France, located in Western Europe, is renowned for its rich history, diverse culture, and iconic landmarks. It boasts stunning landscapes ranging from the picturesque countryside to glamorous coastal areas like the French Riviera. Paris, the capital, is famed for its landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, and Notre-Dame Cathedral. French cuisine is celebrated worldwide, and the coun...
Arrival in Paris
- Airport To Hotel
- Stay Included
On your arrival in Paris, we will be there to help you reach your hotel for your vacation. Once you hop into the city, meet our driver, who will take you to the Les Plumes Hotel. Relax at the hotel, and spend some time there.
A Day of Exploration, Romance, and Discovery in the Dazzling France
Start your day with a delightful breakfast before embarking on a journey through the enchanting streets of the City of Lights. With your pass, you'll have unlimited access to our hop-on and hop-off buses, which cover four distinct routes and over 50 stops. Whether you're interested in shopping, dining, soaking up history, or simply indulging in the romantic ambiance of Paris, this tour is tailored to suit your preferences.
But the adventure doesn't end there. Your day also includes a serene boat cruise along the iconic Seine River. Step aboard the modern "Bateau Parisien" and let the gentle waters carry you past some of Paris's most renowned landmarks. You'll be treated to breathtaking views of the city's timeless beauty, right from the majestic Notre Dame cathedral to the historic Pont Neuf.
During the one-hour cruise, an audio guide available in 14 languages will regale you with fascinating tales about Paris's rich history and hidden secrets. Glide past world-famous attractions such as the Louvre Museum, Tuileries Garden, Orsay Museum, Grand Palais, Trocadero, and Conciergerie, each revealing a different facet of Paris's storied past.
Indulge your Taste Buds with Bread and Cheese
Indulge your senses with a delightful culinary journey through the charming streets of Montmartre on our 3-hour walking tour. Explore the heart of Parisian gastronomy as we visit some of the finest bread and pastry shops in town, renowned for their exceptional craftsmanship and unique flavors.
Sample a tantalizing array of bread, including unconventional varieties like squid ink or curry baguettes, as well as delicate blue cheese ficelle. Savor the flavors of exquisite pastries such as financiers and fruit tarts, each offering a delightful taste of French culinary artistry. Moving ahead, sharpen your discernment when it comes to identifying authentic artisanal shops versus mass-produced ones. As we wander through the picturesque streets of Montmartre village, you'll discover its rich history, from ancient mills to lush grapevines. Escape the crowds as we take a less-traveled route from Rue Caulaincourt to Rue des Abbesses, immersing ourselves in the authentic charm of this iconic neighborhood.
Later in the day, elevate your culinary experience with an introduction to the art of French cheese and wine pairing. Venture into a 17th-century cheese-maturing cellar nestled in the heart of Paris. Under the expert guidance of our knowledgeable hosts, you'll embark on a journey of sensory exploration, discovering the nuanced flavors and textures of seven different types of cheeses. Pair each cheese with carefully selected wines, enhancing the flavors and creating harmonious combinations that will tantalize your palate.
- Paris Hotel To Train Station
- Stay Included
Take Departure from the City of Light (Paris) to spice up your vacation by navigating to Aix-en-Provence. At the Aix-en-Provence train station, our driver will welcome you and will then transfer you to the Hôtel Cézanne Boutique. The rest of the day is at leisure, or you can explore nearby destinations at your own pace.
An Excursion to Luberon Markets and Pristine Villages
Embark on an enchanting journey through the picturesque landscapes and charming villages of the Luberon massif on our full-day small group shared experience. Immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance of authentic Provencal markets, where the scents of fresh produce mingle with the lively chatter of locals and visitors alike.
Prepare to be captivated by the beauty of the Luberon region as we explore a selection of delightful villages and sites, each offering its unique charm and character; we will walk through Gordes to explore its medieval streets perched on a hilltop and offering panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Further, we will navigate to Roussillon, Marvel, at the vibrant ochre-colored homes that characterize this picturesque village, known for its stunning natural surroundings and Thursday market offering a feast for the senses.
Pacing up the tour, we will then head to wander through the idyllic streets of Lourmarin, with its charming cafes and boutiques set against a backdrop of lush greenery. The other sites that we will check on this day tour include L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, Abbey of Senanque, and Apt.
Throughout the day, you'll have the opportunity to taste local favorites and engage all your senses as you soak up the beauty and authenticity of the Luberon region. From medieval streets to gentle canals, from vibrant markets to tranquil lavender fields, this tour promises a truly unforgettable Provencal experience.
Shape the Day as per your Desire
Begin your adventure with a leisurely stroll along the iconic Cours Mirabeau, the bustling main boulevard that epitomizes the charm of this lively city. As you meander along the tree-lined avenue, immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of historical buildings, quaint cafes, inviting restaurants, and eclectic shops that line its path. Take a moment to pause and soak up the vibrant atmosphere, mingling with locals and fellow travelers alike.
If you're in the mood for entertainment, why not catch a theatre show or immerse yourself in the world of art at one of the city's renowned galleries? Alternatively, follow in the footsteps of the legendary painter Paul Cezanne, whose legacy is woven into the fabric of the city.
