Holiday Destinations in France
Whatever you are looking for in a holiday destination you’ll find it in France! From the sun-drenched golden beaches in the south to the snowy mountain peaks of the Alps, from the beautiful countryside and idyllic rural villages to buzzing cosmopolitan cities, France really does have it all.
Experience more with a multi-centre holiday or break up a long journey with overnight stops to explore along the way.
Plan your holiday around the many attractions and regional specialities – follow the trail of magnificent chateaux down the Loire valley, visit the famous vineyards of Bordeaux, experience vibrant Paris or St Tropez, take a traditional family beach holiday or discover the beautiful scenery and nature of the Brittany coast or the many national parks.
No matter how many times you visit France there will still be new things to discover and new experiences to enjoy. A lifetime of holidays is only a Channel hop away!
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Beautiful Brittany has plenty of attractions for a wonderful family holiday. Enjoy golden beaches, cliff top walks, local seafood and traditional culture.
Normandy has a wealth of historical attractions including the world famous Bayeux Tapestry. Enjoy delicious local cuisine and explore the picturesque towns and cities in the region.
The Atlantic coast offers dramatic scenery, miles of beaches and an exciting range of water sports opportunities. Perfect for an active holiday.
The Loire valley is dotted with magical chateaux to discover. The scenery is lush and green and the region includes the famous vineyards of Sancerre and Anjou.
Poitou Charentes is a joy to visit in any season with over 2,250 hours of sunshine every year.
South of France
A paradise for food lovers Aquitaine is the home of many world famous wines and gourmet food like foie gras and oysters. Explore the rich local history between meals!
Explore this magical region with its dramatic scenery and historic walled towns, and take the opportunity to try out outdoor sports including climbing, hiking and canoeing.
With a rugged coastal landscape and plenty of sunshine this is the perfect place for a relaxed summer holiday. Visit one of the vibrant cities in the region for some cosmopolitan culture.
Provence in the south enjoys some of the best weather in France. The fashionable seaside resorts are great for fine food and a chance to mingle with the rich and famous.
This historic region has a wealth of medieval abbeys and churches to visit. Local produce is exceptionally good with specialities including charcuterie and cheeses.
This rural area is famed for farming distinctive chestnut-red Limousin cattle. It is peaceful and unspoilt with a mild climate, ideal for a relaxing break.
Nord Pas de Calais is a peaceful rural region bordering on Belgium, with a distinctly Flemish flavour reflected in its cuisine and architecture.
This mountainous region provides year round opportunities for alpine sports. Enjoy the dramatic scenery, delicious food and explore the many lakes and nature parks.
Spain is famous for its exceptional beaches, vibrant culture and heritage and wonderful food and wine. A perfect holiday destination.