• Paris 2024: Together we did it!

    15 September 2017

    Paris 2024: Together we did it!

    On Wednesday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) chose Paris to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This victory has made France proud as well as all the people working on Paris’ bid and who knew how to make Paris the obvious choice.

  • Tourism: France is working to improve tourists' experience

    7 September 2017

    Tourism: France is working to improve tourists’ experience

    France is the world’s most popular tourist destination. Its appeal is due to the wide variety of things it has to offer in every area, especially its culture and tangible and intangible heritage, its flourishing artistic creations and its cultural and creative industries, its language and its art de vivre.

  • Spain – Attack in Barcelona

    18 August 2017

    Spain – Attack in Barcelona

    Mr Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, conveys his deepest sympathies to the victims, their families and their near and dear ones in this tragic time. France expresses its heartfelt grief and full solidarity for Barcelona and all of Spain.

  • National Day Reception 2017

    19 July 2017

    National Day Reception 2017

    The reception organized on the occasion of Bastille day on 14th July was a great success, gathering around 935 people who appreciated, in particular, the national anthems sung by a choir of young blind children.

  • India – Attack on pilgrims

    12 July 2017

    India – Attack on pilgrims

    Statement by the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs.


    Tourism in France


    Schengen States implement biometric visas in India

    France, in line with all the countries of the Schengen Area, is issuing biometric visas to Indian citizens with effect from 2 November 2015.