The Prom – as those who live in Nice call it – was once a safe walkay for English aristocrats. Today, it has become a long and relaxing walk full of people who enjoy themselves and a beautiful view over the Mediterranean.
The Promenade des Anglais is a famous walk, or better, a famous Prom – as the local inhabitants call it –along the Mediterranean. In this 4-mile long promenade, you can join all the strollers, the bicyclists, the skaters and the families who usually or occasionally go there to relax and enjoy the amazing view over the Bay of Angels. Famous events, such as the Carnival, take place along the promenade.
This belle époque-style walk extends from the Hotel Negresco to Castle Hill: along the way, you will pass by several beaches, Albert 1st Park and you will feel like the aristocrats who first created the promenade, in order to have a safe place to admire the beauties of the coast.
Without a doubt, the Promenade is the perfect place to experience the Mediterranean lifestyle of Nice: take a break and relax along the way or in one of beautiful beaches, you deserve it!