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The Best Things to Do for a Couple in Nice

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Nice in the French Riviera is the perfect destination for couples looking to experience romance, excitement, and cherished moments. The phenomenal Mediterranean coastline, the enchanting old town feel, and the city’s rich socio-cultural history make Nice the ideal destination for couples. Strolling through colorful flower markets, wandering in ancient ruins, or watching the sun goes down with a closer view form a hilltop castle, this city of beauty has hundreds of cherished memories to offer to you and your other half. Among the many activities, in Nice, here are few things to do to make the romantic getaways one to remember.

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild

Explore an Eclectic Villa and Gardens Overlooking the Sea

Recommended for:

– Couples

– History Enthusiasts

– Photography Lovers


**Location:** 1 Avenue Ephrussi de Rothschild, 06230 Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France

Cours Saleya Flower Market

Shopping at an Open-Air Market Brimming with Local Produce

Recommended for:

– Couples

– Food Lovers

– Shopping Enthusiasts




Castle Hill (Colline du Château)

Enjoy Incredible Views of Nice and the Mediterranean

Recommended for:

– Couples

– History Buffs

– Photography Enthusiasts


making it a perfect romantic spot for couples.

The building also has a café on the top and having a cup of coffee or some warm tea and biscuits while enjoying the views is nice as well.  Don’t forget to visit the souvenir shop to pick up a memento of your visit.

There is no doubt that hiking through Castle Hill is an excellent opportunity to be inspired with historical traditions and magnificent viewpoints.

Location: Montée du Château, Vieux Nice, 06300, Nice, France



Roman Ruins of Cimiez

Explore the Ruins of an Ancient Roman City

Recommended for:

– Couples

– History Enthusiasts

Wander through the ruins and explore the impressive amphitheater and arena, where once lively performances and gladiatorial contests took place. Marvel at the ancient thermal baths, a testament to the advanced engineering of the Roman era, and visit the paleo-Christian basilica, a site of early Christian worship.

Located just over a kilometer north of central Nice, the Roman Ruins of Cimiez are easily accessible by bus or car, making it a convenient and enriching excursion. Immerse yourself in history and enjoy a unique journey through time with your loved one.

Location: 184 Avenue des Arènes de Cimiez, 06000 Nice, France



Back in Time in a Mountaintop Medieval Village

Recommended for:

– Couples

– History Lovers

– Photography Enthusiasts


Perched high atop a mountain, the medieval village of Èze offers a magical escape with its breathtaking views of the Mediterranean’s azure waters. Nestled between Nice and Monaco, this enchanting village is easily accessible by car or bus.

Strolling through the narrow, cobbled streets of Èze feels like stepping into a fairy tale. The flower-covered buildings and charming passageways create a picturesque setting perfect for romantic exploration. Visit the 14th-century Èze Castle and its lush gardens, where you can immerse yourself in the village’s rich history and enjoy panoramic views that are simply unforgettable.

After exploring, indulge in a delightful Mediterranean meal at one of the quaint restaurants that dot the village. The local cuisine, paired with the stunning backdrop, makes for a memorable dining experience.

Art lovers will find plenty to admire in Èze, with its array of art galleries, shops, and boutiques offering French silks, intricate tapestries, handcrafted perfumes, and porcelain. Whether you’re looking for a unique souvenir or simply want to enjoy the local craftsmanship, Èze has something special for everyone.

Take a trip to Èze which is a remarkable town and be romanced by the timeless beauty and romantic atmosphere of the town.

Book you private tour to Eze right now !

Boat Ride along the French Riviera

Experience a Romantic Boat Ride along the Picturesque Côte d’Azur

Recommended for:

– Couples

– Adventure Seekers

– Nature Lovers


Imagine gliding across the sparkling Mediterranean Sea, the sun warming your face and the gentle sea breeze in your hair. As you cruise along the French Riviera, you’ll be treated to unparalleled views of charming seaside towns, luxurious villas, and the rugged coastline. It’s a picture-perfect setting that will make your time together even more special.

Whether you choose a private boat tour or join a group excursion, this experience promises to be unique and unforgettable. You’ll have the chance to explore hidden coves, swim in crystal-clear waters, and perhaps even spot some local marine life. Many tours also offer the opportunity to stop at nearby islands or coastal towns, adding an extra layer of adventure to your trip.

A boat ride along the Côte d’Azur is the epitome of romance. Share this enchanting experience with your loved one and create lasting memories as you take in the beauty of one of the world’s most iconic coastlines.

Location: Nice, French Riviera


Parc Phoenix

Relax and Rejuvenate in Nice’s Iconic Garden Park

Recommended for:

– Couples

– Nature Lovers


Parc Phoenix is a tranquil haven in the heart of Nice, making it one of the city’s most iconic spots for couples to unwind and reconnect.

 This garden park has become one of the most popular destinations thanks to its exotic gardens, peculiar plants, and lively animal life, creating a serene oasis amidst the bustling city.

Every time you walk through the park’s winding paths, you take a journey through your senses as you visit one of the many gorgeously landscaped gardens that the park has to offer as well as some lovely plants and flowers from other countries. It is cool here and the weather is so fine with birds singing in the background adding quality to the quiet ambiance.

Benches are scattered throughout the park, inviting you to sit and soak in the peaceful surroundings. Whether you’re organizing a picnic on the grass, sitting by the tranquil lake, or simply enjoying a leisurely walk, Parc Phoenix offers countless opportunities to relax and enjoy each other’s company.

The park’s picturesque setting is ideal for romantic moments. Watch the sunset over the city, creating a magical backdrop for a memorable evening. Parc Phoenix is also a perfect spot for a marriage proposal, offering a beautiful and intimate environment to ask the big question.

With its blend of natural beauty and serene ambiance, Parc Phoenix is a must-visit destination for couples looking to create unforgettable memories in Nice.



Perfume Workshop at Molinard

Create a Personalized Perfume Together on the Côte d’Azur


Recommended for:

– Couples

– Art and Craft Enthusiasts

– Scent Lovers


The Côte d’Azur is well known for its extensive history in the world of fragrance, and therefore is an ideal location for something special and different.
Instead of merely giving your partner a perfume, why not go on one of these romantic workshops together?

Molinard is well-known as a place where people learn about smells, with experts to guide you. The course includes getting to know how perfume is made, understanding what different scents are, and blending them together so that they make a nice, balanced scent. You will be able to have fun while learning because this experience is interactive and educational too–so it’s not just sitting in one place all day!

You’ll have the opportunity to experiment with a variety of scents and combine them to create a perfume which is a blend of your most preferred scents. The process is creative and enjoyable, providing a wonderful way to spend time together.

A personalized fragrance that signifies the period you had with one another at the magnificent Côte d’Azur will be a souvenir of love for you both. During the session each person should ensure that they select their best types of smells so as to make unique cologne to symbolize their different preferences and likings in various situations also.

**Location:** Molinard, Côte d’Azur, France

For the best experience of Nice, book a tour with us and we will make unforgettable memories for you in the French Riviera.

Our romantic getaways will have you visiting quaint villages or even creating your own perfume. In addition, if you need a private transfer then look no further than Riviera Connecting who offer top quality service throughout the entire region employing only best trained drivers recognised for their professionalism and punctuality. Trust us to give you something really special while staying at Nice.

See you in Nice !!