Riviera Cruises, Perfumeries and Art: These Tours Are the Perfect Introduction to Nice

Explore Nice's sun-soaked streets with fun tours
Explore Nice's sun-soaked streets with fun tours | © Sylvain Oliveira / Alamy Stock Photo
The Mediterranean Sea and year-round sunny skies make Nice the perfect getaway for travellers seeking a sun-soaked break. If it’s your first time here, these tours are a great introduction!

The glamorous French Riviera has captured the hearts and imaginations of travellers since the 1700s. Artists including Matisse, Picasso and Renoir all fell in love with Nice’s sun-soaked streets, making this the perfect place for creative people to explore. Whether you’d like to dive into the city’s cultural scene or take a day trip to beautiful Provence to visit a perfumery, these classic tours have you covered.

ToursOriginal Old Town Food Tour in Nice
From $107 per person
3 hours
5 (1)
Welcome to Nice – on the Côte d’Azur! From the famous Place Masséna to the heart of the old town, Nice inspires people every day due to the local architecture and because of the fantastic regional food! Unique to Nice and its region, some dishes are a big part of the French culture. Have you ever tried “salade niçoise”, the “ratatouille” or even the socca? Join us in Nice and discover a must-see with us: the local markets! In a typical atmosphere, smelling fresh lavender, you will be one of the locals and will try some of the best ingredients you could have in the south of France. Your local food expert guide will be here to let you discover the city and answer your questions! You will taste, drink and discover Nice in a quite unique way.
Tours4-Hour Provence Organic Wine Tasting Tour from Nice
From $150 per person
3 hours 30 minutes
5 (5)
Visit two vineyards on Bellet Hill and taste organic Rosé, Red and White wines. There will also be a chance to taste some flavors of Provence during the tour such as olive oil, olive paste, fruity marmalade... Enjoy exploring the ouest side of the city of Nice during the tour.
ToursHalf-Day Tour to Eze and Monaco-Monte Carlo from Nice
From $65 per person
4 hours 30 minutes
3.8 (10)
Start your half-day tour with a panoramic view of Villefranche en route to the medieval village of Eze and visit its perfume factory. When you reach the Principality of Monaco your driver-guide takes you on a spin down the Formula One racetrack to Monte Carlo, which features outstanding architecture.

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AdmissionPrivate Riviera Boat Cruise with Captain - up to 4 people
From $368 per person
3 to 6 hours
4.8 (3)
Discover the wonders of the French Riviera with a boat all to yourselves, with your own private captain! From the lesser-known spots around St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat to snorkelling in grottos at La Mala, this unique tour has something to suit everyone. This experience is offered in English by our British captain who has many years’ knowledge of cruising Côte d’Azur!______Get ready for an experience you won’t forget in a hurry! Our captain has boundless local knowledge and will show you around the local area the way it’s meant to be – by boat! Gaze at the picturesque village of Eze, marvel at celebrity villas and relax in secluded spots, even during busy season. Stop off for lunch at a lovely beach and then have plenty of time for sunbathing, swimming and snorkelling (2x mask and snorkel provided). Even glimpse at the glamour of Monaco (conditions permitting)!______The boat is super comfortable for 3 people. This is how the Riviera was meant to be experienced!
AdmissionNice Art Tour: Chagall Museum, Matisse Museum and the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild
From $101 per person
4 hours 30 minutes
4.2 (10)
Discover the famous artistic heritage of the French Riviera on a half-day art tour, incorporating must-see museums and an opulent villa. With an expert guide, learn about different modern art movements while touring the Chagall Museum in the leafy neighborhood of Cimiez, and see the colors of the Cote d’Azur (French Riviera) come to life in the Matisse Museum. Your tour returns to Nice after a visit to the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild on the stunning Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat peninsula.
ToursProvence Countryside Small Group Day Trip From Nice
From $109 per person
8 hours
4.3 (10)
Arrive in the bay of Cannes, with its sandy beaches and luxurious boutiques. Stroll along the famous Croisette and just imagine the glamour on the red carpet of the film festival among the celebrities’ handprints. Then, escape to the inland for its quiet to awake your senses in Grasse, the world capital of perfume. Appreciate a guided tour in a factory that will reveal to you its secrets, or wander in the heart of the old town. In the course of the Alps and valleys, you will reach Gourdon, “Balcony of the French Riviera”, that culminates over the “Big blue sea”. Then wind down the river Loup gorges in order to end your journey by the “Jewel of our beloved Provence”: Saint Paul de Vence, one of the most visited villages in France and one of the top places for artists since the 1920s.