Encouraging camping figures for France

Discover the astonishing figures for France, the camping nation!

The French and camping, an unwavering love story
France, European leader in camping (ahead of Germany and the United Kingdom)
The world's second largest fleet (behind the USA)
One third of campsites in Europe are located in France
Nearly 9,800 campsites in France
882 campsites have received the "Qualité Tourisme" (Tourism Quality) label (Source: entreprises.gouv.fr)
In 2015: 113 million nights of camping (an all-time record!)
French people represented 77% of those nights
The 3 départements with the most campsites: Vendée, Charente-Maritime, Ardèche
An average stay of 5.3 days in France
Tunrover in 2015: €2.4 billion
Average cost of a pitch for 2 in high season: €21.01 per night
Average cost of a mobile home for 4-5 people in high season: €717 per week
9 out of 10 French people think camping is a great way of holidaying with family and friends
(Opinion Way study, April 2013)

Source: Fédération Nationale de l’Hôtellerie de Plein Air (2015 figures)

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