The unmissable places to visit in a campervan
Whether you are new to or experienced with road trips, campervan trips, excursions and hikes, we suggest you go for a walk with us on the essential places to visit in a campervan.
Going on an adventure with a campervan is nothing ordinary, you don't have to come back to the rental, home, go from room to room to cook, etc. the freedom to stop and sleep almost where you want.
To complete a stay in a campervan, we suggest some destinations not to be missed in our beautiful country. Do you see Clermont-Ferrand? Draw a long horizontal line and we will show you in a few words the southern hemisphere of France. In this article we are starting from Auvergne, but you can start the trip wherever you want!
Let's start with Clermont-Ferrand elsewhere and the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region. You can discover the Auvergne Volcanoes natural park, a huge plateau of volcanoes that are now inactive, over which the bravest can paraglide in order to discover this expanse.
You can also take advantage of many hiking trails, trails GR® which are set up by the French Hiking Federation (FFRP), always marked with a white line above a red line.
Direction, east :
Let's go a little further east, you can reach Lyon and its little traffic jams, its heritage, its gastronomy, passing through the Pilat massif, from Vienne to Saint-Étienne. Drive a little further east, south-east, and you can visit the breathtaking Alpine massif, going towards Chambéry, Annecy and its magnificent lake where you can find several trails bordering the lake , and pleasure boats which sail in summer to discover this fabulous place.
Once in the Alps, you can head south to the Côte d´Azur! The road is a bit long ... But on your way you will meet the Luberon, a charming region with its natural park where you can admire the Alpilles massif, the Mont-Ventoux not very far where you can enjoy activities such as hiking, Mountain biking, climbing or even taking a swim in the lake of Monteux, in that of Salettes in Mormoiron or in the lake of Paty in Caromb, you have the choice!
You will understand, our beautiful country has many little wonders in store for us.
We approach the Mediterranean :
Come on, we take the road a little further south and here we are at the water's edge .. the Mediterranean Sea .. Our PACA region, do not hesitate to walk along the seafront to discover all these beautiful villages in France , like Saint-Raphaël, Cassis and its creeks which are full of secrets and places to visit, the Camargue and its landscapes ... Do not miss Marseille and its Old Port ... otherwise the Good Mother will know it!
Going along the coast from east to west, you will come across the Hérault, where you can discover Montpellier, its Place de la Comédie and its surroundings.
You have two choices, you can choose to take the road again and go up towards the Cévennes National Park, the Grands Causses Regional Natural Park or the Haut-Languedoc Regional Natural Park. Otherwise, you can continue along the south towards Narbonne, passing through the medieval city of Carcassonne.
You can either :
- take the road to arrive near Toulouse, the pink city. Do not miss the Place du Capitole and its architecture, not to mention its atmosphere and its many activities.
- drive towards the Pyrenees, to discover this wonderful region, the mountains, as well as all the national parks that accompany it.
This time the ocean :
You then have the opportunity to go up through the Basque country and its large sandy beaches, to Bordeaux and along the Atlantic coast and its character through Capbreton where many places are available to you to park your van. and enjoy a magnificent sunset on the beach of your choice.
You will understand, the southern part of France offers you several possibilities to organize an unforgettable trip with our campervans. We have selected for you a tiny part of what is possible through the largest cities. If you move away from these cities, you will find a multitude of natural and regional parks, each with their own specialties and their environment, with magnificent places where you can choose your locations and spend the night to enjoy our beautiful region in complete freedom. !
We provide on our site applications allowing you to know in time the availability to park in a campervan and to be able to take full advantage of your stay without having to worry about where to park.
All our campervans are fully equipped to offer you the greatest possible comfort during your stay and when visiting our beautiful regions. For more information, contact us !
No comment at this time!