Tour de France

from1351

Tour de France 12 nights

Rates (min 30 pax) 1565 €
Rates (min 45 pax) 1351 €
Supplement single 401 €

Tour overview

Day 1

Nice Côte d'Azur

Your tour assistant will greet you at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Nice. We will provide you an introduction to the panoramic tour the castle’s hill with stunning view of the Mediterranean sea. Stroll along the promenade des Anglais and Place Masséna and visit the flowers market in the old town. After lunch, sightseeing in Cimiez, possibility to visit Matisse & Chagall museum. Dinner & overnight in Nice.

Day 2

Nice, Monaco, Eze Village

Begin you day in the old town Monaco, view the Palace of Monaco and the cathedral. Possibility to include a visit of the Prince car’s collection or the stamps museum. After Lunch, your tour assistant will bring you to the mythic place of the casino with a sightseeing of the harbor where the famous formula one takes place every year in may. You will discover the royal Casino in Montecarlo. On your wayback to Nice, you will visit Eze, medieval village with a panoramic view on the sea and explore the perfume fabrik of Fragonard. Dinner & overnight in Nice.

Day 3

Nice, Aix en Provence, Avignon

Journey across the Provence before you reach Avignon. Short visit in Aix en provence, well known for the the paintings of famous artist Cezanne. At your arrival in Avignon enjoy a splendid lunch in Place de l’horloge near the imposing papal palace and the legendary bridge st Benezet. Dinner & overnight hotel Avignon.

Day 4

Avignon, Aigues Mortes, Saintes Maries de la Mer, Arles

A full day excursion to the Camargue, wild land of rice fields, white horses, flamingo & birds. In the morning visit the old town of Arles, the Arenes, the egyptian column, the ste trophyme cathedral. Your tour guide will bring you to Aigues mortes, medieval village near the lagoon. After a wine tasting of rosé near the salt mountains of Aigues mortes, special lunch in a factory with bulls and horses with gypsies and music. Enjoy walking in the narrow streets of saintes maries de la mer and embark boat tour for a hour cruise, the best way to discover the fauna and flora of the Camargue. In the late afternoon, visit Arles, the sainte trophyme cathedral, the roman city, discover from the external the arenes, the amphitheater, the necropolis. Dinner Cafe Van Gogh & overnight in Arles.

Day 5

Arles, Carcassonne, Toulouse

After breakfast, direction Carcassonne to explore a spectacular fortress. In Cathar country, at the heart of the fortified city, discover the château of the Counts of Carcassonne and the ramparts, a UNESCO World Heritage site. After lunch drive to Toulouse, the pink city because of its red-pink bricks and tiles produced with the local clay. Visit place St sernin, place du capitole, the opera, the city hall and the river Garonne. Dinner & overnight in Toulouse.

Day 6

Toulouse, Saint Emilion, Bordeaux

Begin the day travelling to the enchanting medieval city of Saint emilion, famous for its good wine. We will organize a wine tasting and a picnic in a domaine. In Bordeaux take the boat bus to discover all the famous places: wine museum, the elegant Place de la bourse, the gorgeous place des quinconces, the animated ste catherine street, le grand theatre and the old Quartier des chartrons. Dinner & overnight in Bordeaux.

Day 7

Bordeaux, Le Puy du Fou

After breakfast you guide will drive you to the château mouton Rotschild situated on a hillock called plateau de Mouton 27 m above the sea level. Mouton Rotschild is planted deeply on the soil with the variety of Cabernet sauvignon – Merlot -Cabernet blanc & petit verdot. Your guide will provide time for lunch on the way to le Puy du fou (not included in the price). Le puy du fou has been voted the world's best park, Puy du Fou offers a multitude of great shows and adventures for the whole family. At night only Fridays and Saturdays, the cinescie show involves 2,400 actors on a stage spread over 23 hectares and 28,000 costumes. Lasting for 1 hour 40 minutes, it includes many new attractions. Dinner in the park. Overnight in hotel nearby.

Day 8

Puy du Fou, Mont Saint Michel, Caen

A full day journey will brings you to Mont Saint Michel, the marvel of the western world which can be seen in the bay from miles around. The abbey, which made it famous, is located at the summit, forcing visitors to clim the narrow street. Lunch in Mt st michel. Dinner and overnight in Caen.

Day 9

Caen, Normandy lands, Rouen

Discover the Normandy landings .Visit the american cemetery and memorial in Colville,Arromanches ,Sainte mère l’église ,Omaha beach ,la pointe du Hoc Lunch in Arromanches Dinner &overnight in rouen

Day 10

Rouen, Giverny, Versailles

Your guide will bring you to Rouen, the city where Joan of Arc was tried and executed, honored with a special place..The centre of town is a string of tremendous church edifices – Saint-Ouen, the cathedral, and the contemporary church to Joan of Arc. In addition, don’t miss the Gros Horloge (a magnificent monumental town clock), the splendid Gothic Law Courts and look out for the Aître Saint-Maclou, with its carved skull and crossbones counts among the most startling medieval cemeteries in Europe. Lunch in restaurant On your way to Paris last stop in Giverny to visit the garden of Monet .Claude Monet is one of the most famous painters in history and the founding father of the French Impressionist style . Upon arrival in Versailles you will reach your hotel. Dinner & overnight

Day 11

Versailles, Paris

You cannot miss the visit the castle of Versailles ,a masterpiece build for Louis xiv ,the roi soleil (the real sun king) .discover the hall of the 357 mirrors ,the beautiful furniture,and the magnificent gardens with fountains.Lunch in restaurant. In the afternoon time on your own for shopping Dinner &overnight in Paris

Day 12

Paris

Breakfast-You will meet the local guide for a panoramic tour :see exterior Napoleon’s arc de triomphe ,champs élysees,the eiffel tower,les invalides and place de la concorde . Your tour ends in the ile de la cite ,heart of paris with the cathedral Notre dame Lunch in restaurant. In the afternoon,explore the world famous Louvre museum,one of the most impressive art collections in history. In order to relax your tour guide will take you to the river Seine for a cruise . Transfer to the airport –end of services

Included in this package

Excluded in this package

Talk to our travel experts

We're here to discuss your next big idea.

Otherwise, email us anytime. On average we provide quotes within a few hours during business hours.

Phone

+33 492 172 990

Email

booking@ludostravel.com