Aisne

Aisne

Aisne L’Aisne is just one hour north-east of Paris, on the road to Brussels or London. In addition to its rich natural environment, it has one of the biggest and most important cultural heritages in France, and warm and welcoming residents. Our Greeters are ready and...
Amiens

Amiens

Amiens and Amiènois conceal hidden treasures. One of the locals is waiting for you as a friend for a stroll. He/she will make you discover the city, transmit the good plans and advices and will reveal the gourmet specialties and where to taste them. You will be...
Angers

Angers

Angers Fancy discovering Angers with a local ? Greeters are happy to show you the city the way they see it. Best places to go and hidden treasures are going to be part of your trip off the beaten track. The association Angers Loire Greeters gathers inhabitants,...
Annecy

Annecy

Let yourself be surprised by discovering Annecy with a resident of this magnificent city. The Greeters of Lake Annecy welcome you and offer you many walks: A tour of the lakeside, a discovery of the old town, an industrial history of the city and other unusual...
Béziers Méditerranée

Béziers Méditerranée

Béziers Méditerranée There are many ways to explore a city, a destination. Whether you are a shopping addict, an extreme sports lover, willing to discover our local heritage, walking or cycling, we have the perfect Greeter" for you! In Béziers Méditerranée, our...
Blois-Chambord

Blois-Chambord

Blois-Chambord Meet one of our Greeters and discover the environment of the Loire Valley, in a new way, far from touristic clichés!The themes of the visits are varied, and are aimed at providing an enriching human exchange of cultures.If you are interested in...
Bordeaux

Bordeaux

Bordeaux Bordeaux is the epicentre of the ‘Bordelais’ area, nearly sixty kilometers from ocean, ‘Aquitaine’ capital city, lying on the banks of Garonne river, Bordeaux has kept its theatre scenery, its secret atmosphere and its kind of haughty pride, often rebellious...
Boulogne

Boulogne

Boulogne Boulogne adjoins Paris and is, of course, connected quickly and easily by the Paris Metro. Some years back the city of Billancourt joined Boulogne, which became the second city of Ile-de-France after Paris. Then it became officially...
Burgundy

Burgundy

Burgundy The Côte-d’Or in Burgundy is a genuine treasures land: wines and vineyards, gastronomy, culture and heritage and nature will give you an impression of colours, flavours, peace and pleasures . . . A range of sensations that you can discover and share with...
Caen la mer

Caen la mer

Territoire de contraste entre la ville effervescente de Caen et son patrimoine historique, une nature sauvage et préservée ou encore les bords de mer qui s’étendent de Ouistreham Riva- Bella à Lion sur mer. Caen la mer, c’est une destination aux mille facettes, du...
Cannes

Cannes

Destinations Beaches, Boulevard de la Croisette, Film festival and so on… Cannes, often called the “Pearl of palaces”, is so much more! You thought you knew Cannes? The Greeters are there to make you discover or rediscover the Cannes destination otherwise. Take me to...
Champagne

Champagne

Champagne One hour away from Paris, the Champagne area welcomes you with in an original and friendly way… The territory offers a wide range of activities, as the Champagne Greeters do : Some Greeters will make you discover the Champagne vineyard, its history, the...
Grenoble

Grenoble

Grenoble Grenoble, vibrant city turned towards the future, which has also managed to preserve the traces of its rich past, is a great place to discover with a local. This city offers countless possibilities of walks; including a stroll through the tiny pedestrian...
Hanau – La Petite Pierre

Hanau – La Petite Pierre

Hanau – La Petite Pierre Pink sandstone, green forest, Lalique crystal, castles… whenever you are looking for a perfect place for hiking or for cultural entertainment, you will find it in the Land of La Petite Pierre. Our Greeters want to share their love for...
La Baule

