Rent bikes, go for a stroll, grab a bench for some people-watching, hit the beach or stop at one of the many restaurant terraces for a meal. The heart of Nice, the Promenade des Anglais, is a seaside promenade built in the early 19th century that stretches roughly 4 miles, from the airport nearly to the port of Nice.
While the area was the site of a terrorist attack in 2016, the promenade has rebounded as Nice’s beating heart.
Things to Know/Bring
Wear good walking shoes and bring water and sunscreen.
There are many restaurants with water views along the promenade.
Parking garages are located nearby.