Visit the Nice carnival

The Nice carnival is the first carnival in France and is on the podium of the best carnivals in the world, together with Rio and Venice.

Every winter, in February, it attracts millions of international visitors who come to discover a different theme.

Carnaval de Nice la nuit

The Nice carnival in 3 stages

Discover the three highlights of the Nice carnival:

  • the day carnival,
  • the carnival by night on Saturday and Tuesday evenings,
  • the flower battle with the throwing of flowers at the public.

Enjoy free entry to the Nice Carnival

You can buy your tickets online on the official Nice Carnival website. This will allow you to choose your seat in the grandstand and print your e-ticket at the same time.

If you have a festive spirit and wish to benefit from a free (standing) seat, you can come with your best disguise. Indeed, all people who come in full disguise can enter free of charge the first 2 highlights of the Nice Carnival (day and night). More information here.

Visit Nice and its surroundings in winter

Since you are on the French Riviera to visit the Nice Carnival, take the opportunity to discover the surroundings. Take a few days to explore the surroundings, discover Nice’s culinary specialities and more.

To make your stay in Nice easier, we offer spacious and comfortable hotel rooms. Come to the Hotel Nice Côte d’Azur to relax at the end of your days and evenings in Nice. Book here the room in Nice that suits you, whether for one or several nights in Nice.

Get around without difficulty in Nice

All roads lead to Nice! Choose the mode of travel that suits you. If you come by train or plane, you should know that public transport in Nice is very well developed and easily accessible.

- 15% : code NISSA15

Take advantage of the best price for your reservation with the promotional code NISSA15


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