We’ve picked the best and most fabulous tours in France where the experience is built around the things YOU want to see and do.
Small Group tours of France
Each and every private tour is different and they are all typically for less than ten people.
Enjoy the trip of a lifetime… Tour at your own pace
Unlike most tours that rush you around like herds of sheep without time to relish the sights and wonderful food and wines for which France is famous and you’ve travelled so far to experience – these tours are designed to ensure you fully savour your time in France. Whether you’re a lover of chateaux, culture, gourmet cuisine, wonderful wines, gorgeous countryside, the prettiest villages – these tours are full of thrills and wonder.
‘Real’ South of France Tours
Authentic France Tours
Discover real southern France from captivating Carcassonne to magical Montpellier and the best of Provence. Tours, including lavender field tours lasting 9 days in which you’ll get to be a temporary local and indulge in the best Occitanie and Provence has to offer from gastronomy to culture and then some. Tours for those who love the authentic.
Year round, themed and bespoke Provence tours
Customized traveling to give you memories to last a lifetime. Lavender tours, truffle, grape harvest, and bespoke tours as well as chauffeur services for day trips or a lot longer. Emily Durand’s Private Provence tours are designed to make you feel like a local – not a tourist.
Gorgeous Gascony Tours
Nourish your soul and unleash your spirit of adventure in Gascony. With tour guide Sue Aran, you’ll experience the famous food, wine and Amagnac of the region. You’ll discover where to find the best antique shops and flea markets, the most beautiful villages and magnificent chateaux. From one day to week long tours that are customised for you.
Culture & cookery tours in Provence
Cooking classes with chefs in their homes where you’ll cook “authentic French dishes, no frou frou” says tour guide Martine Bertin-Peterson. You’ll shop at the enchanting street markets with chefs and dine at the most scrumptious restaurants in beautiful towns of Provence on this fully escorted trip of a lifetime. There’s also a Christmas in Alsace tour for 2022.
Battlefield Tours of France
Sophie’s Great War Tours is a family-run specialist tour operator, creating exceptional WW1 & WW2 battlefield tours across France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Their guides are experts in history and hospitality, delivering truly unforgettable immersive historical travel experiences. Every tour is bespoke and unique to guests.
Small group & private tours all over France
Ophorus Tours are a French family run business who run tours all over France. From fun and informative guided walking city tours to very carefully crafted multi regional packages, wine tasting, cycling and more. Their aim is to show you France as they believe it should be shown – authentic, colorful and friendly.
Wine Tours of France
The Rhone Valley is the ultimate wine lovers destination. And there’s no better way to discover this beautiful area of Provence and its vineyards than with a three day tour with a local expert guide. This is a unique chance to experience the real Provence. You’ll meet local wine makers, visit the grand domaines and famous estates. And of course to taste the very best wines and cuisine to match.