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Free Nice Walking Tour Around Nice Old Town and castle Hill

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish, French
Quality Verified Registered on September 19, 2019

We are a friendly and dedicated team of guides, and we want to share our passion for traveling, life and France. We love what we do, so our goal is to give you the most fun experience and help you to find the best that the French Riviera and Paris has for you. You will be in the hands of a trusted local specialist with years of experience and vast knowledge. We wait for you!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

The definitive way to explore any city is on foot. And, the best way to discover everything a new city has to offer is with a well-informed local guide. It all comes down to the guiding, who and what they know. To set the scene, we meet at Place Massena, just by the statue of Apollo who is known as the most beautiful god of many things. God of music, truth, healing, the sun and light, poetry, and more. And there you have it, Nissa La Bella portrayed in a single statue. The colony of Nice was founded around 350 BC by the Greek seafarers who had taken Marseille. They named their colony Nikaia, to commemorate a nearby warrior because Nike in Greek means victory. Now, check your footwear, do you see any logo? You’re walking in the footsteps of a Greek warrior, around a beautiful Italianate-French city, wearing trainers with a big tick on the side. Suddenly it all makes sense, right? On our free walking tour we will contemplate the beautiful Belle Epoque Opera of Nice. We will visit the Old Quarter, and in its center is the Cours Saleya, where we will take a break so you can enjoy the unmistakable Mediterranean baroque vibe. We will follow the Galerie des Ponchettes, a world famous gallery, and in Place Rossetti you will discover La Cathédrale Ste Réparate, a baroque masterpiece. There will be a lot to see and to know, so we are waiting for you!

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  • Meeting point:
    1bis Place Massena 06000 Nice France
    1bis Place Massena 06000 Nice France
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    In Fontaine du Soleil, in Place Massena. Look for the guide with a red umbrella and shirt.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

202 ratings
4.6
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4.74
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4.53
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4.66
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4.57
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Mª Dolores 27 Nov 2022
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Travelled in group - Nov 2022

Imprescindible para saber la historia de Niza. La Gurú Rocio magnifica. Gran profesional y muy implicada con los usuarios. Recomendado 100%

Carolina 25 Nov 2022
Barcelona
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022

Muy recomendable. La ruta muy bonita por los puntos más emblemáticos de Niza con explicaciones de la guía muy interesantes, cargadas de anécdotas que hacían muy atract...

Celia 24 Nov 2022
Valladolid
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022

Todo un acierto. Luci fue muy agradable y nos indicó todos los lugares a conocer y sobre todo recomendaciones. Repetiríamos sin dudarlo

Angeles 23 Nov 2022
Rubí
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Travelled in group - Nov 2022

Buena experiencia con esta compañía de free tours. Los volveré a contratar si los necesito en cualquier otra ciudad

elsa 21 Nov 2022
Ávila‎
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Travelled in group - Nov 2022

Fenomenal

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What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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