Nice: Wine Tasting Holiday
There are several ways to enjoy wine in Nice. You can take a 4 hour tour that combines the city's main attractions (castle hill, Old town & flower market, as well as the Promenade des Anglais), with a cellar tour of St. Dominique Monk Monastery. Tasting is just 22€. You can also taste the subtelty of Provence's wines further a field. A good wine tasting tour is in Aix-en-Provence.
Enjoy beautiful countryside while stopping off at renowned wineyards and wineries. Provence is the oldest wine producing region in France and visitors in Nice can conveniently book day tours to see the region. The area is known for its rosé wine. The hills behind Nice also harbor the Bellet vineyards where vines are planted among fields of cultivated flowers. Bandol reds, which come from vines planted on terraces of craggy hills behind the port town, are among the best of Provence.