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Half day tours

Palace of Fontainebleau
Giverny (Monet's House)
Lido Dinner & Show
Louvre Guided Walking Tour
Montmartre Walking Tour, Seine Cruise & Eiffel Tower
Dinner plus Moulin Rouge Show
Paris Express
Paris Express & Eiffel Tower
Paris Express & Seine Cruise
Paris Panoramic
Seine Cruise & Illuminations
Seine Cruise With Dinner
Versailles Vision
Versailles Guided Tour
Versailles Guided Tour & Fountain Program
Full Day Tours

Burgundy Treasures
Chantilly
D Day Tour to Normandy Beaches
Disneyland Paris 1 Park Pass
Giverny & Versailles
Loire Castles
Loire Castles by Mini bus
Mont St Michel
Paris Full Day
Reims Champagne Tour
Versailles Extended Tour
Versailles & Paris Guided Tour
 
   

HALF Day Tours

 

Palace of Fontainebleau

Guided visit of the Palace of Fontainebleau. Free time to visit the gardens.

> Crossing the charming village of Barbizon, a center of Impressionism
> Guided tour of the Château de Fontainebleau, preferred residence of the French emperors
> Free visit of the gardens and discover the magnificent bronze statues


From April 1st to March 31st:
Departure: 1:15 pm every Wednesday and Saturday except 8th and 1st of May, July 14th, December 25th and January 1st.

On the way to Fontainebleau, we will cross the charming village of Barbizon, an artistic centre since the 19th century.

Guided visit of the Palace of Fontainebleau where you will appreciate various styles of architecture, magnificent decorum and ancient pieces of furniture. These are the richest you can find in France.

Our guide-interpreter will revive the atmosphere of the different periods: from Saint-Louis to Napoleon III not forgetting François 1st and Napoleon 1st. Free time to wander through the gardens.

Entrance ticket included.
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Monet’s gardens and home

> Guided walk through the gardens which inspired Claude Monet for the famous “Nympheas”.

> Visit the house on your own: the painter’s furniture and his collection of etchings.

From April 1st to October 31st Departure: 1.45 pm from Monday to Saturday and 8.15am on Sunday, .


A drive on the Normandy highway leads us to Giverny, a charming country village.

It was in Giverny where painter Claude Monet chose to settle with his family; and it was there where he indulged in his love of nature, in his art, his garden his photography.

In Giverny, we will see Monet’s home, his garden and workshop, all authentically restored.

As we stroll in the exquisitely coloured gardens and admire the pond with the famous Japanese bridge, we enter Monet’s world where art and nature become one.

Entrance ticket included.

Free time to stroll about the village or visit the "Musée des Impressionnismes Giverny".
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Dinner Cruise & Lido Show


> Refined dinner combining tradition and innovation prepared by the Chel Philippe Lacroix

> Up to you to step onto the dance floor for a while

> Show of Lido de Paris "Bonheur" with a glass of Champagne included.

> Amazing attractions, a real ice rink, 600 sumptuous costumes.

Departure: 7.00 pm every evening, except December 24th and 31st + February 14th

After the dinner (with orchestra), you discover “Bonheur” the Lido’s 26th show.

Women, in search of happiness, are sublimed through the most beautiful sides of their personality. Special effects, incredible settings, magnificent costumes, the display of lights, music rhythms and exceptional entertainments are all pure enchantment.

A glass of Champagne per person is included.

Paris Vision Special Menu
A half bottle of wine included per person.
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Louvre Guided Walking Tour

> Discover Tuileries garden by foot.

> Guided visit focused on 3 famous works: “the Venus de Milo”, “the Winged Victory”, and “the Mona Lisa”.

> Use your ticket all day to visit on your own the remaining halls of the Louvre.

> Your entrance ticket also gives access to all the temporary exhibitions.


From November 1st to March 31st: Departure: 9.15 am on Monday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday except 1st Sunday of the month.

From April 1st to October 31st: Departure: 9.15 am everyday except Tuesday, the 1st Sunday of the month, December 25th and January 1st.


