Mont Blanc holiday, Tour du Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc holiday, Tour du Mont Blanc

The best of the Tour du Mont Blanc
From £1,049 to £1,299 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct
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
Late availability on these dates: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 03 Aug, 17 Aug, 31 Aug, 07 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 05 Oct
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
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 21 July & 4 August. No single supplement for first solo guest in each week. See impressive five-star guest reviews on this page.
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
10% off remaining available dates in July. Flexible start dates, minimum stay is three nights. Drop me a line with your preferred dates.
Mont Blanc walking holiday

Mont Blanc walking holiday

A stunning walk through the Alps around Mont Blanc
From £695 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 01 Sep, 08 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep
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Mont Blanc Circuit classic walking tour, 8 days

Mont Blanc Circuit classic walking tour, 8 days

Hearty local cuisine from 3 countries & phenomenal views
From £1,499 to £1,579 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 31 Aug
2020: 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 8 Aug, 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 31 Aug
Corsica walking holiday

Corsica walking holiday

Walking in the Corsican mountains
From £1,129 to £1,199 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 15 Sep
2020: 24 May, 31 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 30 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 15 Sep
Highlights of Provence walking holiday, France

Highlights of Provence walking holiday, France

A guided walking holiday through beautiful regions of France
From £1,429 to £1,549 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 21 Sep, 5 Oct
2020: 13 Jun, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 21 Sep, 05 Oct
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: 2019: 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 27 Sep
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 21 July & 4 August. No single supplement for first solo guest each week. See our impressive five-star guest reviews on this page.
Cycling holidays in Burgundy, France

Cycling holidays in Burgundy, France

A bicycle by day, a barge by night
From £890 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 05 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct
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Mont Blanc ascent climbing holiday, France

Mont Blanc ascent climbing holiday, France

Climb Western Europe's highest peak
From £2,949 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 15 Aug, 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 15 Aug, 29 Aug
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: 2019: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug
25% off our self guided walking weeks in the French Alps. Now only £393.75 per person for half board in a luxury chalet for a week for all remaining weeks over summer 2019.
Mont Blanc Circuit trek, with hotel accommodation

Mont Blanc Circuit trek, with hotel accommodation

Classic Tour, using small inns and guesthouses
From £2,549 to £2,849 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug
2020: 13 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 03 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug
The GR10 Pyrenees walking holiday in France

The GR10 Pyrenees walking holiday in France

Following the French-Spanish border from the Atlantic to the Med
From £1,619 to £1,739 10 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 25 Jul, 12 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 25 Jul, 12 Sep
Mont Blanc Circuit walking holiday

Mont Blanc Circuit walking holiday

Probably the most dramatic walk in Europe
From £1,649 to £1,779 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug
2020: 13 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug
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Birdwatching holiday in France

Birdwatching holiday in France

Great Bird Watching, Food, Wine and Bonhomie
From £900 to £980 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 21 July & 4 August. No single supplement for first solo guest in each week. See impressive five-star guest reviews on this page.
French Riviera walking holiday, France

French Riviera walking holiday, France

Relaxed mountain and coastal daywalks
From £1,349 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 28 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 28 Sep
Mont Blanc climbing holiday

Mont Blanc climbing holiday

The exhilaration of summiting an alpine peak
From £2,390 to £2,470 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 31 Aug
2020: 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug, 29 Aug, 5 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 31 Aug
Burgundy photography holiday, France

Burgundy photography holiday, France

Learn new photography skills in spring-time Burgundy.
From £2,450 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 27 Sep
2020: 25 May
Spaces available on September departure
Cycling holiday in Provence

Cycling holiday in Provence

Pedal through the picturesque landscapes and quaint villages
From £1,375£962 to £1,510£1,410 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 27 Jul, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 28 Sep, 12 Oct
2020: 11 Apr, 16 May, 13 Jun, 27 Jun, 25 Jul, 15 Aug, 29 Aug, 12 Sep, 26 Sep, 10 Oct
Up to £450 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 27 Jul, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 28 Sep, 12 Oct
Canal du Midi cycling holiday in France

Canal du Midi cycling holiday in France

A gentle cycling holiday through the Languedoc region
From £1,155 to £1,289 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Jul
2020: 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 5 Sep, 26 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 20 Jul
Western Europe tour for under 30s

Western Europe tour for under 30s

Embark on an epic European adventure
From £1,920£1,632 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 21 Aug
Up to £280 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 21 Aug
Cycling holiday in the French Alps

Cycling holiday in the French Alps

Follow in the tracks of the Tour de France
From £1,280£896 to £1,430 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 10 Aug
2020: 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 4 Jul, 8 Aug, 29 Aug, 19 Sep
Up to £380 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 10 Aug
France wellbeing holiday

France wellbeing holiday

An idyllic paradise where wellness develops naturally.
From £900 to £980 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 21 July & 4 August. No single supplement for first solo guest in each week. See impressive five-star guest reviews on this page.
Barcelona to Rome small group holiday

