Nice Acropolis Convention Center
1 Esplanade John Fitzgerald Kennedy
LOCATION AND MEANS OF ACCESS
You can easily reach Nice Acropolis from every area of the city by using public transportation.
From the airport:
Take Bus n° 98 to the station ”cathédrale vieille-ville”; then take the tramway towards “Hôpital Pasteur”;
Stop at “Acropolis”.
From the train station:
Take the tramway towards “Hôpital Pasteur”;
Stop at “Acropolis”.
From the A8 motorway “Provencal”:
Exit n° 50 towards “Nice Centre“ and the “Promenade des Anglais“; then follow the sign “Acropolis“.
THE CITY AND THE CLIMATE
Nice is a beautiful city located on the French Riviera towards the Italian border and close to Monaco. This, the 5th largest city in France, is considered to be the capital of the Côte d’Azur. It is a southern coastal city with a unique lifestyle and traditions, and it’s one of the major tourism destinations in Europe. It is one of the wealthiest cities in terms of culture and things to do! Every year, 10 million tourists from around the world visit Nice and the region.
The weather in Nice is also one of the main reasons to visit the Cote d’Azur. Here the sun shines on most days of the year, and rain falls only for a few days in autumn and winter. Summer temperatures oscillate around 30 degrees Celsius (86°F) during the day, while at night they are only slightly lower. July usually has the highest humidity, and the summer season runs from May through to the end of September.
REGULATIONS FOR FOREING VISITORS TO NICE, FRANCE
France is a Member-State of the European Union and has signed the Schengen Agreement. While traveling within the E.U., you only need your Identity card. However, a passport is necessary for a number of other transactions, such as currency exchange, purchases, etc.
Visas are not required by European citizens from countries that are part of the Schengen Area. France as a member of the Schengen Agreement, has abolished controls on common internal lands, at air and sea borders and allows Member-State citizens to travel around without a visa for a short stay period of up to three (3) months. However, keep in mind that airlines and other carriers require a valid passport and/or identity card.
Citizens coming from countries that have not yet joined Schengen Area may require a visa to enter France. The E.U. visitors from these countries can acquire further information from the French Embassies or Consulates in their countries, or from their travel agencies. Before visiting France, please consult the detailed information on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' website and find out whether you require a Visa.
Note: During your stay in France, if you require a Visa, you are advised to have suitable insurance coverage for emergency medical or other needs.
FRANCE TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
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In France, as in most of Western Europe, the official currency is the Euro (€). Money is best exchanged at bureaux de change and banks. There are also ATMs everywhere to withdraw cash. And in many shops and restaurants you can pay by credit card