Chic, hip and always ahead of the fashion curve, yet old-world, traditional and absolutely bubbling over with some of the world’s best cuisine and wines, France remains one of the world’s beloved destinations. No matter what your interest, it’s a veritable paradise. Love to dine and wine? So many of the world’s best restaurants and wineries can be found here. Want to chill? Try a charming chateau in the countryside or a weekend on gorgeous beach. Want to remain active on holiday? Try climbing some of the stunning mountains or biking through charming villages. Love history? Walk wide-eyed through magnificent examples of architecture known the world over. And, just want to feel absolutely in love with a city that you can walk endlessly through, seeing something different around every corner ? Then immerse yourself in Paris.
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Country Code: +33
Do I need a Visa? Visas are not required for most countries including the US, Canada and various points in both Europe and South America
How will I charge my devices? France’s electrical current is 220 /240 V
How do I get there? Well, if you’re heading to Paris (CDG) and flying from…
New York: 8 hours
Los Angeles: 11.5 hours
Toronto: 8.5 hours
Sao Paulo: 11.5 hours
London: 1.5 hours
Geography: France shares a border with six fellow European countries. It’s primarily flat terrain and grassland which is ideal for it’s heavy production of grapes, along with highly elevated mountainous regions of the Alps and Pyrenees.
Time Zones: GMT +1
How's the weather? As France has coastal, continental and mountainous regions, the climate does vary per extreme region however for the most part, France’s climate is mild year-round. Mountains offer a great deal of snow for lengthy seasons ideal for winter sports while in the south, temps in the summer especially can soar high, with plenty of sunshine.
Learn how to cook alongside a culinary master in his own home kitchen, then dine on the gorgeous meal talking all things culinary over dinner
Embark on a delicious chocolate and pastry making tour in Paris, sampling as you saunter
Take an early morning hot air balloon ride over the idyllic Loire Valley with a champagne toast, to find a gorgeous breakfast set up for you upon landing, to be enjoyed in the crisp morning air
Gain exclusive access to private tasting rooms at some of France’s most celebrated wineries
.Go climb a mountain…literally- from small hills to the most challenging treks, our experts can organize the thrill of a lifetime
Take an afternoon river cruise on the Garonne, stopping in at medieval villages and wine estates along the way
Spend the night in a gorgeous chateau and dine with an aristocratic family that has opened up their home to you
Special French pre-departure gift delivered to your door before you embark upon your journey.