France

Climate Guide
These figures show France monthly average maximum temperatures and monthly average rainfall.
  Temp °C Rain mm 
 January 6 54
 February 7 46
 March 11 52
 April 14 45
 May 18 62
 June 21 57
 July 24 54
 August 23 51
 September 20 57
 October 16 59
 November 10 59
 December 7 55

Paris, one of the jewels of Europe, offers the style, charm and magic of art, architecture, theatre, music and gastronomy. With landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, the Champs-Élysées, the Louvre and the River Seine you will be continually entertained. After the amazing sightseeing opportunities, grab a rejuvenating coffee at a Parisian cafe.

 
No matter when you visit, every region of France is bursting with beautiful landscapes, delectable cuisine, fine wines and local traditions.
 
The Alps’ slopes and lush pine forests create fantastic skiing in the winter and outstanding walking in warmer months. You will find a mix of European influences across northern France which is encircled by the English Channel, Atlantic Ocean, Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany.
 
Discover the finest of wines in the Loire Valley, Champagne or Alsace. For a sun-seeker’s paradise, visit the Riviera. World-famous for its panache, beautiful beaches and palm tree-lined boulevards, the region offers a balmy climate and the refreshing azure waters of the Mediterranean.
 
For a luxury spa break in thermal waters, Lake Geneva is just perfect! Evian, the home of the mineral water, offers a great family holiday with the natural springs, water sports and mountain hiking.
 
This is just a taster, so book a luxury trip to see for yourself what France has to offer.
 
 

Useful Information

Flight Information
British Airways from London Heathrow to Nice and Geneva (1 hour, 35 minutes). UK regional departures and charter flights are also available.

Flight Time
2 hours From London Heathrow to Nice Airport

Flight Upgrades
British Airways upgrades start from as little as £50 per person, each way.

Capital : Paris

Population: 63,182,000

Language :  French

Time Difference : +1 hour

Currency : Euro

Voltage : 220 volts

Foreign and Commonwealth and Visa Info: For up-to-date country information visit www.fco.gov.uk

France Tourist Office: For resort information visit www.franceguide.com