La Baule

La Baule Ranked amongst the most beautiful bays in the world, the 9km of golden sands of the bay of La Baule Escoublac offers a playground on an amazing scale. Above and beyond the beach our Greeters like nothing better than to share with you their love and enthusiasm...
La Creuse

La Creuse

La Creuse In the heart of France, this area is rich in unspoiled nature, a protected environment where our Greeters invite you to discover its treasures: the beautiful Valley of the Impressionist Painters, Aubusson tapestry classified, Heritage Unesco intangible,...
Le Havre

Le Havre

Le Havre In July 2005, the UNESCO organisation gave Le Havre centre, rebuilt by Auguste Perret, the World Heritage status. Perret succeeded in bringing together classical tradition and a strong willing to build modern style, to reinvent on 133 hectares, a unique city...
Les Landes

Les Landes

143 In the South West of France, at the borders of the Atlantic ocean, the people of Les Landes wish to meet with visitors, whether they are holidaymakers or newcomers. In order to discover the town, its atmosphere, its facilities, its specificities in a new light, to...
Loix – Ile de Ré

Loix – Ile de Ré

Loix – Ile de Ré Loix is a peninsula on the island Ile de Ré known for its protected and authentic environment. You will take a beautiful road crossing salt marches and following the typical bicycle-lanes of the island before discovering the rich cultural...
Lyon

Lyon

Lyon Take me to...
Marseille

Marseille

Marseille Feeling like a fish out of water in Marseille? Then book a walk with a Greeter next time you’re visiting the South of France and swim with the tide! Greeters are local volunteers from Marseille who accompany you on your walk, unveil their secret placesand...
Mulhouse

Mulhouse

Mulhouse Take the opportunity to discover Mulhouse and its surroundings with its unusual and authentic thousand wonders with passionate ambassadors : the Greeters of Mulhouse Alsace. Just choose a theme (art, nature, architecture…) and get ready to visit the cityfrom...
Nancy

Nancy

Nancy Keen to get off the beaten track and explore Nancy’s hidden secrets? Nancy Greeters will show you the numerous faces of our beautiful city, known for its UNESCO world heritage thanks to the famous Place Stanislas, and as a main center for Art Nouveau (Modern...
Nantes

Nantes

Nantes Looking for an enriching and original holiday or trip, off the beaten track, meeting new people? Do you think tourism can be a source of cultural exchange both for visitors and locals? In your past travels, haven't you noticed that you had a better time when...
Nice

Nice

Nice Find out more from a Greeter about the different aspects of the city : everyday life, local cooking, parks and gardens, new projects, particularly in the field of sustainable development… The port, Bellet and its wines, the north of Nice, Cimiez or Garibaldi :...
Nord Region

Nord Region

Nord Region The north of France is shaped by history. Most historical periods are still readable in landscapes. Incomparable cathedrals spring out in the scenery mixed with royal residencies or remembering spots from first world war. Lille, in flander county, a region...
Orléans

Orléans

Orléans Orleans is one of the oldest cities in France. Located on the banks of the Loire between Beauce and Gatinais, Forêt d’Orléans and Etangs de Sologne, it combines a prestigious environment with an history rich of events.Through the passionate eyes of Orleans,...
Orne-Normandie

Orne-Normandie

Orne-Normandie Do you want to discover the Orne region differently, in a convivial, simple manner in tune with your wishes? Meet a greeter and “follow the guide” for a tour, off the beaten track. They will know how to help you discover the county in their own way. A...
Paris

Paris

The Paris Greeters are volunteer ambassadors of their city. They have the passionate desire to show it to visitors from all over the world. They offer them free walks around Paris and its surrounding districts. Meetings between local residents and visitors are based...
Pas-de-Calais

Pas-de-Calais

Pas-de-Calais “Greeters made in Pas-de-Calais” is an initiative of the Pas-de-Calais Tourist Board, based on a concept from New York ”the Big Apple Greeters”, who offer tourists the opportunity to meet with a local inhabitant who shows him around and speaks to him...
Pays des Herbiers

