France Walking Tours

France Walking Tours
Fitness and the enjoyment of natural beauty go hand in hand with a walking tour. Walking tours give you an intimate view of the world you are exploring. Unlike other types of tours, walking tours offer you the opportunity to stop and smell the roses. France is a popular destination for wlking tours.

Van Gogh Tours

Van Gogh Tours offers walking tours in Europe, including Provence and the Loire Valley regions of France. Although a moderate level of fitness is necessary, Van Gogh Tours are designed for walkers or all levels of experience. The Provence tour, led by a professional guide who is an expert on the region, is limited to a maximum of 12 walkers. Sampling the local cuisine and taking in the local charm are an important part of a Van Gogh Tour. Most meals and accommodations are included in the package, and special care is taken in the selection of restaurants and family inns so walkers will have a unique experience. The Loire Valley tour is self-guided to allow you to go at your own pace, but fully supported by Van Gogh Tours. All luggage is transported by vehicle from hotel to hotel, and local transportation is provided for daily starting points. With all Van Gogh Tours, itineraries are designed for 6-10 miles of walking per day.

Van Gogh Tours
P.O. Box 221
Rochester, VT 05767

Walkers France

If the wine country of France is your interest, Walkers France has self-guided tours available. If you are traveling with a group, special guided tours can be arranged in advance. Most tours are 6-8 days of walking through some of the most beautiful countryside in France. Breakfast and some dinners are included in all packages, and some include picnic lunches for you to enjoy along the way. All hotel accommodations are arranged by Walkers Frances in country inns, and luggage is transferred for your convenience. There are many tours for you to choose from, including Bordeaux, Cotes du Rhone, the French Riviera and the Pyrenees. You can hike through the mountains or to the sea.

Walkers Frances Ltd.
134, Corbets Tey Road
Upminster, Essex RM14 2ED

Discover France

Known for its self-guided cycle tours, Discover France is also a leader in self guided walking tours. Tours range from 4-14 days, and there are many for you to choose from. Discover France offers walking tours in almost all regions of France, including, Brittany, Provence, Alsace and Normandy. Most meals and accommodations in village or countryside inns are provided in the package. All luggage transfers are arranged, allowing you to enjoy your walk without any worries. Walks are designed to cover about 10 miles per day, and for guests with a moderate level of fitness. Discover France gives you the opportunity to do it yourself, but without the worry of making arrangements along the way.

Discover France
8502 E. Via de Ventura #124
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Article Written By Michael Evans

Michael Evans was born in Memphis, Tenn. He graduated from The University of Memphis, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication. His primary course of study was photography and film production. He first began writing professionally for iOwn Inc. in 1997, and was published by LensWork Magazine in 2003.

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