3-Day France Road Trip in Nice

Castle Hill, Vieux Nice, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, France
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Starts in
Nice
Ends in
Nice
Duration
3 days & 2 nights
Available
All Year

Description

Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 3-day road trip through France.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in France. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Nice.

We'll help you experience the best 3 days in France you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in France at Nice, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in France, including the stunning Parc Phœnix and Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the city of Nice, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Radisson Blu Hotel, Nice. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star Boscolo Nice Hotel & Spa. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Hotel Restaurant Campanile Nice Airport. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent Promenade du Paillon in the city of Nice. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Marc Chagall National Museum and Fontaine du Soleil.

From the spectacular Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption in the city of Nice to the unforgettable Place Masséna in the city of Nice, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through France.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in France. You’ll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you’ll never have a boring moment on your road trip through France.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in France, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything France has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of France. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 2 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 2 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in France fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in France today!

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Included

2 nights hotel
Breakfast
3 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Nice - city in FranceNice
Nice - city in FranceNice

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Attractions

Parc Phœnix, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceParc Phœnix
St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice
Promenade du Paillon, Quartier Jean-Médecin, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FrancePromenade du Paillon
Place MassénaPlace Masséna
Jardin Albert 1erJardin Albert 1er
Castle Hill, Vieux Nice, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceCastle Hill
Mercantour National Park, Roubion, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceMercantour National Park
Marc Chagall National Museum, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceMarc Chagall National Museum
Fountain of the Sun, Quartier Jean-Médecin, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceFontaine du Soleil
Notre-Dame de l’Assomption Basilica, Quartier Jean-Médecin, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceBasilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption

Travel details

Travel dates
Nov 1 - Nov 3

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Travelers

2

Flights
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Car
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Car

Small

Small

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Small
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People
Large bags
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Medium

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Large bags
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Premium
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Day 1

Day 1 in Nice - Arrival Day

  • Nice - Arrival Day
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  • Parc Phœnix
  • Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice
  • Promenade du Paillon
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Your amazing road trip adventure in France begins when you reach the incredible city of Nice. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Nice is the Boscolo Nice Hotel & Spa. This 5-star hotel is rated an average of 80.31 out of 5 stars by 1,280 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Radisson Blu Hotel, Nice. This hotel has an average rating of 79.98 out of 5 stars by 2,021 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the city of Nice is the Hotel Restaurant Campanile Nice Airport. This 3-star hotel is rated an average of 77.13 out of 5 stars by 2,399 guests.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Nice, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Nice has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Parc Phœnix. This attraction is a tram stop and has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 8,734 visitors.

Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice is another popular attraction in the city of Nice. This unforgettable attraction is a church and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,009 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Nice is Promenade du Paillon. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,711 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice, Chez Acchiardo. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,467 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Nice is Chez Acchiardo. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,467 customers.

Locals recommend Les Sens as one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 920 customers.

Nice also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Nice is Wayne's Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,557 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Nice is Wayne's Bar. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,557 customers.

Locals also enjoy La Shounga. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,693 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 3-day vacation in France!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Nice

  • Nice
  • Nice
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  • Place Masséna
  • Jardin Albert 1er
  • Castle Hill
  • Mercantour National Park
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On day 2 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Nice. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Place Masséna, Jardin Albert 1er, Castle Hill, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Nice is Place Masséna. This incredible attraction is a square and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 7,946 visitors.

Jardin Albert 1er is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Nice. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 9,529 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Nice is Castle Hill. This amazing attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 17,207 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Grotte du Lazaret. This cave and place of interest is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 581 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Mercantour National Park. This park is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 12,161 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Nice.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Nice, like Peixes. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,157 customers.

Peixes is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Nice. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,157 customers.

Locals enjoy Le Frog, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Nice. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,109 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Nice, Le Shapko. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,073 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Le Shapko. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,073 customers.

Le Vingt4 is another of the best bars in the city of Nice. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 453 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through France!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Nice - Departure Day

  • Nice - Departure Day
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  • Marc Chagall National Museum
  • Fontaine du Soleil
  • Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption
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Day 3 of your road trip in France is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Nice before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Marc Chagall National Museum is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Nice. This museum and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,377.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Fontaine du Soleil is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 2,831 reviews.

You can also stop at Basilique Notre-Dame de l’Assomption national shrine to capture the beauty and wonder of Nice one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,265.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Nice before you conclude your short European break.

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Nice at Comptoir du Marché before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 658 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Comptoir du Marché for your last chance at a meal in the city of Nice. The Comptoir du Marché restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 658 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try La Langouste. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 606 customers.

You’ll then say farewell to France and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in France!

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