Why France is a great honeymoon destination

Top reasons to visit France.

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Lighthouse in France

Paris might be called the best place for romance, but France itself is loaded with multiple dreamy destinations that are suitable for a honeymoon, right from the Champagne region to the French Riviera. Here are some top places to include in your France honeymoon package.

1. Les Praz-de-Chamonix

This small village placed in the French Alps is filled with activities throughout the year. For top-notch skiing sessions in the winter to scenic hiking and mountain biking trips in summers, honeymooners can visit Les Praz-de-Chamonix for a romantic getaway.

2. Paris

At the ‘City of Love’, also called Paris, honeymoon travellers can wander their way out in the picture perfect streets, where they can explore the historical museums and have some good breakfast every single day. A visit to Place des Vosges is also suggested where a bottle of champagne and some sandwiches would do for a good picnic feel. For some adventure, head to Disneyland where mind-blowing shows make for great entertainment.

3. Saint-Paul-de-Vence

If you are one of those who like a bit of history, then Saint-Paul-de-Vence would be fun for real. This old town is set between two valleys and is very well known for its ancient museums collections and galleries. Dining session at the La Colombe d’Or is a must, for they serve amazing food. A visit to the Picasso museum and Antibes Cathedral is also suggested.

4. Deauville

Deauville, France is more of a seaside resort town which is known for its coloured umbrella scenes at beaches, historical places and annual film festival. Adventure loving couples would enjoy in this place for sure, given the entertainment activities like horse racings and casinos. To indulge in absolute elegance and leisure, Deauville would be suitable. For getting some quality shopping done, honeymoon travellers are advised to visit The Halles du Marché.

5. Cannes

Hollywood fans must make sure they have Cannes ticked on their France honeymoon package for sure. From award ceremonies to the regular Hollywood events, this French Riviera resort town bombards with stardoms throughout the year. A stroll along the La Croisette promenade is a must. The beaches at Cannes would be lovely for some sun-bathing sessions. Along the coast of Riviera, the couples can find yachts, motor boats and during night times, some party scenes as well.

Kick start your married life with the perfect honeymoon in France. Get in touch with Pickyourtrail to get your honeymoon itinerary done with ease.

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