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France, undoubtedly, is one of the best destinations for you to visit across the globe. Giving more power to this statement ‘Travel like you are 30’, this country satiates each of your travel dreams. With an amazing variety of landscapes in mediterranean flavor, this place has a treasure of touristy things right from awe-inspiring architecture to scenic sceneries to gorgeous lakes to UNESCO heritage sites to manicured gardens to preserved museums to indefinite shopping to busy squares to high end cafes to endless number of monuments to what not! The very famous landmark - Eiffel Tower is located in the heart of Paris, the captivating capital city of France. Not just that, Paris is also the romantic capital of the world. You can definitely not find a better place to honeymoon across the globe. The manicured France tour packages Pickyourtrail has to offer makes your France vacation -- be it adventurous, romantic, soul searching or an excursion simply bewildering! And if you are a first time traveler to France, read through and get a glimpse of the fascinating fairyland.

Top 5 cities to visit in France

Paris

Paris is one of the most visited destinations around the world. Also, it is known as ‘City of Love.’ From history to culture to architecture to fashion, this city has it all for each of the tourists. The world renowned monument, Eiffel Tower is located in the heart of the city. This iconic landmark is one of the most visited monuments while still continuing to be in the bucket list for many. The sight of sitting in the lawn in front of this tower and having your favorite white champagne is still a dream - a different combination of peace and happiness! Thousands of proposals are done in front of the Eiffel Tower, the wall of love making this city to be the romantic capital of the world. Boundless number of tourist destinations like the Louvre museum, Arc de Triomphe, Notre de Cathedral makes this place more culturally strong while being highly engaging with its tourists. This city has endless possibilities of an exotic holiday right from staying in a luxurious hotel to high end shopping stops making your France vacation more memorable.

Nice

This city is a perfect amalgamation of an upscale city life while enjoying the serenity of a scenic nature. Located in the foothills of Maritime Alps, this city could be one of the most beautiful places you will ever witness in your France vacation. This seaside resort town is charming with blue waters hitting its city shore every now and then. The Promenade des Anglais is a promenade surrounded by white sands and palm trees along the mediterranean which extends for 7 Km. The Vieille Ville is the old town region of Nice which has a strong influence of the Pizza capital city. The museums, gardens and historic monuments preserve the culture of this city. Try not to miss this beautiful city in your France itinerary.

Lyon

Lyon is yet another beautiful city located in France making your France vacation historically cozy. This city is characterized by many ruins. This city is also known for its finest cuisine which brings more laurel to the French cuisine. Hence taking up a food tour here is mandatory. Musee des Beaux arts is one of the best museums across the French country. The components of history right from the ancient form of money - coins to the modern art works makes this place timeline bound. Stroll through the history at Lyon while not forgetting to make beautiful memories along. The Opera de Lyon and the printing press are just not to be missed ones. Try not to miss this culturally and historically rich place in your travel plan - the learnings you get from these are just invaluable.

Bordeaux

Designated as a world heritage site by UNESCO, you cannot ask for more culturally and architecturally. Romantically justified, this is one of the best places you could honeymoon in your France vacation and for the same reason Bordeaux is also called the Port of the Moon. The city is steeped in history and is styled modernly to help every traveler have their best European experience here. Also, for the fact that Bordeaux allows you to have a cheap vacation, you could never ask for more if architecture and culture are your kind of vacationing things. There are about 300 monuments in this city alone. Wine is another wonder of this city that you should never miss. Filled with naturally sophisticated vineyards, this place could be the best place to taste fine wine in your vacation. The neoclassical architecture, opera performances in Grand theater, shopping at Les puces de Saint Michel and wine tasting should definitely not be missed! Bordeaux makes your vacation interesting.

Marseille

Marseille is one of the best cities to visit in France. The vibrance of the city life this place imposes helps you unlock the city life European culture has built over the years. This is one of the oldest cities you will visit during your France vacation. The authentic atmosphere of each street makes your itinerary more colorful. La Panier, art galleries, artisan boutiques and lined up food stops makes your vacation truly amazing. This port city on mediterranean shore is simply beautiful -- right from the history to the culture. The food stops at Vieux port serve freshly plucked mediterranean seafood for which you will fall in love with the city in the first place. This place is also an iconic landmark of Marseille. The vibrance of the city ties you unboundedly until you fall in love with the beauty of this old city. The Calanques National Park is yet another beauty that celebrates nature the best way possible. The soft thrill this city offers just makes your itinerary complete.

