Summer holidays : date, beaches, map of countries open to... The point in France and in Europe

Where will it be possible to go on vacation this summer ? What countries have reopened their borders to French ? Find below the map of reopening of the borders

Summer holidays : date, beaches, map of countries open to... The point in France and in Europe

Where will it be possible to go on vacation this summer ? What countries have reopened their borders to French ? Find below the map of reopening of the borders in Europe as well as the info on the organization of summer vacation of 2020.

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[updated June 16, 2020 at 12h21] The French will be able to travel more or less freely from the 4 July, official date of the start of summer vacation. After three months of isolation within their respective borders following the outbreak of coronavirus, several European countries have opened their borders on June 15. The european Commission is about to publish its proposals for a " lifted "gradual and partial" restrictions of travel at the external borders of the EU from 1 July.

However, the figures are not yet at the appointment, because only 20% of the bookings recorded in the travel agencies French affect abroad. Jean-Pierre Mas, the president of the Business of the Voyage, in particular, indicates to be "very late in terms of bookings". In addition, 56% of future holidaymakers have not yet booked, according to a poll BVA-Companies in the Travel, carried out by internet from 2 to 4 June on a sample of 1 055 people representative of the French population. However, 81% of those surveyed are optimistic about the fact that their stay will run smoothly, despite the current situation. On the plateau of 13 Hours from France 2, journalist Simon Ricottier is income on the favorite destinations of the French for this summer 2020 : "Nearly 9 leisure 10 planning to stay in France, as compared to about two-thirds the normal time. Unsurprisingly, the coastline is very popular. The Var, Dordogne and Charente-Maritime are among the most sought-after destinations on the internet". In which european countries the French can they make ? Find below the map of reopening of the borders with a color code for the countries of Europe for which the access is allowed, soon authorized, with test-negative or non-accessible for the time being or with quarantine.

You can find more infographics on Statista What are the dates of summer vacation in the year 2020 ?

During the school year 2019-2020, the summer holidays will begin on Saturday 4 July 2020 after the class for all the students of primary, middle and high school. Jean-Michel Blanquer has assured that the dates of the summer holiday would be unchanged. The start of the school year 2020-2021 is scheduled for Tuesday 1 September.

travel will they always be limited to 100 miles this summer ?

the map of The déconfinement has been changed, and since June 2, 2020, the rule of the limitations of travel at least 100 kilometres around your home has been lifted. Provence, Côte d'azur, basque Country, the Arcachon Basin, in the Vendée, Brittany, the Alps and the Pyrenees... These expensive destinations to vacationers will be accessible to all French this summer !

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What to see within 100 kilometres of large cities ?

beaches will be open this summer ?

The beaches were all reopened gradually since the beginning of June. "As of the 2nd of June will be reopened to the beaches, lakes, museums, monuments, with mask-wearing mandatory," stated Edouard Philippe, in his speech of 28 may.

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Beaches open or closed : list, by department, reopening on 2 June

Where to go during the summer holidays ?

While many European countries such as Italy, Spain, Portugal and Greece re-open gradually their borders in this month of June to the beginning of the summer period, the summer holidays 2020 can also be synonymous with starting in Brittany, on the Côte d'azur, the Atlantic Coast, alpine mountains, auvergne, the jura or the pyrenees or just at the green in the absence of major trips. In the folder below, we give you our best ideas to stay in the different regions of france, whether you are with family, friends, solo or as a couple :

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Holiday in France 2020 : the best campsites and beaches, where to go this summer ?

The summer holidays are the favorite time of the French for a trip. If a good majority of them opt for a vacation in france, other are typically enjoyed these two months of summer holidays to fly to destinations around the headlights, or more atypical, according to their desires and their budget. Less than three hours of flight, the southern Europe (Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece) promises a change of scenery and an ideal climate for the season if the borders are reopened prior to this summer.

Where to go in July - August : the best summer destinations

Be the full of ideas for a vacation this summer. Here are some of the top destinations where to go during the months of July and August.

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Date Of Update: 16 June 2020, 06:57