Barcelona to Rome small group holiday

Vibrant Barcelona streets, picturesque Pyrenees & ancient Rome
From £2,605£2,470 to £2,745 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 10 Aug, 31 Aug, 5 Oct
2020: 21 Mar, 18 Apr, 2 May, 23 May, 13 Jun, 27 Jun, 8 Aug, 29 Aug, 12 Sep, 19 Sep, 26 Sep, 3 Oct
Up to £270 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 10 Aug, 31 Aug, 05 Oct
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Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn trekking holiday

Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn trekking holiday

Classic high level route from Chamonix to Zermatt
From £2,109 to £2,279 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 25 Aug
2020: 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 25 Aug
Alpine Cols of the Tour de France

Alpine Cols of the Tour de France

Spectacular cycling route through the Italian and French Alps
From £1,249 to £1,349 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 18 Aug, 8 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 18 Aug, 08 Sep
Mont Ventoux cycling weekend in France

Mont Ventoux cycling weekend in France

Climb one of the Tour de France's most iconic mountains
From £859 to £999 4 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Sep, 3 Oct
2020: 14 May, 11 Jun, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 1 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 12 Sep, 03 Oct
Raid Pyrennean Coast to Coast ride in France

Raid Pyrennean Coast to Coast ride in France

A unique cycling tour of the Pyrenees
From £1,349 to £1,599 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 10 Aug, 31 Aug
2020: 20 Jun, 8 Aug, 29 Aug, 12 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 10 Aug, 31 Aug
France self guided challenging cycling holiday

France self guided challenging cycling holiday

Brilliant cycling in France with great food, wine & bonhomie
From £900 to £980 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 27 Sep
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 21 July & 4 August. No single supplement for first solo guest in each week. See impressive five-star guest reviews on this page.
Family activity holiday in the French Alps