Top 8 places to visit in France

Eiffel Tower

Undoubtedly, it should be the Eiffel Tower on your list. This iconic monument is one of the most visited attractions in the whole of Europe. This tower is also known as the symbol of love across the globe for the fact that thousands of proposals are made every year. Not just that, this monument also happens to be the most paid and visited popular attraction on the planet. Climb to the top of the tower and witness the panoramic view of the love city and fall in love with it every time you visit. Your France vacation is almost incomplete without the Eiffel tower being on the list. Grab your favorite white champagne at the height of the monument and express your love to your better half unexpectedly! Things can't get more romantic. At night, this whole monument glistens with shimmering lights -- truly worth your evening. Sit by the lawn, take a beautiful picture, grab your favorite champagne and make an unforgettable proposal. You will unearth the best moments of your life.

Palace of Versailles

Located south west from Paris city, Palace of Versailles is definitely a must visit. This is the official place of the monarchy -- the royal residence of the ruling monarchy. This Palace is also seen as a symbol of the monarchy system. The world we live in today is absolutely amazing because of these remarkable monuments that have sailed to the present from history. The gorgeous gardens, scenic pools, soothing fountains and manicured shrubs along with iconic places like the hall of mirrors, the hamlet is all absolutely worth the visit. This UNESCO world heritage site is one of the best landmarks of the French country. Try not to go awestruck with this place in your France vacation. Places like these definitely makes it worthwhile.

Louvre Museum

Happening to be the world’s largest art museum, this place serves art and explains culture in a different dimension that you will absolutely fall in love with the country. It has a fine collection of fine art, right from ancient era to contemporary times. Every art talk -- in particular, a talk about the painting goes absolutely incomplete without pulling out the reference of Mona Lisa. And if you had pondered where exactly this painting featured, The Louvre museum has the reply. This place bears important art pieces from history while being the best place to visit for the art lovers - and even if you are not one, you will fall in love eventually. Taking a guided tour into this place could be the right choice for you as a first time visitor. And when your guide tells you about the remains of Mary Magdalene, you will find your vacation to be the most thrilling. This place has about 35,000 masterpieces of art and hence try not to miss this place in your France itinerary.

Mount Saint Michel

Rested on rocky islets amidst a sprawl of sandbanks is this dramatic building in Gothic style. A 3 hour ride from Paris will take you to this UNESCO world heritage site. This fairy tale place is one of the most iconic landmarks in France. The mesmerizing beauty of the Abbey church with medieval architecture makes this place the most ideal destinations to visit during your France vacation. Venturing up the abbey could be considerable and hence get ready for some action in this serene place too. The time between July and October could be the best time to visit this place. It has live concerts happening and this adds more life to your itinerary. Try not to miss this place because your France tour packages definitely deserve this place.

River Seine

Located in Northern France, this river extends for about 775 Km. This river is one of the most beautiful rivers in European continent. The river bank has made its way to the UNESCO world heritage site. And not just that, this bank promises every artist to give some inspiration - this is one of the most liveliest places in Paris where the ambience and vibrance just goes hand in hand. Cruising on this river enables you to witness the beauty of Paris city. Things can’t get more romantic here. A 45 minute ride is all that you need to fall in love with this place forever. Grab a champagne, witness the sunset and as the sun goes down, enjoy the ride amidst glittering waters and glistening monuments. This truly makes your French vacation more beautiful.

Lavender fields of Provence

Surrounded by sun soaked and cloud illuminated mountains, this could be one of the most scenic places you would ever behold in your France vacation. The purple field just paints your itinerary to be the most powerful. The Lavender fields in Provence also remind you that France is always not about vibrant cities and colorful nightlife. Nature paints these fields in full fledged during the months of June, July and August. Remix the beauty of nature during the sunrise and sunset hours. Yellow sun rays blended with lavender during the sun rise and orange rays amalgamated with purple color during the sun set gives you a different kind of healing. There could be no better place in France vacation to satiate the photo lover in you. Announce the world that you are having the best France trip by updating your social media with your favorite photos from Provence. Not just with these lavender fields, Provence has everything you need for a chill out vacay -- southern Alps, rolling vineyards, olive groves, pine forests, mediterranean coast and much more.

