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FranceCross Normandy to Brittany, Aquitaine and Occitaine

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Spend a week discovering cultural gems around France! Begin your journey in Normandy and visit to the famous Mont Saint-Michel. From here, you will journey to Rouen, Honfleur, Saint Malo, Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux and Carcassonne! See the gorgeous architecture, the incredible nature and the delicious gastronomy, and how these are unique to each city and area you visit. Along your trip, you will...

Spend a week discovering cultural gems around France! Begin your journey in Normandy and visit to the famous Mont Saint-Michel. From here, you will journey to Rouen, Honfleur, Saint Malo, Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux and Carcassonne! See the gorgeous architecture, the incredible nature and the delicious gastronomy, and how these are unique to each city and area you visit. Along your trip, you will be staying in gorgeous boutique hotels, from chic chateaus to charming nooks

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Countryside
    Countryside
  • City
    City
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Wine tasting
    Wine tasting
  • Train
    Train

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: Giverny, Rouen and Honfleur

The journey starts now! 

• Your driver-guide will pick you up in Paris to begin your trip in Normandy, where you will discover...

• ... Giverny, the city made famous thanks to Monet and his beautiful gardens.

• ... Rouen, a charming town still filled with medieval architecture

•.... and Honfleur, an important port city where the Seine meets the English Channel!

• In the evening, you will be dropped off at your hotel at Honfleur.

Visited:
Giverny, Rouen, Honfleur
Accommodation
Les Maisons de Léa (Honfleur)

Day 2: Mont-Saint-Michel and Saint-Malo

An incredible piece of history

• After checking out of your hotel, will head off to the iconicMont-Saint Michel with your guide!

• Enjoy a full-day visit of this monument and the incredible surroundings.  

• At the end of your visit, you will move on to the city of Saint-Malo.

• Check-in to your hotel, and perhaps try one of  the local seafood restaurants? 

Visited:
Mont Saint-Michel, St-Malo
Accommodation
Hôtel Le Nouveau Monde (St-Malo)

Day 3: On the road to Saint-Emilion

... via Poitiers!

• Today, you and your guide will traverse France from the north to the south, by car and train!

• After check-out, your guide will take you to Poitiers, where your part way, and hop on the speed train to Bordeaux

• Upon arrival, you will be picked up and brought to Saint-Emilion for check-in. 

• Spend the afternoon on a city tour of Saint-Emilion!

• Discover this charming and historic village as well as some of its local wines...

Visited:
Poitiers, Saint Emilion
Accommodation
Château Hotel Grand Barrail (Saint Emilion)

Day 4: Day at Leisure in Saint-Emilion

After all, you are on vacation!

• Enjoy a slow and delicious breakfast at your chic chateau! 

• Today is a day of leisure, a day just for you! 

• Stroll the charming city streets, discover the local shops and restaurants, and just relax

Visited:
Saint Emilion
Accommodation
Château Hotel Grand Barrail (Saint Emilion)

Day 5: From Bordeaux to Carcassonne

Time for time travel...

• After check-out, you will be picked up at your hotel by your driver guide, and drive to Bordeaux!

• After a private tour of this beautiful southern metropolis, you'll be chauffeured to the train station.

• Catch the direct train to Carcassonne, and make your own way to your hotel.

• Why not trying one of the local restaurants for dinner?

Visited:
Bordeaux, Carcassonne
Accommodation
Hôtel du Château (Carcassonne) (Carcassonne)

Day 6: Day at Leisure in Carcassonne

• Enjoy a delicious breakfast, before starting your discovery of the day! 

• This hilltop town is famous for its medieval citadel, La Cité, with numerous watchtowers and double-walled fortifications.

• You'll have the entire day to discover this incredible fortified town at your leisure!

•  In the afternoon, check-in to your gorgeous, boutique hotel!

Visited:
Carcassonne
Accommodation
Hôtel du Château (Carcassonne) (Carcassonne)

Day 7: Bon Voyage!

We hope to see you soon again!

• After a slow breakfast, check-out of the hotel, and continue the trip on your own.

• We hope you have enjoyed your stay with us, and wish you a safe on-wards journey!  

Visited:
Carcassonne

Giverny Rouen Honfleur Mont Saint-Michel St-Malo Poitiers Saint Emilion Bordeaux Carcassonne

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.

For 2 Adults
Season Price Per Adult
Prices Starting From
January 2020 to December 2020 $3,220

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
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