Holidays by the sea or holidays in the mountains

Holidays by the sea or holidays in the mountains
Whether you holiday by the sea, in the mountains, in the countryside, on the water or in the heart of the finest towns in France, our outstanding sites are designed to let you be your own person, irrespective of the time of year.  Their main vocation is to let your personality shine through and unveil the bonds that connect you to other people and to your surroundings.

Stay by the sea: shellfish and seafood

Our destinations beside the sea or the ocean share the fact that they are close to some truly splendid beaches. Whether you plan to take to the sea or simply relax in the gentle ambiance of the south, you are sure to find something that will satisfy your desire for sea spray, rolling waves and soft sand.

  • Go walking on the nearby paths and trails to take full advantage of the fresh air
  • Discover the architectural heritage of a coastal region
  • Surrender to the charm of unspoiled landscapes
  • Sample seafood by the water's edge

Find out more about all our destinations by the beach


Whether you're getting your feet wet for the first time or are practically a pro, surfing is great for all ages and lets you combine the pleasures of sport and the ocean. Our partner, the Surf Hastea School, will welcome you to the Côte des Basques Beach, one of the town's emblematic surfing spots. You could also start your surfing career when you stay in Seignosse, thanks to our partnership with the Seignosse Surf School, which offers lessons for adults and children.

Holidays in the mountains and ski trips: Lungfuls of pure fresh air at altitude

Our mountain destinations reveal the character traits and singularities of the regions where they are located. 
Get up early, listen to the silence, take the time to admire winter's sublime snowy landscapes and appreciate the wild beauty of the mountain flora.

  • In winter, head for the slopes by yourself or with your family
  • In summer, take advantage of the sunny landscapes to go walking
  • Recharge your batteries in our ZEN spaces
  • Treat yourself to traditional regional products and discover the culinary riches of your holiday region
  • Tame the mountains and discover new activities

Our perfectly located destinations invite you to discover the finest regions in France.

Greenery, parkland and nature for your holiday in the country

When you decide to book a holiday in the country with Vacances Bleues, you can be sure of a restful stay in a rural setting. Set in the heart of lush green estates, our country destinations are perfect if you want to unwind while having fun.

  • Discover regional products in an unspoiled natural setting
  • Take full advantage of this magical break to refocus on yourself and reconnect with your loved ones
  • Feel yourself returning to your roots as you breathe in lungfuls of pure fresh air

Urban exploration and culture on a city break

With Vacances Bleues, you can explore some of France's finest cities. Paris and Nice are unveiled in the best possible way and invite you to go for a stroll, and enjoy and share delightful moments with friends or family.

  • Marvel at every street corner
  • Delve into the history of a city and the daily life of its inhabitants
  • Stay in the very midst of cultural and artistic attractions


Whether on the Rhine, Moselle, Main or even the Seine, go river cruising and discover the pleasures of a holiday on the water. You may be a novice cruiser or an old-hand for whom cruising is a veritable way of life, but whichever category you fall into, it is a truly unique experience. Enjoy your evenings on board our small and friendly riverboats to dream of adventure or simply go with the flow...

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Vacances Bleues also has dozens of destinations abroad for you to choose from! Discover our wide range of programmes and trips combining culture and art. A warm welcome guaranteed along with new horizons and local cultures to explore... What are you waiting for? Come and join us!