Alpine Garden Society



01386 554790
[ Full list of Forthcoming Tours ]
[ Printable Version in separate window ]

THE VERCORS - WITH GREENTOURS

 

DATES:  25 May - 1 June 2018

LEADERS:  Stefano Doglio & Paul Green

COST:  London return; £1,695, Lyon return; £1,525

 

WHY VISIT?
 

Subalpine meadows, karst, gorges and mountain forests make the Vercors one of Western Europe's foremost wildnerness areas. 

You'll see some of France's finest scenery with a spectacular range of fauna and flora. 

 

Botanical Wildlife Tour Holiday Orchids and Pasque Botanical Wildlife Tour Holiday Orchids and Pasqueflowers in Vercors, France with Greentours.

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS
 

  • Orchids: Including the renowned lady's slipper and endemic bee orchid Ophrys drumana.​ There are over 60 species of orchid known from the Vercors. 

 

  • Butterflies:  Purple and Lesser Purple Emperor can be spotted in the wooded valleys. Spy Twin-spot and Niobe among a host of fritillaries. 

 

  • Birds of prey:  Including Golden Eagle, Short-toed Eagle and Black Kites. 

 

A full tour itinerary is available from the Greentours website.

 

 

 

BOOKINGS & ENQUIRIES
 

To secure your place, please download and complete the booking form

For any enquiries or to check availability, please contact Greentours direct. 

 

View our full schedule of upcoming tours for 2018

 

[ Full list of Forthcoming Tours ]
[ Printable Version in separate window ]