Ah, France. The country of love! Known around the globe for its romantic atmosphere, this beautiful country provides the perfect setting for an unforgettable couple’s holiday.
If you’re planning a honeymoon in France to celebrate the beginning of your wedded life, here are ten enchanting activities you must try!
Take in the history of Old Town
Old Town, Nice is a historic neighbourhood with narrow streets and an almost medieval atmosphere. There’s plenty to see and do in the area, from stopping for a coffee and cake to take in the views or shopping at an open market.
Witness impressionist masterpieces at the Musée d’Orsay
The Musée d’Orsay is a stunning art museum converted from an old railroad station. The intricate building is home to an astounding collection of impressionist masterpieces dating from 1948 to 1914, featuring world-renowned artists including Van Gogh, Claude Monet, and Renoir.
Relax in the sunshine at Plage de la Grande Conque
Plage de la Grande Conque is a vibrant, scenic beach located in Cap-de Agde. The area is known for its winding, rocky coastline and natural foliage, making it the perfect place to take in France’s innate beauty.
Plan a picnic at Jardin des Plantes
Jardin des Plantes is a stunning Botanical Garden located in Nantes, featuring seven hectares of green space, 800 square meters of greenhouses, and more than 10,000 living species of flora. It is one of France’s four leading botanical gardens and a must-see romantic destination for couples.
Meet the Mona Lisa at the Louvre Museum
Of course, a trip to France is not complete without visiting the Louvre! Along with the Mona Lisa, the museum is home to other famous works of art,, including the Venus de Milo and the Winged Victory of Samothrace.
Cruise the Seine River
A cruise along central Paris’s Seine River is the ideal way to relax and enjoy the city’s top sights. Sail along on a scenic boat tour and enjoy famous landmarks, including the Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Eiffel Tower.
Dine by the water in La Petite France
La Petite France is a well-preserved historic town in Strasbourg, known for its quaint cobblestone roads and 16th-century buildings. Make the most of your visit here by dining at one of the town’s charming waterside restaurants.
Take a nature trek on the Iles de Lerins
Iles de Lerins is a group of two islands located a short boat trip away from Cannes. The unique destination is beautifully overrun with eucalyptus plants and pine forests, making it ideal for a relaxing nature trek.
Become an expert in French cuisine in Burgundy
Have you ever wanted to learn to cook genuine French cuisine? Well, by enrolling in one of the Burgundy region’s cooking classes, you can learn from the experts!
Take in the music at the Festival International d’Orgue
The Festival International d’Orgue, or the International Organ Festival, offers soul-stirring organ music from various musical movements and centuries. Free concerts are available on Thursday nights in July and August.
Whether you try one or all of these activities on your upcoming French holiday, you’re sure to make memories to last a lifetime. Bon voyage!