For maps showing the regions and departments of France, places with reviews, and a relief map of France use the tabs below
Use the map below to quickly find our detailed review for any region, department or place in France and access our detailed guide for that destination.
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Each of these individual regions, departments and places on francethisway also has a more detailed map showing many of the highlights and places in that French region or near the selected destination.
Note: starred places are the prefecture towns (capitals) of each department.
Every region in France is further divided into departments (see departments of France for information).
The relief map shows all the important mountain ranges in France, as well as important rivers.
Maps are widely used used on the francethisway site:
1) To explore France and to help you find things that will interest you where you are going, by identifying other places and tourist attractions that are close bymap:
2) For planning your route between places in France and for route instructions see our France driving distances maps
3) Find the weather forecast for any region on the French weather map
4) We also have maps for specific items of interest, for example:
If there is a map we have overlooked or would be useful for plannng a visit to France please let us know. We are always adding new places and information but please also let us know if you think your town or favourite destination should be added!