Camping Holidays in Paris
The French Open, one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, is one of the biggest sporting events in France. For two weeks the 500 top tennis players in the world battle it out on the clay courts of the famous Roland Garros Stadium. In 2022 the tournament is scheduled to commence on Sunday the 22nd May, but these dates are to be confirmed.
With grueling routes covering some of France's most beautifully scenic regions, the Tour de France is an iconic cycle race, attracting huge crowds along the route. The first three stages of 109th Tour de France will be held in Denmark, with the Grand Départ taking place in Copenhagen on the 1st July. The races finishes in Paris on the 24th July. The full route will be announced on the 14th October 2021.
This French national holiday commemorates the storming of the Bastille on 14th July 1789 - an event that triggered the French revolution – and is marked throughout the French capital with a military parade on the Champs-Elysées and sensational firework show launched from the Eiffel Tower.