, a breathtaking tableau that enhances this experience. As you wander through these alleyways, each corner reveals a hidden treasure, a snippet of history that makes Old Nice a unique destination. The digital audio guide of Old Nice will be your ideal companion to unveil fascinating details and well-guarded secrets of this district steeped in mystery and beauty. Explore at your own pace, be charmed by the enchanting atmosphere of Old Nice, and live an experience that will forever imprint your memories of the French Riviera.

Vieux Nice : Discovery Stroll and Reading Walking Tour

3. Vieux Nice : Discovery Stroll and Reading Walking Tour

Welcome to Old Nice, a dazzling gem on the French Riviera that captivates with its timeless charm. Explore its picturesque alleyways, where history unfolds through colorful facades imbued with character. The Saint-François Tower, a majestic sentinel of the past, and the churches steeped in historical wealth will immerse you in an enchanting atmosphere. The Prefectural Palace, an elegant witness to architectural heritage, stands with timeless grace. The local market awakens your senses with a palette of authentic Mediterranean flavors, while historic squares pulsate with captivating energy. From the summit of Old Nice, savor a panoramic view of the Mediterranean, a breathtaking tableau that enhances this experience. As you wander through these alleyways, each corner reveals a hidden treasure, a snippet of history that makes Old Nice a unique destination. The written guide of Old Nice will be your ideal companion to unveil fascinating details and well-guarded secrets of this district steeped in mystery and beauty. Explore at your own pace, be charmed by the enchanting atmosphere of Old Nice, and live an experience that will forever imprint your memories of the French Riviera.

Nice city tour: audio guide app in your smartphone

4. Nice city tour: audio guide app in your smartphone

No vehicles are permitted within the confines of the Old Town of Nice, thus the exclusive mode of experiencing it is by foot. Navigate through the narrow streets and discover the key attractions using the self-guided tour application. An accompanying map will delineate the walking route, while audio commentary will serve as your personal guide. During this tour, you will undoubtedly encounter: • Place Masséna and the Fountain of the Sun • Saint Reparata Cathedral and Notre-Dame-du-Port • Cours Saleya Flower Market • Laskari Palace • Ruins of the castle • A panoramic view of the city and the sea from the observation deck at Parc du Chateau This tour encompasses 20 significant points and is structured for a leisurely 2-hour stroll. You are welcome to pause the audio guide whenever desired, allowing for breaks at local cafes or even a quick swim in the sea. Feel free to veer into any charming alley, temporarily diverge from the route, omit points of lesser interest, or replay the commentary as needed. The exploration of the Old Town concludes at the Limpia port. Upon its conclusion, you have the option to further delve into the city's offerings: explore Notre-Dame-de-Port Cathedral, embark on a bay cruise, or partake in a sightseeing bus tour.

Nice : The Digital Audio Guide

5. Nice : The Digital Audio Guide

Discover Nice at your own pace with the digital audio guide. This jewel of the French Riviera combines Mediterranean elegance with a rich history and modern life. The audio guide will lead you to explore the narrow streets of Old Nice, unveiling architectural treasures, lively markets, and sunny beaches. Take advantage of the autonomy offered by the audio guide to appreciate the unique charms of Nice, from artistic masterpieces to culinary delights. Whether strolling along the Promenade des Anglais or exploring authentic neighborhoods, let yourself be guided towards a personalized and unforgettable experience in Nice. Immerse yourself in the adventure and let the beauty of the city captivate you at every street corner. Explore Nice with the digital audio guide and follow a comprehensive itinerary accompanied by exclusive insights provided by a local historian.

Nice Outdoor Escape Game: Raiders of the lost city

6. Nice Outdoor Escape Game: Raiders of the lost city

Immerse yourself in a quest like no other! You will be an adventurer looking for a hidden treasure. This experience will make you discover the best vantage points of the city. Be prepared to learn plenty of anecdotes on Nice and have a great deal of fun. If you are curious and eager to wander in the incredible city of Nice, look no further and join the quest now! The app offers precise directions through the city. Play at your own pace. Feel free to pause and explore your surroundings whenever you wish. After you book the game, you’ll get an email with instructions on how to play. Head to the Fontaine du Soleil and start the quest in the app. End the tour at Crypte de Nice. For larger groups, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group. All group members will be able to play the city game on their smartphone. Alternatively, each person can purchase their own voucher. You can play as a group and solve the clues together as you walk, or you can split into smaller groups/teams and compete against the others. Each person can also play on their own, separate from the group, and meet the group at the end.

Exploration of Old Nice Walking Tour

7. Exploration of Old Nice Walking Tour

Experience the vibrant old Nice in style. You will be charmed by narrow cobblestone streets and pastel-hued buildings. In three hours, you will explore the must-see places in the ancient city with a local professional guide. Experience the beautiful 19th-century park to the 16th-century Catholic Cathedral at the heart of Old town Nice. You will enjoy exploring one of the most beautiful museums in France - the ancient music instruments museum. And climax your tour with amazing views of the sea and the city at the castle hill, formerly a military citadel.

Fantastic Family Walking Tour in Nice

8. Fantastic Family Walking Tour in Nice

Embark on a magical family adventure with our three-hour walking tour of Nice, France. Begin your journey at the iconic Place Giuseppe Garibaldi, where you will marvel at the grandeur of this historic square. Next, explore the stunning Musée du Palais Lascaris, where you can immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of the region. Afterwards, discover the vibrant Marché Aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, where you can peruse the many colorful stalls and take in the delightful fragrances of the flowers and spices. Finally, make your way up to the breathtaking Castle Hill, where you can soak in the stunning panoramic views of the city and the sparkling Mediterranean Sea. This tour is perfect for families looking to experience the best of Nice together.

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What people are saying about Palais Lascaris

Interesting, lots of information and a good tour of the old town at your own pace. At times it wasn't entirely clear where to go and the map was only partially helpful. Overall a great tour. Please more.

We really appreciated this guided audio tour because using the file provided is very simple and we have great freedom in the pace of the visit. You can take breaks whenever you want.

Good tour! I had a wonderful time. Itinerary includes lovely narrow streets and ascending to a great viewing platform.

greatly organized and fairly easy to use, would recommend