What To Expect
A France where the countryside unfolds before you like brushstrokes on an emerald green canvas, where medieval towns still bustle with an air of old-world charm, and where tastebuds are privy to recipes that have remained unchanged for centuries. Spend a night in a traditional chateaux, wander hallowed cathedrals and find a slice of heaven in the French Riveria. This Highlights of France tour will have you experiencing what the French call 'coup de foudre' - or as we might say 'love at first sight'.
Days 1-2 Paris
Rich in museums, art galleries, monuments, fashion and fabulous food, Paris offers a wealth of major sights and hidden treasures to discover.
Days 3-4 Dijon/Beaune
The capital of France's culturally rich Burgundy Province, Dijon boasts a delightful city center, numerous medieval and renaissance buildings, and labyrinthine streets filled with charming shops and restaurants. Beaune is located in the Cote d'Or wine region, an area that produces some of the best wines in France and where vineyards stretch as far as the eye can see.
Day 5 Chateau stay
Spend a night in a traditional French chateau and feel as though you've stepped back in time while exploring the grounds and soaking up views across the French countryside.
Days 6-7 Avignon
An elegant, walled city in Provence's most picturesque valley, Avignon is home to an impressive collection of art, a grand papal palace and the Pont St-Benezet.
Days 8-9 Nice
Nestled elegantly on the Riviera, Nice boasts stunning beaches, colourful markets, and impressive architecture and is a wonderful base to further explore the famed Cote d'Azur.
Chateau (1 night)
Hotel (7 nights)
Meals and drinks (unless specified)
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests.
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At your convenience
1 day or 2 days or 3 days