The third largest international sports competition, the EURO 2016 is taking place in France this summer for its fifteenth edition.
From June 10th to July 10th, the Euro 2016 brings together 24 of the best men’s teams of European football in the beautiful stadiums of 10 french cities such as Paris (Stade de France), the main city, Saint-Denis (Parc des Princes), Nice (Allianz Riviera), Lille, Bordeaux, Lens, Saint-Etienne, Lyon, Toulouse and Marseille.
During this event, the entire country of France is celebrating and the host cities offer an associated cultural program full of entertainment. Many tourists who came to support their teams in France make the most of their stay to visit these lively cities and discover the French culture and heritage.
Football and tourism, the perfect mix!
Supporting your team is obviously the most important thing at the moment, however, how about an unforgettable cultural experience in the beautiful cities of France before your match? The hosting cities are doing their best to please tourists and locals, thus professionals are devoted to fulfilling any desire.
If you are in Paris, Lyon or Nice, broaden your horizons and unravel the secrets of these cities with a selection of unique and private tours, designed for the most demanding travelers. By all means, go to Paris and visit the famous monuments, but add originality to your experience by entering the intimacy of Louis XIV in the breathtaking Versailles, by having a shopping day in the most fashionable district of the capital city or by tasting the finest flavors of French gastronomy. Head to Nice and learn about wine making in the French Riviera, discover the artistic villages in the surroundings, make your own fragrance in the perfume city or admire the glamorous and picturesque coastal towns. Finally, explore Lyon and its historic and romantic architecture, follow the steps of the the silk weavers or penetrate the Traboules, the most secret passageways of the French capital of gastronomy.
The Unique Tours Factory team throws itself into providing the best travel memories wholeheartedly, because we think that a trip to France is always a special event, no matter what.
Upcoming games in the major French cities :
Big games are going to take place in the big cities of Paris, Lyon, Nice and Marseille.
In Paris: The next upcoming dates for the games at the Parc des Princes Stadium will be on June 18th, June 21st and June 25th.
In Lyon: A game already took place on June 13th and June 16th: The other 3 games scheduled will be held on June 19th and June 22nd. An eighth final will then be played on June 26th and a semi-final on July 6th.
In Nice: The next 3 games of the Riviera Stadium will take place on June 17 and June 22. An eighth finals will then take place on June 27th.
If you pass by Saint-Denis (located in the surroundings of Paris), keep in mind that the “royal city” will also host seven matches in the Stade de France.
Good luck to all teams for this competition and let the best one win!