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Campervan hire in France

This page was updated on: Monday, February 11, 2019 at: 12:37 pm

Campervan hire in France, the best way to explore

France is composed of over 640,000 square kilometers of land with 11,000 permanent campsites in various areas of the country.

The best way to explore as much of it as possible is with a campervan, which lets you visit both the crowded cities and rural countryside whenever you like.

It’s reputation as a scenic, rural country attracts thousands of tourists each month, many of which are drawn to the orchards, vineyards and castles dotted across the French countryside.

Many of its major cities are near the coast and have their own stretches of beach, and roughly one-third of the country is covered in woodland, most of which you can explore at your leisure.

Even the urban cities are full of tourist spots and landmarks, making it the perfect destination for road trips and planned drives across the country.

Paris, the capital city, is a tourist hot spot year after year thanks to its beautiful architecture and layers of culture.

Each town and city has its own unique theme, feel and attractions: Bordeaux is known for its wine industry, Lille offers excellent food and Riquewihr still has most of its pre-WWII charm, just as a few examples.

The French people celebrate most of the same holidays as the rest of the world, but put their own spin on the different festivals and traditions.

You won’t miss out on Christmas, New Year’s Day or any other major holiday if you spend it in France.

Tourism is a big industry in the country, so it can be difficult for tourists to find the best campervan hire France can offer.

Some will focus on planned tours, but others will give you free rein to explore anywhere you want at your own pace.

Either way, you’ll be able to see every side of France, both in the cities and out in the countryside.

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