Family activity holiday in the French Alps

Multi-activity family adventure holiday in the French Alps
From £575 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug
25% off our family adventure holidays in the French Alps. Now only £431.25 per adult and £371.25 per child for half board in a luxury chalet for a week for all remaining weeks over summer 2019.
Mont Blanc holiday, Tour du Mont Blanc
From
£1,049
including UK flights
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
Beautiful scenery. (more)Lim Seop Ling
Self guided walking holiday in France
From
£900
excluding flights
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
Excellent ! Friendly welcoming hosts, good accommodation and great food and drink. The holiday had all the best elements of a home stay with friends. (more)Keith Mahony
Mont Blanc walking holiday
From
£695
excluding flights
Getting to hike in the alps in 3 countries and seeing the wonderful landscapes was memorable. (more)Alfredo Ancog
The most memorable and exciting part of the holiday was the incredible views. (more)Jane Hawes
We had some stunning views, every day! Although the days were very different, they did not disappoint. (more)Teuntje Tijssen
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
Corsica walking holiday
From
£1,129
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... (more)Sheila Turner
Highlights of Provence walking holiday, France
From
£1,429
including UK flights
Excellent. I am completely satisfied (more)Aida Warah
Very good, mostly due to the outstanding guide. (more)David Appleton
Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided cycling holiday, France
From
£950
excluding flights
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
Excellent. Accommodation was first class. Hosts were excellent. Environment refreshing and relaxing. The holiday lived up to the blurb on the website! (more)Brian Flynn
Cycling holidays in Burgundy, France
From
£890
excluding flights
It was great, the itinerary was very interesting and mixed both cycling through the countryside and small villages and visiting larger towns, like Dijon and Beaune. The guide and the crew were extremely helpful and friendly. (more)Oksana Cherniy
The formula barge and bike is perfect. You can go biking in the day, have a restful time in the evening and nights and enjoy travelling across the country. (more)Florence Kresine
In the morning of Day 6 we drove along a Canal, the sun was shining and the Autumn Trees were reflecting in the water - that was the best part of the trip. The Crew (Skipper, Chef and Host) were really nice. The food was excellent. (more)Eva Gertsch
Mont Blanc ascent climbing holiday, France
From
£2,949
including UK flights
Memorable parts? The scramble up the side of "Le Grand Couloir": unforgettable. Tips? Get fit before going. Upper body strength is very useful for the scrambling sections. Local benefits? Yes. We used local guides and stayed in eco-friendly refuges whilst on the mountains. Overall rating? This was one of the most enjoyable and rewarding holidays I have ever been on. The training was thorough and to the point. The guides were knowledgeable and friendly and the accommodation... (more)Anthony Harpur
Mont Blanc Circuit walking holiday
From
£1,649
including UK flights
This holiday exceeded my expectations, I was buzzing when I came back from it and just wanted to do it all again!!!!! (more)Angie Pantall
The whole walk on the Mont Blanc circuit is amazing. (more)Barbara Hayers
France wellbeing holiday
From
£900
excluding flights
relaxing and flexible enough to push yourself if you want to do a bit of exercise in between being fed delicious home cooked food and local wines. I can fully understand why many people return year after year. (more)Kathryn Gow
One of the best holidays I've ever had. (more)Tamsin Drew
There were so many highlights from the tranquillity, excellent hospitality, French cuisine & Wines to cycle rides & Wednesday's Posh Picnic (more)Karen Morgan
Family activity holiday in the French Alps
From
£575
excluding flights
We absolutely loved the trip! I was traveling solo with my 5 year old daughter. We did one of the 12 km round trips recommended by our hosts which was spectacular to refuge de Sales...we had marmots playing on the path in front of us for half an hour, crashing waterfalls, paddling in the river and glorious views. (more)Katrina Shakespeare
Excellent - stunning area, with lots to do. I was with my 18 and 13 year old and we did an activity or walk, bike hire each day and were "happy tired" at the end of each day!- (more)Peter Wightman
Best bit: River-rafting. (more)Cormac Lucey
Birdwatching holiday in France
From
£900
excluding flights
Just what I needed! Plenty of wildlife around, the spotted flycatcher leaping through the garden was great, several species of dragonfly by the ford and several hummingbird hawkmoths feeding on the lavender by the pool, all to the tune of blackbirds, turtle doves and a Cetti's warbler! (more)Nigel Scott
Both my husband and myself loved our week. Lazing by and in the pool late afternoon was lovely and the weather was hot. Being able to walk littlle or miles or not at all, was good -there is no compulsion to be super active, though you can! If you want to be totally catered for and live in verdant peace for a week, but have company too-this is the place for you! (more)Clare McKee
Excellent. It was not a thrills and spills holiday, just a quiet retreat where you are looked after. And if that is what you need, this is a place for you. (more)Tina cook
Dordogne self catering accommodation
From
€650
per week (sleeps 2)
Excellent, a unique place to spend a week or so, totally relaxing, lovely people. (more)Rupert Green
Most memorable was the peace and tranquility, staying somewhere off grid. Different, enjoyable, relaxing, peaceful and fun. (more)Maria Masselis
The whole holiday was a relaxed and stress free experience beginning with travelling from the UK by train to the lovely surroundings and cosy cabin... It was a wonderful relaxed holiday, lovely setting, very friendly and helpful owners. (more)Birgitte Bruun
Mont Blanc climbing holiday
From
£2,390
excluding flights
Climbing was the most memorable part. (more)Gunvor Leirbukt
Memorable: 1.Training in the stunning beautiful mountains - Trient Glacier. 2. The views on the climb up and down from Mont Blanc summit, including sunrise Exciting - the scramble up to the Gouter Refuge. (more)John Hehir
I think the attempt to reach the summit of Mont Blanc and in spite not having made it due to bad weather conditions it was still nice to have been to the Dome de Gouter. Other moments were the stunning landscapes. (more)Peter Koopmans
Vegetarian holidays in France
From
£980
excluding flights
The very friendly and helpful hosts were the most memorable part of the holiday...Both hiking and cycling were enjoyable activities. (more)Helga Hoffmann-Orton
The hospitality of our hosts was most memorable...Look forward to a great holiday in beautiful, secluded locations. (more)Hilary Wight
A wonderfully calming and tranquil holiday rather than an "exciting" one. Should also mention the great hospitality shown by our hosts, delicious home cooked food and generous introductions to local wines and brandies! A lovely relaxing time. (more)Mark McKenzie
Horse riding holiday in France
From
£900
excluding flights
A fantastic place which lived up to my expectations. (more)Katherine Amos
Excellent. This is a fine place to stay! With lovely people and surroundings. The best parts were riding in unknown rural France with horses up country tracks and beneath trees in occasional woodland. Meeting other riders and brushing up my French whilst the instructor brushed up my riding skills! (more)Liz Beaven
Tips for other travellers? Stay an extra week!...Ten out of ten. (more)Sue Evans
Raid Pyrennean Coast to Coast ride in France
From
£1,349
including UK flights
Great cycling. (more)Theresa Torrance
Very good...You need to be really fit for this holiday. Train beforehand as much as possible. (more)Dave Hutton
France self guided challenging cycling holiday
From
£900
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The most memorable part was Carolynn and Peter's warm hospitality involving lovely food, generous amounts of good wine and cognac and lively conversation around the dinner table. Domino the dog made everyone feel loved. The road cycling is excellent due to the almost deserted roads and hilly terrain. The routes provided are easy to follow, varied and provide a good workout over the week. Tips? Be prepared to put on weight as the food and wine is abundant and hard... (more)Carol Gray
French Alps self guided walking holiday
From
£525
excluding flights
We had a fantastic time staying in Samoens... The walking was amazing at this time of year: alpine meadows, wildflowers, waterfalls, and glacial landscapes, and not too challenging: we ranged between 500m and 970m ascent in a day. We went rafting on the Giffre on our day off, which was also great. (more)Ross Carne
Superb walking country (more)Christine Ansons
Varied expertly guided walks through magnificent scenery (more)Jon Hargreaves
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