Happiness in rural France!
Get off the beaten track with France Passion! Our guide offers over 8500 free stopover sites, covering 89 different departments.
Motorhomers with a taste for discovery will find farmers, winegrowers, craftsmen/women, and farm inns all over France waiting to welcome them for a free stopover on their properties.
Choice of 1750 different properties, with over 200 new sites this year.
Any motorhome owner in possession of the latest France Passion Guide can enjoy free access to stopover sites on the listed properties, and the only obligation is to say "Bonjour" and "Merci" to your hosts!
From Brittany cider to Provence wines, from Normandy oysters to Pays Basque cheeses, there are treasures to be found in all the regions of France, all for only 29€: the price of the France Passion Guide… and the key to discovery!
Savour the moment… An invitation to discover our regions and relish each passing day: Carpe diem…
Discover our new destinations in all 4 corners of France
200 new hosts have joined us this year, from undiscovered areas of the Pyrenees, the Lot, Drôme, Ardèche, Hérault, Var, along the Loire, in Normandy and Brittany… and in 2 new departments: Territoire de Belfort and Yvelines.
Without your France Passion guide there would be little chance of discovering these peaceful little spots where new members of the France Passion Club are waiting to welcome you and share their gastronomical and cultural treasures.
With France Passion enjoy the freedom and peace of free overnight stays with hosts passionate about what they do.
Stopping over with our farmers, winegrowers and craftsmen means:
- meeting them all year round,
- sharing in their world
- learning about local history and traditions
- discovering and tasting their locally made produce
Using your 2013 guide, put together your own menu, then choose your activity!
Our favourite menu for 2013,
using products available at our host’s properties:
Enjoy your meal…
Crémant d'Alsace aperitif
Gulf oysters and shellfish (Morbihan)
Fillet of trout (Finistère)
Mountain bread baked in a wood oven (Isère)
Noir de Bigorre pork ham (Gers)
Salers beef (Cantal)
Crottin de Chavignol goat cheese (Cher)
Organic walnut cake (Charente)
Pear brandy (Drôme)
Had a good meal? now pick an activity!
Horse and carriage rides (Bas-Rhin)
Hand making paper (Puy-de-Dôme)
An introduction to glass blowing (Loire)
Visit a Camargue bull ranch on horseback (Bouches-du-Rhône)
Canoe down a river (Eure)
Learn to make foie gras (Indre)
Swimming pool and spa (Pas-de-Calais)
Snowshoeing or sleigh riding, visit to an alpine farm (Doubs)
Drawing and painting course (Belfort)
Dromadary rides (Aveyron)