Parc du Mont Boron
Parc du Mont Boron
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Key Info

4 Boulevard Maurice Maeterlinck

Price & Hours

Free
24/7 daily

Details

Hiking, Sightseeing, Free Type
2 hours to Half Day Time to Spend
3.9scorecard
  • 5.0Value
  • 0.0Food Scene
  • 4.0Atmosphere

For a free retreat from the city and a breath of fresh air, travelers recommend taking a hike in Parc du Mont Boron (located in east Nice). With about 7 miles of hiking trails, you can work up quite a sweat and perhaps burn off some calories from the previous evening's dinner. Climb to the top for the prettiest panoramas. And if you're a history buff, you might enjoy seeing the nearby military fort on Mont Alban. You'll see both tourists and locals enjoying the park daily.

Despite its paved trails, Parc du Mont Boron has no food, shops or toilets. Recent visitors suggest packing plenty of food and water before you leave for the park. Jump on bus No. 14 from Square Daudet to reach Mont Boron, or simply call a taxi or Uber. There is also free parking at the park.

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