• 10 things to do in South of France with kids

    things to do in south france with kids365Here is our guide to the 10 best things to do in Languedoc, South of France, with kids. If you are in Languedoc with your children or grandchildren and you're looking for things to do to occupy their time, then follow our list

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  • Aqualand water parks Cote d'Azur

    kids5Aqualand has 2 water parks on the Cote d'Azur in South France. There is the Aqua Park Frejus and the Aqualand Sainte-Maxime. We have visited the Frejus aqualand water park and this seems to be the biggest of the two water parks, with more slides and it is situated in a bigger park. Aqualand is generally regarded as running the best water parks in South of France, although the new Aquasplash water park near Nice is also supposed to be quite good.

  • Aquasplash water park Nice France

    aquasplashAquasplash is one of the newest water parks in France. It is located close to Nice on the Cote d'Azur coast. Aquasplash is part of a giant aquapark complex that also encompasses an Aquarium (Marineland), a children's theme park (Kids Island) and golf course. the park is well laid-out and seems to cater more for under 13 children. If you are looking for things to do in Nice, France, this summer, then Aquasplash can easily entertain your kids for the whole

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  • Barben zoo in Provence

    barben zooOne of the best zoos in the South of France is located in the heart of Provence, in between Salon de Provence and Aix-en-Provence. Barben zoo is laid out amongst beautiful Provence countryside and encompasses over 9kms of trails. This zoo includes a wide range of animals from the usual suspects (lions, giraffes, bears and elephants) to some unique animals such as Lynx cats, Fennec foxes, Tufted Capuchin and Alpacas.

  • Best water parks South of France

    kids6The South of France is generally regarded to have some of the best waterparks in Europe. You have a choice of 4 different water parks to choose from in Provence and the Cote d'Azur. Two of the waterparks are run by Aqualand (which seems to specialise in teenagers) and there are two good alternatives for smaller children.

  • Classic French cookery school on Canal du Midi

    cookery365If you are on holiday in the South of France and you want to undertake an activity for all the family, then there is an excellent French cookery school on the banks of the Canal du Midi near Carcassonne, which offers one day classic French cookery lessons. The cookery school is run by Heather Hayes and her husband David Crago and is located in the former stables of the splendid Domaine de Millepetit, just 50 meters from the banks of the Canal du Midi.

  • Ecopark adventure park

    kids1If you're looking to entertain your kids in the South of france this summer and you are looking for something with a bit of a difference, then the Ecopark Adventure park France could be for you. Set in dense forest in the hills above Toulon, Ecopark specialises in tree climbing adventures, encompassing abseiling, tree canopy walks and rope ladders. Whilst this may not be for those fearful of heights (like me!), this is great fun. It takes you back to being 10 years

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  • Family holidays in France: Velorail

    velorailIf you are looking for something a bit different that can entertain all ages during your family holiday in South France, then the Velorail at Sainte-Baume in the heart of Provence, is just perfect. So how to describe it?? Well if you remember watching those old Laurel & Hardy films where they used to get stuck on a railway line on an old bogey cart, then that is sort of like Velorail.

  • French family holidays: Planetarium Galilee, Montpellier

    Planetarium

    If you are planning your French family holidays this summer and you are looking for places to go with the kids, then Planetarium Galilee - Montpellier's own superb planetarium is an excellent choice. We have not been ourselves, but

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  • Fun places for kids in France: Accrobranche

    accrobrancheIf you're looking for fun places for your kids in France and you want an activity with a bit of a difference, then Accrobranche could be for you. Set in dense forest close to Motagnac, Accrobranche specialises in tree climbing  adventures for children from

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  • Holidays in France with children: Espace Grande Bleu

    100kidsIf you are on your holidays in France with your children and you want an alternative to the beach (or an economical alternative to Aqualand), then La Grande Bleu swimming pool in La Grande Motte, Languedoc, is a good choice. La Grande Bleu is an

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  • Holidays in France with kids: Train Juane

    x Train JuaneTrain Juane is a yellow train that snakes its way up the Pyrenees from Villefranche-de-Conflet and climbs up to the highest train station in France at Bolquere. If you are planning your summer holidays in france with the kids and your are looking for some great days out, then taking

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  • Kids activities in France: Meze Dinosaur Museum

    Meze dinosaur park

    The Meze Dinosaur Museum is the largest museum in the South of France devoted entirely to dinosaurs. The park is well laid out and there is lots of information. It is a great way to spend a full day with the kids on those hot South of france summer days. This is routinely voted one of the best kids activities in France when we do a straw poll of our young visitors.

  • Kids holidays in France: Aquarium, Le Grau-du-Roi

    aquariumAquarium, Le Grau-du-Roi - is one of the best aquariums in the Languedoc and the South of France. This small aquarium complete with Shark tunnel, seal and sea-lion observatory and beautiful varietes of jelly fish, focuses very much on educating children of all ages. If you

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  • Marineland Antibes aquarium near Nice, France

    marineland1Marineland aquarium is located just on the outskirts of Antibes, in between Nice and Cannes. It is a fullblown water complex encompassing an outdoor aqaurium, water park, kids adventure park and a golf course. Marineland itself is a very impressive aquarium with sea lions, penguins, polar bears, sharks and turtles all laid out in an impressive park. It is billed as one of the top aquariums in France, if not the world.

  • Park Phoenix zoo Nice France

    park phoenix nice franceIf you are looking for things to do with the kids in Nice, France, then Park Phoenix, ecological park and zoo is a great choice. The zoo is situated in a large wood close to Nice airport on the outskirts of Nice. There is a giant lake with fountains and bidlife, as well as a giant greenhouse that accommodates the tropical plants. This zoo in Nice, France, is a

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  • Places for kids in France: Montpellier zoo

    bearIf you are looking for a cheap day out with the kids or grandchildren in France, then Montpellier zoo is sure to fit the bill. Montpellier zoo is set in a shaded park. The zoo offers a surprisingly wide choice of animals to see in nice big enclosures. So if you are looking for places for the kids in France this

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  • Places for kids in South France: Aqualand, Cap dAgde

    aqualandAqualand in Cap dAgde is a good day out for all the kids in France. It is not cheap, but the rides are good and you can easily spend all day here. We have been to Aqualand Cap dAgde a number of times. If you are tired of the beach and your are search for some places to

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  • South of France with kids: Sigean African Safari park

    lionThe Sigean African Safari park, South of France, is very well laid out and has all the animals you can think off: Lions, Giraffes, Rhinos, Gorillas, Elephants (my son Archie's favourite), Emus with attitude and lots and lots of  Monkeys. If you are looking to spend

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  • Speedwater Park, Aix-en-Provence, France

    kids8If you want a quieter alternative to Aqualand, then Speedwater Park located in between Marseille and  Aix-en-Provence could be just the place for you. We took our kids here last summer (ages 16, 14 and 11). Basically, Speedwater is a cheaper version of Aqualand, but it is quieter and you will spend less time queueing for rides.

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