Happening now in France
Places to go
Things to do
Plan your trip
Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.
Van Gogh at the Atelier des Lumières in Paris
Atelier des Lumières in Paris
Until 31 December
75th Anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy
The Distinction Palace
In France, hotel rankings highlight the exceptional 5-star hotels by elevating them to ‘palace’…
General information and practical conversions
Currency, electrical voltage, units of measurement... useful day-to-day information for your stay…
En route to the Dordogne! Enjoy dinner at the restaurants of all the Toques du Périgord chefs, travel along the Route du Foie Gras, and taste Limousin apples and Bergerac wines.
Learn how to tell your stalactites from your stalagmites in Padirac cave, and wonder at the Lascaux cave art. Then visit Milandes chateau, where once lived Joséphine Baker, queen of the music hall.
Then take your canoes all the way to Rocamadour to see the Black Madonna and sample some fine cheese!
Visit Sarlat la Canéda
Sarlat, town of art and history
Sarlat, the capital of the Perigord Noir, is situated in the heart…
Visit La Roque-Gageac
Perched above the Dordogne River, the village is a member of the The Most Beautiful Villages of…
Beynac, one of the most beautiful cities of France
Beynac-et-Cazenac is a magnificent village,…
The resorts on the Atlantic coast
The Atlantic Coast is as striking and magnificent as the rolling waves which crash into the foot of…
Visit Dordogne Perigord
Part of the Aquitaine region in south-west France, just one hour’s drive to the east of Bordeaux,…
Limousin is a haven of peace, flavors, endless green spaces, rivers, and lakes. It will immerse you…
Notre-Dame de Paris: practical information and…