France is beautiful rolling hills and fields of vineyards, romantic towns and sleepy rural villages, stunning mountain peaks, endless pristine coastlines and slick cities – it’s ready-made for a photography holiday.

Whether you don’t know you shutter speeds from your apertures, or you’re looking for an off-grid adventure to refresh your expertise, there’s a photography holiday in France to suit you, and with local guides absolutely passionate about the work and their area, you’re sure to come away with treasured memories that are captured forever.

Photography Adventures in France

Photography in France is an activity ready-made for a country that truly rewards you for getting far off the beaten track, and into its stunning wilderness.

There are opportunities everywhere you look, from the stunning coasts of Nice to the romantic atmosphere of Paris, from the pastoral paradise of Nouvelle-Aquitaine to the mighty peaks of the Alps.

A photography expedition in France can be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, a chance to either hone your skills or capture that ultimate image you’ve been dreaming about. With local guides who know their way around a camera as well as they do around the landscape, you’re in for a trip that will guarantee great results and a fabulous experience.

Where to experience photography trips in France

As has already been mentioned, France is a country of huge variety, whether it’s the sun-soaked vineyards of Bordeaux or the wave-battered coastline of Normandy, the white-sand Mediterranean beaches near Nice, or the wide-open spaces and idyllic rivers of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, there are opportunities for a photography holiday everywhere.

By heading to the stunning region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, you also get right off the beaten track to experience and discover the unique spots tourists simply don’t know about. With Not In The Guidebooks, we can help you find the very best photography experiences.

Who are our France photography holiday guests?

Experienced photographers, people who are picking up a proper camera for the first time, all our experienced are geared towards your level and are, in fact, tailored exactly to what you want to get out of your trip.

Suitable for those who want to strike out to areas rarely visited by anyone, or who want to soak up the French way of life by experiencing the slow lifestyle, accompanied by photography excursions, with us we can guarantee you’ll find exactly the experience you were dreaming of.

Why choose Not In The Guide Books?

We’re passionate about helping people find the most amazing experiences on their travels, through meeting local people, exploring new places, and discovering alternative activities that make holidays special. We do this by carefully selecting partners in countries around the world who are experts in their local area, sourcing interesting people who can guide you through immersive experiences.

Our local partners in France know how to show people the very best of their home. Choosing a Not In The Guide Books holiday in France means you don’t have to choose between a city break or an activity-filled holiday, you can get the best of both worlds with a unique trip.