There is every reason to enjoy a fabulous luxury holiday in France with Elegant Resorts whatever your age or inclination. A stunning country, with beautiful cities, gorgeous beaches, more monuments than any other country, incredible mountain scenery and delectable food and wine, it deserves to be visited time and time again.
The north of France consists of flatlands licking the English Channel, while the west faces towards the Atlantic Coast and offers rolling hills, sandy beaches, quiet little harbour towns and a distinct Celtic flavour. The eastern part of France produces many famous wines including magnificent pinot noirs and chardonnays valued the world over.
The Alps are great for skiing in winter and hiking in summer, and the south – with its beautiful vistas, balmy climate and, of course, the wonderful Riviera – lures visitors year-round. The Cote d’Azur boasts an exceptional climate and its beautiful bays of azure-blue waters are the perfect backdrop for attractive seaside resorts while Evian, situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, is the home of Evian mineral water.
Tucked inside the Maritime Alps, between the French and Italian Rivieras, lies the principality of Monaco, famous for its casinos, luxury hotels and yachts – exclusivity and excess are the hallmarks of this, the second smallest country in the world.
In the south west of France, the Dordogne is one of the most quintessential French regions, whilst the Languedoc has its own language and culture. In the south of the Languedoc you'll find the majestic Pyrenees where you can hike and ski, while the towns of Toulouse and Montpelier should not be missed.