Home > Travel Abroad > Camping in Europe > France France Auvergne, Aveyron & Ardeche Bayonne & Biarritz Brittany Burgundy & Eastern France Côte d'Azur Dordogne & Lot Valley French Alps Loire Valley & Central France Normandy Paris Picardy Provence Pyrénées & Southwest Coast Vendée Western Mediterranean Camping in France Easy to get to, but a great way to ‘get away from it all’ camping in France is the perfect European destination giving many campers their first taste of camping abroad. France has around 3,500km of coastline which includes long sandy beaches, hidden bays and coves and charming fishing ports. Venture inland and you’ll find mountains and alpine resorts, lush countryside, small unspoilt villages and bustling character towns. Camping holidays in France are a breeze because the French love camping. This means that wherever you go, you’ll have more campsites to choose from than you would in the UK. In addition, camping sites in France are equipped with a wider range of facilities. On French campsites children will love experiencing the intriguingly different but pleasingly familiar culture, and you’ll enjoy the challenge of seeing just how much you can remember from your school French lessons. From the poppy fields of Picardy, to the mountains of the French Alps, to the sandy beaches of the Vendée, with such a variety of options to choose from, you’re bound to have a perfect time camping in France. Auvergne, Aveyron & Ardeche The French regions of the Auvergne, Aveyron and Ardèche are ideal destinations for nature lovers. Bayonne & Biarritz Known as the surf capital of France where you'll find a real mix of culture and flavour. Brittany Bright blue skies and fresh sea breezes, beaches, coves and fishing villages, lush green countryside and myths and legends; Brittany is a truly enchanting holiday destination. Burgundy & Eastern France These splendid French regions are renowned for their world famous vineyards and the premium quality wines they produce. Côte d'Azur Famous for its chic coastal towns, the Côte d'Azur has something for everyone. Dordogne & Lot Valley Delightfully picturesque, with grand castles, towering cliffsides and medieval villages. French Alps Enjoy skiing and sunshine in the beautiful French Alps. Loire Valley & Central France If you want to really immerse yourself in French life and culture, the Loire Valley and the Central France regions are the perfect holiday destination. Normandy Famous for its magnificent coastline, lush landscape and fascinating history Normandy is a popular camping and caravanning destination for the British. Paris Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the most romantic city in the world by day and retreat to relax at your pitch by night. Picardy Arriving via the ferry ports or Eurotunnel at Calais, many UK travellers’ first experience of France will be the north-west region of Picardy. Provence From breath taking mountain peaks to the select hillside villages dotted behind the Cote d’Azur, Provence offers a truly memorable holiday. Pyrénées & Southwest Coast Perferct for activity holidays, with fresh mountain air, breathtaking snowcapped peaks and wonderful views. Vendée Vendee has miles and miles of golden sands that are perfect for water-sports activities as well as relaxing on the coast. Western Mediterranean The stunning French Western Mediterranean is well known for its beautiful beaches, and the medieval citadel in Carcassonne. ABTA protected ABTA financial protection Find out more about the benefits of booking with an ABTA member. Before booking and travelling, please refer to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office advice on passports, visas and health and safety. Please see our booking conditions for information on how financial protection applies to your booking.