Have you decided to treat yourself to a little last minute getaway, but you don’t know where to go or what to do? Don’t panic, we have compiled for you a list of ideal destinations for an impromptu weekend! Pack your suitcase, embark with us on a journey full of surprises.
City break: Paris, the city of lights
Paris , with its cobblestone streets, historic monuments and delicious cuisine, is an ideal destination for a last-minute weekend getaway. You can stroll the Champs-Élysées, visit the Louvre or simply sit in a café and watch the world go by. Don’t forget to take a detour to Montmartre to admire the view of the city from the Sacré-Cœur basilica.
Nature weekend: Écrins National Park
If you prefer the great outdoors, the Écrins National Park is for you. Located in the Alps, it offers breathtaking landscapes and numerous outdoor activities, such as hiking, climbing or rafting. You can also enjoy the peace and quiet by walking along the park’s many trails.
Weekend by the sea: the French Riviera
The French Riviera is an unmissable destination for a last-minute weekend. You can relax on the sandy beaches, swim in the Mediterranean Sea and enjoy fresh seafood in the many restaurants in the area. If you have time, be sure to visit Nice or Cannes for their charm and glamour.
Cultural weekend: the Loire Valley
The Loire Valley , with its majestic castles and renowned vineyards, is an ideal destination for a cultural weekend. You can visit the Château de Chambord, taste wine in the region’s cellars and stroll through the gardens of the Château de Villandry.
Gastronomic weekend: Lyon, the capital of gastronomy
Finally, if you are a lover of good cuisine, Lyon is the ideal destination for you. Renowned for its gastronomy, the city offers a wide choice of restaurants and Lyonnais restaurants where you can taste typical dishes such as coq au vin or pike quenelle.
Whatever destination you choose, remember that the important thing is to enjoy every moment and make this last minute weekend getaway an unforgettable experience. Have a good trip !