Carcassonne

The Carcassonne is historically 2000 years old. This place lures more tourists for its historic significance. Highly dramatic and energetic, this place takes you to Medieval ages. This UNESCO listed place is one of the best places to visit during your France vacation. Amazingly lit up night just appears like the stars that decorate the night sky. A mixture of puzzled alleys and asymmetrical buildings makes this place an absolute delight to anyone who adds this place to their France trip packages. The architecture and the minute detailing like the rose windows of Carcassonne cathedral is meaningfully magnificent. This place is definitely worth the visit.

Mont Blanc

About 4.8 Km upwards, this is one of the highest points in France. Cosily blanketed in snow, this place offers the best view of the French country. Your winter holidays can never be disappointing by visiting this place. It has the best activities in house for you. Visiting anytime between December and January engages you differently - from hiking and skiing. The festive vibe of Christmas and New year offers you discounts all over the country. Hot chocolate and onion soup keeps your taste buds entertained. The alpine village of Chamonix -- from churches to restaurants to auberges to hiking to skiing to outdoor activities this city is essentially engaging. The delightful scenery keeps you hooked throughout. Try not to miss this place and go awestruck in the beauty of Chamonix.

Top 5 things to do in France

Witness the sun fade behind the Eiffel Tower

Paris apart from having the best monuments, has the best sunset views across the city that mesmerizes you throughout your stay in Paris. The horizon renders a romantic service during the late evening moments giving you the best reasons to fall in love with this place -- a forever memory to remember. Climb up the tower and witness the best views of the sun fading. And see nature giving its own love to embrace more wonderful happenings. The orange sun reflecting on the scenic River Seine is a different hit by nature. Late into the evening, this place displays the best light shows you will ever witness. This place glows like the sun in the night sky. Rest by the lawn witnessing the happening of the love city, sip your favorite white champagne and unreasonably fall in love with this city again and again.

Cruise on the River Seine

River Seine is yet another fantasy ride you could be hopeful about during your France vacation. A 60 minute ride through the lake will help you glance through the important destinations of the city - the Eiffel Tower, Louvre and Musee d’Orsay. There is a variety in the choices you could make for your cruising - from day time touring to lunch cruises to romantic dinner cruises. This not only helps you define your holiday but also lets you enjoy your favorite ride in your favorite flavor. Ride through the lake and fall in love with the place. Things like these give you the most appealing and evident reasons to like Paris.

Stroll through the wine city - Bordeaux

The carefully manicured city Bordeaux has absolutely got the best cycling routes. About 1600 cycling trails, the cycling tours alone allows you to unwrap the world of Bordeaux in a different dimension. You will capture the best happenings of the city while riding through the city. This cycle itinerary is designed such that it covers major destinations the Basilica of Saint-Michel, Gothic Saint-André Cathedral, Capucins Market and the modern town of Bordeaux. Cross road to older and newer parts of the city, this activity is essentially a much needed one to help you understand the wine city from basics. With classic vineyards across the city, make sure to visit these vineyards, soak yourself in the countryside air and refresh yourself by sipping some best French wines.

Ski through the French Alps

Skiing through the alps is a different experience and you will be able to engage your winter itinerary. The Alps is one of the tallest mountain ranges in the whole of Europe. If you plan to enjoy your winter holidays in Europe, then skiing in the French Alps should definitely make into the list. Visiting anytime between the end of December and the start of January will allow you to enjoy the perks of good skiing weather along with the festive season around. However, the month of January allows you to ski in the fresh snow at a much cheaper price. Nothing better than hot chocolate and onion soup could give you some comfort here. Your adventurous page of diary will definitely have this experience in the list.

Go on a food tour

Food tour is essentially an important part of understanding the beauty of a country you plan to visit. French cuisine is known to the world for remixing the natural ingredients to bring the best food flavor. French cheese and wine hits your taste buds at the right points. Soupe à l’oignon, Coq au vin, Cassoulet, Boeuf bourguignon and Chocolate soufflé are definitely a must try during your France vacation.

Best time to visit France

France undoubtedly is one of the best places to spend your holiday with an exotic vibe. This place truly allows you to spend a luxurious holiday you will never get bored of. However, a single best time to visit France can definitely never be arrived at. Depending on the season you like, the places to visit, the hotels you intend to stay, the budget you plan your holiday for, or if you are newly wed - the time of the year you get married, customizing your best time to visit is as important as customizing your itinerary.

