Mont Blanc holiday, Tour du Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc holiday, Tour du Mont Blanc

The best of the Tour du Mont Blanc
From £1,249 to £1,399 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 16 May, 23 May, 30 May, 6 Jun, 13 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 5 Sep, 12 Sep, 19 Sep, 26 Sep, 3 Oct
2021: 15 May, 22 May, 29 May, 5 Jun, 12 Jun, 19 Jun, 26 Jun, 3 Jul, 10 Jul, 17 Jul, 24 Jul, 31 Jul, 7 Aug, 14 Aug, 21 Aug, 28 Aug, 4 Sep, 11 Sep, 18 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct
French Riviera holiday, walking, culture & cooking option

French Riviera holiday, walking, culture & cooking option

Experience real French culture while relaxing mindfully...
From €450 to €1,080 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip runs every week (April- Nov) with a set itinerary but the length of stay & arrival date can be adjusted to your needs
Family adventure holiday to France

Family adventure holiday to France

Life enhancing family adventure & yoga in the French Alps
From £998 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 25 Jul
Guided walking holidays in the French Alps

Guided walking holidays in the French Alps

Guided walking from a historic chalet base
From £715 8 days ex flights
Small group travel
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Travel Team

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Self guided walking holiday in France

Self guided walking holiday in France

Idyllic walking in France with great food, wine and ambience
From £900 to £980 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Self-guided walking holidays commence most Sunday afternoons from May to September
2020 Holidays at 2019 Prices, for holidays booked before 31 December 2019. No single supplement for first solo guest each week. Free train station transfers.
Snowshoeing in the French Alps

Snowshoeing in the French Alps

Snowshoeing in the Alps with a high mountain guide
From €1,259 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 25 Jan, 7 Mar
Alternative family winter holiday in Chamonix, France

Alternative family winter holiday in Chamonix, France

Half term family ski, yoga & circus holiday Full for 2020
From £820 to £825 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 15 Feb
2021: 13 Feb
Mercantour Park self catering gite, France

Mercantour Park self catering gite, France

Beautifully located accommodation in the Mercantour, France
From €518 per week (sleeps 2)
Accommodation
Come and enjoy the festive season - outdoors - in the Mercantour - just an hour North of Nice - just €37 pppn with special rates for families- accommodation only and great walking!
Winter activity holiday in the French Alps

Winter activity holiday in the French Alps

A flexible winter multi activity holiday in the French Alps
From €546 to €1,113 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made anytime between mid Dec - mid Apr and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
French Alps self guided walking holiday

French Alps self guided walking holiday

Chalet based, self guided walking holiday in the French Alps
From £525 8 days ex flights
Small group travel
Honeymoon accommodation in the Dordogne, France

Honeymoon accommodation in the Dordogne, France

A secluded woodland cabin in Dordogne, SW France
From €930 to €1,250 per couple per week
Accommodation
Provence self guided cycling tours, Avignon to Camargue

Provence self guided cycling tours, Avignon to Camargue

Provence heritage and natural beauty on full display
From €910 to €1,270 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This tour starts any day from April 1st to October 25th
Mercantour family walking holiday, France

Mercantour family walking holiday, France

Family walking tour with a donkey in Southern French Alps
From €560 to €660 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip departs from mid-May to end-September; best time to go is springtime for the flora
Mont Blanc walking holiday

Mont Blanc walking holiday

A stunning walk through the Alps around Mont Blanc
From £790 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 28 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 30 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep
Responsible Travel, Travel Team

Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Corsica walking holiday

Corsica walking holiday

Walking in the Corsican mountains
From £1,149 to £1,199 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 24 May, 31 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 30 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep
Chateau to Chateau family cycling tour in the Loire

Chateau to Chateau family cycling tour in the Loire

Unique itinerary for families to discover the Loire Chateaux
From €630 to €750 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Family walking holidays with a donkey, France

Family walking holidays with a donkey, France

Above the Rhτne to discover the unspoilt traditional Ardθche
From €685 to €715 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Chateau to Chateau Loire Valley cycling tour

Chateau to Chateau Loire Valley cycling tour

A unique tour to discover the sumptuous Loire Chateaux
From €650 to €750 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
French Riviera holiday, food, walking & culture

French Riviera holiday, food, walking & culture

Experience real French culture while relaxing mindfully...
From €450 to €1,080 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip runs every week (April- Nov) with a set itinerary but length of stay & arrival date can be adjusted to your needs
Provence self guided cycling tour, Avignon to Cassis

