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Welcome to NATIONAL PARKS WORLDWIDE with the national parks, nature reserves and other protected areas of all countries of the world. National parks are the prime locations of wild and untamed nature; in many countries they are the most exiting places to visit, if you can find them. This website is your first help for getting to the national parks of France. In many developing countries, the protected areas are still difficult to get to. That is the reason why local travel agencies are often reluctant to take you there, while others have their own agenda, favoring a lodge in a private reserve with insignificant forest or nature. And yet, with the proper knowledge, transportation and gear, visiting national parks is usually relatively affordable, provided that you don't expect 5 star accommodations.


On this pages you find a list of France's protected areas. Criteria for the selection of National Parks of France include natural beauty, unique geological features, unusual ecosystems, and recreational opportunities. Enjoy planning your vacation in France.


National Parks of France

For their lasting conservation, protected areas need a lot of visitation, something that is lacking in developing countries. In order to promote visitation to national parks, we created this website. The accuracy of our list varies considerably per country and is still incomplete for most countries of the world, but we are continuously working on improving them. As the lack of visitation continues to be one of the prime drawbacks for their conservation, we decided - after long hesitation - to organize national parks tours that are guaranteed to take you to the best national parks of each country, one country at the time. Currently we offer fantastic National Park tours to Ecuador , Peru, Ethiopia and Uganda.

Protected Area Management type Size in hectares Marine area IUCN Category Latitude Longitude
Amana Nature Reserve (by Decree) 14,800 IV -19.999159 27.567525
Ile du Grand Connétable Nature Reserve (by Decree) 7,852 -19.910264 27.035225
La Trinité Nature Reserve (by Decree) 76,000 III -21.075172 32.288304
Lucifer-Dékou-Dékou Integral State Biological Reserve 110,300 IV -19.880627 27.28031
Marais de Kaw-Roura Nature Reserve (by Decree) 94,700 IV -21.942409 31.222664
Nouragues Nature Reserve (by Decree) 100,000 IV -21.454247 31.622784

Thank you for visiting Nature Worldwide on France. National parks, Nature reserves and Protected areas of France provides you with list of all the national parks and other protected areas of France. In this linked net of country pages you can find lists of birds, nature, mammals and national parks. National Parks of France provides a list of all the the national parks, nature reserves and other protected areas of France. In Nature of France you can find links to nature related websites, like on birding, birdwatching, general ornithology, nature, nature conservation, national parks, protected areas, nature reserves, etc. Birds of France provides a checklist of the birds of France. It is a complete birdlist or bird list listing all the birds of France in ornithological taxonomic order, and on Mammals of France you can find the list of the mammals in taxonomic order.  Click on the following links for our web pages on France. 



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