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Winter Activity Holidays in France

One of the most iconic destinations for winter sports, France is blessed with magnificent mountain ranges including The Alps and The Pyrenees. The winter season begins in early December and stretches through to early April with temperatures from Christmas to early February ranging from +4° C to -10° C. For those who prefer warmer climes March and April can reach an enjoyable +15°C, perfect for a lunchtime break and to enjoy a picnic in the sun. Regions such as the Queyras in the Pyrenees are famed for their unique micro climate which helps to ensure snowsure winters, offering perfect terrain for snowshoe exploration.

A destination, famed for its wine and cuisine you will enjoy delicious meals including local winter specialties such as the cheese specialties of fondue, raclette and tartiflette not to mention the lunchtime stops for cakes and hot chocolate!

Just short flight time of 1-2 hours it is a destination that is very accessible from the UK. With several low cost carriers flying to both Geneva and Toulouse you can travel easily by plane or for those who prefer there is always the option of travel by train. With fantastic high speed links from London St Pancras right through the south of France it couldn’t be easier.

France Winter Activity Holidays

 Mont Blanc Snowshoe Week

Mont Blanc Snowshoe Week

8 days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,265.00

Snowshoe around the dramatic scenery of the Mont Blanc region.

  • Dramatic scenery of the Mont Blanc region
  • Walk amid Europe's highest peaks
  • Comfortable family run hotel
  • Explore Chamonix on the free day
Pyrenees Winter Walk & Snowshoe

Pyrenees Winter Walk & Snowshoe

8 days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,015.00

Snowshoe through spectacular Pyrenean peaks, on the borders of Spain and France

  • Challenge yourself in dramatic scenery
  • Walk in a small group of 10
  • Relax in a comfortable mountain lodge with log fire
Cross-country Skiing in the Pyrenees

Cross-country Skiing in the Pyrenees

8 days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,205.00

Enjoy a wealth of tracks and Pyrenean views

  • Advance your skiing with 2 grades each week
  • Admire stunning Pyrenean scenery
Mont Blanc Winter Activity Week

Mont Blanc Winter Activity Week

8 days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,435.00

Enjoy a range of activities in the Mont Blanc region

  • Explore spectacular mountain scenery
  • Try a range of exciting activities
  • See the famous Mer de Glace
  • Stay in charming Les Contamines
Transalpine Snowshoe Week

 Transalpine Snowshoe Week

days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,245.00

Snowshoe in Italy and France and enjoy beautiful mountain scenery.

  • Snowshoe in France and Italy
  • Spend 2 nights in mountain refuges
  • Summit Cima del Bosco (2376m)
  • Discover remote parts of the Southern Alps
Snowshoeing in the Southern Alps

 Snowshoeing in the Southern Alps

days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,265.00

Gentle snowshoe walks and dramatic landscapes in the Southern Alps

  • Discover the remote Queyras Regional Park
  • Enjoy gentle snowshoe walks
  • Experience spectacular snow-covered landscapes
  • Stay in a friendly family-run hotel with fantastic views
Jura Cross-country Ski Tour

 Jura Cross-country Ski Tour

8 days Excl. flights From
EUR €1,395.00

Enjoy cross-country ski touring on the beautiful and remote Jura plateau.

  • Ski point-to-point from Switzerland to France
  • Explore the Jura mountains
  • Stay overnight in beautiful remote mountain refuges
  • Ski on and off-track

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