Updated: 04/07/20 09:00
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) has stated that France is exempt from FCO advice against all but essential international travel. This is based on the current assessment of COVID-19 risks. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/france
Our physical UK office closed on 22/3/20 as per Government directives, and some of our team are furloughed, but we are still working remotely as per our usual office hours and available to help clients on our usual office number. As a result of our office closure, we can no longer accept holiday enquiries in person. Please call us for any enquiries relating to new bookings.
The change in advice means that upcoming holidays are going ahead.
Travel to France
You can check the full current guidance on travel to France from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/france/
On 13/04/20, President Macron announced a partial lifting of lockdown in France from 11th May 2020. Those ski lifts that normally open at this time of year like the Aiguille du Midi in Chamonix are operating.
Any other questions?
Many questions our clients have been asking us over the few past weeks are covered on a dedicated ABTA page found here https://www.abta.com/news/coronavirus-outbreak
Peak Retreats is a member of ABTA and this helpful page provides the answers to some frequently asked questions relating to Coronavirus and travel.