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C’est magnifique! The France Tourism Board voted our learning adventures in France the best and most innovative! From the sun-splashed vineyards of the Loire Valley to the sophisticated charm of Paris, see why there’s no better way to experience authentic France than with Road Scholar.

Want to learn more? Check out our France Travel Guide.

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Educational Adventure Vacations France

Explore the marvels of one of Europe’s most iconic countries through Road Scholar trips to France. From hiking the snow-capped mountains in the French Alps to exploring the countryside in regions like Normandy and Bordeaux, there’s a lot that France has to offer. 

At Road Scholar, our adventure vacations to France open up a world of wonders, such as the sun-splashed vineyards of the Loire Valley and the sophisticated charm of Paris. Explore more of our historical tours to France below.

Historical Tours to France

France has a history dating back centuries, from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment and the French Revolution. As one of the oldest countries in the world, there’s a lot to discover when it comes to France’s narrative. 

Road Scholar is home to an excellent collection of historical tours to France that dive deep into the country’s most prolific events. Learn about World War II and the relationship between France and England through an odyssey at sea in the British Isles. Or, go on a French art voyage to learn about world-renowned artists like Rodin, Monet, Matisse, Degas, and more. 

North and South of France Tours

France is a sprawling country of diverse landscapes, quaint villages, and bustling cities. With Road Scholar, you can explore it all through north and south of France tours. In the north, discover areas like Normandy and Paris, both distinctly different but uniquely French. Through south of France tours, walk through open-air markets, medieval villages, and renowned museums in Provence and Cote D’Azur. While both regions vary in scenery and climate, both offer a true glimpse into French culture.

France for Solo Travelers

Interested in a solo adventure to France? Look no further than educational trips to France through Road Scholar. Our mission is to bring people together to learn and discover more about the world. Through our adventure vacations to France, you can explore on your own terms while having the camaraderie and safety of an adventurous cohort. 

As a solo traveler, you can discover the City of Light on foot through walking tours of Paris. Or, take a trip to southwest France to Bordeaux and Perigord to discover prehistoric cave paintings and gastronomic heritage. France offers endless opportunities for solo travelers, and at Road Scholar, we can make your trip to France stress-free. 

Small Group Tours to France

Small group tours to France are a great way to learn more about French culture and history with a cohort of like-minded individuals. From couples to solo travelers and intellectuals to retirees, our small group tours bring together a diverse group of people. Together, you’ll discover areas of France like the French Riviera while having spirited conversations and making lasting memories. Book your adventure vacation to France today for an educational trip you’ll never forget.

Family and Senior Adventures in France

Road Scholar trips to France are perfect for multigenerational travel, allowing families to learn and discover the world around them together. Find educational trips to France, such as guided tours through Paris to discover neighborhoods and landmarks, perfect for children, parents, and grandparents alike. Refine your search based on desired activity level, interests, and more to find the perfect adventure for every member of the family.

Road Scholar Trips to France

At Road Scholar, our adventure vacations to France are highly rated for a reason. Each learning program brings together people from all walks of life to learn and discover the cultures, history, and landscapes across the globe. With dozens of learning adventures to choose from, we make it easy to say “Bonjour.”