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LA PROMENADE DES ANGLAIS

Nice owes this route its international standing!
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- 06000 NICE
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This famous seaside road is always elegantly decorated with flowers and follows the harmonious curve of Baie des Anges. Originally a footpath no more than 6 feet wide, it was widened by an Englishman, Reverend Lewis Way, at his expense in 1820 and the local population soon dubbed it ‘Chemin des Anglais’. In 1931, when it was given its final form with two roadways separated by a central reservation planted with palm trees, the ‘Prom’ was inaugurated by the Duke of Connaught, one of Queen Victoria’s sons.

Areas:
  • Sea side
  • City center
Upcoming events
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NICE ULTIMED
The biggest boats, the biggest skippers, the Clash of the Titans. See the details ›
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13ÈME AQUATHLON DE NICE
In a sporty and friendly atmosphere, young and old, novices and experienced, will discover the joys of this combined swimming and running event. See the details ›
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IRONMAN FRANCE-NICE
The Ironman France Nice has been voted “one of the best races in the world” by the magazine Triathlete USA. See the details ›
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