driving holidays in france

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car rental & Peugeot-citroen leasing in France

The Citroen – Peugeot short term Holiday Lease program allows you the opportunity to take temporary ownership of a brand-new, fully insured with zero excess, tax-free vehicle of your choice. Exclusively reserved to residents outside the European Union staying in Europe between 21 to 175 days, this solution enables you to drive in and around Europe with a peace of mind. The insurance covers all drivers and passengers of the vehicle which may be driven by the holder of the Order Form, his/her Partner, direct descendants or ascendants, if they hold valid driving licenses. All paperwork is done in Australia without the pressure and time restraints you have when queuing at a rental car desk off a long flight. You will receive comprehensive documentation before you leave Australia with collection/return location instructions, a driving tips booklet and more. At the end of your contract period, simply return the vehicle to one of the many depots located across Europe and your responsibility ends there. No point to stop at the station, you can return the car empty! Thinking of leasing a Citroen or a Peugeot? Contact us

Discover France at your own pace

Our self-drive itineraries are an excellent opportunity for visitors to discover France's many different regions in-depth. Travel at your own pace, wherever and whenever you wish. We invite you to share, discover and explore exclusive itineraries prepared for you. Be confident and assured all accommodation, itineraries, suggested restaurants and wines have been embraced and recommended by the operator personally. Self-drive touring opens up the charming world of beautiful countryside and picture-post card villages - the real France - so often overlooked by frantic visits to Paris, Versailles and the Rivieria. Take the time to breathe in the atmosphere - a guarantee for a great holiday. We provide, guide, map & road book + car rental + accommodation & breakfast but more important, personal local knowledge and expertise. Check destinations hereunder.

Self-Drive Tours in France

Strasbourg - Alsace

5 day self- drive holiday in Alsace from 406 Euros.

Alsace stands apart from any other region of France. With its Germanic heritage, half-timbered houses are brightly-painted, heavily decorated with flowers and roof are very steep. Very pretty traditional Alsace villages are found in the midst of vineyards, with the Vosges hills in the background.

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Azay-Le-Rideau - Loire Valley

5 day self- drive holiday in the Loire Valley from 418 Euros.

Within easy access from Paris, the quiet roads of the Loire Valley will take you through lush green countryside and breathtaking architectural masterpieces. Its royal châteaux and pastoral villages lay in overwhelming natural beauty.

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6 day self- drive holiday in Champagne from 538 Euros .

What could be more magical than to roam through the vineyards of Champagne? The Champagne Tourist Trails will take you to the heart of grandiose landscapes, typical villages and welcoming champagne producers. Every two seconds, a bottle of champagne is opened somewhere in the world!

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Loubresac - Dordogne

7 day self- drive holiday in Dordogne from 609 Euros.

The Dordogne is one of the most beautiful and popular destination in France. There are many famous sights associated with the Dordogne, such as the medieval city of Sarlat, the Chateau Castelnaud or the prehistoric caves in the Vezere Valley.

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Avignon - Provence

8 day self- drive holiday in Provence from 693 Euros.

Provence's brilliant sunlight, and landscapes have inspired many artists such as Cézanne and Van Gogh. Provence is also famous for its fragrant lavender fields, numerous hilltops Medieval villages and historical cities like Avignon , Arles or Aix-en-Provence.

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