France

Tour France

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Saint-gervais-les-bains
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France

There are so many incredible natural highlights in France that it's hard to know where to start! The stunningly beautiful countryside, with its rolling hills, glistening lakes and rushing rivers, is a major drawcard for visitors. Then there are the world-famous mountain ranges, including the Alps and the Pyrenees, which offer some of the most amazing trekking opportunities in Europe. And of course, who could forget France's long coastline, which boasts some of the best beaches in the world?

Whatever your passion – whether it's hiking, skiing, swimming or simply soaking up the natural beauty – France has something to offer you. So why not plan a trip to this wonderful country and explore its awe-inspiring landscapes for yourself? You won't be disappointed!

Some of the best places to visit in France for natural beauty include:

The French Alps – These snow-capped mountains are a must-see for any nature lover, with stunning landscapes and plenty of hiking and skiing opportunities.

The Pyrenees – Another mountain range, the Pyrenees offer similar beauty and activities as the French Alps.

The Loire Valley – This region is famous for its beautiful castles and lush countryside. It's a great place to go cycling or hiking.

The Atlantic Coast – From Brittany in the north to the Camargue in the south, this coast is home to some of France's most beautiful beaches. Be sure to check out the picturesque towns and villages that are scattered along the coast.

France is a nature lover's paradise, and there are definitely plenty of highlights to explore. So what are you waiting for? Plan your trip today!

Total land area (km2)
547,557
Total land area (km2)
Population (as of 2020)
65,273,511
Population (as of 2020)
Capital city
Paris
Capital city
Currency
European euro (EUR)
Currency
Best time to tour France
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Highest temperature
10.7
°C
Temperature (Avg)
precipitation
867
mm
Precipitation (Avg)

Geeky Facts about France

Fact 1

The Tour de France cycle race has been running for over 100 years.

Fact 2

France Is the most-visited country in the world.

Fact 3

France has 28 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Tours in France

The Best Of The Pyrenees

The Best Of The Pyrenees

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

6 days from

£880 / person

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The Freedom Trail

The Freedom Trail

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

6 days from

£825 / person

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Snowshoe & Snowmobile

Snowshoe & Snowmobile

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France
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

4 days from

£815 / person

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Tour du Mont Blanc

Tour du Mont Blanc

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France, Switzerland, Italy
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

8 days from

TBC / person

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The Thousand Lakes

The Thousand Lakes

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

6 days from

£980 / person

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Canyon, Kayak & Swim

Canyon, Kayak & Swim

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France
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

4 days from

£565 / person

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Expedition Skills Course

Expedition Skills Course

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France
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

7 days from

£965 / person

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Aneto

Aneto

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

5 days from

875 / person

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Snowshoeing: 6 days

Snowshoeing: 6 days

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France
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

6 days from

TBC / person

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Stories from France

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Wildlife

Big Cats
Big Cats
Big Cats
Birdwatching
Birdwatching
Birdwatching
Canoeing
Canoeing
Canoeing
Canyoning
Canyoning
Canyoning
Cruise
Cruise
Cruise
Culture
Culture
Culture
Cycling
Cycling
Cycling
Festivals
Festivals
Festivals
Food & Drink
Food & Drink
Food & Drink
Hiking
Hiking
Hiking
Kayaking
Kayaking
Kayaking
Mountaineering
Mountaineering
Mountaineering
Natural Wonders
Natural Wonders
Natural Wonders
Photography
Photography
Photography
Polar
Polar
Polar
Primates
Primates
Primates
Rafting
Rafting
Rafting
Rail
Rail
Rail
Safari
Safari
Safari
Sailing
Sailing
Sailing
Skiing
Skiing
Skiing
Snorkelling
Snorkelling
Snorkelling
Whale Watching
Whale Watching
Whale Watching
Wildlife
Wildlife
Wildlife
Winter Sports
Winter Sports
Winter Sports
Zip Lining
Zip Lining
Zip Lining