Travel Information Nice

Travel Information in short:

The entry formalities for France vary according to the country of origin.

Please address enquiries about entry and vaccination to your travel agent or the local French consulate.

Further information can also be found at

The congress fee does not include insurance.

All participants should arrange for their own insurance. Health and accident insurance is recommended and has to be purchased in your country of origin.

During winter time from November to March the time zone in France is CET (Central European Time or UTC+01:00).

Euro (EUR / €) is the official currency of Nice. Major credit cards are generally accepted by most of the hotels, restaurants and shops.

The average temperature is approx. 10° C with a very pleasant high of 14° C, and an evening low of around 5°C. In January / February, rain is quite prevalent compared to other months in Nice.

Generally, the rain probability is quite low.

Most banks in France have automated teller machines (ATMs) that give cash advances on foreign cards, such as

VISA, Cirrus, Citibank, and American Express.