France public holidays

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Your nightmare: 2 hours queuing in a rainy day or a hot day with children. Here the public holidays in France could be useful to avoid the flock...

As you know, in France, there is a tons of publics holidays with 3 vacation’s area :

    Zone A: Caen, Clermond-ferrand, Grenoble,Lyon, Montpellier, Nancy-metz, Nantes, rennes, Toulouse.

    Zone B: Aix-marseille, amiens, Besançon, Dijon, Lille, Limoges, Nice, Orléans-tours, poitiers, reims, Rouen, strasbourg.

    Zone C : Bordeaux, Paris, Versailles,Seine et marne.

Since the invention of the RTT days in France (days off you can take when you want), most of the french people prefer to take more short Week-end than to have long vacation.

Click below on your vacation of your choice

Winter Holidays 2013 in Eurodisney

Zone A: 23/03/2013 to 11/03/2013

Zone B: 16/02/2013 to 04/03/2013

Zone C: 2/03/2012 to 18/03/2012

Winter holidays is skiing time in France. Great if you plan your Disneyland Paris holidays during this month...but have a look at the weather...and my tips for your winter holidays: all the indoor rides in Disneyland Paris and best indoor places to eat.

And follow my tips to avoïd the queue.

Spring Holidays : tons of public holiday in France

Zone A: 20/04/2013 to 06/05/2013

Zone B: 13/04/2013 to 29/04/2013

Zone C: 27/04/2013 to 13/05/2013

5 long weekends!: french people will make "le pont": not a good news for you and your holidays in Disneyland Paris in April or May 2013...

  • Monday 1th april 2013: Monday’s easter Day

    Wednesday 1st Mai 2013: labor day

    Wednesday 8th may 2013: second world war victory Day

    Thursday 9th may 2013: ascension day

    20/05/2013: Monday's pentecôte day

My tips for you spring holidays:

    •the easter day is a familly week-end in France. Not too crowded.

    •Avoid May 2013!

    •So if I were you, I would go in June rather than in May (with all sorts of holidays overlapping).

    •But if you do want to go in May, go 12-13th May or on weekdays (reasonable and not too crazy attendance in comparison to weekends).

    • Go there during the week!!!

Follow my tips to avoïd the queue.

Disneyland Paris summer 2013

Zone A,B and C: from 6th july to 3 september 2013

2 days off:

  • Saturday 14th july: bastille day
  • Wednesday 15 th august : assumption day

My tips for your summer holidays:

    •Most of the french people take their vacation from July 14th to august 15th. Good days for Disneyland resort Paris!!

    •Don’t be on the road on Saturday and on July 27-28th and august 3-4th : the second worst Week-end on the road. Take a plane or the train for this Week-end.

    • Be in Paris for the Bastille day!: amazing fireworks beside the Eiffel Tower.

    • Have a look at all the special events during the summer 2012 in Disneyland Paris.

    • Paris is empty in August (until the 21th) with a free car park: my best time in Paris. Enjoy Paris plage...

Follow my tips to avoïd the queue.

Autunm Holidays2013: the coolest times

It's the time for Halloween festival

Zone A,B,C (also coincides with British half-term dates!) : 19 October to 4 november 2013

You can imagine how crowded it could be!

2 Holidays this month:

Friday 1st november 2013: all saints’ Day

    •Probably, a lot of the french people will put a day off on friday: 3 days break!.

    • It’s the worst WE in france:red traffic on Wednesday night, thursady morning and on sunday afternoon. It’s a familly week-end. All the parisian leave their city to come back in their familly. The worths on the road but the best for you: not too crowded this week-end.

Monday 11th november 2013: first world war victory, so 3 days off in France! The best to go in Disneyland Paris!

My autumn Holidays tips:

•Avoid the public holidays in France: very crowded. The 1st WE is a good WE to visit Disneyland paris but it’s better if you come by train or by plane.

Follow my tips to avoïd the queue.

Christmas Holidays : My favorite for the Christmas special events

During the Disney Enchanted Christmas!

Zone A,B,C (and most European!): 21 December 2013 to 6 january 2014.

2 Holidays:

    •Wednesday 25th december 2013: christmas Day

    •Wednesday 1st january 2014: New year

My chritsmas holidays tips:

•If your are on holidays in Paris, go to the parc that day (25th of december) and visit Paris the 24 or the 26th.

Usually, this holidays are crowded except on very cold day as I had one times:

    - 45 à 60 minutes for the most rides (Pirates of the Caribbean, Phantom Manor, Star Tours, Armageddon) - 60 à 120 minutes on the most popular rides (Big Thunder Mountain, Peter Pan’s Flight, Rock’n’roller Coaster etc.)

•Visit the parc the 1st of january: nobody in the morning. Every body sleep except the parents with dummies!!!

• It may be a very cold time with snown and ice. Have a look at my weather-page and my indoor-rides-page and best indoor places to eatwhere you can warm you up!

Don't worry, if you follow my tips to avoïd the queue, every thing will be all right!

Winter Holidays 2014 in Eurodisney

Zone A: 1/03/2014 to 17/03/2014

Zone B: 22/02/2013 to 10/03/2013

Zone C: 15/02/2012 to 03/03/2012

Winter holidays is skiing time in France. Great if you plan your Disneyland Paris holidays during this month...but have a look at the weather...and my tips for your winter holidays: all the indoor rides in Disneyland Paris and best indoor places to eat.

And follow my tips to avoïd the queue.


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Spring Holidays 2014: tons of public holiday in France

Zone A: 26/04/2014 to 12/05/2014

Zone B: 19/04/2014 to 05/05/2014

Zone C: 12/04/2014 to 28/04/2014

5 long weekends!: french people will make "le pont": not a good news for you and your holidays in Disneyland Paris in April or May 2013...

    Monday 13 april 2014: Monday’s easter Day

    Thursday 1st Mai 2014: labor day

    Thursday 8th may 2014: second world war victory Day

    Friday 9th may 2014: Ascension day

    29/05/2014: Monday's pentecôte day

My tips for you spring holidays:

    •the easter day is a familly week-end in France. Not too crowded.

    •Avoid May 2014!

    •So if I were you, I would go in June rather than in May (with all sorts of holidays overlapping).

    •But if you do want to go in May, go 11-12th May or on weekdays (reasonable and not too crazy attendance in comparison to weekends).

    • Go there during the week!!!

Follow my tips to avoïd the queue.


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