France



France, officially the French Republic, is a unitary semi-presidential republic in Western Europe with several overseas territories and islands located on other continents and in the Indian, Pacific, and Atlantic oceans. Metropolitan France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. It is often referred to as l’Hexagone because of the geometric shape of its territory.

NameFrance
Top Level Domain
.fr
Alpha2 CodeFR
Alpha3 CodeFRA
Calling Codes
33
CapitalParis
Alt Spellings
FR
French Republic
République française
RegionEurope
SubregionWestern Europe
Population66710000
Latlng
46
2
DemonymFrench
Area640679
Gini32.7
Timezones
UTC-10:00
UTC-09:30
UTC-09:00
UTC-08:00
UTC-04:00
UTC-03:00
UTC+01:00
UTC+03:00
UTC+04:00
UTC+05:00
UTC+11:00
UTC+12:00
Borders
AND
BEL
DEU
ITA
LUX
MCO
ESP
CHE
Native NameFrance
Numeric Code250
Currencies
CodeEUR
NameEuro
Symbol
Languages
Iso639_1fr
Iso639_2fra
NameFrench
Native Namefrançais
Translations
DeFrankreich
EsFrancia
FrFrance
Jaフランス
ItFrancia
BrFrança
PtFrança
NlFrankrijk
HrFrancuska
Faفرانسه
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/fra.svg
Regional Blocs
AcronymEU
NameEuropean Union
Other Acronyms
Other Names
CiocFRA

Cities

Paris

Cannes

Lyon

Marseille

Nantes

Nice

Strasbourg

Toulouse

Destinations

Arc De Triomphe

Champs Elysees

Eiffel Tower

Louvre Museum

Montmartre

Musée D'Orsay

Notre-Dame De Paris

Palace Of Versailles

Sacre Coeur

Aiguille Du Midi

Alpe D'Huez

Asterix Park

Basilique Notre Dame De Fourviere

Basilique Notre-Dame De La Garde

Canal Saint-Martin

Catacombs Of Paris

Cathedral Of Notre-Dame

Château De Vaux Le Vicomte

Champ De Mars

Chateau Chambord

Chateau D'If

Chateau De Chantilly

Chateau De Chenonceau

Chateau De Fontainebleau

Chateau De Villandry

Chateau Du Clos Luce

Chateau Royal D'amboise

Cluny Museum

Conciergerie

Courchevel Tourisme

Domaine National Du Palais-Royal

Dune Of Pilat

Futuroscope

Grande Arche De La Defense

Hotel De Ville

Ile De La Cite

Ile Saint Louis

Jardin Des Plantes

La Defense

La Plagne

La Villette

Lake Annecy

Lascaux

Lerins Islands

Les 3 Vallees

Les Arcs

Les Deux Alpes

Les Invalides

Louvre Pyramid

Luberon

Luxembourg Gardens

Luxembourg Palace

Marc Chagall National Museum

Massif Des Calanques

Mer De Glace

Meribel

Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey

Montparnasse Tower

Moulin Rouge

Mount Ventoux

Musee De L'orangerie

Musee Grevin

Musee Matisse

Musee National Picasso Paris

Old Port Of Marseille

Omaha Beach

Palais Des Papes

Palais Garnier

Pantheon

Parc Des Buttes-Chaumont

Parc National Des Calanques

Parc Walt Disney Studios

Pere-Lachaise Cemetery

Petit Palais

Place Charles De Gaulle

Place De La Bastille

Place De La Concorde

Place Des Vosges

Place Du Tertre

Pont Alexandre III

Pont D'Avignon

Pont Des Arts

Pont Du Gard

Pont Neuf

Portes Du Soleil

Promenade De La Croisette

Promenade Des Anglais

Puy Du Fou

Quai Branly Museum

Rmn-Grand Palais

Rodin Museum

Rue De Rivoli

Sainte-Chapelle

The Centre Pompidou

The Museum Of European And Mediterranean Civilisations

Toy Story Playland

Trocadero

Trocadero Gardens

Tuileries Garden

Verdon Gorge



Visas are not required by visitors from the following countries for visit up to 90 days in a 6 month period:

All European Union Countries, Albania, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, El Salvador, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Holy See, Honduras, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Kiribati, Macao, Macedonia, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Timor-Leste (East Timor), Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vatican City and Venezuela.


France visa requirements

French embassies

France is a member of the Schengen Countries

Working holiday visas for France are available for Argentinians, Australians, and New Zealanders.

France working holiday information


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time



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