Having discovered a part of the Tuileries gardens, you then enter the museum where your guided visit is focused on 3 worldwide famous works: “the Venus de Milo”, “the Winged Victory”, and “the Mona Lisa” painted by Leonardo da Vinci at the beginning of the 16th century.

Of course, you may use your ticket all day to visit on your own the remaining halls of the biggest museum in the world.


Your entrance ticket (included) also gives access to all the temporary exhibitions (except Napoleon Hall) as well as the Eugène Delacroix museum on the same day.

What to see in the Louvre?

• The Louvre museum, former palace of the Kings of France, presents the Western works of art, from the Middle Ages to 1848, and the antique civilizations that preceded and influenced them. The collections are distributed as follows: Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Etruscan art, Ancient Oriental art, Islam art, Paintings, Sculptures, Art objects and Graphic arts.
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Montmartre Walking Tour, Seine Cruise & Eiffel Tower


> Pick up and drop off hotel in air conditioned minibus.

> Walking guided visit of Montmatre: the Sacré Coeur Basilica and the Place du Tertre.

> Visit of the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower where you will get a unique view of all Paris.

> Commented Seine Cruise of one hour to see the nicest monuments of Paris all along the Seine.

From April 1st to March 31st: departure 1.00pm everyday except on July 14th and 25th

Stroll on your own through the narrow streets of Montmartre and discover with our driver-guide the Sacre Coeur Basilica and the artists and portrait painters of the Place du Tertre.

Next, our driver-guide will take you to the Eiffel Tower, up to the 2nd level with its unique and marvelous panorama.

Your excursion ends with a one hour Seine river cruise to admire the monuments and majestic bridges. Entrance tickets included.

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Dinner plus Moulin Rouge Show

> Discover the atmosphere of Montmartre quarter in the evening!

> The sparkling Sacré Coeur and the Place du Tertre where painters are still working.

> Dinner in a typical French restaurant animated by a singer or a pianist.

> After dinner you will attend the wonderful show of the Moulin Rouge with its famous French Cancan.

From April 1st to October 31st: departure 6:45pm every evening
From November 1st to March 31st: Friday and Saturday except December 25th
Every evening from December 27th to January 2nd except December 31st

Our coach will carry you to the foot of the hill of Montmartre.

There, you will take the cable-car up to the top, near the Sacré-Coeur Basilica, one of the highest sites of Paris.

Our hostess will walk you to the Place du Tertre, the Artists’Square, where we have reserved your dinner in a typical restaurant (menu at choice with drinks included).

After this pleasant dinner with live music( international well-known tunes), you will attend the wonderful show at the Moulin Rouge : “FEERIE” with its famous Can-can.

One glass of champagne per person is included.

Return by motor coach close to your hotel in Paris.
Formal dress required.
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Paris Express

> Commented visit of Paris monuments from a panoramic motor coach

> Audio guides commentaries in your language to understand Paris history
Departure: 9.00 & 12.00 am, 3.00 pm everyday.

A tour of the city by coach to see the main monuments in Paris with a recorded commentary. You will learn about the history of Paris and admire the chief squares, bridges, main streets and buildings: the Opera square, Concorde square, Champs-Elysees, Arch of Triumph, Trocadero square, Eiffel Tower, Invalides, Pont-Neuf, Bastille square and Opera, Notre-Dame cathedral, Luxembourg gardens and Saint-Germain-des Pres.


 

 

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Paris Express & Eiffel Tower

> City tour of one hour and a half in panoramic air-conditioned motor coach.

> The best view of the monuments of Paris.

> Audio guides to understand the history of each monument and quarter.

> Visit of the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower where you will have a circular vue on Paris.

Departure at 12.00 am, 3.00 pm everyday
from April 1st to March 31st.


This excursion will give you the opportunity to discover the historical centre of Paris with a tour of the city in an air-conditioned double deck coach.

With audio commentaries (available in 15 languages), you will understand the history of Paris and admire its main squares, bridges, main streets and buildings: the Opera square, Concorde, Champs-Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Trocadero square, Eiffel Tower, Invalides, Pont-Neuf, Bastille square and opera, Notre-Dame cathedral, Luxembourg gardens and Saint-Germain des Prés…

Having discovered Paris, its history and great buildings during a coach city tour (duration:1h30),you will visit the most famous monument in Paris : the Eiffel Tower.

