Travel In France: What Are The Cities To See?

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France is not a big country, but it has cities for all tastes! It’s a destination that you can’t leave out when visiting Europe. The following cities will enrich your trip. Let’s check them out?


When talking about the cities of France, it’s impossible to start without talking about Paris. With magnificent squares, enchanting landscapes, and the best museums, Paris is one of the most beautiful metropolises in Europe. It’s virtually on the wish list of every traveler. I hope it’s on yours too!

The Eiffel Tower, the city’s postcard, is a must see! Whether from above or below, near or far, ecstasy is inevitable. Make a reservation for holiday packages with and dine at the Eiffel Tower restaurant! 

Visit the Arc de Triomphe to Champs-Élysées, the city’s main boulevard with a variety of shops, restaurants, museums, and monuments. The Louvre Museum is the largest museum in the world.


Nice is one of France’s most popular cities among the travel community, second only to Paris. The seaside town boasts breathtaking landscapes, and it’s one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.  Located between sea and mountain, it’s a destination for those who enjoy the beach and outdoor sports. 

With many free attractions, stunning beaches, and delicious street food, Nice is a backpacker’s paradise. The museums worth a visiting are the Musée Matisse and Musée Chagall.

Street foods are a significant attraction for tourists in Nice. You should try the famous local snack known as ‘socca,’ which is a healthy crepe made from chickpea flour and olive oil.


If you are looking for a big but inland-city style, Bordeaux is the place. The port city of Bordeaux is close to the Atlantic Ocean and has an attractive and vibrant atmosphere.

It’s located less than 3 hours by train from Paris and 2 hours from Spain. There you can visit attractions such as architectural landmarks, shopping centers, historical monuments, medieval churches, charming bridges, and wineries. 

For wine lovers and connoisseurs, start at La Cité du Vin, home to everything about the art of wine.  The place de la Bourse is the most impressive place with its mirrored effect. If you want to enjoy, take a cruise in Bordeaux. 


Located on the French-German border, Strasbourg is one of the most sought-after destinations in Europe. The region’s postcard is the Notre-Dame de Strasbourg. It’s the most magnificent human constructions on the planet. 

If you enjoy the architectural beauty of European cities, you should pay a visit to Petite France. You cannot afford to miss a trip to Marche de Noel, which is Europe’s oldest Christmas market. 


Without fanfare, Lyon is one of the largest cities in France and the best party place in the country. With almost 2 million inhabitants, Lyon is one of the most beautiful, vibrant, and dynamic French cities. 

It is also an essential gastronomic center, with several restaurants specializing in the best of local cuisine. Four of its neighborhoods are established as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

If you plan to travel to France, you should include it in your itinerary and enjoy that the destination. It’s just 2 hours by train from Paris and 1 hour from Geneva, Switzerland.

So, did you enjoy knowing the best cities in France? Have you ever visited any of them? Please share in the comments?

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