Carnival on the Côte d’Azur

Carnival on the Côte d’Azur

If you are looking for a magical spot to have a really great time, sign up for this package tour organized by Nyala Wonder Travel: we can guarantee that taking part in the famous Carnival of Nice, the happiest and most festive Carnival on the Côte d’Azur, along with the traditional Festival of Lemons in Menton, will leave you with wonderful unforgettable memories of your stay on the French Riviera.

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Here you will find all the details of this itinerary that will take you to the Carnival on the Côte d’Azur where you will be able to completely immerse yourself in the intoxicating festive atmosphere.

PACKAGE TOUR Carnival on the Côte d’Azur (4 DAYS – 3 NIGHTS)

1st day

Arrival in the afternoon with check-in at your chosen hotel. Dinner at the hotel restaurant and free evening.

2nd day: Nice

In the morning, transfer to Nice, home of the first French carnival, a city with a truly international character. We suggest a visit to the historic center of the city, with its little lanes and hundreds of artisan shops; you will enjoy having lunch on the Corso Saleya, with its colorful flower market that takes place in the morning; in the afternoon it turns into a lively meeting place.

In the afternoon you will attend the colorful parade of the Carnival of Nice, an enthusiastic display of allegoric floats and f0lklore groups that will spill down the famous Promenade des Anglais and the Place Massena, all specially decorated for the festival.

On several evenings it will be possible to attend the illuminated Carnival Corso, which is a truly exceptional show.

Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

3rd day: Menton

In the morning, transfer to Menton, the city of Lemons. Throughout the entire extent of the Biovès Gardens there are enormous structures covered with citrus fruits. They illustrate a sequence of 12 stories that is re-enacted every year.

You are free for lunch.

In the afternoon, beauty and entertainment await with the great parade of the Festival of Lemons, where the allegorical floats constructed out of the citrus fruits of the Riviera will parade along the seafront of the French town, followed by marching bands and folklore groups.

Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

4th day

After the morning breakfast, departure.

More information on the Package Tour Carnival on the Côte d’Azur

Our offer includes:

  • Accommodation in a hotel with double room, half board.
  • Transfer to Nice by train (2nd class) and entrance tickets to the Battle of Flowers (standing places).
  • Transfer to Menton by train (2nd class) and entrance tickets to the Festival of Lemons (standing places) and to the Biovés Gardens.

Optional:

  • Numbered grandstand tickets to attend the parades in Nice and in Menton.

Our offer does not include:

  • Round trip travel and anything that is not included in “our offer includes”.
  • Lunches and dinners are to be chosen from the menu of the day or the sampling menu offered by the chef. A la carte drinks or plates are to be paid for on the spot.
  • The suggested tours in the program are to be considered as free, i.e. without the services of a guide.

The days indicated have to be coordinated with the actual program in effect for the day and night parades.