Entrance ticket for the 2nd floor is included.
Excursion ends at the Eiffel Tower.

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Paris Express & Seine Cruise

> Commented visit of Paris monuments from a panoramic motor coach.

> Audio guides commentaries in your language to understand Paris history.

> Commented Seine Cruise of one hour to see the nicest monuments of Paris all along the Seine.

Departure: 9.00 & 12.00 am, 3.00 pm everyday.

This excursion will give you the opportunity to discover Paris, its history and famous landmarks with a coach tour of the city (1h30) followed by an hour’s commented cruise on the Seine.

You will learn about the history of Paris and admire the chief squares, bridges, main streets and buildings: the Opera square, Concorde square, Champs-Elysees, Arch of Triumph, Trocadero square, Eiffel Tower, Invalides, Pont-Neuf, Bastille square and Opera, Notre-Dame cathedral, Luxembourg gardens and Saint-Germain-des-Pres…

End of the excursion at the Eiffel Tower.

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Paris Panoramic

> Commented visit of Paris monuments from a panoramic motor coach.

> Audio guides commentaries in your language to understand Paris history.

> Commented Seine Cruise of one hour to see the nicest monuments of Paris all along the Seine.

> Visit of the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower where you will get a unique view of all Paris.

Departure: 9.00 & 12.00 am, 3.00 pm everyday.

This excursion will enable you to discover Paris from three different viewpoints:

• from a coach with a one hour and a half drive in the city,
• from a boat cruise down the Seine, taking you back through 2000 years of Paris history,
• finally an elevator ride up to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower for a breathtaking panoramic view.

End of the excursion at the Eiffel Tower.

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Seine Cruise & Illuminations

> One hour commented cruise to discover the illuminated monuments along the Seine.

> Amazing view of Paris from the top of a panoramic coach.

> Enjoy a commented tour in your language to understand the history of the monuments of Paris.

From April 1st to October 31st departure at: 7.30 pm every evening
From November 1st to March 31st: departure at 7.00 pm every evening, except December 31st.

This excursion begins by a cruise on the Seine River followed by an orientation tour of the “City of lights”.
It includes an audio commentary available in 15 languages to learn more about : Concorde Square, Vendome, Opera, Champs-Elysees…

End of the tour at the departure point.

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Seine Cruise With Dinner

> Pick up and drop off hotel in air conditioned minibus
> Dinner-Cruise on the Seine River with Bateaux Parisiens - placed at the center of the boat
> Decor and tableware refined and cuisine prepared on board by a Chef
> Romantic ambience orchestrated by a singer and three musicians

Departure: 7.15 pm every evening, except July 14th, December 24th and 31st and February 14th.

A Matchless panoramic restaurant for fine dining in a glass-topped vessel whilst Paris and its illuminated monuments float gently by.

The Chef and his team offer a variety “à la carte “dishes prepared for you on board. A band and a singer turn the night into a party for you to dance on the dance floor.

Etoile Menu

normal seating -
Blanc de blanc Kir
“à la carte” meals
(starter – main course – cheese – dessert)
Chardonnay Vin de Pays d’Oc(*), Médoc(*), Mineral water, coffee

* One bottle of white wine for 3 persons, one bottle of red wine for 3 persons.

To be consumed with moderation, abusing of alcohol is dangerous for health.
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Versailles Vision

> Visit on your own of the Royal Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors with audio guides in your language.

> Free time to visit the beautiful gardens "à la française".

Departure: 8.45 am and 2.00 pm everyday except on Monday.

From 1661, Louis XIV built what was to become the most prestigious residence of all the courts of Europe with world famous architects and decorators such as Le Vau, Mansart and Le Nôtre for the gardens.
To enhance your visit, we’ll provide in the coach special audio tapes which explain the different facets of life at Versailles during the reign of Louis XIV, the « Sun King. »

The tapes will help you plan your free time to visit the château and the gardens.