Provence self guided cycling tour, Avignon to Cassis

Discover Provence from Avignon to the Mediterranean by bike
From €995 to €1,380 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Start any day April 1st through October 25th
France gite accommodation, Mercantour, sleeps 6

France gite accommodation, Mercantour, sleeps 6

Beautifully located gite in the Mercantour, France
From €518 per accommodation per week
Accommodation: Gite accommodation available year round (ideal base for both summer & winter activities).
Come and enjoy the festive season - outdoors - in the Mercantour - just an hour North of Nice - just €37 pppn with special rates for families- accommodation only and great walking!
Mercantour National Park self guided walking, France

Mercantour National Park self guided walking, France

Value centre based self guided walking - Mercantour, France
From €755 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures - dependent on availability of accommodation
Provence walking tour, France

Provence walking tour, France

A superb walking holiday exploring the best of Provence
From €1,025 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 19 Sep
Highlights of Provence walking holiday, France

Highlights of Provence walking holiday, France

A guided walking holiday through beautiful regions of France
From £1,349 to £1,599 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 9 May, 6 Jun, 13 Jun, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct
2021: 15 May, 29 May, 12 Jun, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 2 Oct
Portes du Soleil chalet in the French Alps

Portes du Soleil chalet in the French Alps

Traditionally built catered mountain eco-chalet
From €80 to €150 per room per night
Accommodation
Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided cycling holiday, France

Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided cycling holiday, France

Idyllic cycling in France with great food, wine and bonhomie
From £950 to £1,040 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 10 May, 24 May, 31 May, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 26 Jul, 6 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct
2020 Holidays at 2019 Prices, for holidays booked before 31 December 2019. No single supplement for first solo guest each week. Free train station transfers.
Lavender fields cycling holiday in the South of France

Lavender fields cycling holiday in the South of France

Cycle through France's vast lavender fields in Provence
From €825 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: Starts any Friday or Sunday from April through October. Peak lavender season is in July
Provence self guided cycling holiday, Gastronomic

Provence self guided cycling holiday, Gastronomic

Discover Provence's renowned cuisine and hidden gems by bike
From €1,160 to €1,290 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can start on any Saturday April 1st to October 25th
Loire Valley self catering accommodation, France

Loire Valley self catering accommodation, France

Loire Valley cottage for your holiday to happen with ease
From €600 to €750 per cottage per week (sleeps 4)
Accommodation
Loire Valley self catering farm cottage, France

