Things to do in France
Explore the very best of this medieval and beguiling country through the array of activities available. Discover the charm of each region through the experiences that celebrate them.
A Private Lunch with Ruinart
Onboard the Coquelicot, experience effervescence with your travel companions and uncover the secrets of the world’s oldest champagne house.
Savour each sip of the liquid gold, while Ruinart’s Chef in Résidence Valerie Radou and the Coquelicot Head Chef treat your party to their locally-sourced menus.
First Light with Leica
Marvel at the magic of daybreak with Leica Sport Optics. Head out at dawn with your hosts and a pair of Leica Trinovid 8x42 HD binoculars to see the morning in crystal-clear sharpness.
Whether trailing through hills, meandering through vineyards or exploring sleepy cities, you’ll see the world in a way you had never imagined.
Take to the skies in a hot-air balloon and glide over the rich and varied patchwork landscapes. Enjoy a bird's-eye perspective of fairytale châteaux and picturesque vineyards as you discover this serene mode of travel.
Narbonne Market Tour
Enjoy a visit to the bustling covered market of Narbonne. Marvel the historic architecture of this charming city whilst you are escorted by your on-board chef through the stalls. Mingle with the locals as you help choose your dinner ingredients from the enticing array of produce on offer.
Ployez-Jacquemart Champagne Tour
Explore this family run Champagne house in Ludes with an exclusive tasting of their vintage champagnes and hosted by Laurence Ployez in the peaceful garden. Take the opportunity to visit the cellars of the house which were used to hide members of the Royal Air Force during World War II.
Set off on a forest adventure to uncover the black jewel of Burgundy. Accompanied by an expert harvester and highly trained dog, you'll hunt under trees for the elusive Truffle de Bourgogne. Afterwards, enjoy a degustation of this most aromatic prize.
Refine your skills on the water, or simply discover a new hobby. With a variety of water sports available for all ages and abilities, the cable-ski park in Condrieu allows everyone to have great fun without necessarily having great skill. From water-skiing to wakeboarding, it’s a chance to test your expertise on the water.