There are 10 national parks in France. Some parks have small villages and huge ski resorts situated near them. A large number of bird species are found in the parks. The parks have mountainous landscape. You can enjoy hiking, climbing as well as skiing in this area. The animals roam freely without any fences in some parks. Some national parks have plateaus and some have glaciers. The parks have pastures, woodlands and lakes. National parks in France have rich flora including oak, olive, fir and spruce trees. The fauna in these parks include chamois, marmots, ermine, ibex, red deer, wild boar, buzzards and hares. A traveler’s guide to France’s national parks is as follows.