Motorhome touring in the beautiful and varied country of France is a pleasure, you will be welcomed with open arms. From the Cote d’Azur with stunning views of the Mediterranean to the deserted and tranquil interior and twisting crystal clear rivers, France is the perfect place to spend a summer in your motorhome. Read this complete guide to motorhome touring in France and go prepared!
If you’re off to France in your motorhome or campervan, chances are you’ll be thinking about wild camping. Find out all you need to know about wild camping for motorhomes in France, finding the perfect spot and staying safe here.
France is so easy to get to in a motorhome or campervan. Just hop across the channel and you’re in another world. Find all the best destinations for motorhome and campervan holidays in France here.
Europe is perfect for an epic road trip; from the rolling fields of Tuscany, the soaring mountains of the Sierra Nevada to lux living in the South of France, you can find whatever suits your taste and travel style. Whether you have a week, a month or a year, our top fifteen bucket list road trips in Europe will give you plenty of inspiration to get on the road.
Deep in the beautiful and wild Cevennes area of France is the small town of Saint-Jean-du-Gard. Several times a day, the steam train of the Cevenne chugs it’s way across the spectacular valleys of the Gardon, over viaducts and through tunnels, to and from the town of Anduze, only stopping at La Bambouseraie on the way.
In the height of summer, when its 30° plus, all you want to do is find some cold water to immerse yourself in. If the cold water is also crystal clear and bubbling along through rock pools and waterfalls, then that’s even better. Top it off with a spectacular location and you’ve hit the wild swimming jackpot! We think these are the best wild swimming spots in France…enjoy!
We spent an incredible four months touring France in our motorhome. If you enjoy mountains, unspoilt coasts and wide open spaces, then this motorhome route across France is perfect for you. Choose bits of it, or do the whole thing; we will provide all the information you need to know to tour France in a motorhome.
Hiking Port de Boucharo and Pic de la Pahule is easy because you start at a high altitude. It’s a great hike for a day off when your legs need a rest, but packs a whopping punch! The views are incredible and Spain is so close you could just keep going….
The Sentier du Littoral from Bidart to Saint-Jean-de-Luz is a wonderful and family friendly hike along well-maintained and undulating coastal paths. You will be treated to amazing views of the mighty Atlantic and the mystical La Rhune mountain.