Outdoor activities in Nice

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Nice: The Must-Do Activities

Nice: What to do when you get there?

Nice is a commune situated in the south-east of France, 30 kilometres from the Italian border. It sits on the edge of the Mediterranean, along Angels’ Bay and the mouth of the River Paillon.  

Nice is exposed to 2,700 hours of sunshine a year, equating to 300 days of sun annually, making it one of the brightest cities in France. In summer you’re guaranteed dry sunny weather, ideal for holidaymakers looking to enjoy a leisurely break.  

Thanks to the glorious weather you can take a stroll along the famous Promenade des Anglais. For those of you who prefer things a little more eventful, can try a large variety of board sports, skateboarding and longboarding.

Its geographical location between the sea and the mountains, makes Nice a great city to practice extreme sports, especially as it’s located only an hour away from popular ski resorts. Daredevils can give freeriding a shot or discover the joys of flying in the open air with a paragliding flight or skydive.    

Nice is fantastic spot that’s not limited to a specific season, you’ll find an exhilarating activity to enjoy all year round. You can try kitesurfing, scuba diving, jet skiing and flyboarding.  

There’s no doubt about it, Nice is a spectacular spot that proposes a large variety of extreme sports activities in a city that has a wealth of culture and is full of history.

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Around Nice

Cap-d'Ail
1 activity
Monaco
10 activities
Antibes
21 activities
Cannes
13 activities
Breil-sur-Roya
20 activities
Rocchetta Nervina
1 activity
Sanremo
2 activities
Fréjus
8 activities
Valberg
1 activity
Mercantour National Park
11 activities
San Lorenzo al Mare
1 activity
Verdon Gorge
59 activities
Liguria
2 activities
Imperia
1 activity
Auron
1 activity
Alpii Maritimi
2 activities
Le Cannet-des-Maures
1 activity
Pra Loup, Espace Lumière
7 activities
Les Orres
6 activities
Vars, La Forêt Blanche
9 activities
Hyeres
31 activities
Embrun
3 activities
Risoul, La Forêt Blanche
10 activities
Lake Serre Ponçon
18 activities
Sisteron
2 activities
Eygliers
1 activity
Queyras
3 activities
Toulon
3 activities
Toulon
3 activities
Tallard
1 activity
Laragne-Montéglin
2 activities
Gap
6 activities
Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer
4 activities
Gémenos
1 activity
Vallouise
1 activity
Briançon, Serre-Chevalier
7 activities
Briancon
2 activities
Serre Chevalier
19 activities
Aix-en-Provence
3 activities
Ecrins National Park
3 activities
Cassis
2 activities
Genova
8 activities
Monetier, Serre-Chevalier
3 activities
Turin
2 activities
Calanques
7 activities
Marseille
3 activities
Mont Ventoux
6 activities
La Grave
8 activities
Portofino
7 activities
Valfréjus, Haute Maurienne
4 activities
Les Deux Alpes
6 activities
Calvi
3 activities
Val Cenis, Haute Maurienne
6 activities
Haute-Maurienne
2 activities
L'Île-Rousse
6 activities
Albiez-Montrond, Les Sybelles
2 activities
Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine
8 activities
Alpe d'Huez
5 activities
Bessans, Haute Maurienne
9 activities
Martigues
5 activities
Val Thorens
1 activity
Val Thorens, Les Trois Vallées
9 activities
Bonneval-sur-Arc, Haute Maurienne
3 activities
Le Corbier, Les Sybelles
1 activity
Chamrousse
9 activities
Val d'Isère, Espace Killy
10 activities
Val d'Isère
2 activities
Meribel
2 activities
Porto Ota
4 activities
Saillans
1 activity
Courchevel, Les Trois Vallées
7 activities
Tignes
1 activity
Tignes, Espace Killy
24 activities
Avignon
1 activity

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All our activities in Nice

Canyoning
Jet Skiing
    Scuba Diving
      Stand up Paddle
        Parasailing
          Kayaking
            Helicopter tours
              Freediving
                Flyboard / Hoverboard
                  Snorkeling
                    Rafting
                      Bungee Jumping

                        Nice: What to do when you get there?

                        Nice is a commune situated in the south-east of France, 30 kilometres from the Italian border. It sits on the edge of the Mediterranean, along Angels’ Bay and the mouth of the River Paillon.  

                        Nice is exposed to 2,700 hours of sunshine a year, equating to 300 days of sun annually, making it one of the brightest cities in France. In summer you’re guaranteed dry sunny weather, ideal for holidaymakers looking to enjoy a leisurely break.  

                        Thanks to the glorious weather you can take a stroll along the famous Promenade des Anglais. For those of you who prefer things a little more eventful, can try a large variety of board sports, skateboarding and longboarding.

                        Its geographical location between the sea and the mountains, makes Nice a great city to practice extreme sports, especially as it’s located only an hour away from popular ski resorts. Daredevils can give freeriding a shot or discover the joys of flying in the open air with a paragliding flight or skydive.    

                        Nice is fantastic spot that’s not limited to a specific season, you’ll find an exhilarating activity to enjoy all year round. You can try kitesurfing, scuba diving, jet skiing and flyboarding.  

                        There’s no doubt about it, Nice is a spectacular spot that proposes a large variety of extreme sports activities in a city that has a wealth of culture and is full of history.

                        See more

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