Things to do in France

Things to do in France are local and atypical. Organizing your days during a stay has never been so simple.

Choose unforgettable experiences to do according to the geographical area of France where you want to go: from surfing to cooking workshops in Paris, hiking, shopping, and dancing: we have a selection of activities with locals just for you.

Whether you want to combine this with your french holiday homes or you just want to book an activity, alone, with your partner, family, or friends, we have all the activities you need! Whether it’s at the sea, in the mountains, in the countryside, or in the city: we have selected a multitude of professional companies managed by French locals.

You are sure to find and discover the things to do in France according to your needs. And to live the French experience in the best possible way.

If you are making a list of the unique things to do in France during your stay. We have a bunch of good activities to propose to you. Indeed if your France bucket list listed the battlefield tour or a Mont Saint Michel Tour that is perfect. Because we propose among the best experiences to do in Northern France.

Also, among the unique places to visit in France, you have to the D-Day beach. From World War II, which is a must-see site in France for a day tour.

Whether you are looking for a cabaret show in Paris or vineyard bike tour in Nice or a champagne tour. In Reims: we have it all.

What are some things to do in Paris?

For example, a perfect day of cultural experience in Paris would be a walk under the arc de Triomphe. To admire the breathtaking views of Paris’s landscape. Secondly, go on a visit to Notre Dame cathedral. See the renovations of Notre Dame de Paris and the gothic architecture.

After that take a tour of the Palace of Versailles, and admire the stained glass windows of the hall of mirrors. Finally, go on a walk sightseeing tour around the Louvre museum and see the Mona Lisa. In addition, you can have a nice dinner in a good restaurant in Paris with a view of the Eiffel Tower.

Most importantly, your day trips are the opportunity to discover the French art museums. Indeed, France has a lot of Unesco World Heritage sites to discover such as the Lascaux Caves. Certainly, it is among the fun things to do in France with family. 

Enjoy among many locals specializing in activities to do in French Alps. If you like thrills, discover the things to do in Annecy: paragliding, hot air balloon, canyoning, and many more. These activities are a good bucket list of things to do in France in summer.

Eventually, if you stay in the Cote d'Azur, find among the romantic things to do in France. You can enjoy cultural activities, and see ancient roman architectural construction, and the Ponte du Gard in southern France. Or walking through the old streets of Saint Tropez.

We propose to you among the best must-do activities in France.

Go on a Paris bike tour, learn how to make croissants, and participate in a perfume creation workshop in Grasse. There are so many things to do that you will have to come many times. However, even for the first time, you will find the perfect activities to do in France

Among the things to see in France, we propose you Provence lavender fields and an excursion in Provence. From Provence, you can go on any excursions to the French Riviera. Moreover, small town villages Unesco listed are definitely must-do cultural activities in French Riviera.

Particularly you can see the fine art and the beaux-arts in some of the most beautiful villages of France. While you discover the things to do in French Riviera, wine tasting is the must-do. Indeed you can bike through the vineyard in Nice with a wine tasting of course.

Speaking of wine tasting, among the interesting things to do in France you have the world-famous champagne excursion. Indeed, the house of champagne tour is one of the unique places to visit in France. The Champagne region is the only region in the world that produces champagne. 

Explore the Gorges du Verdon by kayaking which is one of the best things to see. Discover the Palace of the Popes and the Avignon Bridge in Avignon and swim in the creeks of Cassis near Marseille. Discover the city of Carcassonne, Conques, and Albi.

Visit the castles of the Loire Valley. Indeed, among the five attractions to do in France, the Loire Valley Castles belongs among the most famous places to see. Have a walking tour in chaâteau de Chenonceau andhis beautiful gardens.

During a day tour, appreciate the medieval gothic architecture of some castles and learn more about gothic style. Firstly, art and history are must-do activities. Visit the Chateau de Chambord which is open to the public. Also, the Chateau de Chambord is one of the top 10 places to visit in France.

Attend the Carnival of Nice and stroll through the markets of the old city full of scents. If you are looking for things to do in France at Christmas. In Strasbourg, enjoy a guided tour of the Christmas market which is one of the most beautiful Christmas markets. All these are the experience and must-sees in France.

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Wedding proposal pack

with Pack in Sightseeing Tour in Paris


"Will you marry me? "These four little words remain etched forever in memory and are an important step in a couple's life. A marriage proposal only lasts for an instant, but these few seconds must be perfect since it is an unforgettable moment, forever engraved in your memories. Escapade Française unveils its new service to discreetly accompany you on an organised stay in Paris, to reveal the secrets and beauty of the capital and offer you a proposal worthy of a fairy tale. Enjoy a magical journey lulled by the romanticism of Paris, the city of dreams and love, a moment your couple will remember forever. The place is as important as the ring and the words to say, enjoy an intimate place on the panoramic terrace of one of the most luxurious palaces in the capital. To surprise and move her, treat yourself to a privileged moment to make your request with the Eiffel Tower and the whole of Paris extending at your feet in a breathtaking view. The only risk? The interested person could be left speechless!
The program for you:
- Accommodation in a bed and breakfast in Paris with breakfast and tourist taxes included
- Transportation from the airport to the guesthouse and back to the guesthouse airport and to the place of the proposal (a Parisian palace on the terrace or other proposal depending on the weather outside) and back to the accommodation
- 2 Navigo pass recharged for a full week
- Ladurée and Chocolate Macaroons Patrick Roger
- 2H photo session with ever
- Bottle of champagne Amour de Deutz
- Guided tour with Maud (sedan available to the meeting place and or return)
- Dinner evening at the Lido or Moulin Rouge with transport in 2 CV car
- Dinner or launch at la Girafe Restaurant
- Shopping session at La Vallée Village ( or other shopping points in Paris the day before the request)
- Visit the Louvre, Versailles (by car) and the Eiffel Tower in your own language
- And to conclude, dinner on the Seine with Yacht de Paris...

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Additional Information

  •   Duration: 4 or 6 days
  •   Minimum Age Required: Couple only
  •   Language: English and others on request.

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