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Fantastic City Tours and Excursions in France

Top touristic places in France

The Palace and Park of Versailles

From the series “Top 15 Unesco Sites in Europe”
A special place among the prominent attractions of France belongs to the Palace of Versailles. Its construction began in the second half of the 17th century by order of Louis XIV. For hundreds of years, graceful Versailles remained the residence of the French kings. The gorgeous palace impresses with its scale and luxurious design. Every detail of its interior is a true work of art.

One of the most amazing points in history of Versailles is the fact that all the bills, one way or another connected with the construction of the palace, have survived to these days. According to current estimates, the sum spent on the construction is incredible. It makes out 259.6 billion euros. Almost half of this amount was spent on interior decoration of the palace. It takes several hours to appreciate … Read all

Eiffel Tower

From the series “15 Unofficial Man-Made Wonders of the World”
It's difficult to find someone who would be unfamiliar with the main attraction of Paris, the Eiffel Tower. This architectural landmark was named after the author, the architect Gustave Eiffel. The unusual tower with an arch was built for the opening of the World Expo, which took place in Paris in 1889. The structure served as the entrance arch. Initially, the tower, whose height is 324 meters, was planned as a temporary structure, but after the end of the exhibition it wasn’t taken away.

Today, the Eiffel Tower is considered the most visited of the paid-for sights in the world. It's also one of the most photographed buildings in the world. Each year, the symbol of Paris is visited by more than 7 million people. During its history, the tower was visited by a little less than 300 … Read all
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Entertainment and attractions in France

Paris
If you are the fan of active pastime, extreme rest and breathtaking feelings - Paris has what to offer. The first thing you must try is the excursion to the Parisian catacombs, where 6 million people were buried. This excursion will not only impress you but also will change the attitude towards life and death, will make you think about important and significant things in our lives. Catacombs of Paris - a network of winding underground tunnels and caves totaling up to 300 km. Sounds interesting, … Read more
Aix-en-Provence
Would you like to not only explore historic attractions but also to enjoy interesting activities? Aix-en-Provence can offer many exciting ways of recreation. Take a stroll in beautiful parks and admire their marvelous landscaped design. Some parks are suitable for visiting even in winter. Promenade de la Torse is a public park that was established in 1984. It occupies an area of roughly 8 hectares. An artificial pond is the main decoration of the park. There is fish in the pond nowadays, and it … Read more
Arles
Excursions to unique ancient landmarks are not the only activities available to tourists in Arles. The region is famous for its beautiful nature. There are several interesting nature reserves in the vicinity of the city, and Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue is one of the largest and most attractive of them. This park has a diverse terrain including lakes, marshes, forests, and spacious fields. You will have an opportunity to watch horses and dozens of different bird species. Local lakes are … Read more
Annecy
Besides historic attractions, Annecy is famous for its unique natural landmarks, visiting which can make any vacation even more exciting and unforgettable. The city lies on the tip of Lake Annecy that is a popular recreation area for not only tourists but also locals. Annecy has an attractive waterfront area. Additionally, several charming beaches open at the lakeside in summer. There are playgrounds for children, numerous cafes, and shopping tents here. The lakeshore has a developed … Read more
Nice
The city of Nice is purely tourist city. The main place for rest here is, of course, beach. Here you can enjoy numerous water sports, golf, shopping, visiting museums, and exhibitions. Nice and its outskirts - are the real paradise for those tourists who desire to get the fair amount of adrenaline and tickle one's nerves. If you are one of them, then have a look at the Parc naturel régional du Verdon, which offers numerous facilities for climbing, rafting, canyoning and other breathtaking … Read more
Cannes
Besides shopping, sunbathing, and swimming in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea, as well as having fun in nightclubs and casinos, the diamond of French Riviera can offer many pleasant activities to its guests. When it comes to beach recreation, guests of the city can try surfing of any kind, ride water scooters, try different kinds of water sports (beach volleyball, handball), and even enjoy kayaking. Yacht cruises are also incredibly popular. A vacation in Cannes without a voyage in a … Read more
Lourdes
Lourdes is not only Holy places, architectural sights, and museums. There are also many opportunities for active recreation here. If you want, you can just get out to the Lac de Lourdes Lake for half a day. This is a beautiful place. You can just take a walk, admire nature, have a snack in the restaurant, and read a book under the shade of willows here. You will also have the opportunity to sunbathe and even swim on summer days here. The idea of a joint walk on the water surface on a catamaran … Read more
Lyon
In the already mentioned Parc de la Tete d'Or, you can find Zoo de Lyon, which is a must-have, regardless of whether you are traveling alone or with small tourists. You will see a variety of animals - from those inhabiting savannas to moderate-climate animals. Those who are interested in the world of flora will like Jardin Botanique de Lyon and Porte de la Roseraie, which are also located in the park. Here, in the park, there is a huge Georges Prévéral velodrome, which is worth visiting for … Read more

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