Your entrance ticket (included) give you access on your own to: the Royal Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors, the Dauphin’s and his wife’s Apartments.

An audio guide will be provided in eight languages: French, English, German, Spanish, Italian,
Japanese, Russian and Chinese-Mandarin.

Some history :

• Versailles is the model of the typical French garden laid out between 1661 and 1700 by Le Nôtre who leveled off the land, drained it and landscaped the views, bosquets, canals and fl ower beds. The gardens are adorned with more than 400 marble, bronze and led statues and fountains animated by water features illustrating for instance the myth of the sun-god Apollo
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Versailles Guided Tour

> Guided visit of the Royal Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors.

> Free time to discover statues, busts and fountains of the gardens "à la française".

From April 1st to March 31st : departure at 8.45 am and 2.00 pm everyday except on Monday and except May 1st, December 25th, January 1st and 1st Sunday of the month during winter.

Additional fee is applied on the days of the special Fountains Show program:
Saturdays and Sundays from April 3rd to October 31st and every Tuesday from May 25th to June 29th and April 2nd, May 13th and 14th, and July 14th 2010.

All through the excursion, our guide interpreter will bring back to life the Palace of Versailles where, from 1682, Louis XIV officially installed the court and government of the Kingdom.

In particular, you will discover the Great Royal Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors and the Queen’s Apartments.

Free time at the end of the excursion to stroll through the French gardens surrounded by sculptures (statues, busts, marble vases) made from 1661 by teams of sculptors initially supervised by Charles Le Brun, the King’s leading painter.

Entrance tickets to the palace and the gardens included. No queuing access with Paris Vision on this tour!

Some history :

• Louis XIII’s hunting lodge was converted and enlarged by his son Louis XIV
into the seat of the court and the government of France from 1682.

• New apartments were added to the Château in the 18th century under

orders of Louis XV and Louis XVI.

• The royal family was forced to abandon Versailles on October 6, 1789 after
the first days of the French Revolution.

• In 1837, the king Louis-Philippe inaugurated in the Château the Museum 
devoted to « all the glories of France ».


Special Fountains Show program

In addition to the usual program we suggest that you wander around the groves and pools where the magnificent display of fountains reveals the skill and artistry of three centuries of French garden design and engineering.  The display is accompanied by music from one of the famous composers from the court of Louis XIV.

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Versailles Guided Tour & Fountain Program

> Guided visit of the Royal Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors.

> Guided walking tour through the gardens and groves during the musical fountain display.

Saturdays and Sundays 2.00pm from April 3rd to October 31st and every Tuesday from May 25th to June 29th, and April 2nd, May 13th and 14th, and July 14th 2010.

In addition to the guided visit of the main rooms of the Palace of Versailles (see details above), our guide will provide you a guided walking tour through the gardens and groves, from fountain to fountain, with a musical background playing the famous baroque arias.
Entrance fee included.


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Full Day Tours

 Burgundy Treasures

> Visit of the Michel Laroche cellar and tasting their white wine, light and dry
> Lunch at the charming winemaker village of Chablis
> Guided visit of the Basilica of Vézelay, the Mecca of Romanesque architecture
> Free time to visit the beautiful village of Vézelay and stroll through the shops and art galleries


Departure: from 7.45 am on Monday and Thursday from April 26th to October 21st

The Burgundy region offers a natural, rich in both history and especially in art. Since ancient times, its geographical position brought great prosperity which as its famous wines magnified during the Middle Ages. Region of famous abbeys, departure point for crusades and pilgrimage centre, Burgundy has attracted the crowds and political figureheads throughout the centuries.

We are going to discover two aspects.

After leaving the Southern highway, we reach the Serein valley at Chablis, surrounded by vineyards: visit to the Michel Laroche cellar and taste the white wine, one of the world's best.

Lunch in Chablis (drinks not included).

Continue to Vézelay, "the eternal hill", village classified by UNESCO as one of its cultural heritage sites! Guided visit of the basilica dedicated to Saint Marie-Madeleine, centre of Romanesque architecture and sculpture, which keeps some relics of the Saint.

