Things to do - general

France, in Western Europe, encompasses medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Paris, its capital, is famed for its fashion houses, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country is also renowned for its wines and sophisticated cuisine. Lascaux’s ancient cave drawings, Lyon’s Roman theater and the vast Palace of Versailles attest to its rich history.

France has been home for two decades yet I still feel on holiday – French art de vivre (art of living) is just too good. From my Haute-Savoie house on Lake Geneva’s southern shore, the Jura’s dark-green hills and un café in the wisteria-draped village bar are my wake-up call. Weekends of endless possibilities punctuate the gentle rhythm of village life: art museums in Lyon and Paris, Alpine hiking and skiing, paddle…

Country FRANCE
Visa requirementsVisa is required for Pakistani nationals.
Languages spokenFrench
Currency used Euro, CFP franc
Area (km2)643,801

Sports & nature

Mountains, rivers, large open spaces and the coast…an ideal setting for active holidays and “nature” getaways. This is the setting of Languedoc-Roussillon. From the Pyrenees to the Hérault region, from the Causses to the Mediterranean Sea, a cocktail of sports to enjoy with friends, family or just the two of you. Canoeing down rivers, climbing sheer walls, rambling through enchanting woods on foot or on a mountain bike, gliding through lakes and flying high on a kite surf…invigorating holidays under the Southern sun.Sports and nature image

Nightlife info

France has some of the best nightlife in Europe, with bars, pubs, clubs, restaurants, and more to suit the taste of any backpacking party animal. Here's a quick guide to help you find the French nightlife that'll tickle your pickle.Nightlife image

Culture and history info

Historically, French culture was influenced by Celtic and Gallo-Roman cultures as well as the Franks, a Germanic tribe. France was initially defined as the western area of Germany known as Rhineland but it later came to refer to a territory that was known as Gaul during the Iron Age and Roman eraCulture and history image
Four Seasons Hotel George V Paris, France

Four Seasons Hotel George V Paris, France

31, Avenue George V, 8th arr., 75008 Paris, France, FRANCE , EUROPE
One of our bestselling 5-star hotels in Paris!Just steps from the Champs-Elysées, with private terra More info
Park Inn by Radisson Nice , France

Park Inn by Radisson Nice , France

24 rue Costes et Bellonte, 06200 Nice, France, FRANCE , EUROPE
Park Inn by Radisson Nice is set 2 km from the Promenade des Anglais and 650 m from Nice Côte d’Azur More info

Unfortunately there are no self-catering offers at this location at the moment.

Paris Stopover  2 Nights/3 Days

Paris Stopover 2 Nights/3 Days

Cities covered:Paris Day 1 CDG AIRPORT – City centre (Paris) Welcome to Paris.Upon arrival at More info

Unfortunately there are no cruise offers at this location at the moment.

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