Loire Valley self catering farm cottage, France

Perfect Loire Valley country cottage for two
From €560 to €750 per cottage per week (sleeps 2-4)
Accommodation
Mont Blanc holiday, Tour du Mont Blanc
From
£1,249
including UK flights
Overall arrangements were very good (more)Brian Collins
The scenery (more)Warwick Lee
The views of Mt Blanc were amazing, especially when taking the Cable Car to the very top of the Glaciers. (more)Michael Cooke
Europe by train, 4 week tour
From
£1,149
including Eurostar
Memorable parts? Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia Tips? Know the location and layout of bus and train stations before the day of travel. We often tried to walk or sight see nearby so that we could familiarize ourselves with the signage and platforms we were to access on a later day of travel. Local benefits? Yes, No, No Overall rating? Excellent (more)Cindy Murrill
Family adventure holiday to France
From
£998
excluding flights
Overnight hike to refuge was lovely. Also loved the white water rafting - I've done that a few times and this was excellent. (more)Francesca Cadbury
Very good indeed. Well run and relaxing. (more)Emma Newton
The hike to the mountain refuge was an extraordinary experience. It was quite a challenging walk, but absolutely worth it. Along the route we were treated to stunning views and a river to swim in. (more)Richard Davidson
Snowshoeing in the French Alps
From
€1,259
excluding flights
The husky dog sledding, the ice climb, the snowshoeing itself, being out in such a beautiful environment! And our companions too - the other four people in the party were lovely, and we all got on very well together - enough in common to bond yet different enough for good conversation! (more)Angela Dennison
In terms of the most exciting part, it has to be the ice climbing...not part of our original plans but I'm so glad it was suggested. Slow down and enjoy your stay in what really is an undiscovered part of the Alps. (more)Norma Sherratt
Well organized, interesting, hassle free and great fun- the ideal introduction to the activities. (more)Matt Hannah
Honeymoon accommodation in the Dordogne, France
From
€930
per couple per week
We cannot recommend it highly enough. We will definitely be back. (more)Conor Gately
The holiday was brilliant from start to finish, great communication from the owners of the lodge and such friendly and helpful people on arrival and throughout the stay. We would recommend this holiday to anybody who would like a quiet and relaxing stay and enjoy the use of the Eco-cabin. (more)Daniel Holden-Jones
Guided walking holidays in the French Alps
From
£715
excluding flights
Probably the best walking holiday I've ever had - spectacular scenery; the perfect combination of hard physical exercise and pampering that you know you've earned. (more)Alison Sadler
If you are unsure whether this holiday is for you - just do it. The guided walks were a particular highlight. (more)Lesley Hadfield
I do want to say that our stay in the chalet was absolutely 5 *****. We were cared for beautifully in a warm and friendly ambiance with delicious, generous and creative meals, including wine. There was plenty on offer at the chalet....tv, games, hot tub. Our guide, Bruno, was fantastic. (more)Denise Hellier
Self guided walking holiday in France
From
£900
excluding flights
Just what I needed. Restful, easy, a real holiday. (more)Paul Johnson
The most memorable part of the holiday was the wonderful hosts and food (more)Ruth Anderson
Peter and Carolynn source as much as they could locally, especially the wine. (more)Dorothy Penny
Burgundy self guided cycling tours, France
From
€985
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Cycling at our own pace through stunning, varied countryside and finding places that we would have missed in a car. Tips? Be prepared for more than just undulating vineyards - there are some hills and you should have a decent level of fitness. (However, we managed and are in our more senior years!) The hire bikes were excellent, sturdy machines and there was technical back-up if required. (Luckily not needed! ) Local benefits? Staying at comfortable,... (more)Neil Crawley
Provence self guided cycling tours, Avignon to Camargue
From
€910
excluding flights
Very well organised and very enjoyable.... The scenery was beautiful, except in the Camargue, and all the villages were very French and full of atmosphere. Cycling through the Montagnettes and Alpilles was lovely. (more)Trish Price
Successfully navigating our way in and out of beautiful little towns being enthusiastically helped with directions and suggestions for great things to see and do by locals even with our absolute lack of French. (more)Jennifer Wright
Winter walking & snowshoeing, France
From
€830
excluding flights
We had fabulous weather to enjoy the scenery... It was a lovely relaxing holiday. The food was plentiful and good... (more)Catherine Mclaren
Wonderful scenery, great food, best company (more)Michaela Brinkhaus
Having a great variety of walking experiences was wonderful - from full-on snowshoeing to walking over ice and snow with cleats/microspikes on our boots to gazing across from the mountain tops at the Med (more)Angie Polkey
Provence self guided cycling holiday, Gastronomic
From
€1,160
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The unknown! Everyday was whatever we wanted it to be, because we had the freedom to bike quickly to our next destination, or stop and gaze at every landscape or building or ANYTHING we felt like doing! We discovered something new everyday. Tips? If you book it for the time frame we did (mid May) beware the mistral winds! They are more fierce at this time, as we discovered very quickly. It did not negatively affect our experience because we are athletic and love... (more)Melissa Ferrari
Corsica walking holiday
From
£1,149
including UK flights
Memorable parts? A truly glorious introduction to Corsica's valleys & mountains led by a' Maquis' with knowledge, enthusiasm, sensitivity & humour. Tips? Dont expect much down time! Be up front about your level of fitness. Take insect repellent. local Bar des Amies is not a late night venue nor is the hotel Beau Sejour. Massage needs to be in-group as there is no place in village. There were rumours of a masseuse with a camionette in the square but.. Local benefits? The local... (more)Sheila Turner
French Riviera holiday, food, walking & culture
From
€450
excluding flights
I would recommend this holiday to anyone who is looking for a yoga retreat or a cultural experience. (more)Rozlyn Reynolds
