The Gap region is popular with those on holiday for a number of reasons. There are plenty of activities and attractions plus the area itself offers beautiful scenery. A holiday rental home in the Gap region will put you close to many of the most popular attractions whilst providing a comfortable home base for all of your adventures.
The Gap region is full of opportunities for a variety of outdoor activities and adventures. No matter which season you plan to visit, there will be plenty of choices. During the warmer months hiking, biking, kayaking and climbing are quite popular. Wildlife viewing and searching for rare flora and fauna are other options. When the weather turns cold, those who enjoy snow related activities descend on the Gap region. Downhill and cross country, snowmobiling and snowboarding are a few of the options. Lessons and equipment rental is available for the most of the activities in the area. In most cases, lessons appropriate for all skill levels can be found.
There is much to see whilst on holiday to the Gap region. During the warmer months there are several outdoor concerts held each year. Those on holiday can enjoy the music whilst also enjoying the breeze and beautiful views. There are several lovely vineyards nearby. Consider taking a day trip to do some wine tasting and learn a bit about the process of wine making. Other options include visiting the many museums and historical attractions that are located within a short distance of the Gap region.
There are four distinct seasons in the Gap region. Travellers who visit during the summer months will find an average low temperature of about 13 degrees and an average high of 27 degrees. During the spring, cooler weather can be found with an average low of 4 degrees and an average high of about 20 degrees. Those who enjoy snow and frosty weather should plan their holiday to the Gap region during the winter when the average low temperature is -4 and the average high is just 7 degrees.
The closest airport to the Gap region is 135 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay, so the best option is to rent a car at the airport to complete your journey. The airports that you may fly into include Nice Cote d’Azur (NCE), located 135 km from the Gap region, Marseille Provence Airport (MRS), 143 km away and Satolas Airport (LYS), which is 151 km from the Gap region.