The world’s most visited country, France with more than 89 million visitors each year rightfully seduces travelers with its culture, stunning landscape comprising of Alpine mountains, beautiful meadows, farms, rivers and spectacular sea coast France is about art and architecture. The country's cultural sights and rich history is staggering – in volume and diversity. There are plenty of things to see and do in France which is blessed with beautiful landscapes and diverse geography.read more
Paris, Nice, Cannes, Marseilles and St. Tropez are only some of the cities that are filled with baroque palaces, art-nouveau architecture and spectacular cultural symbols. Starting from well known alpine resorts to the amazing beaches of Saint Tropez, France is truly a world class destination!
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France offers some of the most beautiful scenery in the world, from the boulevards of Paris to the trendy seaside resorts of the Côte d'Azur. France overwhelms romantics with its beautiful castles, majestic cathedrals, and picturesque small villages. The symbol of Paris, the Eiffel Tower is one of the world's most famous landmarks; the “Iron Lady” with its great size offers truly breathtaking panoramas. The Louvre Museum ranks among the top European collections of fine arts with more than 30,000 artworks. You should spend a day as a royal at the gorgeous Palace of Versailles and don’t you forget to visit Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres to view the spectacular vitro and the transformations of the light entering at the cathedral. The celebrity’s town of Nice has panoramic sea views and art museums, while Cannes is famous for its film festival. You will find the best sandy beaches in Antibes and Saint-Tropez while charming Monaco seduces with its exclusive ambiance.
Things to do in France
There is something to do in every corner of France! Whether it’s in the mountains or by the sea you will find something you love! Some of the best ski slopes in the world are found at the French Alps, while Mont Blanc in the French Alps is the highest mountain peak in Europe. The Alps are also ideal for climbing since they are quite steep and you find several climbing opportunities here.
If you love cycling, France is the ideal country for you since it has more than 60,000 kilometers of cycling paths. If you love surfing, the best waves to be found are in the west, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Try canoeing (it’s like canning but in calm waters with small canoes) at the Loire Valley where you can see lots of castles during your stroll.
Family fun in France
Kids to entertain? No worries, France offers various activities for all the family! Paris may have a reputation as being a city for lovers but there are lots of activities for you and your kids, walk through Luxembourg Gardens and take your children for a spin on the old-fashioned carousel in Tuileries Gardens, cruise on the Seine to view all the famous landmarks and of course view Paris from the Eiffel Tower. Visit the town of Dordogne for its castles, caves and adventure parks.
The French Alps is an ideal destination for families to spend some quality time together and ski with breathtaking mountains everywhere. Bordeaux is a city that will make families feel comfortable with plenty of carousels and big open squares.
You can’t possibly visit France without going to Disneyland Paris, you will all highly appreciate the dreamy experience
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