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Jewels of France including Normandy 2018 (Costsaver)

Duration 8 days

Destinations visited :
  • France
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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.

Take a look at your day-by-day itinerary or contact us on 0207 620 8952 to find out more.

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. Consider an evening tour to Montmartre, an area full of charm and character.
HOTEL : Courtyard by Marriott La Defense West – Colombes

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.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast
HOTEL : Ibis Styles Centre

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.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast
HOTEL : Mercure Centre Gare

Day 4

RENNES – TOURS (2 NIGHTS)
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.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast
HOTEL : Ibis Styles Sud

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.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6

TOURS – CHENONCEAU – CHAMBORD – PARIS (2 NIGHTS)
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. This evening consider an Optional Experience to a Parisian cabaret.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast
HOTEL : Courtyard By Marriott La Defense West – Colombes

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.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast, Dinner

Day 8

DEPART PARIS
Say ‘au revoir’ to Paris, your Travel Director and newfound friends at the end of a memorable holiday in France. Transfers are available to Charles de Gaulle Airport. Conditions apply.
MEAL(S) : Buffet Breakfast

SIGHTSEEING HIGHLIGHTS

  • HONFLEUR : Visit this picturesque port
  • LOIRE VALLEY : Visit the magnificent Château de Chenonceau with your Local Specialist. View the Château at Chambord
  • MONT ST. MICHEL : Visit the island town and view the abbey
  • NORMANDY : Visit the D-Day Landing beach of Omaha
  • PARIS : Sightseeing includes views of the Arc de Triomphe, Champs Élysées and the Eiffel Tower
  • ROUEN : View the cathedral

DINING

  • 7 BUFFET BREAKFAST
  • 2 THREE COURSE DINNERS

UNBEATABLE FEATURES

  • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
  • An expert Travel Director and separate driver
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
  • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply

Prices from £725
Saturdays – April to October

  • Land only price – Twin-share option
  • Triple and Single rooms available
  • Flights available
  • Pre and Post extensions available

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Jewels of France including Normandy 2018 (Costsaver)

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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