9 Days Paris, Normandy, & Chateaux County
$ 2,649per person
You'll start your adventure in the famed City of Light, Paris, before making your way to the countryside covered in beautiful sunlight, Normandy, and the Loire Valley. Next, imagine walking across a rainbow at the flower gardens of Claude Monet. Imagine you're royalty among the castle hallways of Châteaux country and then sip on some tasty wines within the famed wineries in the area. From the Seine, you'll move on to the resort town of Deauville, the famous Abbey of Mont St. Michel, and the poignant beaches of Normandy for seaside activities and experiences.
Switch up your usual trip destination and opt for the natural countryside of France for a change. Move on from the usual cobbled roads and streetside cafes to some tasty wine and beautiful flower fields. You'll even visit the seaside in a coastal destination later on.
- Hotel accommodations
- Daily buffet breakfast
- Four (4) three-course dinners
- Land transportation via air-conditioned motorcoach with free Wi-Fi
- Professional Tour Director
- Local Guides
- Individual headsets
- Optional excursions
DAY 1 ARRIVE IN PARIS, FRANCE
Welcome to Paris! At 5 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome drink.
DAY 2 PARIS
PARIS Free time this morning followed by guided sightseeing that features the Arc de Triomphe, Les Champs-Elysées, and a visit to the Courtyard of Les Invalides.
DAY 3 PARIS–GIVERNY–ROUEN–DEAUVILLE
GIVERNY Visit the home and gardens of Claude Monet.
ROUEN Orientation walk. Free time for lunch.
DEAUVILLE Free time to walk along the Promenade des Planches.
149 mi / 240 km
DAY 4 DEAUVILLE–NORMANDY BEACHES–CAEN
NORMANDY BEACHES Visit Pointe du Hoc, Omaha Beach, and the American Cemetery with the Monument to the Brave. See the Mulberry Harbor remains at Arromanches and the Canada House at Juno Beach.
CAEN Dinner at your hotel.
112 mi / 180 km
DAY 5 CAEN–BAYEUX–MONT ST. MICHEL
BAYEUX Visit Queen Matilda’s tapestry museum. Free time to browse.
MONT ST. MICHEL Guided visit at the abbey.
99 mi / 160 km
DAY 6 MONT ST. MICHEL–ANGERS–LOIRE VALLEY
ANGERS See the castle. Scenic drive en route to the Loire Valley.
217 mi / 350 km
DAY 7 LOIRE VALLEY. EXCURSION TO CHÂTEAUX COUNTRY
LOIRE VALLEY Visit Chambord and Chenonceau Castles followed by a wine tasting.
112 mi / 180 km
DAY 8 LOIRE VALLEY–PARIS
PARIS Free time this afternoon. This evening, enjoy a farewell dinner cruise on the Seine with incredible sights of the city. 155 mi / 250 km
ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Paris with an excursion to the Louvre Museum. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
DAY 9 PARIS
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
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