Free time to stroll browse around the village and opportunity of tasting some red wines of Burgundy before returning to Paris.

Entrance tickets included.

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Chantilly

> Guided visit of Chantilly castle which holds one of the most beautiful museum of old paintings after the Louvre
> Lunch in Vatel’s old kitchens located in the cellars of the château de Chantilly
> Discover the magnificent French gardens of Le Nôtre
> Visit the Great Stables and equestrian show of the "Musée Vivant du Cheval"

From April 1st to October 31st
Departure 8.30am Wednesday and Saturday.

Your day to discover Chantilly will begin by a guided visit of the Castle of Chantilly .
Located in the Castle, the Condé Museum presents, respecting the original hanging of the 19th century, the second most important collection of paintings and drawings of France.

In the end of the morning, lunch (drinks included) will take place in Vatel’s old kitchens located in the cellars of the château de Chantilly.

The afternoon begins with a discovery of gardens followed by a guided visit of the Great Stables of Chantilly.

To conclude the day you will assist to the equestrian show of the” Musée Vivant du Cheval”. Horses take part of an « educational » demonstration where rider, dressed in the museum's costume, has his horse perform « airs » for visitors. Entrance tickets included.

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D Day Tour to Normandy Beaches

> Visit Caen Memorial dedicated to Second World War and the Normandy landings of June 1944
> Lunch at the Caen Memorial, ideally situated for the day excursion
> Visit the Pointe du Hoc where the American Rangers landed
> Visit the American cemetery at Colleville sur Mer and free time to walk on Omaha Beach
> Stop at Arromanches and the Canadian Memorial of Juno Beach

From April 1st to October 31st: departure: 7.00 am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

From November 1st to March 31st: departure: 7:00am Wednesday and Saturday except from January 1st to January 24th.


Journey across superb Normandy countryside where you start with a moving visit to the Caen Memorial. While dedicated to peace, the memorial devotes itself to illustrations and films about the Second World War and the Normandy landings of June 1944.

Lunch (drinks included) at the Memorial.

The afternoon begins with a visit to the Pointe du Hoc followed by the American cemetery of Saint-Laurent at Colleville where 9,386 soldiers are buried. The schedule (1hour) allows for a walk on Omaha Beach, below the cemetery, or a visit to the new « Visitor Centre » built in 2007.

A bus ride along the coast takes you to Arromanches and the ruins of the artificial port built by the allies in less than 15 days.

Though out the day, our guide will be providing commentary on all sites and explain how D-Day and the Battle of Normandy unfolded. Entrance included.

More information:

The most practical method of transport from Paris to visit the beaches of the Normandy landings is by bus or minibus. The journey is direct on the freeway. Once there, one can easily access the Normandy beaches.

During the journey by bus to the Normandy landings, our guide will comment on the history and countryside of the region. Upon arrival, the Normandy tour will cover numerous different sites including la pointe du Hoc, Omaha Beach and the American cemetery. Lunch is included.

"Our Normandy tour of the beaches includes :

- Return journey by bus or minibus from Paris,
- Lunch,
- Visit to Pointe du Hoc, Omaha Beach and American cemetery.

Our guides are experts in the history of Normandy and the landings of 1944. They will allow you to relive the events right where they took place on the most famous Normandy beaches: the pointe du Hoc, the American cemetery and Omaha Beach.

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Disneyland Paris 1 Park Pass

> Round trip with luxury coach to the Park
> Entrance ticket for one day to the Disneyland Resort Paris park


From April 1st to October 31st: Departure: 7.45 am everyday.

From November 1st to March 31st: Departure: 8.15 am everyday.


A one day free visit of the Walt Disney Studios® park OR Disneyland® park according to the visitor’s handling capacity at that moment.

 

A Magical Dream

Destination...
Imagine a Land where the wonderful world of Disney comes alive. Imagine a Disneyland Park, where make believe is real. And Walt Disney Studios® Park, where the magic of Disney meets the magic of cinema.

So come live the magic. Today!

