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FranceThe Best of Paris in One Week

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This tour takes you to see the very best of the City of Lights. Visit the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, and Versailles Palace with skip-the-line tickets. Take a cruise on the Seine River and go for a tour of Paris by night in a classic Citroën 2CV. Enjoy delicious, memorable culinary experiences with a wine, cheese, and charcuterie tasting lunch, a croissant baking course, and gorgeous meals a...

This tour takes you to see the very best of the City of Lights. Visit the Eiffel Tower, LouvreMuseum, and Versailles Palace with skip-the-line tickets. Take a cruise on the Seine River and go for a tour of Paris by night in a classic Citroën 2CV. Enjoy delicious, memorable culinary experiences with a wine, cheese, and charcuterie tasting lunch, a croissant baking course, and gorgeous meals aboard a cruise ship and a restaurant bus. You will also have a day trip to Claude Monet's Giverny Gardens and home! 

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Botanical observation
    Botanical observation
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing
  • Wine tasting
    Wine tasting
  • City
    City

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Paris

Welcome to the city of Love and Light!

• You will be met upon arrival an transferred to your hotel. 

• Today, you can enjoy a visit to the Louvre Museum, with skip-the-line tickets

• You will have the choice of themed visits, or itineraries including masterpieces...

•... such as Mona Lisa, the Seated Scribe, the Venus of Milo and many others

Duration: 4,5 hours - Included:  transfer arrival , audioguide , entrance fees , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 2: Guided City Tour

Stroll the gorgeous streets of this historical place

• Discover Paris's with an expert guide: travel in style aboard a luxury minibus!

• Enjoy a visit at the 1st and 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower, with skip-the-line tickets!

• The tour ends with an hour-long river cruise: Sit back, relax, and enjoy iconic views of Paris...

The tour does not include hotel pick-up and drop-off (your tour ends at the Eiffel Tower).

Duration: approximately 5 hours - Included:  audioguide , Boat , entrance fees , excursion , transportation , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 3: Wine, Cheese and Charcuterie Tasting 

Delicious produce, french style!

• Have an incredible cheese tasting experience: taste exceptional cheeses and wonderful wine!

• The cheese specialist will show you where to find the best French food and ingredients: baguettes, pastries, fruits, wines, charcuteries...

• The tasting includes: Cheese, charcuterie, 3 glasses of wine, home made deserts and coffee!

• End the day with a drive through Paris... In a classic Citroën 2CV and a glass of champagne


Duration: 2 hours - Includes hotel pick-up and drop-off - Included:  tasting , excursion , chauffeur/guide , guide , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 4:  Guided Tour - Claude Monet's Garden

Spread your wings outside of Paris

• Take a unique excursion in the footsteps of the painter Claude Monet!

• Journey to Giverny, and visit the painter's old home, where he lived for 43 years.

• Passionate about gardening, he designed his flower garden, fruit tree orchard and water garden...

• ...which is where he got his inspiration for his famous Waterlily paintings

• End the day in the best way back in Paris: learn how to make Croissants during a cookingclass


Included: entrance fees , guide , transportation , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 5:  Palace of Versailles and Gardens

Walking shoes needed: this is not your average stroll in the garden... 

• Hop on the bus at 8 am, and head for the grand Castle of Versailles!

• Marvel at the great architecture, the golden decorations and the massive gardens

• Enjoy free time strolling through the Gardens of Versailles and admire the 386 works of art...

• It is filled with fountains, flower beds, ponds, and trees! 

• Return to your Paris accommodation at approximately 12 noon.

​Included:  entrance fees , guide , transportation , visit , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Versailles, Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 6: Lunch on the Bustronome

The city from another angle!

• Take a trip on the "bustronome", a luxury coach with a panoramic glass roof.

• Enjoy this delightful way to discover food and wine!

• Passengers will discover beautiful views in Paris while enjoying the best of its gastronomy.

• Continue to a 100% English one-man show in Paris: this is much more than a comedy show!

• The show takes place in a beautiful, Italian, Renaissance style theater in the heart of Paris.

Duration : 1 hour and 10 minutes - Included:  audioguide , drinks , lunch , transportation , entrance fees , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 7: Lunch on a Cruise...

... with the freshest produce!

•  Today, you are invited for a delicious lunch on board a cruise!

• Seasonal products are in the spotlight, delivered fresh, in the early morning...

• And everything is prepared on board by Chief Francis Fauvel and his brigade!

​Included:  lunch , bedroom and breakfast

Visited:
Paris
Accommodation
Night at Übernachtung im Bed & Breakfast im Viertel "Marais" (Paris)

Day 8: Au Revoir, Paris

Et Bon Voyage! 

• A chauffeur will meet you for a private transfer between your lodging and the airport.

• We hope you have enjoyed your stay, and wish you a safe flight! 

​Included:  transfer departure

Visited:
Paris

Paris Versailles

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,440 / 8 days
Excluding international flights
2 PaxSingle Supplement
Price per person$2,440$920

Included in price:

  • All services set out under “included in the program”
  • A travel folder with the reservation vouchers
  • A 24 hour local English speaking contct in case of an emergency during the trip

Not included in price:

  • The suggestions (can be booked on demand)
  • Cancellation and repatriation insurances, all-risks coverage
  • Meals (unless indicated otherwise)
  • Personal expenses (drinks, tips etc.)
  • The tourist tax has to be paid on the spot
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