French Rail Adventure

There's nothing like the glamour of travelling by train, and France is the perfect location.


With it's super fast connections between beautiful cities including, of course, the Eurostar, you can have a wonderful week of creativity, culture and mediterranean weather- all without leaving the ground! This 7 day tour will take you to the bright lights of Paris, through the medieval streets of Avignon to the sun-baked port of Narbonne and the grand wine estates of Bordeaux. With Frui's expert photography tutor to guide you, you'll spend your days capturing fantastic images and your evenings sharing them with the group over delicious French food and wine. 

What Makes This Trip Special?

Travelling by train emits up to 90% less carbon dioxide than by air, and is by far the more pleasant way to travel, giving ever- changing views from the window and a real sense of the distances covered. Making use of France’s excellent rail network we’ll be able to explore a large and diverse area of the country far more quickly than by road. We’ll be travelling comfortably from city centre to city centre, stopping in each place for two nights to explore the best of old towns and their surrounding countryside. And of course your Frui tutor- Paris local Juan- will be on hand to take you to the best photo spots... and the best restaurants!

Why Photograph Here?

France’s has provided inspiration to more great artists and photographers than perhaps any other country. For centuries creative people have been kept busy trying to capturing its beauty and atmosphere of romance. Whether it’s the stunningly preserved historical cities, leafy rural idylls, or the proudly preserved culture and lifestyle on display in the streets and cuisine of the country, there’s always a photographic subject. As always, your tutor will be there to help and inspire you and to curate the best of the group’s shots so that you can learn from your fellow snappers.

Where you'll stay

Hotel Mademoiselle Paris 

This elegant and welcoming 4* boutique hotel, nestled in a quiet street, just steps from Montmartre, Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est. Behind its discreet facade, the Mademoiselle hides a chic, yet unassuming establishment with couture style decor evoking the elegance and charm of Parisian women. Enjoy a wonderfully relaxing stay with our luxury spa offering sauna, steam room and massage room.

Hotel De Cambis Avignon

Sheltered from the legendaries rampart of Avignon, Hotel de Cambis, BW Premier Collection is from far the ideal place to discover la cit des Papes. It was created as a testimony for the unique identity of this area. As soon as the doors are crossed, you will be emerged in an artistic concept shaped around wine, its colors, feelings and sensations. 

Hotel La Residence Narbonne

Ideally located in the heart of town and within walking distance of historic monuments of Narbonne, enjoy the comfort of a 3-star hotel where everything is provided for your relaxing holiday or business trips.Veritable institution of Narbonese hotels , La Residence is housed in a nineteenth century mansion that ombines charm and authenticity.

Best western grand hotel Bordeaux

This unique XVIIIth century hotel, of typical Bordeaux architecture, situated right in the centre of this UNESCO heritage world capital of wine, has soundproof rooms with the charm of old and new combined. Situated a few metres from Rue Saint Catherine, from the tram, It is a place brimming with history, combining calm, authenticity and modernity. 

Let's Go

Upcoming dates

25 – 31Aug 2022‘22 £1950


020 8123 4559