Couples flock to Paris en masse. Undoubtedly one of the most romantic cities in the world, Paris truly is the city of love. Despite Paris’s irresistible charm, France has many other romantic destinations which are perfect for a couples break with your loved one. From Mediterranean beaches to skiing in the Alps, France is a diverse country with plenty of opportunities to explore and discover beautiful regions. Keep reading to find out more about our favourite couples destinations in France.
The French Alps
The French Alps are the perfect destination for a couple’s holiday. Hit the slopes with your partner for an action packed week in the mountains. Whether you are seasoned skiers or are complete beginners, a week or two in the Alps is always a good idea. Done right and a couples ski trip can be the perfect destination for a romantic break away. Skiing provides the perfect opportunity to spend time together while also getting out and enjoying the spectacular scenery. Luxury accommodation and dining options are in abundance in the French Alps so you are your partner won’t be short of romantic places to stay or eat. For a truly relaxing option, why not try an all-inclusive ski holiday so you and your partner can completely relax. Be sure to try out some of the local cheesy delicacies like cheese fondue or raclette, accompanied by a bottle of wine.
The South of France
If you prefer to stay warm while on holiday, the South of France is the perfect destination to take your partner away for a romantic week in the sun. With beautiful beaches, charming villages and delicious, fresh food, the south of France is the superb destination for a romantic break. Nice is a superb destination in the South of France where you can kill two birds with one stone and enjoy a city break as well as a relaxing beach holiday. This grand city is made up of long escapades, beautiful squares and medieval castles; there really is something for everyone in this city. If it’s the glitz and glamour that you are after then St Tropez is the place for you. Packed to the brim with a-list celebrities, super yachts and alluring nightclubs, St Tropez is the place to be and be seen. If you are looking to impress someone special then this is the place to do so.
Looking for a romantic city break in France? Forget about Paris, that’s been overdone. Located in the south east of France, the city of Lyon has been a strategic location since Roman times and is the ideal place for an exciting weekend away. France’s third largest city has plenty to offer couples looking to explore somewhere new. With the coveted reputation as France’s gourmet capital, enjoy a delicious meal with your loved one in one of the cities many fine dining establishments. Spend your days wondering around the medieval streets of the cities old town then enjoy a glass of wine on the banks of the Rhone River.