Île-de-France, the most densely populated region of France, is a fantastic area of the country to explore, offering natural beauties galore, world-famous monuments, fantastic attractions and brilliant nightlife scenes…
Rich in culture, the region, originally known as the District of Paris, ticks all the boxes for every type of holidaymaker, with excellent modern attractions as well as magnificent green spaces, designer boutiques for avid shoppers seeking a little holiday retail therapy and brilliant bistros on every corner.
The Île-de-France region is divided into eight departments, 25 districts, over 300 towns and 1,200 municipalities ready for you to explore! So where will your adventures in the north of France take you?
This beautiful French region is home to the country’s romantic capital city of Paris. The ‘City of Love’ is home to an array of iconic landmarks, including the Notre-Dame, Arc de Triomphe, Louvre Museum and Moulin Rouge. This major European country is a global centre for art, fashion and culture, as well as a tourist hotspot for its many attractions, from museums to galleries. Inevitably, there’s plenty to fill your holiday itinerary on a Paris city break!
It’s impossible to escape the romance here; popular as a wedding and honeymoon destination with countless romantic sights. Enjoy a glass of champagne with breath-taking views across the city after an exciting journey up the iconic Eiffel Tower; take a romantic stroll along the River Seine at sunset, which flows through the region; or rent a rowing boat on the Grand Canal for an unforgettable moment floating along the Parisian waters…
However, the vibrant city isn’t exclusive to romantic escapes – there are plenty of family-friendly attractions and fantastic sightseeing opportunities on offer here too, from the Eiffel Tower to Disneyland Paris. Families should also head to Parc Astérix on a Paris city break, a fantastic theme amusement park based on the stories of Asterix.
Hours can be spending meandering around the world-famous Louvre; the world’s largest museum and a desirable historic monument in the sparkling capital. Discover this brilliant cultural attraction on the Right Bank of the Seine and don’t forget to catch a glance of the Mona Lisa! It’s no surprise the museum attracts over seven million visitors every year…
Of course, the French cuisine is also a hugely enticing factor – a holiday here is sure to involve the devouring of the infamous Parisian pastries; crepes, croissants ad madeleines, as well as cheese and freshly baked baguettes and bread rolls, sure to satisfy holiday-foodies. France boasts some of the best cheese in the world, with over 200 varieties from brie to Sainte-Maure de Touraine!
From the Parisian culture and architecture to its spectacular river views, you’ll quickly fall in love with this magnificent capital. Browse the Travelopo portfolio of apartments and holiday homes for the perfect base for your Parisian adventures!
Hauts-De-Seine is another fantastic area to explore here, known for its gorgeous green spaces of forests, parks and gardens, as well as its numerous hiking trails, notably along the banks of the River Seine. History-lovers should head to the department of Yvelines, which boasts a plethora of historic buildings from castles to abbeys.
Or head to Versailles on the south-west outskirts of Paris on your holiday to the Île-de-France region, home to the landmark, majestic Palace of Versailles. Today a hugely popular tourist attraction, make sure to discover the impressive royal château on your trip and explore its stunning gardens and ornate royal chapel which draw in millions of visitors every year.
While the opulent palace is the city’s main attraction, there’s plenty to see across the city of Versailles, formerly a small village. Discover the late 17th century Cour des Senteurs (Courtyard of Fragrances) and visit the Royal Opera of Versailles on your break… view our holiday homes and apartments in and around Versailles for the ultimate inspiration!
The Île-de-France region enjoys a mild climate year-round, with summer temperatures averaging 20*C and winters dropping to a cool 5*C. With its diversity of attractions, from museums to chateaux, open and accessible throughout the seasons, you can explore a new side to the Île-de-France region everytime you visit, depending on the season.
Whether you’re dreaming of an epically romantic city break in the country’s capital, jam-packed family getaway or cultural escape with the gang, we’ve got you covered. Browse the Travelopo portfolio of holiday homes and apartments across the striking Île-de-France region today!
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