Happening now in France

Not to be

Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.

Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

Get there with Brittany Ferries

Loire Valley – Arrive closer to the Loire Valley by sailing with Brittany Ferries from Portsmouth, Poole or Plymouth.

The best way of exploring the Loire Valley (External link) is in the comfort of your own car, packed with everything you need. With Brittany Ferries (External link), our routes take you from Portsmouth, Poole or Plymouth to western France, with all our arrival ports offering easy access to all major road links.

Brittany Ferries choice of routes and services make getting to, and exploring France so easy. Sail by day, overnight or even go high-speed and arrive in as little as 3 hours. Whatever you choose, you can be assured of excellent facilities and great service.

Sail & Stay with Brittany Ferries

As well as getting you there, Brittany Ferries (External link) also offer a great range of holiday accommodation throughout France. From cottages, gites and villas and family fun resorts, to hand-picked hotels and even pre-planned car and motorcycle tours, you’ll find that a Brittany Ferries Holiday (External link) is not only good value, but easy to organise too, with prices including your return ferry travel with your car – meaning you can pack everything you need.

Find out more - http://www.brittany-ferries.co.uk/holidays/france (External link)