Cutting a swathe from the North east of the capital, spanning the country from Burgundy across the Loire valley down to the Massif Central and the Auvergne this area offers everything that is quintessentially French and bridges the mountains in the east to the coastline of the west.

You will find something for everyone – visit vast vineyards producing some of the World’s finest wines;  grand Chateaux; medieval villages;  beautiful rolling countryside; the splendour of Paris and the volcanoes and magnificent mountains offering skiing and opportunities for relaxation year round.