Things to do in france

Attractions and places of interest

Just 3.5km across, the tiny Il de Batz is a charming island only a 15 minute boat trip from Roscoff's harbour. With just 500 inhabitants, whose lives revolve mainly around the...

Attractions and places of interest

Just a 15 minute boat trip from Cannes, the Île Ste-Marguerite is an island that is just off the coast and is home to the Fort Royal, where the mysterious Man in the Iron Mask is said to...

Attractions and places of interest

This island has a maritime museum with archaeological collections as well as boats and fishing equipment. The site also has a bird-watching observatory, a shipyard and marine botanical...

Attractions and places of interest

Accessible from Belle-île, these small islands are full of gorgeous coves and beaches with fantastic views of the sea and the mainland. Why not go hiking around the islands' coastal...

Attractions and places of interest

The Jardin botanique de Tours (5 hectares) is a municipal botanical garden and arboretum, it began as a collection of about 2,000 medical and exotic plants arranged in greenhouses.

Attractions and places of interest

There are several gardens throughout the city, but if you only visit one, it should be the botanical paradise of the Jardin des Plantes. Covering 8 hectares, the garden was created in...