Trip Overview

Heart of France

Tour rating: 4.82 / 5, Based on 7 Reviews
Private tour to France

Traverse the beating heart of France! Begin in the capital city and enjoy the Latin Quarter, Luxembourg Gardens, the Louvre Museum, Champs-Elysees and the Eiffel Tower. Take a day trip to the magnificent Versailles, and spend a day in the Champagne region tasting wine and discovering Reims. As a highlight tour French chateaus, including Chateau de Chenonceau and Chateau de Chambord.

Heart of France

8 days1 city
France1 country
Private tour to France
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$3,881
Tour rating: 4.82 / 5, Based on 7 Reviews

Traverse the beating heart of France! Begin in the capital city and enjoy the Latin Quarter, Luxembourg Gardens, the Louvre Museum, Champs-Elysees and the Eiffel Tower. Take a day trip to the magnificent Versailles, and spend a day in the Champagne region tasting wine and discovering Reims. As a highlight tour French chateaus, including Chateau de Chenonceau and Chateau de Chambord.

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Day-By-Day

Paris

first destination
8 days in the city
7 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Bonjour! Arrival to Paris
Transfer
Transfer

As they say, Paris is always a good idea! Bonjour and welcome to the most romantic city in the world and the charming capital of France - Paris! Upon arrival, your driver meets you at the arrivals hall of the airport and takes you to your hotel.

Day 2
Exploring Crème de la Crème of Louvre & the Latin Quarter
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

After breakfast your guide meets you in the hotel lobby and takes you on a 6-hour walking tour of the two famous districts of Paris: Latin Quarter (5th) and Marais (4th).

Day 3
Tour of the Champs-Elysées and Eiffel Tower Districts

Following breakfast your guide meets you at the hotel and takes you on a 5-hour walking tour of the Champs-Elysees (8th) and Eiffel Tower (7th) districts. 

Day 4
Tour of Versailles Magnifique
Day tour
Day tour

Following breakfast at your hotel, enjoy a guided tour of the magnificent Versailles - the famous residence of French kings. 

Day 5
Chateaux of the Loire Valley Tour
Day tour
Day tour

In the early morning you are transferred to the train station where you board a train to the Loire Valley town of Amboise (1st class train tickets included). Upon arrival in about two hours, your small group tour to Loire Valley starts.

Day 6
Free Day in Paris
Free day
Free day

Today you have the day free to continue enjoying Paris on your own or join one of our carefully planned optional tours.

Day 7
Champagne Tour & Reims Sightseeing
Day tour
Day tour

Set off on a sightseeing tour of main attractions of the Champagne region that is bubbling over with heritage sites and fine Champagne. During the tour you get to visit two famous Champagne houses and see main sights of Reims.

Day 8
Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of the tour, your driver meets you in the hotel lobby after breakfast. You are transferred to the airport and depart home with a handful of memorable experiences. We will be happy to plan another vacation for you!

Hotel Opera Richepanse, Paris
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The gorgeous Hotel Opera Richepanse boasts a top location right in the center of the prestigious district of Paris. It’s just a 5-minute walk from the amazing Champs Elysees and dozens of luxury shops.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation in a centrally located hotel in Paris;
  • Delicious breakfasts at the hotel;
  • Airport and train station transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary with private drivers;
  • 1st class train tickets Paris - Amboise - Paris, Paris - Reims - Paris;
  • Regular class train tickets Paris-Versailles-Paris;
  • Professional licensed English-speaking guides;
  • All entrance fees according to the program;
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets to Louvre Museum, Palace of Versailles, Chateau de Chenonceau, Chateau de Chambord;
  • Lunch in a trogladyte cellar cave with wine tastings in the Loire Valley;
  • Visits to 3 Champagne houses with group tours and tastings;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • A city tour of the three famous districts of Paris: Marais, Latin Quarter, and Saint Germain
  • A walking tour of the Champs-Elysees and Eiffel Tower districts
  • A tour to Versailles
  • An exploration of the Loire Valley & wine tasting
  • Champagne tour & Reims sightseeing

What To Know

  • You can expect to find some shops, restaurants, and museums closed for lunch between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
  • French breakfast is not as heavy as other European breakfast meals, it usually includes sweet pastries, toast, fruit, yogurt, cereal
  • Tipping in restaurants might be included in the bill, "service compris" (tip included) or "service non-compris" (tip not included), but in any case, if you liked the service you can leave few Euros on the table either way
  • Most communication equipment takes 220/110 volts, you will need an adapter plug (type E) to make your plug fit into the socket
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