With huge mountains, canyons, rock faces and fast flowing rivers, France is a dream destination for outdoor sports enthusiasts. We have pulled together some of the best adventure, activity, hiking, biking and winter holidays for groups and individuals to France. The huge diversity of attractions gives France a very wide appeal. Highlights include trekking holidays in the Alps, hut-to-hut ski touring, multi-day mountain biking, or climbing the mighty Mont Blanc. Whichever trip you choose, you can enjoy fantastic food and wine and a wonderful climate.
Spend your days biking, hiking, climbing and skiing in the high mountains of the French Alps.
With turquoise waters and steep forested valleys, the spectacular Gorges du Verdon is a top spot for an activity holiday.
With its jaw-dropping scenery, mountains and rivers, the Ubaye Valley is a Mecca for outdoor sports enthusiasts.
Where the mountains meet the Mediterranean, Provence is a paradise for outdoor sports.
The Ardèche river has chiseled a path through the limestone plateau creating a playground for outdoor sports enthusiasts.
The Cévennes is one of France’s wildest regions, perfect if you're keen on hiking, biking, canoeing, climbing or even paragliding.
The spectacular Mercantour National Park is a haven for thrill seekers and nature lovers alike.
Remote, jagged and spectacular, the Ecrins National Park is a top destination for multi-day trekking, biking and mountaineering.
Pristine mountains offer everything from trekking and skiing to canyoning and mountain biking.
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