Jewels of France - Leisure Holidays

Jewels of FranceFrance

From RM4,420 / per person for 7 nights
Discover centuries of French heritage which can be traced on this journey through the valleys and vineyards of the north to the Loire Valley and majestic Paris.

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Summary

Centuries of French heritage can be traced on this journey through the valleys and vineyards of the north to the Loire Valley and majestic Paris. Visit Joan of Arc's Rouen, the fairytale Chenonceau château and D-Day landing beach at Omaha.

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Transfer

On arrival at Paris Charles de Gaulle  Airport transfers will operate at 8am, 11am and 2pm. Guests arriving later should make their own way to the hotel.

Return transfers on the last travel day will arrive at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport at 8am and 11.30am.

Accommodation

Day 1: Courtyard by Marriott La Defense West - Colombes

Day 2: Ibis Styles Centre

Day 3: Mercure Centre Gare

Day 4-5: Ibis Styles Sud

Day 6-7: Courtyard By Marriott La Defense West - Colombes

Day 8: Check out

Sightseeing Tour

Day 1 - Arrive Paris
Welcome to Paris. After a welcome meeting with your Travel Director, there is time to relax and explore this beautiful city.


Day 2 - Paris - Rouen - Honfleur - Deauville
This morning arrive in the medieval town of Rouen, famous for its association with Joan of Arc. View the Cathedral before continuing north to Honfleur. Stop here to explore the picturesque port town. Arrive later at your Normandy hotel in Deauville, the elegant resort renowned for its racecourse, harbour and international film festival.


Day 3 - Deauville - D-day Landing Beaches - Mont St. Michel - Rennes
Travel to the historic D-Day Landing beach and the American cemetery at Omaha Beach. Then continue your journey to visit Mont St. Michel and view the abbey. Later arrive in the capital of the Brittany region, Rennes, once the parliamentary, administrative and garrison city for the Kingdom of France after the French Revolution. Explore the historic town centre of Rennes or perhaps take a stroll in Parc du Thabor.


Day 4 - Rennes - Tours
Continue your journey through scenic countryside to the Loire Valley. Spanning 280km this area is famed for its natural beauty and abundance of vineyard, fruit orchards and asparagus fields lining the banks of the Loire River. It has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Check into your hotel in the largest city for a two night stay.


Day 5 - Loire Valley Sightseeing
Explore the beauty and scenery of the Loire Valley during a sightseeing drive of this popular and picturesque part of France. Enjoy dinner at your hotel this evening.


Day 6 - Tours - Chenonceau - Chambord - Paris
Your Local Specialist takes you on a fascinating visit to Chenonceau, a fairytale château built across the River Cher, home to priceless collections of Renaissance art and furniture. Your journey continues through verdant countryside. View the splendid Château de Chambord before returning to Paris.


Day 7 - Paris Orientation and Free Time
This morning your sightseeing tour features views of the Eiffel Tower, Champs Élysées and the Arc de Triomphe. Spend the rest of the day as you wish. This evening enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant.


Day 8 - Depart Paris
Say 'au revoir' to Paris, your Travel Director and newfound friends at the end of a memorable holiday in France.

Extras

Included Extras

Please find below a selection of extras that are included within the price of your tour.

On-Trip Transport

Luxury air-conditioned coach

Meals

9 meals as per itinerary - 7 Buffet breakfasts, 2 Three course dinners

Local Specialists

Local specialists to bring locations alive

Travel Director

An expert Travel Director and separate driver

Hotel Charges & Local Taxes

All baggage handling, hotel charges and local taxes

Optional Extras

All of the below extras are additional to the price of your tour, and can be selected on the next stage.

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