The programme of activities and excursions will help you to discover French culture, the friendly attitude of the French and the festive atmosphere of our city. It is the ideal compliment to a French course, giving you the chance to practice French in everyday situations and the opportunity to get to know other people.

  • Orientation on arrival: Visit Old Nice, learn about its history and see some interesting sights !
  • Visit Cannes, Antibes and Monaco
  • Take a day trip to St Tropez
  • Explore the picturesque villages of St Paul de Vence and Eze
  • Visit the Matisse, Chagall and Picasso Museums
  • Sample some fine provincial cuisine and try the specialities of the region
  • Check out the nightlife in Vieux Nice
Events on the Riviera :
  • Nice Carnival (February)
  • Cannes Film Festival (May)
  • Monaco Grand Prix (May)
  • Jazz Festival (July)

Nice is a well-known summer destination but in winter the ski slopes are just a short distance from the city, an ideal weekend activity for keen skiers !

Water sports
At the snow, in the mountains
Visiting the Picasso Museum in Antibes
Bowling party
Visiting Monaco
Dinner at a restaurant with traditional Niçoise cuisine