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Holt Paris is a French licensed travel agency specialising in incoming services to France and was founded in 1960 by Alan Holt. The company is the oldest privately owned DMC in Paris, and is well known for its expertise in the incentive and special interest markets, as well as in all other aspects of incoming travel.


Holt Paris Welcome Service
In France - There is so much to savor!

June 2004

Holt Paris with its varied clientele and the vast choice of places to visit in France, has recently operated programs to many different corners of the country?


As border regions, Alsace and Lorraine have been fought over for centuries by France and Germany, their beleaguered past recalled by many a military stronghold and cemetery. Today the region presents a more peaceful landscape of pastel-painted villages, fortified towns and sleepy vineyards.
At the northeast frontier of France, bordered by the Rhine, Alsace forms a fertile watershed between the mountains of the Vosges and the Black Forest of Germany.
The area has a strong identity of its own, taking pride in local costumes, traditions and dialects. In Alsace, Route du Vin vineyards nudge pretty villages in the Vosges foothills. Strasbourg, the capital, is a cosmopolitan city with a 16th-century center.

The \'In\' destination on the banks of the Rhine river situated at the strategic heart of Europe and offering such unspoiled beauty especially along the wine road between Strasbourg and Colmar: small villages each with their own vintage ? even Miss France\'s parents are long established vintners here - picturesque landscapes and delightfully clean and interesting villages. The food and wine are incomparable and the service friendly.


History and geography go hand in hand. An excellent place for human settlement for the past 28 000 years (as attested by the wall paintings in the Cosquer Cave), Marseille now has grown into a metropolis of 807 000 inhabitants
Corseted by a ring of hills, including the Calanques massif, the city winds 57 km along the Mediterranean coast. Sunshine is one of the strong assets of its pleasant lifestyle, and the Mistral wind gives it that special light that has inspired many renowned painters such as C

Map Alsace


Wine road



Map Burgundy