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Who are we?

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Our ideology: staycation, slow tourism and local terroir

A change of scenery just a stone's throw from home: this is the concept of staycation . On the program: discovery tours of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, but also of the Valley of Gastronomy France as far as Burgundy and Provence. Charming accommodation and luxury hotels for short getaways of a few days up to more complete two-week tours.

We advocate slow-tourism , that is to say slow-paced tourism, guaranteeing the resourcing of each traveler, emitting little CO², synonymous with patience, serenity, in-depth discoveries, improvement of knowledge and skills. cultural achievements. You will often do less than 75 kilometers per day avoiding highways and major roads.

We favor " local consumption " and only select restaurateurs who base their cuisine on local products and regional specialties.

Our tours: tailor-made for everyone, all year round

We offer self-drive tours at the wheel of your own vehicle. All our tours are fully customizable. You indicate your favorite themes ( local products, culture, animal parks, hikes, wine tourism ... ) and we adapt your itinerary accordingly. Our tours are individual or small groups , for couples, families, or friends . They are offered all year round . The departure dates are free.

All our tours include accommodation in a charming bed and breakfast or luxury hotel, evening meal, breakfast as well as the supply of a road-book detailing the program of your days: cultural sites, natural sites , attractions, visits to producers of local specialties, recommendation of restaurants for lunch.

For tours linked to the Valley of Gastronomy, we only offer officially listed establishments and producers.

For our international and French customers, YouFrance also offers high-end guided tours , with driver and private vehicle, interpreter, photographer, luxury accommodation and gourmet restaurants. A premium service to discover the best of French know-how in luxury tourism.

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Our positioning: top of the range and charm above all

Our services include the reservation of high-end half-board accommodation. Depending on the formula chosen, you will be accommodated in charming or luxury establishments, but the vast majority of our hotels and guesthouses are rather intimate, bringing together buildings of character with remarkable architecture . We demand exemplary service from our providers.

The catering will be intentionally local and based on the specialties of the region visited. Gourmet or semi-gastronomic meals will also be included on certain evenings.

The activities and visits offered will always be in accordance with our ideology: to offer you the best of our region for each of our stages.

Our booking conditions: security and flexibility

We offer our customers complete and secure payment solutions , implemented in accordance with the latest banking security protocols (3DSecure). We will never ask you for your bank details or payment card numbers.

We accept most payment methods such as payment by credit card, check, bank transfer, holiday vouchers and connect holiday vouchers.

We also offer flexible cancellation conditions as well as a wide range of travel insurance, in particular cancellation insurance at particularly competitive rates. Do not hesitate to consult us for more information. All the insurances offered are optional.

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Our official approvals: YouFrance, a French operator

YouFrance is a trade mark belonging to the travel agency Andarela-Travel SAS , and registered with the INPI. Our travel agency is based in France and therefore registered with Atout-France . We have Professional Civil Liability Insurance taken out with Generali IARD as well as a compulsory financial guarantee taken out with the APST , which would take over in the event of default on our part.

We are also a member of Travel Companies, thus giving our customers access to the Tourism Mediation in the event of a dispute.

As you can see, by choosing YouFrance for your next trip, you are sure to have the best guarantees and protections offered by a French travel operator.

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