Whether you choose to delve into the city's cultural treasures, embrace the freedom to wander, explore, and discover the hidden gems that make this city truly unforgettable.
Set Foot in Nice
- Aix-en-Provence Hotel To Train Station
- Stay Included
We will provide the transfer facility from the hotel to the Train station so that you can set forth your France Journey ahead. Upon your arrival in Nice, our driver will be there for your welcome and transfer you to Ellington Hotel, a hotel in Nice.
The rest of the day is at leisure. You can paint it the way you want.
Exhilarating City Tour (Nice)
Embark on a captivating journey through the enchanting city of Nice, the crown jewel of the French Riviera. Explore a tapestry of cultural treasures, stunning landscapes, and vibrant neighborhoods that define this coastal paradise.
Begin your day with a leisurely stroll along the iconic Promenade des Anglais, where the azure waters of the Mediterranean Sea meet the vibrant energy of the city. Take in the breathtaking views as you wander along the waterfront, soaking up the sun-kissed ambiance and the gentle breeze.
For a panoramic perspective of Nice, ascend to Castle Hill, where you'll be treated to a spectacular vista overlooking the city and the glittering coastline. Explore the winding pathways, discover hidden waterfalls and lush gardens, and revel in the serenity of this elevated oasis. Continue your journey to the charming neighborhood of Cimiez, renowned for its artistic heritage and historic landmarks. Marvel at the grandeur of the Excelsior Regina Palace, once the winter residence of Queen Victoria, and explore the Roman quarter of Nice, where ancient ruins such as the Roman amphitheater, baths, and olive grove offer glimpses into the city's rich history.
Visit the Marc Chagall and Matisse Museums, where you'll encounter masterpieces by two of the world's most celebrated artists, and admire the elegant architecture of the Russian Orthodox Church and the Monastery of Cimiez. As you wander through the streets of the historical old town, immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of the vibrant flower market.
Take your time to explore the narrow alleyways and hidden squares, where you'll encounter quaint cafes, bustling restaurants, and charming boutiques. In the evening, as the sun sets over the city, the market transforms into a bustling hub of activity, offering a tantalizing array of local delicacies and handmade treasures. From the vibrant Promenade des Anglais to the historic landmarks of Cimiez and the bustling streets of the old town, Nice offers a wealth of experiences waiting to be discovered.
Check out the picturesque sites of France
Explore Eze, a medieval gem perched on a rocky outcrop with cobbled streets, castle ruins, and exotic gardens boasting stunning views. Visit La Turbie for panoramic vistas, then Monaco. Navigate to the famous Fragonard perfume factory, which is situated below the village, and then have a short drive to drive to the small village of La Turbie, also called the "Monaco Terrace." Further, wander through the marvel at the 50-meter-high 'Trophy of the Alps,' an ancient monument honoring Emperor Augustus, built in 7 BC on the road linking Italy to Cimiez. Conclude your journey in the Principality of Monaco.
Take Departure from Nice
- Hotel To Airport
Say Au Revoir to the city as we reach the end of this thrilling vacation. Enjoy your breakfast and spend a couple more minutes in the city. We will pick you up from the hotel and drop you off at the airport to help you catch your return flight on time.
To and From the Transfer Facility (Airport & Train Station)
Accommodation at Les Plumes Hotel: 3 Nights
Accommodation at Hôtel Cézanne Boutique: 3 Nights
Accommodation at Ellington Hotel: 3 Nights
Tailored hop-on, hop-off buses tour of major landmarks of Paris
1-hour Boat Cruise on the Seine River
A Walking Tour in Montmartre
Excursion to Luberon Markets & Pristine Villages
Daily Breakfast (From Day 2-Day 10)
Airfare & Airfare Taxes
Train Tickets from Paris-Aix and Provence-Nice
Items having a personal nature
Meals & Beverages (Not Mentioned)
- Tailored hop-on, hop-off buses tour of major landmarks of Paris
- 1-hour Boat Cruise on the Seine River
- Uncover the secrets behind Montmartre's reputation
- Discovering the nuanced flavors and textures of seven different types of cheeses
- Quick Excursion to Luberon Markets and Pristine Villages
- Exploring Eze, Principality of Monaco, Monaco Terrace, etc.
France Package for 9 nights and 10 days : Frequently asked questions
The incredible historical and cultural sites, ancient buildings, beautiful castles, pristine countryside, and charming beaches are some of the top highlights of France..
The perfect souvenirs one can buy from France are French Perfume, cheese, chocolate, wine, Artisanal Soap, and Lavender products. .
No. To have travel insurance isn't restricted at all. However, you can add a protection shield by getting travel insurance..
Yes. Travelers are free to modify/customize their vacation package as per their preferences or interests..
The ideal months to explore the destinations of France start from the month of April and continue to June. During these months, you can conveniently walk around the eminent destinations of France. .
Hotel Joyce-Astotel, Hôtel Léopold, Hotel Palm, Hotel 96, Hotel Eiffel Turenne, Hôtel Des Abers, and Grand Hotel le Mont-Dore are just a few of the best hotels you can opt for for your stay. .