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Old Town (Vieille Ville)

Vieux Nice, 06000 Nice, France
+33 6 25 63 28 30
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This historic part of Nice feels like a medieval village with narrow streets curving between old buildings with red-tile roofs, small restaurants and open-markets.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“narrow streets” (443 reviews)
“flower market” (369 reviews)
“old town” (1,740 reviews)
Vieux Nice, 06000 Nice, France
Old Town / Vieux Nice
+33 6 25 63 28 30
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Reviewed yesterday

great selection of restaurants, cafes and shops, flower market and a few stalls selling soaps, oil etc

Thank Brian R
Reviewed yesterday

Again from Castle Hill, one can see the rooftops of the Old Town. We descended and walked the street parallel to the beach road. This street ( we were there on a Thursday ) had a fantastic market in the middle of the street and...More

Thank ComfortablyNumb133
Reviewed yesterday

Full of various museums and galleries, a very nice park and plenty of cafes and restaurants - the old town of Nice is a great place to chill in. We stayed in a stile back Street towards la Corinne du Chateau. This is located in...More

Thank RennyBA A
Reviewed 2 days ago

fun atmosphere, ok touristique, but authentique. lots of good shopping, of all sorts, spices, olive oil, traditional handicrafts, many restaurants , not of them top, but its is holiday time, so have fun, Enjoy, try the specialities. good remembrance and you will come back.

Thank Ingriddebombay
Reviewed 2 days ago

Old town Nice is both a historical and food history tour of nice. Walk down the small alleys and simply discover great places to eat and shop.

Thank BrainofSocrates
Reviewed 2 days ago

Easily spend half a day exploring the old town - the square just outside (Place Massena) is pretty. Good range of restaurants and bars on offer

Thank Meghna K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Dirty, unmanaged and crowdy. Some nice buildings still present but they all are highly unmanaged. You can see couple of outside tables of a restaurant in a narrow street and then smell urine in two metres from these tables. Or see a woman cleaning out...More

Thank Kat_teryna
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you like seeing old houses that ressemble the allés like in Italy .Really nice to see some cultural places too

Thank Esteves K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Certainly very quaint and with some great photo opportunities, it's worth a visit. We didn't eat or drink but looked like some nice places to do so.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Quaint lanes and streets, old buildings, sounds and smells of yesteryear... what a beautiful place to lose yourself! Shopping, eating or just sight-seeing, this is one lovely way to spend time in the Old Town.

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Julianna P
June 30, 2017|
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Response from DOLORESMERCADO | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I wouldn't know the answer..suggest you call Nice Cycle Tours that does the old town and maybe they can help you. Or try to contact the city authorities they must have a register of artisans or people that sell at... More
Petru V
June 25, 2017|
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Response from Alexandru_Gherman | Reviewed this property |
There is also bus no. 100 that passes by Villefranche from Monaco to Nice Port. You can walk easily to the Old Town towards the sea to see the WW1 memorial and the Promenade des Anglais. The flower market is just behind the... More
Craig E
June 2, 2017|
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Response from Jezekr | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. It was chilly when we were there the first part of May. So I'm sure it would be cold during your time frame. Would suggest looking at average weather temps online. Jacket, scarf and pants were needed. We... More