Things to Do in France
Explore the beauty of France, the Scott Dunn way…
At Scott Dunn, our experts have spent countless hours finding you the very best things to do in France; from wine tastings in the Loire Valley to private tours of Giverny and the Palace of Versailles. Whatever it is you enjoy, we’ll craft the perfect trip to match.
France is certainly a fantastic European destination for foodies - every corner you turn there are delicacies to devour - and with our specialist guides, you'll be taken straight to the best wines, meats, cheeses, truffles and patisseries, all off the beaten track.
If you’re heading to Paris, we can’t recommend ‘café-hopping’ enough. Let your private guide transport you back to the early 20th century and discover the elegance of la belle époque as you make your way through the best spots in the city. Alternatively, sip your way around France with private tastings in top champagne houses and family-run wine estates.
If you’re travelling with little ones, let us help you plan a fantastic family holiday to Bordeaux, full of some of our favourite France activities, or why not while away the summer days on a private yacht on the French Riviera with your beloved?
For winter fun we can take you to the hidden pistes of France’s Alpine hotspots, set up lively lunches at Folie Douce, and even organise tobogganing with the kids. With Scott Dunn, a luxury ski holiday to France is everything you imagined and so much more.
Explore the City of Lights in this extensive tour, and discover some of Paris' highlights. From the city's most famous landmarks to its hidden, winding streets, this tour will paint a picture of Paris life, both past and present.
Private cruise on the Seine
Set sail on the Seine in your very own private cruise along one of the most famous rivers in the world. Cruise past all the highlights of Paris and have a unique opportunity to see the city from a different perspective.
Private tour of Giverny and the Palace of Versailles
Take in two of the most famous sights in the world in this private tour of Giverny and the Palace of Versailles. Visit Claude Monet's house and renowned garden, then continue on to the incomparable Versailles and its breathtaking hall of mirrors.
Private Tour of the Louvre
Step into Paris' most famous art gallery, and with your trusted private guide, study some of the world's most recognisable masterpieces. Contemplate the Mona Lisa's enigmatic smile, and discover what other delights lie beneath the Louvre's iconic pyramid.
Accro Park Tree Adventure Chamonix
Enjoy some exhilarating adventures between the tree tops in this fantastic park which is filled with ziplines, Tarzan swings and rope bridges, with something for adrenaline seekers big and small.
Baguette baking masterclass
Mini chefs can roll up their sleeves, don their hats and aprons, and get stuck in at this fabulous baguette workshop. Learn the secrets to the most famous of French foods, and of course savour your delicious creation afterwards!
Beach Day in Juan les Pins
South of France, France
For beach lovers the biggest sandy beach is in Juan les Pins, situated about 30 minutes from the Scott Dunn Villas. Choose from either the public sandy beach or the beach club, Plage Helios just further down from the main beach.
Canoe-Raft and Airboat in Chamonix
Experience the excitement of the two-person Canoe-rafts or a single person Airboat down the river in Passy.
Canyoning in Chamonix
Canyoning is a challenging and exhilarating activity where you can swim down and dive into mountain creek pools in Chamonix.
Canyoning in Megève
Jump, slide and abseil your way through the Belle aux Bois canyon in the heart of Megève in this exhilarating canyoning experience.