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Corporate Picnic Spots in the South of France

by Larry Watson

The South of France has charming villages, sunlit landscapes and delicious cuisine. It is an ideal setting for a unique corporate picnic.

Imagine your employees unwinding amidst breath-taking scenery, sharing laughter and tasty food. To promote the feel of togetherness, consider renting a charter bus.

Bus rental France like OsaBus allows for on-board entertainment and team-building activities during the journey. It also eliminates the hassle of individual transportation.

You get to choose a vehicle based on passenger headcount. For larger group there is a bus with a lot of room and comfort amenities essential during the journey.

Corporate picnic spots

Coastal delights

  • For seaside escape, the French Riviera offers stunning beaches and coves.
  • The Esterel Massaif is a dramatic red rock mountain range that juts out into the Mediterranean providing phenomenal coastal views.
  • For a refreshing dip in the sea, Juan-les-Pins offers lively beaches and is an ideal picnic spot including cafes and restaurant nearby.
  • For secluded experience, the Calanques near Cassis offers a series of dramatic limestone inlets.

Pack picnic baskets with fresh seafood, local cheeses and crusty bread. Enjoy the turquoise waters and the shoreline with your colleagues playing volleyball or Frisbee.

Some friendly competitions will get your team moving and laughing, fostering a sense of companionship.

Rustic charm

Plan to explore the picturesque countryside of Provence, especially in June and July. The atmosphere is filled with the fragrance of lavender and you will see purple hues all around until your eye reaches. It is a magical backdrop for your picnic.

Rent a charming farmhouse for a day and spread out a blanket under the shade of an olive tree. Pack a basket with local delicacies like tapenade, salade nicoise, and fresh fruit. Savor these laughing and sharing stories with the group in a laid-back Provencal atmosphere.

Alternatively, head towards the Luberon region, dotted with charming villages atop hills. Roussillon with its ochre-colored cliffs offers a unique and colourful picnic setting.

Create a list of photo challenges related to your picnic location. It involves taking pictures with specific landmarks, replicating famous painting with your team members or capturing the most serene spot.

Historical grandeur

Blend your picnic with a touch of history. The Pont du Gard is a magnificent Roman aqueduct near Nimes. It offers a grand setting for your alfresco feast.

Spread out a blanket on the banks of Gardon River and admire the spectacular engineering marvel. You can make each group bring in their signature dish or participate in a mystery basket competition using pre-selected ingredients as a friendly culinary challenge.

Urban escape

For a picnic with a touch of urban life consider Nice. Rent a charter bus for a comfortable and efficient way to reach the top of Castle hill Park. Here you will be rewarded with panoramic views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea.

A memorable experience

A well-planned corporate picnic in the South of France provides your team to connect with colleagues outside the office setting and create lasting memories.

Make sure to rent a bus, so that everyone travels together and enjoys the journey without the concerns of safe driving or finding parking.

The combination of spectacular scenery, delicious food and team-building activities will leave your team feeling revitalized, inspired and ready to tackle new challenges together.