French Travel Connection offers a multitude of activities that you can enjoy in France

Published on June 30, 2016
  • Cycling in France

    Cycling in France

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  • Cycling in Languedoc

    Cycling in Languedoc

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  • Latin Quarter

    Latin Quarter

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  • Moulin Rouge, Paris

    Moulin Rouge, Paris

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  • Walk Tours

    Walk Tours

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  • Walk in Paris

    Walk in Paris

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French Travel Connection offers a multitude of activities that you can enjoy in France

Whether you are travelling with your partner, friends or family, you will get the experience of a lifetime! France offers numerous scenic routes around the country, ideal for walking or cycling.

Discover hidden villages, taste authentic French cuisine or challenge yourself and ride the Mont Ventoux!

 

  1. Cycling Tours

Practising for the Tour de France or simply enjoy cycling around at your own pace. France will spoil you with a number of scenic routes around the country. Explore castles from a different angle or discover Provence from your saddle, take your pick! Our maps will guide you to some hidden villages, where you can hop on and off your wheels at your leisure. Take your time and admire the scenery while savouring local specialties with our France cycling tours.

 

Languedoc Deluxe Cycling Tour – spend 7 days in the beautiful region of Languedoc. Your itinerary starts in the renowned ‘pink city’ of Toulouse. Travel 237 kilometres from Toulouse to Montpellier and enjoy a nice rest after your long but picturesque journey.

 

Loire Wine Cycling Tour – this 7-day cycling tour will give you a chance to explore the stunning Loire Valley region. Travel 242 kilometres between Amboise and Saumur and discover a large selection of Loire wines during your trip. If you like wines, you will surely love the wine tasting sessions!

 

Provence Vineyards Lavender Cycling Tour - enjoy this 8 days self guided biking tour to discover Provence region its taste and flavors! Discover the wines of Provence, from the Rhone Valley to the Haut-Vaucluse area to the Drome and back to Ventoux area.

 

Normandy WWII Memorial  Cycling Tour  enjoy 6 days self guided cycling around Normandy. During this 210 kilometres cycling tour, you will admire the beautiful coastline, woodlands and countryside. Normandy is well-known for its dairy products, cider, Calvados and the delightful Camembert cheese.

 

South West Moissac to Carcassonne -Cycling Tour – at a distance of 222 kilometres, you will discover the striking landscapes of Moissac and Carcassone. This tour will bring you to the canal that links Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy going around Moissac and its artistic heritage.

 

 

  1. Walking Tours

Put on your blue French shoes and get your hike on. If you don’t mind getting your feet dirty and think that there is no better way to explore an area than off the beaten tracks, this option is for you.

Plan your walking holidays in France to explore picturesque villages, smell the roses (or the grapes!) and take in some beautiful and typically French sights.   

Most of our selected hotels are small, family run properties whose owners are looking forward to sharing their regions with you.

 

Paris Latin Quarter Night Walking Tour – this 2-hour walking tour will introduce you to Parisian history and France’s oldest universities. The Latin Quarter has been the centre of student life in Paris for more than 800 years. Enjoy the atmosphere of lively cafes, bars and shops.

 

Loire Valley Self Guided Hiking Tour – with a distance of 50km, this self-guided hike in the Loire Valley will introduce you the "valley" known as the Kings Valley. On this 7 day tour from Blois you will travel past Amboise visiting numerous chateaux and historical sites including Blois, Chambord, Cheverny, Chaumont, Amboise, Chenonceau!

 

Paris French Revolution Walk – a 2-hour walk to explore places where Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI were beheaded and walk in the steps of the revolutionaries. Discover the history leading up to the raid of the Bastille prison or visit the ‘Assemblée Nationale’ and hear stories about the ruthless repression or bloodshed during the French Revolution.

 

Paris Montmartre Walking Tour – pass by the famous Moulin Rouge, ‘le Lapin Agile’ cabaret and Van Gogh’s apartment. During this 2-hour walking tour, you will enjoy sights of the French everyday life through residential blocks, churches, bakery, schools and more. See the Basilica of Sacré-Coeur sitting on the crest of the hill, the Boulevard de Clichy and Boulevard de Rochechouart.

 

Provence Self-Guided Hiking Tour – with a distance of 70 kilometres, this self-guided hiking adventure will introduce you to the best of Provence – from Les Baux de Provence to Gordes. Walk along cobblestone paths in small villages, wander through an abandoned ochre quarry near Roussillon and taste some of the best wines in Chateauneuf-du-Pape and Gigondas.

 

For full details and bookings contact French Travel Connection on 1300 858 304, email info@frenchtravel.com.au or visit www.frenchtravel.com.au.

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