Peak season

France enjoys its peak season during the months of June, July and August. The nation celebrates summer during these months and it obviously is the best time to visit France. Be it your ever favorite landscapes or historical monuments or forever crowded tourist attractions, this month is unarguably the best. Your trip to France is amazing if you plan to visit during June to August. The temperature is around 14 to 28 degree celsius. Make up your mind for slight drizzles, pack an umbrella along and you are done. Pertaining to peak season, the airfare and the prices of hotels are relatively high.

Shoulder season

France is at its best during the seasons of Spring and Autumn. During the months of April, May, September and October, France witnesses the color of seasons. From brightest of greens to duskiest of oranges these months are simply enticing. Not just about the weather, the prices in hotels and flight bookings are also relatively lower. They offer huge discounts on account of it being the shoulder season. The temperature is also around 10 to 22 degrees for you to happily roam around your favorite nation. The places are also less crowded and you will get to enjoy your favorite places for many long hours. Forgetting to taste wine from the best vineyards here is a sin. Best France tours are enjoyed during these months of France visits.

Off season

The months of November to March are not that enjoyable when compared to other months of France visits. France experiences winter during these months and the temperature ranges between 3 and 8 degree celsius. You will witness snowfall in France and it is not quite easy to move around with that climate. However, France enters into celebration during these months enjoying the best christmas and new year. Skiing is yet another best adventure you can experience during these winter months. With the calendar nearing February, the love season witnesses the best proposals in the city of love.

How to reach France

The distance between France and the United States is about 7661 Km. The practically comfortable way to reach France is by air. However, understanding the internal transport system helps you figure out the best suited transport to match your needs.

By Air

The average flight time between the United States and France is about 9 hours. Paris alone has 3 main airports. The Charles de Gaulle is one of the major airports of France and is located in its capital city - Paris. Orly Airport which is located in the South of France is the second major airport. Airports in Nice, Lyon, Bordeaux also have significant airports connecting you to your destination conveniently. There are about 150 international airports in the United States helping you to travel to long craved French countries. Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, O’Hare International Airport, Fort Worth International Airport, Denver International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport are some of the major international airports in the United States. Taking flights could be the most convenient and best option for you to travel through 7700 Km.

Getting Around

France is best connected internally and getting around is made much easier by frequent transport services. The most popular way to commute through the country is by train. Metros begin to operate as early as 5.30 AM in the morning and continue to operate until 12.30 AM in the midnight. Paris alone has 3 airports and hence travelling to other cities by domestic flights is a much easier and quicker way to travel across the country. However, buses and taxis make the game budget friendly. Taking a cycle tour to nearby visits is also recommended to get the best flavor of the country. You will witness the city from a different angle if you are on a cycle tour. Explore each of the transport options to get the best experience.

Book your France vacation at Pickyourtrail

Pickyourtrail presents a luxurious French holiday carefully manicured to match your travel essence. Handpicked France tour packages help you enjoy an exotic vacation you had been looking for.The customization option helps you design your itinerary in a time less than selecting your outfit for your French holiday. The customize button enables you to edit through each line of your package. It allows you to choose the flight you need to fly, hotels you intend to stay, the places you want to visit and the activities you wish to experience. The personal touch in your France vacation from the US lets you unwrap your Europe itinerary the best way possible. From long planned family trips to last minute confirmed honeymoon tours, Pickyourtrail makes sure to personify best memories in the form of an itinerary. Fall in love with France unconditionally!

