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Capital of the Côte d'Azur, Nice is a key place for travellers from the LBGT community. A city which is open and socially mixed, it was one of the first French cities to work with IGLTA (International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association).
The Nice Carnival 2018 "King of Space" did not take place in ideal conditions. The bad weather punctuated each day of celebration and invited the public to brave the elements.
However, the majority came, in number, to greet this edition which will remain very special and will mark the history of Nice and its Carnival, the oldest event and the most visible marker of tradition and “nissarde” culture.
This year will also mark the end, for the Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau, of a beautiful adventure of more than 20 years. With the will to always accompany the event in its evolution towards the 21st century, without losing anything of its essence and in the respect of its symbolism.
From 17 February to 3 March 2017, Nice will welcome a fresh new Carnival on the theme of the “King of Space”.
It is already possible to book a stay and to make the most of special Early Booking rates (Special “Early Booking” offer valid for any purchase made online to the 15th October 2017).
The Nice Carnival 2018 will take place from 11th February to 3rd March 2018. He will be ‘King of Space". A theme which opens all perspectives to imagination and that is still a topical subject...
As part of its quality approach, Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau presents a new feature “My Road Book” on the site nicetourisme.com.
Since it was created in June 2008, inspired by City Passes, the “French Riviera Pass”, key to a successful stay, provides access free of charge to the French Riviera’s main emblematic cultural and tourist sights...
In 2016, all the reception facilities of the Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau have undergone an internal revolution. In the latest design, everything is new, accessible and connected, in response to the most demanding specifications so that we can offer maximum comfort to visitors. The resulting facilities are now up to the standard Nice deserves.
The cuisine of Nice is widely appreciated and has found its place of choice in the world. Supported in Nice with the certification Cuisine Nissarde, its wholesome recipes are based mainly on vegetables, herbs and spices, and olive oil.
Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau has launched its #NiceMoments campaign.
The campaign encourages locals and visitors, everyone who loves Nice, to share their best moments in the city by posting their memories – photos, videos, tweets or music – on social networks and tagging them with #NiceMoments. Thus everyone can become an ambassador and share their vision of Nice with their community.
Just like the Nice Convention & Visitors Bureau and the French Riviera Pass websites, the Nice Greeters website has been completely renovated and given a new look: more space, more pictures, more information and better ergonomy. It offers simplified access to this dedicated site. It is available in two languages: French and English.
Just like the Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau website, the French Riviera Pass website has been completely renovated and given a new look: more space, more pictures, more information and better ergonomy.
The site has been completely renovated and given a new look: more space, more pictures, more information and better ergonomy. It offers simplified access to the main site (nicetourisme.com) and dedicated sites: for the city card (French Riviera Pass), for business tourism (meet-in-nice.com) and, soon, for a different way of discovering Nice (nice-greeters.com). The Convention & Visitors Bureau site will be available in eight languages: French, English, German and Italian now; and Spanish, Russian, Japanese and Chinese later.
The City of Nice and the Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau established the Ambassador Programme to promote this environment and the development of medical congresses.
Nice, 5th city of France and international touristic centre, is a modern and active capital that managed to preserve its lifestyle during the centuries of a rich and intense history, drawing its energy between sea and mountains.
On 22 November 2010, the Convention & Visitors Bureau received the label "Famille Plus" awarded to the destination Nice. The importance of this distinction for enhancing the status of Nice with a family clientele as well as on the policies set up to cater for the different types of clients and markets in order to offer a better quality of services.
The gay friendly label “Nice, a natural iridescence” of the Convention and Visitors Bureau intensifies its programme after the success of the first edition of France's first gay carnival.
The “Nice Greeters” programme was launched in June 2013 via a dedicated website: The Nice Convention and Visitors Bureau linked up with the Greeters movement so as to develop this type of participative tourism. “Nice Greeters” is a free service based on the enthusiasm of local people and voluntary help.