France

Tour France

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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)
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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.

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