Winter sports in Nice Côte d’Azur

Try winter sports in Nice Côte d’Azur and enjoy the freedom!
Climb the highest snow-covered mountains in a unique setting that will amaze you at every turn.

Climb aboard a chairlift and hurtle down the ski slopes in the sunshine of Nice Côte d’Azur. Perched at an altitude of more than 3000 metres, the pristine white landscape around you is spectacular. Isola 2000, Auron, Valdeblore, Saint-Martin-Vésubie, in total there are more than 700 kilometres of slopes waiting for you. So make the most of your winter holidays to exceed your limits. Whether you’re a pro or a beginner, there’s something for everyone!

To each his own! If you don’t want to or can’t ski, you can take a sledge and ride down the specially prepared slopes. The sparkling nature becomes your own open-air playground, so you can enjoy every bit of it. Let yourself be swept away by this family activity that will delight young and old alike.

For thrill-seekers, get your adrenaline flowing on a snowmobile. Follow your guide on a unique ride through the forest! A real moment of escape to be experienced alone, in pairs or in groups. If you prefer to drive down the slopes, that’s also possible! Learn to drive on snow and follow in the footsteps of the mythical Andros Trophy circuit at Isola 2000. Take your first speed test as a co-driver or, for the more adventurous, take an advanced course. Wow effect guaranteed!

Enjoy family and fun activities in the snow

Winter holidays are not just for sportsmen. Enjoy unforgettable moments with your family in one of the resorts of Nice Côte d’Azur. Outings and workshops are organised for children of all ages. Building huts or igloos, figure skating, sensory walks in search of animal tracks, snowshoe hikes, introduction to hockey, they will gather wonderful memories.

And what about a trip with sled dogs? Escape into the forest and let yourself be guided by Huskies, Malamutes and Laikas on reserved routes, far from the ski slopes. This activity is of course supervised by an instructor and will amaze children and even their parents.

Finally, for a moment of disconnection from everyday life, discover meditative walks and yoga hikes. Soak up the mountain air and refocus on your body and mind. Well-being will be with you during your stay, so reach out to it and enjoy the present moment. An ideal activity to do at the end of your stay to close your winter sports holiday in complete serenity. And if you prefer to relax in a different way, there is also mulled wine!


Experience our other pages

Newsletter

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...

  • Special offers Nice-Cannes Marathon

    Save the date – 30 October 2022 for a 5* experience 42.195 km, surrounded by palm trees and the blue waves of the Mediterranean sea, the Alpes-Maritimes Nice-Cannes Marathon is back! Prepare...

Visits and activities

Guided walking tours, electric bike or Segway tours, minibus outings or tourist trains…

Make your choice and book on line.

Book your visit or activity

  • Visites guidées et balades commentées

    Guided visits and walking tours

    What is the better way to discover Nice Côte d’Azur than with a guided visit or walking tour? Nice Côte d’Azur has a thousand and one surprises in store… its monuments, its...

  • Vélo en famille

    Family cycling

    Pedal at your own pace, discover, have fun and enjoy relaxing moments by family cycling… Here are some activities and itineraries especially adapted to families:  Guided family cycling tours : A Taste...

FRENCH RIVIERA PASS

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.

 

BUY YOUR FRENCH RIVIERA PASS

  • 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

  • Your spring family holiday

    Choose Nice Côte d’Azur for your family holidays and enjoy all the activities of our destination between sea and mountains. The holidays offered by our partners with the “Famille Plus” label provide...

  • Special offers Nice-Cannes Marathon

    Save the date – 30 October 2022 for a 5* experience 42.195 km, surrounded by palm trees and the blue waves of the Mediterranean sea, the Alpes-Maritimes Nice-Cannes Marathon is back! Prepare...