With two weeks in France, you can embark on a finely-tuned journey offering a taste of world-renowned wine, cuisine, and landscapes. Raise a glass to the vineyards of the Loire Valley and Bordeaux on a luxury wine tour. Or, slow the pace and discover top-notch restaurants and enduring medieval villages as you travel from Paris south to Marseille. Other options include a getaway to Provence and the French Riviera and a wintry escape featuring enchanting Alpine villages.

Itinerary #1: Luxury France for Wine Lovers: Paris, Loire Valley, Bordeaux & Dordogne

From vineyards sprawling against the backdrop of châteaus to medieval villages fit for a storybook, France is brimming with timeless luxuries, and this two-week journey introduces you to its finest. Perfect for first-time travelers with a taste for fine wine, you'll sip your way through the famous Champagne, Loire Valley, and Bordeaux wine regions. When you don't have a glass in hand, take to the sky for a hot-air balloon ride, cruise past the twinkling lights of Paris, and laze in your elevated accommodations hand-picked for their amenities. 

Yes, there'll be Champagne...
Yes, there'll be Champagne...
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Paris, Dinner Cruise on the Seine Paris
Day 2 L’Île de la Cité & Eiffel Tower, Evening Tour of the Louvre Paris
Day 3 Full-Day Tour & Tasting in the Champagne Region Paris
Day 4 Transfer to Amboise, Visit Le Château Clos Lucé Amboise
Day 5 Loire Valley Châteaux Tour, Hot-Air Balloon Flight Amboise
Day 6 Château de Villandry, Azay-le-Rideau & Vouvray Vineyards  Amboise
Day 7 Transfer to Bordeaux, Wine in the City Tour Bordeaux
Day 8 Day Trip to Arcachon Bay & Pilat Sand Dune Bordeaux
Day 9 Guided E-Bike Tour & Tasting in Saint-Émilion's Vineyards  Bordeaux
Day 10 Transfer to Sarlat, Visit the Marqueyssac Gardens Sarlat
Day 11 Discover the Villages of Dordogne, La Roque Gageac & Beynac Sarlat
Day 12 Visit the Ancient Lascaux Caves, Truffle Hunt & Tasting Sarlat
Day 13 Half-Day Canoeing in the Dordogne Adventure Sarlat
Day 14 Transfer to Bordeaux, Depart  

Welcome to France! Your luxury-infused adventure begins with a three-day stay in Paris, the first of which you'll spend rejuvenating at the 5-star Relais Christine and cruising the Seine River. Then, join up with a local to discover Paris' famous landmarks and vibrant neighborhoods before treating yourself to a satisfying Champagne region-tasting experience. Your next destination is the charming town of Amboise, where the chic Hôtel Le Clos d'Amboise awaits. When you're not lazing by the pool, you'll uncover the Loire Valley's renowned castles and vineyards through private tours and a hot-air balloon flight.

From Amboise, your journey continues south to the famous wine region of Bordeaux. Kick things off with a guided wine and history tour, then conquer a duo of day trips, the first to Arcachon Bay for an oyster-tasting experience and the second to Saint-Émilion for an e-biking adventure. Your next destination is the medieval village of Sarlat, with the opulent Plaza Madeleine Hotel & Spa serving as your base. During your stay, a full-day villages tour, a truffle hunting experience, and a canoeing adventure ensure you return to Bordeaux invigorated by the Dordogne region's splendors. Learn more

Itinerary #2: Luxury Highlights of France: Wine, Culture & Cuisine

From arrival in Paris to a farewell Michelin-starred dinner in Marseille, every moment of this luxury escape is tailored to unveil France's top wine and cuisine. Visit a 17th-century cheese cellar in Paris, walk amid Burgundy's enchanting vineyards, hop between fine eateries in Lyon, and mingle with locals at numerous markets. In between, sleep off your indulgences at 5-star accommodations and team up with local guides for immersive city tours.

