FRANCE OFFERS A WIDE VARIETY OF HIKING FROM THE ALPINE REGIONS AROUND CHAMONIX TO THE SOUTHERN CLIMES NEAR THE PYRENEES.
CHAMONIX France Many wonderful hikes start in Chamonix France like the Tour du Mont Blanc and the Haute Route. However, spending an extra day in Chamonix is really worth it. There is much so to see. One of the most exciting features in Chamonix is the world’s longest and highest tramway. Spectacular views are everywhere including the entire Chamonix Valley and Mont Blanc Summit.
FRENCH-SPAIN PYRENEES Get lost in the Yosemite of Spain. hike over the border to France for another great week of hiking! Spaniards have been keeping on of the most spectacular national parks a secret for almost a century. The Parque Nacional de Ordesa y Monte Perido, nestled in the central border between Spain and France is claimed to be the Yosemite of the Pyrenees.
Probably one of the most memorable experiences when hiking in France is French food. Famous worldwide for its delicate and distinctive combinations of flavors, French food is always high on the list of anyone visiting a new country and wanting to experience something truly unique.
France also offers the variety of temperatures from the Alpine snows near Chamonix to the warmer climate of the Pyrenees.