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Things to do in Alpes-Maritimes

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Zoo
“For the Kids Marine Park, (Dolphins/ Whales/Sea lions etc) Water Park flumes, wave pool (Aquasplash) Crazy Golf ”
  • 278 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Not as important or famous as other Picasso Museums. This building houses sketches and pottery mostly as well as visiting exhibits. The building and view from the walls of Antibes are stunning. ”
  • 202 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Vieux Nice is one of the city's main attraction and a must-see for any visitor.. it is a hive of activity, buzzing both day and night.”
  • 411 locals recommend
Convention Center
“The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most famous international festivals in the world, celebrating both art-house and mainstream cinema. Cannes comes alive every May when the most celebrated names in the film world descend on the city. Although the festival takes place all over town in every theatre, cinema and hotel, the main concentration is on its most famous street, La Croisette.”
  • 277 locals recommend
Road
“to go for a walk with family/loved one, to jog in the morning or just to enjoy the nice architecture of the most iconic hotels of Nice such as Negresco. Full of restaurants right by the sea... ”
  • 240 locals recommend
Museum
“The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art often features an exhibit along with their permanent collection featuring Nice native Yves Klein. Niki de Saint Phalle also has a permanent collection. Do not miss the rooftop of the MAMAC for spectacular views of the city!”
  • 218 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The newest shopping mall on the Cote DÁzur food, movies, selection of shops.”
  • 166 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Matisse spent a lot of time in this region. An very important impressionist artist, this museum is a must see. You can also buy prints of the artist’s work. Open 10am-6pm (closed on Tuesdays). Admission is 10 EUR for a ticket that’s good for 48 hours.”
  • 173 locals recommend
Park
“I would recommend to take a petit train which goes from Place Massena every 20 minutes to Colline du Château and back. Nice trip with audio guide. Would be interesting for all ages. ”
  • 261 locals recommend
Route
“Famous shopping street, with high end shops, concept stores, cafes and boutiques”
  • 187 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“It is the oldest area of Cannes, located on the mount Chevalier. Suquet means “summit” in Provençal. Stroll in the old and sinuous streets, discover the “real” Cannes atmosphere. On top of the hill, enjoy the shaded square, and discover the most amazing view over the city, the bay, the Islands… You can also visit the historic Notre Dame de l’Espérance church as well as the castlen now converted into the Musée de la Castre, which honors the Mediterranean and Antique civilizations. On the weekends only, discover the unique “Suquet des Artistes” : four local famous artists are hosted all year long unusual headquarters. You can discover and admire their works during the weekends. ”
  • 253 locals recommend
Port
“The famous Casino and the Palace of Monaco are worth the train or car ride - you can also follow the Grand prix circuit in a Ferrari ”
  • 187 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“from Theoule and Cannes and La napoule .. amazing swimming and a trip we recommend.”
  • 216 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Amazing view on the French riviera. The best panoramic spots where you can enjoy the view on Promenade des Anglais or Port of Nice. You can come up by foot or take an elevator. Opening hours: 8:30-18:00 from 01/10 to 31/03 et 8:30-20:00 from 01/04 to 30/09”
  • 254 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Located a stone´s throw from the Matisse Museum, this is a religious inspired collection.”
  • 130 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Un des marché les plus couru de la côte d'Azur! The famous marketplace of the french riviera!”
  • 237 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“On y mange la meilleure "socca" de Nice. You can eat the best Socca in Nice. Socca is the traditional plate of Nice.”
  • 198 locals recommend
Nightclub
“Prices - $$$ City: CANNES Le Baoli is the best night club in Cannes and it's quite selective. If you manage to get in you'll have a good time”
  • 86 locals recommend
Real Estate Agency
“Famous place with the Movies festival and the stairs that all the stars have climben, lots of palaces along the bay. Beautiful pyrotechnic festival above the sea on 7, 15 and 24 of August 2015.”
  • 109 locals recommend
Hotel
“Hotel Negresco is a boutique hotel. "Boutique" is an understatement. It's a majestic palace, with a distinct architecture reminiscing us of days bygone when kings, queens, presidents, aristocrats would travel to Nice. You may go in to eat at a restaurant. At the same time, please visit the art gallery inside. ”
  • 115 locals recommend
Café
“Small well known restaurant in Nice. Always full so consider to go there not too late for lunch.”
  • 100 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“If you are after specialty oyster place, this is a restaurant of your choice.”
  • 67 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Fait maison et toujours frais ; desserts XXL qu'on oublie pas et très grande terrasse agréable sur la piétonne / Homemade and always fresh; XXL desserts that we forget and very nice terrace on the pedestrian.”
  • 69 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“Découverte de la fabrication du verre soufflé Discovery of the manufacture of blown glass Scoperta delle fabricazione di vetro soffiato”
  • 54 locals recommend

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