Slow tourism, a new way to travel

You are on holiday, take your time! This is a new travel trend.

“Slow tourism” could have been invented for Nice Côte d’Azur. This new form of travel consists of discovering a destination quietly, taking care to observe every detail, immersing oneself in the local culture but also being respectful of the environment. More than a fashion, it is a real state of mind. A new way of consuming and travelling is opening up to you. Rediscover the real pleasure of visiting a territory and be dazzled by its incredible beauty between sea and mountain.

Go on an adventure and hike in the most beautiful natural areas of France. Reconnect with nature and experience exceptional holidays in Nice Côte d’Azur. For the more sporty, how about signing up for a high mountain trek? With more than 86,000 hectares of forest, you can observe fauna and flora as far as the eye can see. Snow-capped peaks, incredibly beautiful vegetation, vast natural lakes, the beauty of nature is all around you. Marvel at the unique heritage that lies before your eyes. Take the time to appreciate every detail, the spectacle is captivating. On foot or by bike, get off the beaten track and explore each place without worrying about the passage of time. After all, happiness is to be found in the present moment…

Enjoy an unusual and eco-responsible experience

Slow tourism also means living new experiences. A tree house, a bubble to sleep under the stars or a yurt. Enjoy the most original holidays by choosing an unusual accommodation. Venture into a unique and playful experience in the middle of nature. Get away from your daily routine and experience a hitherto unknown sensation, far from the traditional hotels, gites and tourist residences. These new types of sustainable establishments also offer you all the comfort you need for a break based on well-being, pleasure and disconnection. This makes your trip even more enjoyable.

During your stay, immerse yourself in the heart of local agriculture. Meet the craftsmen, visit their vast estates and taste the products made directly on site. Take part in various activities with them and discover a unique ancestral know-how. A truly timeless stopover that will remain engraved in your mind forever.

Make the most of encounters! Rather than visiting Nice Côte d’Azur on your own, hire a guide (or meet a Greeter) and discover together sites that are little known to the general public. Hidden places, unusual anecdotes, shops that only the locals go to… Live in immersion with the locals and don’t forget, “slow tourism” is synonymous with human adventure!


Sign up now to get a sneak preview of exclusive offers, new experiences and all the news about Nice.

  • Book your accommodation on-line

    Make the most of our booking platform to check availability and compare rates of the different types of accommodation in Nice Côte d’Azur! To help you prepare your stay, we offer a...


Boat trips, parasailing, gourmet tours, hikes in the hinterland or introduction to canyoning…..

Make your choice and book on line.

Book your visit or activity

  • Sorties en bateau

    Boat trips

    Cruise along the coast and admire Nice Côte d’Azur from the sea. Take to the sea and enjoy a unique experience onboard a boat. For a coastal area trip to discover marine...

  • Nature and sensations

    With over 300 days of sunshine a year, Nice Côte d’Azur is the ideal destination for outdoor activities.Whether you are a novice or an experienced sportsman, set off on an adventure!A whole...

Guided tours

Boat trips, parasailing, gourmet tours, hikes in the hinterland or introduction to canyoning…..

Guided walking tours, electric bike tours, Segway tours, bike taxi, minibus or tourist train tours….

Book your visit online

Book your visit

  • Guided visits with a qualified guide-lecturer

    Nice Côte d’Azur has a thousand and one surprises in store… its monuments, its churches, its gardens, its walking paths, but also its museums, its artists, its traditions, its local crafts, and...

  • Visites découvertes

    Discovery tours

    Book an original excursion and discover the hidden treasures of Nice Côte d’Azur. Guided tours and discovery walks are accessible to all. On foot, by bike, perched on the roof of a...


Visit more and spend less!

With the French Riviera Pass, make the most of free access to over 50 sites and attractions for 24, 48 or 72 hours with or without the transport option.



  • French Riviera Pass

    French Riviera Pass

    Make your life easier and save money during your holidays in Nice Côte d’Azur! For a 100% discovery holiday, don’t hesitate to get the French Riviera Pass. This is a unique card...

Our special offers

Choose your “all-inclusive” offer according to the theme, the number of persons and the duration of your stay.

Book your stay

  • My gay-friendly trip

    Explore Nice Côte d’Azur during a gay-friendly trip. On the coastal area, beaches, bars, and discos welcome you in all simplicity for a festive holiday rich in new encounters. Live all year...