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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Angon Canyon - The improvement descent

with Canyoning Annecy in Things to do in French Alps


The Improvement Angon canyon is one of the most beautiful descents of Canyoning Annecy. It starts with an amazing abseil of 35 meters in the long waterfall. The following of the descent is a succession of walk, swim, slides, some jumps and other abseils… Among Canyoning Annecy descents this one is the most renowned for its beauty and its big abseils Reserved for the people who are not afraid of heights The descent lasts between 2 and 3 hours Numerous abseils in waterfalls up to 35 meters high Some jumps (5 meters max.) From the age of 14 years old To make your choice among our various descents of Canyoning Annecy. The Angon Canyon Improvement Descent in detail : This descent which lasts between two and three hours in the canyon of Angon since the footbridge. We start by a big 35 meters abseil in the most beautiful waterfall of the canyon. Our team welcomes you at its base of canyon situated in quoted by the canyon of Angon, by the lake of Annecy. Angon is a small village at 30 minutes of Annecy located at the water’s edge just after Talloires. You can take advantage of it to make a small bathing in the lake with a free access for the beach of the Espace Lac. You will get acquainted with your guide and once equipped with a wetsuit in neoprene, a helmet and a harness, you will leave by car with your guide in the direction of the departure of the canyon (10 minutes of road). You will reach by hiking the large waterfall of Angon by an amazing trail. Before beginning the descent, the guide will make a briefing to explain you safety instructions and techniques to go well : abseil, jump, walk, swim or slide. Arrived at the end of the way, your instructor will install the rope to make the first abseil. It will in your turn be to sit you in your harness for 35 meters of descent in the big waterfall. At the bottom of the waterfall, you will arrive in an enormous bowl to have your first bath. According to your experience, you can go down by going on your feet or by sliding on the back. In both cases, you will hold the rope below the belay device in figure of eight to manage the speed. You can ask the instructor that he secures you from the top if you do not feel comfortable. After this first abseil, you will move on very quickly with an other one who is 25 meters and who is made on a big part in cobweb below an enormous block stuck in the throat of the canyon. Short portions of walking and swimming punctuate the descent with another four abseils. The canyon of Angon also reserves you several attractive slides and also some jumps (5 meters maximum following the conditions) The canyon ends at the top of the old dam, we join the base on foot within 10 minutes… Price per person : 65 euros A maximum of 8 persons by guide The price provides you a guide, the access to our canyoning base with the free entrance on the beach and all the equipment : full wet suit, socks, harness, helmet.

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