Your grand tour ends in style with a private boat cruise along the Marseille coast and around the Frioul archipelago
Your grand tour ends in style with a private boat cruise along the Marseille coast and around the Frioul archipelago
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Paris, Explore Sainte-Chapelle, Notre-Dame & Conciergerie Paris
Day 2 Treasures of Musée du Louvre, Marais Cheese & Wine Tasting Paris
Day 3 Discover Versailles Palace, Montmartre & Sacré-Coeur Walking Tour Paris
Day 4 Transfer to Dijon, Explore the City Dijon
Day 5 Vineyard Tours & Tastings in Côte de Beaune & Côte de Nuits Dijon
Day 6 Tour the Historic Villages of Burgundy  Dijon
Day 7 Cooking Class in Beaune, Transfer to Lyon Lyon
Day 8 Explore the Golden Stones of Beaujolais, Old Town Foodie Tour Lyon
Day 9 Morning Tour of Pérouges Medieval Village Lyon
Day 10 Transfer to Aix-en-Provence, Wine Tour & Tasting in the Countryside Aix-en-Provence
Day 11 Visit the Villages & Markets of the Luberon Aix-en-Provence
Day 12 Transfer to Marseille, Tour the Highlights of Marseille & Cassis  Marseille
Day 13 Explore the Frioul Islands by Boat, Dinner at Une Table au Sud Marseille
Day 14 Depart Marseille  

Paris is a dreamer's paradise, with thought-provoking museums, delicately prepared cuisine, and neighborhoods that defy the essence of time. During your three-day stay, you'll lose yourself amid its vibrant energy. Uncover hidden details in the Musée du Louvre, sample the Marais district's finest cheeses, and walk in the footsteps of Picasso in Montmartre. Then, trade the City of Lights for charming Dijon and treat yourself to a lovely day of wine tasting in the nearby Burgundy region. In addition, tour the surrounding medieval villages and venture to Beaune for a cooking class before continuing south.

Your next destination is Lyon, and with the elegant Grand Hotel Des Terreaux serving as your base, you'll happily laze between outings. Head to Beaujolais to roam hilltop villages, sip your way through Old Town and discover the 15th-century houses of Pérouges. Afterward, pause in Aix-en-Provence for a delightful wine tasting session at Côtes de Provence Sainte-Victoire and a full-day tour of the Luberon region. Lastly, continue to Marseille and round off your adventure with a magnificent Frioul archipelago cruise and dinner at the Michelin-starred Une Table au Sud. Learn more

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Itinerary #3: Luxury Getaway to Provence & the French Riviera

Immerse yourself in the elegance of southern France on this leisurely two-week getaway. Fantastic cruises, luxury-wrapped day trips, and high-end accommodations make this itinerary perfect for those who enjoy the finer things in life and are seeking a trip that spoils them from start to finish. Let guides take care of the logistics while you sail along the Mediterranean, soar over Monaco in a helicopter, frolic through lavender fields, and spend unhurried nights dining at exclusive restaurants. 

Hop between 5-star hotels and intimate boutique properties on this two-week escape to the south of France (photo courtesy of Hotel Le Pigonnet)
Hop between 5-star hotels and intimate boutique properties on this two-week escape to the south of France (photo courtesy of Hotel Le Pigonnet)
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Nice, Champagne Sunset Cruise Around the Coast Nice
Day 2 Guided Tour of Monaco & the Riviera, Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild Nice
Day 3 Full-Day Adventure on the Coast: Cannes, Antibes & Saint-Paul de Vence Nice
Day 4 Half-Day Cape Dramont & Golden Island Cruise Nice
Day 5 Nice E-Bike Tour & Wine Tasting, Monaco Helicopter & Ferrari Experience Nice
Day 6 Transfer to Saint-Tropez, Vintage Driving Tour & Wine Tasting Saint-Tropez
Day 7 Full-Day Sailing Cruise to the Lérins Islands Saint-Tropez
Day 8 Saint-Tropez Gourmet Market Tour, Afternoon Beach Club Experience Saint-Tropez
Day 9 Transfer to Aix-en-Provence via Cassis, Calanques de Cassis Kayaking Aix-en-Provence
Day 10 Discover the Villages of the Luberon & Provence's Lavender's Fields Aix-en-Provence
Day 11 Half-Day E-Bike Tour Through Cézanne's Landscapes Aix-en-Provence
Day 12 Transfer to Marseille, City Walking Tour, Michelin Dinner at Une Table au Sud Marseille
Day 13 Half-Day Cruise to the Frioul Archipelago, Free Afternoon in Marseille Marseille
Day 14 Depart Marseille  

Boasting Mediterranean views and privileged access to French Riviera destinations, there's good reason Nice is a favorite among the wealthy, and over five days here, you'll fully embrace its luxuries. Watch the sunset from a catamaran, zip through the streets of Monaco in a Ferrari, and get lost amid the medieval lanes of Cannes. Additionally, between nights at the 5-star Le Negresco, sail to Cape Dramont and e-bike between vineyards. Yet, farther down the coast awaits Saint-Tropez, and thanks to a winery hopping excursion and a Lérins Islands sailing trip, you'll agree its offerings are equally as impressive.

