Creative Riviera association

The CREATIVE RIVIERA association was founded in 2000 with the aim of "making the regional artistic heritage known to a wide public through cultural tours... ".

The soul of a tour is obviously its itinerary, but also and above all the competence of the person accompanying you THE GUIDE .

More than twenty years ago, even before the creation of our association, we were present with our heritage.

We were initiators of discovery tours for individuals visiting Nice and its region.


  • 1995 : While Vieux-Nice is still an unknown area for tourists, Patricia Rossi creates "the tour of Vieux-Nice and its artists" (on the left on the picture)


  • 1997 : Patricia Rossi offers tours of Old Nice in French and English, in partnership with the Nice Tourist Office (link to flyers Old Nice 1997).

  • 2000 : With Stéphanie CORNIL, Patricia Rossi creates the Creative Riviera association. Since then tours of Old Nice are carried out every Saturday for the Tourist Office of Nice.

  • 2005: The association is at the service of the Train des Merveilles (guided rail journey along the Salt Route) - in partnership with the Provence Region and the SNCF for a guided rail journey in French and English, which, after more than 20 years of know-how and expertise, is still today an exceptional tourist product of our territory

  • 2006 : création des "lundis baroques" en partenariat avec le Comité Régional du Tourisme, pour découvrir les joyaux de l'art baroque dans les villages du Haut-Pays niçois..
  • 2007: creation of the "Art in the City" tour, in partnership with the Nice Tourist Office, to discover the works of art on line 1 of the Nice tramway.

2015: at the request of the Société des Chemins de Fer de Provence,

guided tour of the "Train des Pignes" railway route.