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Frequently asked questions

Q:
What are the famous places to see in France?
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The Eiffel Tower, Paris undoubtedly is one of the best places to visit in France. This is one of the most visited monuments around the globe. Other than the Eiffel Tower, Louvre museum, Palace of Versailles, Arc de Triomphe, the Notre Dame Cathedral and Disneyland are a must to include in your France tour packages. All these places give an idea about what France has to offer to the traveller in you. Along with these places. make your visit to France complete by making time to hit on the famous vineyards like Chateau Gaudrelle, bistros and cafes and enjoy the flavour of France by engaging your taste buds.
Q:
What is the official language of France?
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French is the official language of France. It is spoken by a majority of the population in the country. Statistically speaking, French is spoken by 88% of the country’s population. Even the sections that speak the minority languages are well versed in French.
Q:
What language is spoken in France?
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There are many different languages spoken in France, like - French, Arabic, Portuguese, and Spanish. The majority of the population, however, speaks French which is the mother tongue of a rather significant section of the population here.
Q:
What to buy in Nice in France?
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Nice is a seaport city located on the French Riviera. Tourists head to NIce to experience the Mediterranean lifestyle while soaking in French culture. While this city has got a lot going for it, it is most famous for some particular aspects. These have to be the festivals and parades that are held here. The Carnival de Nice is the most popular among these festivities. Tourists visiting Nice can choose from a variety of options when it comes to shopping. These range from - wines, ceramics, household linens, and much more.
Q:
What is the currency in France?
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The Euro is the main currency of France. It is regarded as the official currency of the country as well. This currency is circulated in denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, and 500 Euros.
Q:
What to see in France in 7 days?
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Tourists can choose from a variety of packages suiting their needs and interests. One such option is the Loire valley itinerary which highlights destinations renowned for their architecture, food, and wine. The itinerary is focused on locales and attractions like - Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Eiffel tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Louvre. Bordeaux is most famous for its vineyards, chateaus, and wines. Other attractions worth visiting at Bordeaux are - Place des Quinconces, Jardin, and so on. Loire Valley is famous all over the world for its wine production. This is for good reason too as this region has some of the best white wines and sparkling wines. The experience at this valley is quintessentially European. The Eiffel Tower needs no introduction. This iconic attraction standing at a height of 1083 feet is at the centre of festivities in the capital. It is the most visited monument in the whole world. It provides unmatched panoramic views of Paris in addition to one-of-a-kind experiences like dining and shopping at its various levels. The Louvre Museum finds its place on several itinerary packages because of the sheer number of artworks it has. Initially, the Louvre was a palace, however, with time it has turned into a museum and is open to the public. The art and the artifacts together are a representation of about 11,000 years of human civilization and culture.
Q:
What are the best things to do in France?
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Visit the Disneyland: This Disneyland in Paris is one of the largest amusement parks that has all the fun to engage the kid in you. The parades and carnival rides are endless here. The cartoon characters that fascinated your childhood will appear before you making your childhood dream come true. Watch the sunset at the Eiffel Tower: Visit this iconic monument and get panoramic views of the whole city of Paris from the top. Grab your favourite white champagne and watch the sun going down in the Paris sky. This could be one of the best things to do on your trip to France. Relax at the beach resorts: There are a wide range of beaching options to choose from in France. Out of all exhaustive activities and fun, one of the best things to do in France is to stay in the beach resorts and enjoy the flavour of luxury. Biarritz and the Basque Coast, Saint-Tropez: Plage de Pampelonne and Cap d'Antibes could be some of the best options. Shop at Boulevard Saint Germain: This place is saturated with shoppers stop and satiates the shopaholic in you. This major street in Paris runs for 3.5 Km and has endless shopping options from your favourite boutiques to food stops. Shop best home decors, party wears, home accessories and much more at one stop. Enjoy the charm of Provence: along with the blue skies and mediterranean air of France, this place has a unique charm that entices the nature lover in you. Yellow sunflowers and purple lavenders just makes the scene more appealing. The ruggedness of raw rural areas makes it extremely vibrant. Try not to miss this place in your France tour packages.
Q:
What is the best time to visit France?
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April, May, September and October are one of the most suitable times for you to visit France. The prices are lower. The places are also less crowded while France has the best atmosphere around for you to enjoy your trip to France the best way. However, if you are someone who enjoys sunshine to the maximum, visit France during the peak season of June, July and August.
Q:
How to reach France?
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If you are planning for a trip to France from India, travelling by air is one of the most convenient modes of travel. The Charles de Gaulle is one of the major airports of France and is located in its capital city - Paris. This is one of the busiest airports in France. Direct and stopover flights operate from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and Bangalore. The average flight time is about 10 hours justifying it to be the best mode of transport to reach France.
Q:
What are 10 interesting facts about France?
