Family Travel in France

France is a country that has everything. The beautiful beaches of the Cote d’Azur and Brittany, the picturesque Alps and Pyrenees mountains, the chateaux of the Loire and Dordogne, the magic of Paris, and, of course the numerous wine regions and cities renowned for excellent French gastronomy such as Dijon, Lyon, and Tours.

And the great thing is that it is so easy to get to from the UK, with convenient ferry or Eurotunnel crossings if you’re doing a road trip or short-haul flights on budget airlines.

France offers something for everyone, and we go back year after year to explore a different region.

Lakeside camping at Château de Chanteloup

10 of the Best Campsites in France for Families

France is one of the best countries in the world for camping with kids. All of the campsites cater well for family camping, but some of them are more special than others. These 10 family campsites in France are some of the very best.
Les Castels Château de Chanteloup

Why Les Castels Campsites in France are Perfect for Families

Are you considering booking a family camping holiday in France? If so, you need to check out Les Castels campsites! These family run campsites in the grounds of French Châteaux are truly stunning and offer a luxury family camping experience.
The beautiful village of Gordes at sunset

The 20 Most Beautiful Villages in France You Need to Visit

The term Les Plus Beaux Villages de France literally translates as the most beautiful villages in France. That really is saying something considering there are so many beautiful French villages. But the tiny villages that gain this elite title are truly magical.
Family holiday at Villas La Clairière aux Chevreuils in Moliets

Family Villa Holiday at Villas La Clairière aux Chevreuils in Moliets et Maa

Villas La Clairière aux Chevreuils in Moliets offer a fantastic family villa holiday in France with endless outdoor adventure activities on the doorstep and an enormous stretch of golden sandy beach to enjoy.
Les Gorges du Verdon

5* Gorges du Verdon Camping with Kids at La Farigoulette

Les Gorges du Verdon is one of the most spectacular areas of France and it is where you'll find one of the best family campsites in France. Tucked away down a hill on the banks of the Verdon River in the Verdon Gorge, Camping La Farigoulette is truly one of the best campsites in the South France for families.
Butlins Minehead Go Karting

Center Parcs Alternatives: 14 Places Like Center Parcs That Won’t Break the Bank

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Center Parcs is a big favourite amongst people seeking action-packed, fun-filled UK family holidays but it can come at a cost, especially if you're tied to going during the school holidays. If Center Parcs is out of your budget, the great news is that there are so many cheaper alternatives to Center Parcs offering a similar experience that won't break the bank.
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The 10 Best Family Holiday Destinations for 2021

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Looking for family holiday ideas for your 2020 family travels? Look no further! We've pulled together a list of the ten best family holiday destinations for 2020 to help you narrow down your search. Most destinations these days are easy to travel to with a family, but these ones stand out as being exceptionally family-friendly.
Talinn Christmas market

The 10 Best Christmas Markets in Europe 2020

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Christmas is such a magical time of year and what better way to get into the Christmas spirit than visiting one of the best Christmas markets in Europe? With so many to choose from, it can get confusing, but our comprehensive guide to the best Christmas markets in Europe will help you choose the right one.
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How to Spend a Fairytale Weekend in Alsace with Kids

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The region of Alsace has been passed back and forth between French and German hands over the last couple of hundred years. Today, you would probably find it hard to tell whether you were in France or Germany. The colourful architecture has a strong German influence, the language is French and the food is a mix of both. Read more about our whirlwind 3 countries in 48 hours!