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Giverny & Versailles

> Guided walk through the gardens which inspired Claude Monet for the famous “Nympheas”.
> Visit the house on your own: the painter’s furniture and his collection of etchings.
> Lunch at the charming restaurant of the Moulin de Fourges
> Guided visit of the Royal Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors of Versailles Palace
> Free time to visit the beautiful gardens "à la française"

From April 1st to October 31st : Departure: 8.15 am everyday except Monday.

Special Fountains Show

In addition to the usual program we suggest that you wander around the groves and pools where the magnificent display of fountains reveals the skill and artistry of three centuries of French
garden design and engineering. The display is accompanied by music from one of the famous composers from the court of Louis XIV.
Claude Monet settled in Giverny in 1883 and lived there until his death in 1926. During that period many painters, mostly American were initiated into impressionism by the Master.

We suggest you start the day with a guided walk through the gardens which inspired him for the famous “Nympheas”.

Do not miss the Japanese bridge !

Then, you can visit the house on your own: the painter’s furniture and his collection of etchings.

Back to the coach and head for Versailles for a lunch in a restaurant downtown.

Then we will take you back into the past and plunge into the world of Louis XIV in the heart of the Castle of Versailles.

While you visit the Great Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors and the Queen’s Apartments, our guide interpreter will tell you all about the building of the castle and life at the court.

You will also have free time to visit the formal gardens “à la Française”.

All entrance tickets are included.

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Loire Castles

> Enjoy a wonderful day in Loire Valley to visit the most famous castles of the Region
> Understand the history of this region thanks to your English speaking guide

From April 1st to October 31st
Departure: Everyday

*Saturdays from April to September : visits to Amboise, Chenonceau and Chambord.
*Saturdays in October : visits to Amboise, Chenonceau and Cheverny.


This excursion will give you an idea of “castle life” and the essence of royal lifestyle since the Renaissance.

Chambord Castle: The largest of the Loire Castles. You will admire the great work of François 1st. This castle was built as hunting grounds for him. You walk up to the terraces with the famous “double revolution” staircase attributed to Leonardo Da Vinci.

Cheverny Castle: The most beautifully furnished Castle of the Loire. It is still inhabited. You will be stunned by its genuine charm and magnificent decorum.


Free time for lunch in the Cheverny village.

Chenonceau Castle: Known as the “Château des Dames” (“Ladies Castle”) in the History of France; it was built in 1513 by Catherine Briçonnet, then embellished by Diane de Poitiers and Catherine de Médicis, and later Madame Dupin managed to save it from the rigours of the Revolution. Indeed, Chenonceau owes part of its charm to women.

Entrance tickets included.

More information:

A good tour of a Loire Valley castle takes about 45 minutes. This enables you to listen to a commentary about the history and the exterior of the castle as well as the most important rooms in the castle. Your guide will tell you interesting stories which will make your tour much more exciting.


"What you must know before visiting the Loire valley castles in the Loire valley France:
-The most impressive castles of the Loire valley are approximately 2 hours from Paris.
-Only the private castles (Chenonceau and Château Cheverny) are open every day of the year.
- In the winter many restaurants close to the castles are closed.

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Loire Castles by Mini Bus

> Guided visit of Amboise Castle
> Guided visit of Clos Lucé, Leonardo Da Vinci's house
> Lunch included next to Clos Lucé
> Panoramic view of Chambord Castle with a stop

From April 1st to October 31st: 6.45 am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
From November 1st to March 31st: 6.45am on Monday and Friday

Arriving in the Loire valley you begin your “Renaissance” day tour with a visit to the royal Château d’Amboise, the favorite residence of the French court in the 15th century, where you will see the tomb of Leonardo da Vinci.

Then you visit Clos Lucé, the house given to the great artist by his patron King Francis I and which contains many models that illustrate his genius.

After lunch (drinks included), drive to Chenonceau to visit the château de Chenonceau and its gardens. This chateau, which straddles the river Cher, is also famous owing to the influential women who lived there, including Catherine da Medici and Diane de Poitiers.

Finally, drive to Chambord for a stop and a panoramic view of the royal château.

Entrance tickets included.