The holiday was very enjoyable and very memorable. Benoit and Corinne are excellent and committed hosts, and the accommodation is superbly situated. (more)Mark Hutchinson
The entire trip was memorable however my favorite aspect to this trip was the people I met. I went on this trip alone however I met some very friendly people who were also staying at the house. (more)Divya Patel
Family walking holidays with a donkey, France
From
€685
excluding flights
Every day was an exciting challenge, physically, but the rewards were I was spending time with my grandchildren and the people we met. Our hosts were wonderful! (more)Carol Boltz
Spending a full week in nature with animals, no car, no smart phones, spending real quality time with each other and meeting people was the most memorable. (more)Lorna Mackie
Rural France accommodation, heart of the Provence
From
€700
per week
Memorable parts? The view, the peace. Our hosts Will and Bea who are so helpful and informative and we mustn't forget the two dogs, Joey and Basho who were great company. Tips? If you are looking for noise and nightlife this is not for you. This is a place of beauty, tranquility and nature ( the butterflies were amazing and the cigales in full swing). There are a number of stairs from the car parking area to the place so if you have a severe mobility problem you may find it a little... (more)Christine Pavey
Burgundy photography retreat in France
From
£2,650
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The food. Charlotte is amazing! And by the way, the photography instruction and discussion was good too, Niall! One day I was last to arrive at the car. Someone made some slightly negative remark, to which Niall smiled at me, shook his head slightly at the remark and said, "We feed them into submission." He appreciated the power of Charlotte's wonderful food. Any request related to issues with food was always listened to seriously and taken note of. Things weren't just left... (more)Esther Andrews
Winter activity holiday in the French Alps
From
€546
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was... Husky driving... Brilliant. (more)Brenda Evans
The young people Sam and Rachel achieved confidence respectively in snowboarding and downhill skiing in a small quiet resort at Ancelle for the first three days...Successful as a way of satisfying all ages and giving the family precious time to be on our own without the pressures of work and university. (more)Rosemary Rayner
The most memorable part was snow shoeing on a beautiful sunny Christmas Day and completing our first Via Ferrata. (more)Lynn Clunie
Alternative family winter holiday in Chamonix, France
From
£820
excluding flights
Wonderful skiing and meeting all the other families. The yoga in the mornings and evenings really helped the muscles after skiing. (more)Gemma Carr
Such an unusual and great blend of yoga in the morning as the sun came up and fun circus skills, provided by fun, caring people. The community feel that the team creates is very special. Nothing is too much trouble. Our kids aged 10 and 12 had a ball and enjoyed mingling with the 35+ other kids form the UK. (more)Britta Bayman
Fabulous!...We loved the location of Skiroc next to the beginners slopes and a short ride on the local train to a bigger area. Lovely people, ample and wholesome food and just a great weeks skiing. (more)Holly Whittle
Highlights of Provence walking holiday, France
From
£1,349
including UK flights
Excellent. I am completely satisfied (more)Aida Warah
Very good, mostly due to the outstanding guide. (more)David Appleton
Walking holiday in France, Mercantour Reflections
From
€810
excluding flights
Wonderful walking in the Vesubie valley and Mercantour National Park in stunning mountains with superb views and dazzling lakes. Beautiful wildflowers and countless butterflies, lots of other wildlife to spot. (more)Ian Sheriff
Liz and Mel made us extremely welcome and were excellent hosts. We were given delicious meals and snacks every day and Liz went out of her way to cater for dietary needs, which was a real bonus on a holiday like this. (more)Janet Nelson
Seeing fantastic landscapes & wildlife was memorable. Really great. (more)Ingrid Beveridge
French Riviera holiday accommodation
From
€80
per double room per night
The cooking experience was the most memorable part our holiday. (more)Linda Bingham
The views from the rooms are breath taking. The owners go the extra mile to ensure that your stay is as perfect as possible...A unique and restful experience which we hope to be able repeat one day. After only five nights we came home feeling recharged and with many fond memories. (more)Nick Medhurst
Best holiday ever... The tour of the old city of Nice and the trip to the village of Tourettes the St Jeannet winery and the cooking class with Corrine were truly memorable. (more)Vicki Wright
Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided cycling holiday, France
From
£950
excluding flights
Friendly place . Felt right at home. Comfortable lodging and excellent food. Great hosts. (more)Daniel Jacusiel
Carolyn's gourmet meals were a highlight of the evenings and the conviviality among the guests spawned deep conversations. Peter was so knowledgeable about European culture and history. He also provided great bikes along with suggestions for routes, both long and short, each day. (more)Janet and Dave Williams
The people were fabulous both the hosts and guests. Competent, kind, thoughtful hosts. Great food and lovely setting great cycling and walking. (more)Nicki Mazey
Mercantour National Park self guided walking, France
From
€755
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was the stunning scenery and walks, excellent hospitality and support. (more)Alyson Small
Beautiful mountain scenery, peace and fresh air. Great hospitality! (more)Philippa Schofield
The most exciting part of the holiday was the spectacular landscape and the chance to hike and climb in it. (more)John Roy
Provence walking tour, France
From
€1,025
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The food throughout the stay, the choices of hikes (particularly the gorge and the mountain top), and the mix of people. Tips? Be in shape! Be prepared for challenging walks. Local benefits? We left no trace behind on our walks. Food was purchased locally. We visited local markets and went to two local restaurants. Overall rating? This experience exceeded our expectations. We had great food, great guides, interesting and challenging walks and a very... (more)Ken Margraf
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