Family adventure holiday to France

Family adventure holiday to France

Life enhancing family adventure & yoga in the French Alps
From £834 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
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
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: 24 Aug, 14 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: 24 Aug, 14 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 1 and 8 September. £330 single supplement waived for first solo guest each week. No charge for Niort train station transfers. Centre Based Holidays – impressive five-star Responsible Travel Reviews.
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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: 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 29 Aug
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: 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 01 Sep, 08 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep
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
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 £1,549 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 5 Oct
2020: 9 May, 6 Jun, 13 Jun, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 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: 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 27 Sep
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 1 and 8 September. £330 single supplement waived for first solo guest each week. No charge for Niort train station transfers. Centre Based Holidays – impressive five-star Responsible Travel Reviews.
Cycling holidays in Burgundy, France

Cycling holidays in Burgundy, France

A bicycle by day, a barge by night
From £890 to £995 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct
2020: 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 05 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct
Pyrenees guided walking holiday

Pyrenees guided walking holiday

Guided walking and trekking holidays in the French Pyrenees
From £790 to £810 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 13 Oct
Walking holiday in France, Mercantour Reflections

Walking holiday in France, Mercantour Reflections

Magic walking - Mercantour National Park - South of France
From €810 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 5 Oct, 12 Oct
2020: 16 May
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 10 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 12 Sep
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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: 24 Aug, 31 Aug
2020: 13 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 24 Aug, 31 Aug
France walking holiday, French Riviera

France walking holiday, French Riviera

Stunning walking between the Mercantour and the Med, France
From €1,045 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 14 Mar
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: 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep
£300-off per person in weeks commencing 1 and 8 September. £330 single supplement waived for first solo guest each week. No charge for Niort train station transfers. Centre Based Holidays – impressive five-star Responsible Travel Reviews.
French Riviera walking holiday, France

French Riviera walking holiday, France

Relaxed mountain and coastal daywalks
From £1,349 to £1,469 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel
Mont Blanc climbing holiday

Mont Blanc climbing holiday

The exhilaration of summiting an alpine peak
From £2,570 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug, 29 Aug, 5 Sep
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
Winter walking & snowshoeing, France

Winter walking & snowshoeing, France

Top winter walking/snow shoeing in the Mercantour, France
From €830 to €945 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Dec, 29 Dec
2020: 25 Jan, 8 Feb
Burgundy photography retreat in France

Burgundy photography retreat in France

Chateau based food and lifestyle photo retreat, Burgundy
From £2,650 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 19 Sep
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: 24 Aug, 31 Aug
2020: 13 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 24 Aug, 31 Aug
Alpine Wolf tracking holiday, France

Alpine Wolf tracking holiday, France

Once in a lifetime wolf tracking adventure in French Alps
From €599 3 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 11 Jan
Yoga holiday in Corsica

Yoga holiday in Corsica

Transformative Yoga Practice in stunning Corsican Villa
From £975 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
Balagne small group holiday in Corsica

Balagne small group holiday in Corsica

Insider revelation of Corsica's food, mountains & beaches
From £1,150 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 14 Sep
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
Pyrenees walking and gastronomy holiday

Pyrenees walking and gastronomy holiday

Come and visit the beautiful Basque country
From €2,690 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 23 Sep
Trekking holiday in the French Alps

Trekking holiday in the French Alps

Dramatic landscapes, towering pine forests and rugged mountain peaks
From £1,229 to £1,299 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 5 Jul, 19 Jul, 23 Aug, 13 Sep
Cycling holiday in Provence

Cycling holiday in Provence

Pedal through the picturesque landscapes and quaint villages
From £1,375£1,203 to £1,510 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 31 Aug, 14 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 £210 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 12 Oct
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
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
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
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
Family adventure holiday to France
From
£834
excluding flights
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
Special highlights for us included secret local lakes to swim in and hiking/sleeping in the refuge. This holiday allowed us to each find our own source for life again and we have such treasured memories that will last as long as our lives. (more)Elspeth Lorriman
This holiday met our family’s needs on so many levels. We all agree it has been our most successful and memorable holiday to date. Excellent! (more)Donna Fleming
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
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
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
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
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
Pyrenees guided walking holiday
From
£790
excluding flights
Accommodation was excellent; the food was outstanding; the walks were breathtaking and the happy and pleasant environment created by Rob and Emma made it all a very enjoyable and memorable experience. (more)Vincent O
Thoroughly enjoyable...the absolutely awesome views of mountains covered with patchy snow, lakes of glacial water so still the reflection of the landscape clearly visible; thundering waterfalls cascading down the cliff sides... (more)Carol Ferris
Great walks, good company and food. Was well looked after - important as a solo traveller (more)Rosemary Ruddell
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
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
French Alps climbing holiday, short break
From
€730
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Reaching the Summit of Dome Des Ecrins at 08:40 on the Sunday morning after leaving the refuge at 04:00am! Overall the experience was great, certainly recommend Bernard's excellent skills at both guiding and pushing you to reach above your goals Tips? Good boots that you know are essential, you'll be working them hard over different terrain, with and without crampons. Stuff to eat while you're on the move or balanced on a snow-field - ideally softer the better - makes... (more)Rebecca Belton
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
French Riviera holiday, with morning yoga
From
€370
excluding flights
The excursions which were well thought out and very informative. So much we wouldn't have known if it wasn't for Benoit. Corrines cookery lesson was amazing too and very relaxed. (more)Brenda Muir
By the end of the week (helped by the glorious weather) I had laughed a lot, had some hugely interesting conversations, seen some beautiful places, learnt a lot of interesting facts, made some new friends, eaten some delicious food, tried lots of new things and completely relaxed. I practically cried when I had to leave, I'd loved it so much! (more)Ali James
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
Activity holidays in the Pyrenees
From
£915
excluding flights
Everything about this trip was great. The location is spectacular, accommodation is 4 star with great food. (more)Yvonne Coakley
Enjoyed all the activities, the chalet and food were great and all the guides were very friendly and experienced. Fantastic holiday, would certainly recommend to friends. (more)Jean Elliott
The most memorable part was seeing the fabulous scenery of the Pyrenees, walking in them, seeing the wildlife, and then all the activities we undertook as part of the multi-activity holiday. (more)Sally Preece
Ardeche family activity holiday in France
From
£300
excluding flights
There was a heat wave while we were there and the leaders knew all the best places to cool off, rock jumping or cave swimming. It worked really well being among English families and we made good friends with both the staff and travelers. (more)Robert Leigh
Kayaking the Ardeche was the most memorable part of the holiday. (more)Anya Lewis
The instructors, the professionalism and the enthusiasm they all put in really made this a holiday to remember. From myself as an unfit 40 year old down to my 12 year old son we were looked after and made to feel welcome. (more)Andrew Riley
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
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