France holds huge appeal for a variety of reasons: its historic monuments, its picturesque landscapes varying from fine sandy beaches to mountain ranges, plains and the Atlantic Ocean, as well as the most popular ski slopes in Europe and its famous art galleries. France has a long history, and a rich tradition of art, philosophy and science. It is one of the main centres for culture, food and literature. All these reasons make France a fascinating destination for international students.
France’s main tourist attractions:
- The Eiffel Tower, Paris
The Palace of Versailles
The Mont Saint Michel, Normandy
The Riviera, or Côte d’Azur in the south
The Louvre Museum, Paris
Mont Blanc (Europe’s highest mountain)
To get to any of these places by public transport, go to our transport page here.