Nice is a city located on the beautiful French Riviera in southern France. Sitting on the pebbly Baie des Anges, the city boasts picturesque views that attract the elite and artists alike. Ideally situated on the Mediterranean, day trips to Italy and Monaco are possible from this idyllic location.
Flying to Nice by Private Jet with Admiral Jet
The journey to Nice by Private Jet is relatively short (around 2 hours from any London airport). You can fly using Admiral Jet’s range of small and larger private aircraft.
Our clients can fly by Private Jet from any airport to Nice, and we help arrange every step of the journey. All you have to do is show up 15 minutes before you’re due for take-off. Our clients travel to Nice year-round for leisure, business, events, and we help get you there quickly, painlessly, and in comfort.
You can fly into Nice Cote d’Azur Airport, just 12 minutes away from the city centre. Alternatively, you can fly into Cannes Mandelieu Airport, St Tropez La Mole Airport or Toulon Hyeres Airport (each within 30 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes drive of Nice).
Festivals in Nice
Nice is more than just a pebble beach in the Mediterranean. The city prides itself on its events, and you can head over for some local culture, sun, and immersive experiences. The Nice Jazz Festival (the first in France) has been held annually since 1948, featuring all the greats from Louis Armstrong to Diana Krall; the Nice Jazz Festival is still a powerful experience today.
Are you tough enough for IronMan?
Every June, you will find the sporting world focused on one target – Nice. The IronMan festival is a test of pique physical condition, combining swimming, cycling and foot race that spans 225 km (140 miles). It’s the world’s greatest Ironman, attracting more than 2,500 athletes from around the world.
Shopping in Nice
Can you really say that you’ve visited France if you haven’t been shopping? Nice offers some fantastic shopping experiences. From huge flower markets located in the beautiful Old Town, to the Trésors Publics, the best souvenir shop full of exquisite French-made gifts. On top of that, you can find high-end boutiques and beach boho vibe fashion stores throughout the city.
The Promenade in Nice is, in a word – stunning! You have the blue azure of the sea on one side, with plenty of cabanas and outdoor restaurant seating on the other. It’s perfect for taking a romantic stroll with a loved one or simply basking in the Mediterranean sun.
Top Tips for Visiting Nice
Galleries in Nice
- Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice (Fine Arts Museum): This museum houses an extensive collection of European art, including paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts, spanning from the 15th to the 20th century. It’s housed in a beautiful neoclassical building.
- Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MAMAC): While also mentioned in the previous response, MAMAC is a historic venue that has played a significant role in the city’s cultural landscape. It’s not only a contemporary art museum but also showcases modern works, contributing to the artistic dialogue of the region.
- Chapelle de la Miséricorde: This historic chapel often hosts temporary art exhibitions and cultural events. It’s a beautiful example of Baroque architecture and provides an atmospheric setting for artistic displays.
Day Trip to Cannes or St Tropez
Being just a short drive or train journey, it is certainly worth spending the day visiting these beautiful and noteworthy locations.
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