Flights to France – A holiday in the ‘City of Love’
A hub for art and culture, France is the ideal vacation spot for creative souls. Get inspired by iconic structures such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the breathtaking beauty of the beaches in Nice in the French Riviera, and the charm of Corsica, during your tour of France. With plenty of things to buy, such as exquisite chocolates, French cheese, scented candles, and beauty accessories, the country is a shopaholic’s heaven. Sample the delicious macaroons and Crème Brulee, and spend some time sipping a Cafe Latte in a cute café on the sidewalk. Imbibe the culture of this fascinating country before heading back home.
Best time to visit France
The climate varies significantly in France, ranging from the Alpine climate in French Alps, tropical climate in Bora Bora Islands to the Mediterranean climate in Corsica. The best time to visit the capital city of France, Paris, is during the spring and the fall seasons i.e. from April to June and September to November, respectively. Generally, the summer months of June to August is the ideal time to visit France, as the country lies in the Northern Temperate Zone.
How to reach France
Frequent flight services from major Indian cities to France are offered by all the prominent airlines. One of the busiest airports in France, Charles de Gaulle Airport is located near Paris. The top international airlines offering flight services to France are Air France and Air India. The means of transport within the country include trains, buses, and taxis.
Where to stay in France
France is a popular tourist destination, hence there are good accommodation facilities in the country. Paris, Marseille, Lyon, and Nice are tourist favorites. In Paris, accommodation facility is available for every kind of traveler, whether you are a corporate executive, a backpacker, or just holidaying with family. The starting rate of hotel rooms in Paris is around INR 3,000. Marseille, which has a comparatively relaxed atmosphere compared to the bustling city of Paris, also provides good accommodation facilities at INR 3,000.
Best places to visit in France
The must-visit places in France are Paris, Marseille, and Nice. Paris, which is also the capital city of France, is famous for the iconic Eiffel Tower. Also known as the ‘City of Love’, this city has enchanted its visitors with museums that house masterpieces by artists like Leonardo da Vinci. Visit the Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Disneyland Paris, while here.
Marseille, the hometown of many writers and poets, has a distinct culture of its own. The Alcazar, which was a famous music hall during the 60s, has been recently renovated. Get a glimpse of this storehouse of art and culture, during your tour of France.
For a peaceful vacation, Nice, with its beautiful surroundings and exotic beaches, is the ideal choice for nature lovers. The Blue Beach and Coco Beach are two of the most visited beaches in Nice.
Must-buys in France
France is one of the most visited countries in the world. Splurge on mouth-watering pralines, fruit chocolates, ganache, and goat cheese, while in Paris. Scented candles, colorful scarves, and beautiful accessories are the other things you can buy from this country.
What to eat in France
Enjoy a traditional three-course meal while dining at the restaurants of France. The course consists of an entrée, main course, and a dessert. French Macaroons, Crepe, and Crème Brulee are famous all over the world. Bread, cheese, and wine are an integral part of the French cuisine.
•Which airlines offer cheap air tickets to France?
The airlines which offer cheap air tickets to France are Air India and Air France.
•What is the time difference between France and India?
India is ahead of France by 4 hours and 30 minutes.
•How long is the flight duration from major Indian metros to Paris?
Traveling to Paris has been made easier with the flight services that major airlines provide. The flight duration from Indian cities to Paris is as follows:
Bangalore to Paris - 16 hours
Chennai to Paris - 14 hours
Mumbai to Paris - 15 hours
New Delhi to Paris - 13 hours
•Which are the major layover airports for connecting flights to Paris?
The major layover airports for connecting flights to Paris are at Abu Dhabi, Mumbai, Dubai, Amsterdam, Moscow, and Doha.
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