About Nice

Map of Provence-Alpes-Azur, France

Provence-Alpes-Azur (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur)

Department map of Alpes Maritimes
Alpes Maritimes : 6

Nice is in the Alpes Maritimes department of the Provence-Alpes-Azur region

The city of Nice is the largest along the Provencal coast. It became part of France as late as 1860, finally leaving the hands of the Savoies.

A favourite destination for tourist, located on the Mediterranean cost in south east France.

The famous Promenade des Anglais is the path along the coast with cafes, bars and beaches in a chic atmosphere.