Pays des Herbiers

Pays des Herbiers Stroll through the villages and alleys or take secular hollow paths, then traverse verdant and undulating landscapes typical of the bocage and finally discover an heritage in many facets. Castles and windmills played their role during the Vendée...
Poitiers

Poitiers

Poitiers As a roman Capital or a university city, Poitiers can claim for 2000 years of histoiry written and woven in its current landscape. Bathed with two rivers, ‘le Clain’ and ‘la Boivre’, the Poitiers headland welcome its visitors in an historical center full of...
Rennes

Rennes

France Rennes, Brittany's capital, the ideal place for your next short stay! Among the attractions of this dynamic, lively city are a rich and diverse architectural heritage, charming mediaeval streets, a large pedestrian area perfect for a stroll, the quality and...
Rueil-Malmaison

Rueil-Malmaison

A quelques minutes seulement de Paris, notre ville dispose d’un à environnement verdoyant et d’un cadre de vie agréable. Nous sommes impatients de vous rencontrer et partager un moment convivial ensemble. Alors pourquoi ne pas venir flâner avec nous sur les bords de...
Saint Germain en Laye

Saint Germain en Laye

France Come to visit our city in a different way! How? With one of our Greeters. You will discover Saint-Germain-en-Laye – city of kings of France – through the eyes of an inhabitant. Walk’s topics are diversified because Saint-Germain-en-Laye is a destinationwith...
Sélestat Alsace

Sélestat Alsace

France Town of traditions, humanist city ; with its discreet charm and its exceptional heritage, Sélestat will amaze you. Bound to its customs an regional roots, this town fascinates the visitors at very first sight tanks to its own history which unveils at each...
Toulouse

Toulouse

Toulouse As an active and modern city, Toulouse is known as the « tiny Barcelone » by its 90 000 students that represent a fourth of its population. The town has a high reputation for its inborn taste to party. From Spain, it takes long “apperitif” time with tapas...
Tours – Val de Loire

Tours – Val de Loire

Tours – Val de Loire The Tours Greeters are welcoming you to give you the keys for a wonderful stay in Tours, the main entrance of the Loire Valley. Here you are, in the ‘French gardens’ as used to tell the kings of the France, near the famous chateaux of the...
Troyes dès l’Aube

Troyes dès l’Aube

Troyes dès l’Aube The Greeters from Troyes will welcome you warmly for your first visit in Troyes and will be able to tell you about their lives in the wonderful, charming and peaceful capital of Champagne area! They will take you to the places they most like,...
Valence Romans

Valence Romans

Valence Romans Valence Romans is the strategic capital of the Drôme département, and is the gateway to the South of France.Situated where the Vercors Mountain meets the Ardèche, on the banks of the mighty Rhône river, the cities of Valence, Romans and the...
Vallée de Munster

Vallée de Munster

Vallée de Munster The Valley of Munster is a mountain community of 16 towns and villages over an area of 30 square kilometers. In France, we are the first to mount a Greeter organization for this kind of area. The valley is located in the northeast of France, in...
Var-Provence

Var-Provence

Var-Provence Come and discover Toulon and provencal villages around. Live a while as a kid of the bay “minot de la rade”, or as a “fada de Besagne”, (son of Besagne, a local) ! Come and walk on the Rugby Club legends avenue, meet us to share culture, culinary...
Versailles

Versailles

France Versailles: a worldwide known Palace… Did you know Versailles is not only the Sun King city but an example of French traditions and refinement? The historic ‘old’ town is where you will learn about the French Revolution that started in the real royal Tennis...
Vézère

Vézère

France La Vallée de la Vézère et son bassin déploient de nombreux trésors : une rivière, des paysages préservés, la présence de l’Humanité depuis plus de 400 000 ans, un patrimoine rural typique, une gastronomie à la renommée gourmande, une culture tout en relief, des...