Fine wines, sumptuous cuisines and romantic settings make France a mecca for travellers. The attractions don´t stop there. Fashion, culture, art and vibrant cities, fairytale chateaux’s and sumptuous beaches. France simply offers everything. No wonder it´s the most visited country in the world.
Travelling to France by Ferry
There are numerous ferries sailing direct from the UK to France:
Ferries to France
Where to visit in France
One of the greatest lures in obviously Paris. It is one of the most exciting and attractive city on the planet. It´s famous landmarks leave you in awe. It’s bohemian cafes invite you in with the aromatic smell of coffee and freshly baked baguettes. Additionally you have world-class museums, bustling bars, a pulsating nightlife. Not to mention one of the focal shopping hubs in the world. Paris is too irresistible to miss.
Explore the stunning countryside and sample mouth-watering wines in Bordeaux. Across the Burgundy region, you can visit charming villages of half-timber houses. As well as quaint churches that grace serene canals. Or alternatively, you can drive through the lush green forests and visit the enchanting fairytale chateaux’s in the Loire Valley.
The uber-scenic Champagne-Ardennes region is dotted with unspoiled medieval towns and acres of raking vineyards. Visit the underground champagne cellars for a glass of bubbly, explore the quaint villages to sample sumptuous cheeses and hunt for bargains in the chic boutiques and handicraft stores.
Not far from Paris is the historical centre of Versailles, home to the King Louis´ and the setting firstly led to the unrest that lead to the French Revolution. Before secondly ousting the royal family. Follow in the footsteps of Marie Antoinette and indulge in the elegance of the Versailles Palace and admire the lavish collection of decorative arts.
On the north-east border with Germany you will experience life in two countries with the blend of Franco-Germanic cuisine in Strasbourg. From bratwursts to creperies, beer to wines, the attractive riverside town on the banks of the enigmatic Rhine has flavours to tickle your taste buds.
France by the sea
And so too the stunning scenery in the Cote d´Azur, with its elegant beaches, sparkling blue sea and picturesque harbours coiled into the backdrop of rolling hills. Experience the lure of luxury and the thrills of Monaco´s nightlife, or the cosmopolitan ambience and wealth of history in Nice.
And don´t miss out on the seaside resorts of Marseilles and Le Harve. With their stunning harbours and graceful architecture, peaceful city parks and inviting beaches. France has a wealth of experience to enjoy and visitors are never disappointed.
Hotels near French Ports
We here at Ferry To Europe have teamed up with the amazing Booking.com to help with your hotel and accommodation needs. So whether you just want to stop for one night before or after your ferry crossing, or whether you want to book your entire stays accommodation, We are here to help!
Booking.com allows you to find deals on hotels, homes and much more…
From cosy country homes to funky city flats, we (and Booking.com) have all your needs covered!
To make life even easier for you, we have already done the hard work and split up all the accommodation by ports, so all you have to decide is where you want to stay.