A complete and very well documented walking tour of Nice Old Town to discover all its treasures (description above), with as a bonus, the visit of the Castle Hill Park, its gardens, its incredible 360 ° panoramas overlooking the city, its waterfall & its ruins.
This long option will be the perfect opportunity to know in greater depth about the whole history of Nice, and specifically the many wars that struck its emblematic Castle Hill, leading to the demolition of one of the most important military forts in the Mediterranean. Then, its transformation in municipal garden, undoubtedly one of the most beautiful parks in the city, where many figures rest in peace in the Castle Cemetery, one of the most spectacular in France (For an in-depth visit of the Castle Cemetery, please see our Nice Secret walking tour).
To climb the Castle Hill, there are 2 possibilities : without effort using the lift or passing by the stairs (93 meters high, around 400 steps).
Highlights of "Treasures of Nice Old Town & Castle Hill" Tour:
A unique immersion in the maze of alleys & streets of Nice Old Town
Its most beautiful: squares, monuments, noble palaces & Baroque churches
The true history of Nice Old Town and Castle Hill Park, its waterfall, its ruins and its 360 ° panoramic points
A local, professional & passionate guide, expert in Nice Old Town (Graduated Guide-Conférencier National)
A delicious tasting of food specialties of Nice
- Departure : Monday & Wednesday (9.30 am), Thursday, Saturday, Sunday (3.30 pm) from Castel Plage
- Route: Nice Old Town / Castle Hill Park
- Duration: 3h00 – 3h30 max
- Walking Tour
- Languages : English, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese,Portugese, Russe
- Rates: 29€ / person
During the tour we will offer you a great local food degustation (included).
8 quai des Etats Unis - 06300 Nice
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