Around 15 million British people holiday in France every year with the smartest types opting for the many campsites and holiday parcs all around the country, from Boulogne to Bordeaux. The Med, the Alps, Champagne, Bordeaux – just saying those places out loud makes you smile and dream of sunny French days and warm croissant for breakfast.
All the sites welcome caravans, motorhomes, tents and trailer tents and almost all offer some form of accommodation in chalets, mobilehomes, tents, apartments, gites or even tree-houses. We have indicated where pitches would be totally unsuitable for large outfits.
How to Get more Tourist Information?
There are 5,000 tourist offices across France – they stock leaflets on all the tourist activities in their area and usually employ assistants who speak good English and are very helpful.
Luxury: Les Castels with 38 4 to 5 star campsites
Eurocamp – campsites across France – ideal for families
www.mappy.com (route planner)
www.viamichelin.com (route planner)
www.auto-routes.fr (information on motorways)
www.meteo.fr French weather forecast