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Mont St Michel

> Drive through Normandy commented by your guide
> Lunch in a traditional restaurant facing the Mont Saint Michel and taste the famous omelette
> Guided tour of the Abbey built on the rocky island, the Mecca pilgrimage in the Middle Ages
> Free time to stroll around the village of the Mount

From April 1st to October 31st / Departure: 7.15 am everyday except Sunday and May 1st.
From November 1st to March 31st / Departure: 7.15 am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday except December 25th and January 1st

During your drive through Normandy, your guide will tell you the varied history of this region and stress the beauty of its landscape. Then you will discover the Mont St Michel.
Surrounded by the sea and the moving sands, linked to the mainland via a seawall, this «Western Marvel» is unique in the world. Dredging works are being carried out to ensure that the bay keeps its unique maritime characteristic.

Upon your arrival on the Mont, you will have lunch in a restaurant facing the Mount and taste the famous Mont Saint-Michel omelette.

The afternoon starts with a guided visit of the Abbey. Built on a rocky islet, it was a great cultural centre and a pilgrimage destination in the Middle-Ages. You will admire the gothic buildings built in succession over the centuries, notably the cloister and the monks’ refectory. Following this visit: free time to wander through the steep and narrow paths, admire the bay and visit the village.

Back to Paris on the motorway.
Entrance ticket for the Abbey included.

More information:

The best means of transport departing from Paris to discover the Mont and the bay at St Michel Normandy, France is to go by coach. It’s a direct journey whereas the train is via Rennes and then a shuttle bus.

During the journey to le Mont Saint Michel a guide will provide commentary on the landscape and history of Normandy. Upon arrival at Mont St Michel, lunch will be served in a restaurant.

Lunch is followed by a guided tour of the abbey with free time afterwards to visit the Mont.
The lunch is a highlight of the Mont Saint Michel tour as it’s held at «Le Relais St Michel», facing the Mont. This includes tasting world-famous Mont St Michel omelettes.

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Paris Full Day

> Guided visit focused on 3 worldwide famous works: “the Venus de Milo”, “the Winged Victory”, and “the Mona Lisa”
> Original transport in river shuttle on the Seine
> Lunch at the new restaurant "the 58 Tour Eiffel" situated at the 1st floor
> Guided visit of Notre Dame Cathedral, a gothic masterpiece

From November 1st to March 31st:
Departure: 9.00 am on Monday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday except 1st Sunday of the month.

From April 1st to October 31st:
Departure: 9.00 everyday except Tuesday and the 1st Sunday of the month.

Because all monuments visited on this excursion are located along the Seine, Paris Vision suggests using an unusual means of transport: the river shuttle.

The day starts off with a guided visit of the main rooms and masterpieces of the Louvre Museum.

Then, the shuttle takes you to the Eiffel Tour where lunch is served in the unique setting at the new restaurant on the 1st floor of the Tower.

Then, off with the river shuttle again to Notre-Dame Cathedral.

A guided tour of this gothic work of art built between 1163 and 1345.

Entrance tickets included.

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Reims Champagne Tour

- Visit to Reims & cathedral. - Visit to Mumm cellars + tasting - Free time for lunch (not included) - Visit cellars of Moët & Chandon + tasting

> Visit of Reims city and guided tour of the Cathedral of Reims, a place of coronation of Kings of France
> Visit of Mumm's cellars, a wordly famous Champagne house and degustation of Champagne
> Free time for lunch and a stroll in the center of Reims city
> Crossing the Regional Park of "la Montagne de Reims" and the Champagne vineyards
> Visit of "Moët et Chandon" cellars in Epernay and degustation of Champagne

From April 1st to October 31st:
Departure: 7.45 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday and Saturday from May 1st to October 30th

From November 1st to March 31st:
Departure 7.45 am on Friday (+ Tuesday on November, December and March)

Our buses will take the « Champagne Tourist Route » , in the heart of champagne country to discover the history and secrets of the mythic drink : "the king of wines”!

Morning tour of the city of Reims, capital of the Champagne region.

Stopover at Rheims Cathedral for guided tour around this gothic masterpiece, where kings of France were crowned.

This is followed by a visit to one of the world-renowned champagne houses – MUMM.

