Introduction

France is the world’s most popular travel destination receiving more than 80 million foreign tourists from all over the world annually. All visitors are to this stunning and beautiful country attracted by all the historical cities, the beautiful countryside, the castles of the Loire Valley, and Brittany and Normandy. In addition, France offers an agreeable climate, some excellent beaches on the French Riviera, the Atlantic coast and the island of Corsica, wide possibilities for winter sports , most notably in the Alps and the Pyrenees, and a rich culture with food and wines that are among the most celebrated in the world.

France is packed full of fantastic attractions to visit. From the romance of Paris to the sunshine of the south and the picturesque Dordogne, France has much to offer a holidaymaker. And when it comes to the sights, there’s simply loads to do – meaning it’s a challenge to select a list of just the top ten tourist attractions in France.