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1. France is the largest country in the EU. 2. It is sometimes also referred to as the - "Hexagon". 3. French, the official language of France, was also the official language of England for a duration of about 300 years. 4. Louis XIX had the shortest reign duration, only amounting to 20 minutes in total. 5. The French are behind some noteworthy and important discoveries of items like - hairdryers, hot air balloons etc. 6. Louvre art museum located in Paris is the most frequented art museum in the whole world. 7. Paris was initially a Roman city. 8. The French were the first to introduce the now staple and mandatory - license plates on vehicles. 9. At 15,780 feet, Mont Blanc is the highest peak in the country of France. 10. France is home to a total of 28 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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What are the major cities in France?
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Some of the major cities in France are - Paris, Lyon, Nantes, Bordeaux, Marseille. Each of these cities has its own set of unique attractions and deserves a spot on travel plans to the beautiful country of France. Paris is the capital of France. It has many attractions worth visiting like the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, Louvre, etc. The list of activities is just as exhaustive with cruises down the Seine River, dining at iconic cafes, etc all featuring on travel itineraries. Lyon was historically known for silk production, however, in modern times it has earned a reputation for being a gastronomic paradise. We recommend you visit old Lyon to experience some of the history that is associated with this city. The city of Nantes is a vibrant university city. Some of the attractions worth visiting are - Machines of the Isle, Hab Gallery, the beaches, and the galleries. Bordeaux is famous all over the world for its wine production. It is best known for its vineyards which produce white and sparkling wines which can rival any of the finest wineries elsewhere. Marseille is known as the "city of 1000 neighbourhoods". Some of the best attractions to visit here are - Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde church, Old Harbour, MuCEM Museum, and the Calanques National Park.
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What is a famous food in France?
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France is well known for its fantastic cuisine. Some of the famous foods in France are - Cassoulet, Bouillabaisse, Religieuse au chocolat. These dishes are both staples and worth trying at least once while on a trip to the country.
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What is the average temperature in France?
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The average temperature in France ranges from 35 degrees Fahrenheit to 78 degrees Fahrenheit. The mercury can go over or under this mentioned range but even in the most exceptional of cases the temperatures range from 25 degrees Fahrenheit to 88 degrees Fahrenheit.
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What is the weather like in France all year round?
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Overall, France enjoys mild temperatures in summers and cool winters. The exception to this rule is the Mediterranean region where the winters are mild and summers are hotter in comparison.
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What to pack for France in September?
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September brings with it, its own set of challenges in France. The city of Paris experiences temperatures in the range of 13 degrees Celsius to 21 degrees Celsius. Depending on where your travel plans take you, it is advisable that you carry protective outerwear and gear. Basic equipment like umbrellas and raincoats are to be included. It is also advisable to bring extra layers to deal the best that you can with the elements.
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What to see in Bordeaux in France?
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Bordeaux has some of the best attractions worth visiting in France like - Cathédrale Saint-André, Place de la Bourse, Basilique Saint-Seurin, Palais Gallien, and Pont de Pierre. The Cathédrale Saint-André is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It has held an important place in history because of being a part of the mediaeval route of the Saint James pilgrimage. It is comparable to Notre Dame in Paris because of its sheer beauty and grandeur. Place de la Bourse epitomises elegance through its design. This palatial building stretching for up to half a mile is the perfect example of 18th-century architectural design. The Basilique Saint-Seurin is another UNESCO World Heritage Site. It also served as a stop on the Saint James pilgrimage. It features a Romanesque style that brings to mind the churches on the route to Santiago de Compostela.
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What to wear in France in May?
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May usually marks a pleasant and mild Spring season in France. The temperatures in Paris during this period range from 10 degrees Celsius to 18 degrees Celsius. Hence, during the month of May, it is recommended that you put on layers to keep you insulated from the winds. These can otherwise hinder your travel experience. It is also advisable that you bring along a hat to keep you protected from the sun.
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When does it snow in France?
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France experiences snowfall in the winter season. In terms of months, this period lasts from the months of December to March. The Alpine region experiences the most snowfall in addition to the Pyrenees.
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Is Lyon in France worth visiting?
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Yes, Lyon is absolutely worth visiting when it comes to travel. It has perks like being the gastronomical capital of the country, home to several UNESCO World heritage sites, and much more. It makes for a great addition to your travel itinerary. The Musée des Beaux Arts museum located in Lyon is second only to the Louvre. It holds some of the most cultural heritage icons in its halls. If you are seeking some of the old-world charms then you should consider heading to Quartier Saint-Jean and Quartier Saint-Georges. Both these places combine to make the Old Town. Don't forget to explore the gourmet restaurants and culinary boutiques to experience all that Lyon has to offer.