Of course, no trip to Saint-Tropez is complete without an afternoon at one of its legendary beach clubs, so go ahead and post up at your favorite before transferring to Aix-en-Provence. This sophisticated city is located in the Provence region, and throughout your stay, you'll uncover the best of its cuisine and surrounding landscape. Dine at the esteemed La Table du Pigonnet, frolic through Parc du Luberon, and cycle around the inspiring Sainte-Victoire mountain. Then, continue to Marseille, where fine dining and a private cruise mark the end of your elevated adventure. Learn more

Itinerary #4: Luxury Winter Tour of France & Switzerland

Discover the winter wonders of France and Switzerland on this expertly crafted two-week tour. Ideal for travelers who find equal joy in lavish ski resorts and tucked-away cheeseries, you'll almost perfectly split your time between outdoor adventures and gourmet experiences. Sip wines in the vineyards of the Combe de Savoie, ski the famed Mont Blanc Valley and Zermatt resorts, wander amid the picturesque Laveaux Vineyard Terraces, and take a thrilling ride on a cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch.

A woman soaks up the views on the Jungfrau railway route
A woman soaks up the views on the Jungfrau railway route
Day Highlights Overnight
Day 1 Arrive in Annecy (France), Cheese & Wine Tasting  Annecy
Day 2 Discover Bauges Geopark, Farm Tour & Cheese Tasting, Chambéry Guided Tour Annecy
Day 3 Wineries of Savoie: Tour & Tastings Annecy
Day 4 Transfer to Chamonix, Alpine Snowshoe or Hiking Adventure  Chamonix
Day 5 Aiguille du Midi Cable Car, Hiking Excursion, Mer de Glace Glacier Chamonix
Day 6 Ski Day in the Mont-Blanc Valley, Spa Time at QC Terme Chamonix
Day 7 Transfer to Geneva (Switzerland), Drive to Lavaux, Wines of Lavaux Vineyards Lavaux
Day 8 Cheese & Chocolate Tour in Gruyères Lavaux
Day 9 Drive to Grindelwald, Winter Kayak Tour on Lake Brienz  Grindelwald
Day 10 Winter Wonderland Railway Adventure & Day Trip to the Jungfraujoch Grindelwald
Day 11 Winter Sports & Skiing in Picturesque Zermatt Grindelwald
Day 12 Drive to Lucerne, Relax at Bürgenstock Alpine Spa, Helicopter Ride to Dinner Lucerne
Day 13 Day Trip to Mount Pilatus, Old Town Folklore Show Lucerne
Day 14 Drive to Zürich, Depart  

Your wintry getaway begins in the French Alpine village of Annecy, where a decadent cheese and wine-tasting experience sets the stage for the many indulgent adventures to come. Over the following days, you'll sample many more varieties while visiting the nearby regions of Savoie, Haute-Savoie, and Combe de Savoie. Then, transfer to Chamonix and tuck into a high-altitude dinner, which ensures you're well-fueled for a scenic hike along the trail to Montenvers. Additionally, dedicate a day to skiing at one of Mont Blanc's premier resorts before transferring across the border. 

Your first destination in Switzerland is Lavaux, and upon arrival, you'll head straight to its famed Laveaux Vineyard Terraces for a tasting tour. Spend the following day in Gruyères, sampling its namesake cheese and creamy Swiss truffles, then continue to Grindelwald. A dreamy three-night stay at the gorgeous Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof is complimented by a ride on the famous cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch and a day at Zermatt's premier ski resort. Afterward, pause in Lucerne for a memorable helicopter ride to dinner and a day trip to Mount Pilatus en route to your final destination of Zürich. Learn more

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Map of 2 Weeks in France - 4 Luxury Itinerary Ideas
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