10 unmissable cultural sites during your visit to France

  • Carcassonne medieval city

    Carcassonne medieval city

    © Atout France/Catherine Bibollet

  • Palais des Papes in Avignon

    Palais des Papes in Avignon

    © Atout France/Jean Malburet

  • Château de Chenonceau, one of the Loire Valley Chateau

    Château de Chenonceau, one of the Loire Valley Chateau

    © Atout France/Daniel Philippe

  • Arles Arena

    Arles Arena

    © Atout France/R−Cast

  • Pont du Gard

    Pont du Gard

    © Wikimédia Commons /Bernard bill5

  • Strasbourg Cathedral

    Strasbourg Cathedral

    © Wikimédia Commons / besopha

  • Mont St Michel

    Mont St Michel

    © Atout France/R−Cast

  • MuCEM

    MuCEM

    © Wikimedia Commons / Freddo

  • Louvre Lens Museum

    Louvre Lens Museum

    © AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN

10 unmissable cultural sites during your visit to France

France is a land of contrasts in which culture plays a predominant role. 

During your French getaway, don't miss these regional sites and museums!  Here is our top ten selection...