The birthplace of Versailles and the Sun King’s machinations, the cradle of radical creative movements from Impressionism to New Wave cinema: France has long been a game changer. Our specialists can show you how to explore the country that has turned the good life — a relaxed pace, love of culture, and the right to enjoy fine food and wine — into an art form. And they’d argue that, even today, no other capital offers quite the same architectural homage to beauty, and patina of romance, as Paris.
Our specialists can craft a vacation to France that takes in its landscapes, from the chateaux-studded Loire to Provence’s lavender fields and the Riviera’s Mediterranean, as well as its historic sites, notably Normandy’s D-Day landing beaches. Then, gastronomy-wise, they can point you in the direction of the best local produce markets, wineries bearing the much-coveted AOC classification, and even one-off culinary experiences to include in your France tour.
Suggested itineraries for France
These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip to France could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.
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Guides to France's regions
To help you decide where to focus your time in France, our region guides describe the areas that you're most likely to visit when traveling. Each guide highlights the types of experiences the region can offer.
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Our expert guides to traveling in France
Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to France. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate France at its best.
Our short video gives a taste of what France has to offer. From the grand architecture of Paris and delicious cuisine, to imposing chateaux and the beaches of Normandy.
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