1. Festive weekend at the Nice Carnival
To extend the holiday festivities, go away for the weekend and enjoy the friendly atmosphere at the heart of the Nice Carnival.
The Nice Carnival is one of the biggest in France and most famous in the world! For 2 weeks (and 3 weekends) in February, experience a succession of night shows and decorated floats in a joyful musical atmosphere! A battle of the flowers takes place every year: 20 flowered floats parade in the streets and distribute over 100,000 regional flowers to the public. A grandiose show, filled with enchantment and colours!
The carnival welcomes several thousand visitors every year: remember to book a place to stay early:
During your stay, take the opportunity to visit Nice’s town centre: history, culture, art and gastronomy, the city has a lot to offer. Here is a selection of tips and deals to discover Nice in a different light: 10 free or reasonably priced things to do!
For the most curious among you, here is a video with a small taste of what awaits you: