Luxury France Vacations 2024/2025

Whether you want to sample traditional Normandy cuisine or explore the vineyards of Bordeaux, our experts can help define your ideal France vacation.

  • Tailor-made North and South of France vacations
  • 24/7 support with global offices
  • Award-winning travel specialists
  • Curated collection of personalized hotels and guides

No first-time luxury vacation in France would be complete without a trip to Paris. Known as the ‘City of Lights’, this cosmopolitan capital is renowned for its scenic cityscapes, exclusive boutiques, artistic hotspots and fantastic food - there truly is something for everyone to enjoy. Or, for an indulgent vacation in France, we recommend a trip to the Cote d’Azur where you can soak up the sun and sip cocktails on the glamorous French Riviera. 

For those looking for a France vacation spots that showcases this country’s rich history and culture, a trip to the Loire Valley is ideal. Here you can explore storybook villages and charming chateaux and finish your day with wine tasting at one of the region's many vineyards. Alongside wine, France is also known for its skiing, and a visit to Alpine hotspots like Chamonix guarantees soft powder and excellent conditions. 

So, whether you’re planning an adventure-filled trip in the Alps or an intimate southern France vacation, get ready to experience the best of France the Scott Dunn way.

Top Tours in France

Keen to explore Lyon’s picturesque old town or sip sparkling wine in Champagne? No matter what our guests want to see and do on their vacation in France, our travel experts will help them explore the very best of this beautiful country on a customized tour.

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Top Luxury Hotels in France

Our travel specialists have put together a collection of luxury hotels in France, ready to recommend the best places to stay wherever your vacation takes you. Whether you want to relax in the French Riviera, complete with a private pool, or stay at a luxurious Parisian hotel, we’ll help you find the perfect accommodation for your trip.

Meet our France Vacation Experts

Meet our France Experts

Our team of specialists are waiting to help you book your next adventure. Contact us today to start planning your personalized trip.

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Key information about France

  • Best time to visit: Year-round
  • Flight time: between 7 to 11 hours depending on where you’re flying from
  • Time difference: +6 hours EST, +9 hours PST
  • Currency: Euro

FAQs about our luxury France vacations

  • When's the best time to go on a vacation in France?

    The best time for a France vacation depends on the type of trip you want as France is truly a year-round destination.

    If you’re looking to focus on hot spots, like Paris or the wine regions, late spring and early fall are the best times to go. This is before the summer crowds (and heat) start to creep in, but you’ll still have the advantage of long sunny days and low rainfall.

    If you’re looking for southern France vacations, June to August is the best time to visit, with the markets in full swing and the coast alive with sunbathers, water sports, and glamorous dining. Prefer the slopes? Then from December to April, head to the French Alps for some of the best skiing in Europe.

    Learn more about the best time to visit.

  • Are France vacations good for families?

    Luxury France vacations are an excellent choice for family trips, with so many types of vacations on offer.

    For adventure, head during the ski season for active days and cozy nights sitting by the chalet fire. Or if you prefer the outdoors during summer, the mountains become an incredible sight, bursting with wildflowers, crisp blue skies, and activities like rope courses, rafting and paragliding.

    If you’re looking to slow down, northern and southern France vacations show a pared-back pace of life – with the north offering a glimpse into the past and quiet reflection and the south beckoning you to wander aimlessly through its charming villages and lavender fields.

  • Is a France vacation ideal for couples?

    France vacations are an excellent choice for couples. Whether you’re searching for romance, outdoor adventures, or a bit of R&R, France is ready to offer it all.

    Lounge in glamor in the Cote D’Azur during the summer, enjoy a romantic getaway in Paris paired with a week traversing vineyards, or dine at some of the most delectable restaurants available.

    Get in touch with our travel specialists and they’ll create a couples vacation to France that’s perfect for you.

  • Can I enjoy a beach vacation in France?

    Travelers around the world come to France for their world-class beach vacations.

    The French Riviera is the most popular area, home to stunning villages, international film festivals, a vibrant culture, and over 300 days of sun a year. Explore local markets, stay in upscale boutique hotels, and visit iconic cities like Cannes, Nice, and Antibes.

    There are also plenty of activities to take part in, like walking the coastal paths, ocean water sports, and exploring Roman ruins.

  • Can I go on a ski vacation to France?

    Absolutely! Ski vacations in France are where we started as a company and an experience we pride ourselves on creating.

    From our Explorer’s kids clubs that continue to bring families back to Val d’Isere year after year, to the incredible ski that reliably covers the slopes, it’s a place that almost guarantees an incredible trip.

    There is also accommodation for everyone. From cozy villages to high-altitude resorts, all levels of skiers will find the perfect place for them.

  • What's the best way to travel to/within France?

    With frequent direct flights from the US to France, travel there is quite simple, but once you’re there and depending on your itinerary, there are multiple ways to explore France.

    France, and all of Europe, boast a robust rail system that can take you anywhere within the country and even country-hopping. It’s a fantastic way to see the lush landscapes whizz by and an efficient, cost-effective option to internal flights.

    We’ll also happily arrange private transfers for parts or all of your France luxury vacation. Whether that’s between cities or villages, or just bustling around Paris for the evening. For the bold and those who have traveled here before, we can also arrange for a luxury car rental so you can drive yourself through France in style.

Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your holiday

Why Scott Dunn?

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Unique to you

  • We listen to your travel goals and craft unique trips that are personalized to you.
  • We’re with you every step of your life’s travel journey, from honeymoons to family trips and beyond.

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Seamless Service

  • Global offices in the UK, US, and Singapore for 24/7 seamless service.
  • We offer flexibility if your plans change so you can book with confidence and peace of mind.

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Curated Collection

  • We’ve curated an elevated collection of accommodation, experiences, and guides.
  • Committed to fostering close global relationships to continue bringing you unique experiences.

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Luxury in every sense

  • We deliver a sense of luxury that matters most to you.
  • Awarded Condé Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialists in the World 11 years in a row.

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Family Vacations in France

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Luxury Shopping in Paris
Luxury Shopping in Paris

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