Tour de France & Switzerland

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Tour de France & Switzerland 10 nights

Rates (min 30 pax) 1085 €
Single room extra 410 €

Tour overview

Day 1

Nice Côte d'Azur

At you arrival in your hotel in nice drop of your luggage and enjoy! Stroll along the legendary Promenade des Anglais to the magnificent Place Massena. In the old town, taste the socca, specialty of Nice made with chick peas flower with a glass of rosé of Provence. A guide can be provided depending on the time of your arrival in the French Riviera. Dinner & overnight in Nice hotel 3*.

Day 2

Nice, Monaco, Eze Village

Begin you day in the old town of Monaco known as the Rock, assist to the changing of the guard in front of the Palace, residence of the prince family. Visit the cathedral Saint Nicolas where Prince Rainier III and Princess Grace got married and it houses the tombs of the former Princes of Monaco. Visit the amazing oceanographic museum. After lunch, stroll along the legendary place of the casino and enjoy a drink at the glamorous café de Paris. On your way back to Nice, visit Eze medieval a charming village with an incredible view on the Mediterranean coast. Ladies are invited to visit the perfumes factory. Dinner & overnight in Nice.

Day 3

Nice, Cannes, Marseille

Journey across the french Riviera before you reach Marseille. Visit Cannes the city of elegance and glamour, which hosts the international film festival. Stroll on the avenue of the stars, for one day you will be the star take a picture on the red carpet to keep a memory! Time provided for lunch (not included). At your arrival in Marseille drop off your luggage and begin the discovery of the oldest port in France. Your guide will show you Notre Dame de la Garde, the Abbey st Victor, la Cannebiere, le panier & the exterior of Mucem. Marseille is wellknown for being the city of immigration, among the migrants there are also very famous people like Den Xiaoping. Dinner & overnight hotel 3* in Marseille.

Day 4

Marseille, Avignon, Lyon

Begin the day in Marseille with a lovely breakfast. Proceed to Avignon and take a walking tour in the city of the Popes. You will see many of the lovely architecture that the popes left behind, like the Palace. Hike from the Palace to the Parc de Rochers des Doms for a panoramic view over Avignon and the Rhône River Valley. You'll have a good view of the St. Bénezet Bridge on the Rhone river, made famous by the nursery rhyme "Sur le Pont d'Avignon”. After a nice lunch in place de l’horloge, direction Lyon, the city of gastronomy. Panoramic sightseeing of the most important places to discover in Lyon: La colline de Fourvière, the magnificent squares of Bellecour, des Terreaux and the square of the Jacobins. Admire the painted wall de la Croix rousse and the Saint Jean’s cathedral. Dinner & overnight hotel 3* in Lyon.

Day 5

Lyon, Annecy, Geneva

Begin the day with one of France’s prettiest medieval towns, right on the shore of Europe’s cleanest lake. Annecy is laced with canals and the historic streets of the colourful old town have fun passageways darting off to the sides. The lake is glorious, bordered on all sides by mountains and with crystalline waters that call your name on hot summer days. Lunch in the old town. When you arrive in Geneva, the lake is unquestionably the star of Geneva's show. It is the background for many of the loveliest city views and itself has the unmatched backdrop of snow-covered Alps. Geneva has a cosmopolitan atmosphere, it is also the headquarters for a number of multinational corporations and associations. The Red Cross was founded in Geneva. Beside the Jetée des Eaux-Vives, the breakwater enclosing Geneva's harbor, a mighty jet of water soars straight up from the lake surface in a 145-meter plume. Dinner & overnight hotel 3* in Ginevra or surroundings.

Day 6

Geneva, Evian, Montreux, Interlaken

After breakfast, direction Evian where you will visit the Evian natural mineral water bottling site. Afterwards, you will reach the charming town of Montreux, slow walk along the beautiful promenade. Time is provided in Montreux for lunch (not included in the package). Then we will explore the fairy tale’s castle of Chillon, the prettiest medieval palace in Switzerland. Dinner & overnight in Interlaken hotel 3*.

Day 7

Interlaken, Junfrau, Neuchatel

Departure by train from Interlaken to Jungfrau "the top of Europe", a spectacular and beautiful region. There is plenty of time for you to visit all the attractions such as the ice palace and underground tunnel out of ice. Enjoy the Lindt Swiss chocolate heaven, soak up the panorama from the outside platforms and ride the elevator to the Sphinx viewing platform which will bring us in 25 seconds a full 108 meters higher. A marvelous day! Lunch is provided. In the late afternoon you will leave Jungfrau to Neuchatel for a relaxing experience. Dinner & overnight in hotel 3*.

Day 8

Neuchatel, Romanée Conti, Bourgogne

Before you leave Neuchatel, just walk and sit at the lake. The city has provided amazing walkways and benches throughout Neuchatel to enjoy the lake. We will leave Neuchatel for another enchanting place: Burgundy. First stop in the vineyards of the famous Romano Conti, the most prestigious and most expensive wine in the world. Unfortunately, the wine tasting is reserved for presidents, journalists and international buyers of wine but you will enjoy a Côtes de Nuit at the brasserie with your lunch in Beaune. Afterwards explore this very unique museum “les hospices de Beaune”, which was originally an old hospital for poor people. Beaune is full of selective wine cellars but also where you can visit a mustard factory and learn the traditional French method. Dinner & overnight in hotel 3* in Burgundy.

Day 9

Bourgogne, Versailles, Paris

Our day is dedicated to the royal 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 furnitures and the magnificent gardens with waterfalls in some of the groves, spurts of water in the fountains. Lunch in Versailles. Dinner & overnight in Paris hotel 4*.

Day 10

Paris

Breakfast before meeting your the local guide for a panoramic tour of Paris: see Napoleon’s Arc de triomphe, the Champs Elysees, the Eiffel tower, the Invalides and Place de la Concorde, Notre Dame, Place Vendome where all the prestigious jewelers are established. Time provided for lunch. Dinner & overnight in Paris.

Day 11

Paris, Airport

Breakfast before checking-out of your hotel. Depending on the departure time to your region / country, a visit to the Louvre museum may be added to the program.

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