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What is Provence in France known for?
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Provence includes the French Riviera and is most famous for its weather, vibrant countryside, wines, and cuisine. It is also home to the city of Avignon and several villages nearby. All in all, it is well worth your time to explore this region.
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Where to see lavender fields in France?
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One of the most famous activities to engage in while in the Provence region is to see Lavender fields. There are many places where you can see these blossoms like - Valensole, Luberon, Sault, and so on.
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How much does a France trip cost? How much does it cost to go to France from India?
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A France trip generally costs around 1,75,000 to 2,00,000 for a week’s trip. But it highly depends on the number of days you plan your itinerary, the places you choose to visit, the France tour packages you choose. the mode of transportation you prefer to use, the place you happen to stay and the season you choose to visit. It is wise to plan ahead and enjoy the benefits of cheap France tour packages.
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How many days are enough for France?
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On an average, it is recommended you spend anywhere between a10 - 12 days in the country. This will allow you to indulge in a variety of experiences - from sightseeing to wine-tasting to lazing by the beaches and trying out some gourmet food here.
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How do I get around France?
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France has the best railway network and connects all important destinations like Paris, Bordeaux, Lyon, Strasbourg, and Nice more effectively. Hence the first most preferred mode of transportation is by TGV trains. However, if you have your own timeline in visiting multiple places, then hiring a cab or Taxi would be ideal.
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What is the cheapest month to go to Paris?
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Early December, January and February are one of the cheapest months to visit Paris. These months experience winter and hence falls under the off season where there are less number of tourists and more discounts. Paris sees Christmas and New year celebrations during this time of the year.
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Is Disneyland worth it in Paris?
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Yes, Disneyland absolutely is one of the best places to visit in France. The night time witnesses the best light shows and fireworks. The fun rides, cartoon characters, parades and carnivals all make the Disneyland experience a celebration. Try not to miss this place on your trip to France.
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How much is a ticket at Disneyland Paris?
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A ticket anywhere between £40 - £65 depending on the month you are planning to visit. Prices are generally high during the summer months. But it absolutely is worth the money and time.
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How many floors is the Eiffel Tower?
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There are 3 floors in the Eiffel Tower - !st floor, 2nd floor and the top floor. The first floor has a museum and exhibits. The second floor is all about eateries and food stops while the third floor is the technical installations dedicated to the radio. All the 3 floors are accessible to the public.
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Is it worth going up the Eiffel Tower?
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Yes, the Eiffel Tower is one of the best monuments to visit in France. Going up the Eiffel Tower is worthwhile. The panoramic view of the whole city of Paris is just stunning. The bar and restaurant 58 up there is completely worth visiting. You will be able to enjoy your favourite champagne along with the spectacular view.
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What are the best ski resorts in France?
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The Chamonix, Serre Chevalier and Tignes are the best Ski resorts in France. The Chamonix is one of the most renowned ski resorts and Serre Chevalier is one of the largest ski resorts in France. The months of December and January are peak skiing seasons in France.
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Which are the best monuments to visit in France?
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Unarguably, the Eiffel tower is a must visit monument in France. Along with it, the Notre Dame Cathedral, Arc de Triomphe and Mount Saint Michel are the best monuments to visit in Paris.
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Is it safe to travel solo to France?
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Irrespective of any country, it is always advisable to take safety precautions from our side. Apart from this fact, France is one of the safest destinations to visit for any gender.
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What are some of the best things to buy in France?
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Chocolates are a must buy irrespective of any country you visit. French Macarons from Pierre Hermes, scented soaps, Picasso souvenirs from curated gift shops. Best tea from Mariage Freres, fashion picks from outlet stores, French mustard and handbags at Brontibay are not to be missed.
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What currency should I carry?
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You should carry your money in Euros. Ensure you make the exchange before your departure. Cash will make your life easier especially since there is a lot of tipping involved at restaurants and even saloons.
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What are the most scenic train journeys to take here?
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With the French Rail Pass, you can explore the valleys, coastline and the mountains of France. Trains de Pignes, Bastia to Ajaccio and the Little Yellow Train are beautiful must-do train journeys to take here. They are quite memorable and promise an unforgettable time.

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