Explanation of harvesting, processing and bottling followed by a free tasting.
Free time for lunch (not included) and city walks.
Early afternoon bus journey through Rheims Mountain regional park to Epernay.

A guided tour of the “Moët & Chandon”* cellars in Epernay offer an invaluable insight into the making of this prestigious label. Its quality comes from the skill of its œnologists and the experience of cellar masters down the generations.

A tasting followed by a visit to the shop and discovery of the celebrated “Dom Pérignon”.
Entry included.

* or similar in case of closed cellar
2 Wine tasting offered !

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Versailles Extended Tour

Royal Apartments. Groves (summer) or a horse carriage ride (winter). Lunch included. Trianon and Queen’s Hamlet.

> Guided visit of the Royal Apartments and the Hall of Mirrors
> In summer, walking tour through the Groves of the Palace's Park
> In winter, visit of the "Grand Parc" (main gardens) by miniature train
> Lunch at the restaurant "la Petite Venise" in front of the Grand Canal
> Guided visit of the Grand and Petit Trianon

From April 1st to October 31st : Departure at 8.45 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (except on May 1st).  From November 1st to March 31st: departure 8.54am Tuesday and Saturday.

We suggest you start your day in Versailles with a guided morning visit of the Royal Apartments. This will be followed by a walk around the Palace’s park, passing through some of the “Groves” (summer) or an excursion by miniature train around the "Grand Parc" (winter). Lunch is taken in the restaurant “la Petite Venise”.

The afternoon will continue with a guided visit of the Trianon (vast mansion-style lodges where Louis XV and Louis XVI liked to work and retire from court life) and a discovery tour of Queen’s hamlet (where from 1783 Marie Antoinette played as a shepherdess).

Entrance tickets included.

Some history:

• Louis XIII’s hunting lodge was converted and enlarged by his son Louis XIV
into the seat of the court and the government of France from 1682.
• New apartments were added to the Château in the 18th century under
orders of Louis XV and Louis XVI.
• The royal family was forced to abandon Versailles on October 6, 1789 after
the fi rst days of the French Revolution.
• In 1837, the king Louis-Philippe inaugurated in the Château the Museum
devoted to «all the glories of France».

Special Fountains Show

In addition to the usual program we suggest that you wander around the groves and pools where The magnificent display of fountains reveals the skill and artistry of three centuries of French garden design and engineering. The display is accompanied by music from o the famous composers from the court of Louis XIV.

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Versailles & Paris Guided Tour

Guided tour of the Palace of Versailles. Free visit of the gardens. Lunch (except drinks). Orientation tour of Paris. Seine river commented cruise. Elevator ride up to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower. Promotion on tours made before March 31st!


> Guided visit of the Royal Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors and the Queen's bedroom
> Free time to visit the gardens "à la française"
> Lunch in the heart of Paris
> Guided visit of Paris monuments and commented cruise on the Seine river
> Visit of the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower with circular view on Paris

From April 1st to March 31st: departure 8.45 am everyday except on Monday and except May 1st, December 25th, January 1st and 1st Sunday of the month in Winter.

Additional fee of 8€ on the days of the special Fountains Show:
Saturdays and Sundays from April 3rd to October 31st
+ every Tuesday from May 25th to June 29th + April 2nd, May 13th and 14th, and July 14th 2010.


Go to Versailles for a guided visit of the palace: the Royal Apartments, the hall of Mirrors and the Queen’s bedroom. Then free time to discover the park.

Your lunch (3 courses menu, no drinks) will be served in a restaurant located in the centre of Paris.

In the afternoon, after a city tour of the main Parisian monuments (audio commentaries included), you will be offered a one hour commented Seine river cruise in order to admire the famous bridges and to learn more about the history of the city.

The tour ends with an elevator ride up to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower to enjoy the amazing panoramic view.

Tour ends at the Eiffel Tower.

All entrance tickets are included.

Special Fountains Show

In addition to the usual program we suggest that you wander around the groves and pools where the magnificent display of fountains reveals the skill and artistry of three centuries of French garden design and engineering. The display is accompanied by music from one of the famous composers from the court of Louis XIV.

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