French Riviera & Provence

8

DAYS

 

FROM $1845* pp dbl

NEW FOR 2020

HIGHLIGHTS

6 Nights at One Hotel • 6 Nights in Nice France • Nice City Tour • Nice Flower Market • Notre Dame Church • Eze Visit • Monte Carlo Area Tour • Casino Monte Carlo • Monte Carlo Cathedral • Aix-en-Provence • Paul Cezanne’s Studio

Optional Excursions: - Cannes, France - Ventimiglia & San Remo, Italy - 2 Nights Paris Post Tour via the TGV Train

 

INCLUDES

6 Nights Hotel Accommodations, 8 Meals, Tour Director, Deluxe Motorcoach, Transportation, Sightseeing per Itinerary, Baggage Handling

TOUR ACTIVITY LEVEL        EASY  1   2   3   4  ACTIVE

Day 1 - Flight to Europe

Today board your overnight flight to Europe.

 

Day 2 - Arrive Nice

Arrive in Nice, France and meet your Tour Director before transferring to your hotel to begin a 6-Night stay at One Hotel in Nice, the famous city in the French Riviera. Nice is the fourth largest city in France, and a popular destination for vacationers both young and old with something to offer everyone. It is well known for the beautiful views on the Promenade des Anglais, its famous waterfront.  Enjoy a Welcome Drink this evening at the hotel. (D) Overnight: Nice

 

Day 3 - Nice CITY TOUR & EZE VISIT

Today enjoy a Nice City Tour where you will learn about this elegant and simple city with year round charm due to its exceptional climate.  Visit the beautiful Notre Dame Church, built between 1864-1868, and the largest church in Nice.  Then visit the Nice Flower Market where for over a century the open square has been a flower market but the area has served as a marketplace since the time of the Romans.  Later visit nearby Eze, a medieval French village with craft shops and excellent views of the Mediterranean coast.  Enjoy the late afternoon at your own pace in Nice.  This evening enjoy a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers. (B,D) Overnight: Nice

 

Day 4 - Aix-en-Provence

Today travel to Aix-en-Provence, the city of art and light.  During your Aix-en-Provence Tour explore this small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne & recently for its great shopping.  Aix is ancient, the area was a Celtic-Ligurian capital dating to the 3rd century BC.  The tour features a visit to artist Paul Cezanne’s Studio which has been preserved as it was when he died in 1906. During your leisure time in Aix maybe grab lunch & a coffee to relax and explore the shops and quaint streets.  Just east of Aix, take a picture of Montagne Ste-Victoire which inspired many of Cezanne’s paintings, 87 in all.  This afternoon relax and enjoy the scenery as you drive back to Nice. (B) Overnight: Nice


Day 5 - Nice at Leisure - Optional to CaNNES

Enjoy a day at leisure in Nice to relax by the sea or visit a museum.  Nice is a city of art and culture and after Paris, has the most museums in France. Maybe join an optional half day excursion to the famous town of Cannes.  Arrive in Cannes, a glamorous and expensive seaside town considered

to be one of the social hubs of Europe. Its moment to shine arrives in May each year as the venue for the Cannes Film Festival, entertaining the rich and famous. Enjoy some time to sit at street side tables and enjoy the favored hobby of people watching up and down the lovely marina before returning to Nice. (B) Overnight: Nice Day 6 - Nice - OPTIONAL TO Ventimiglia - San Remo, Italy Enjoy another day of leisure to shop, explore, relax or grab your book, a coffee & a French pastry at a local cafe. With its Riviera climate, even in the winter months the cafe terraces of Nice are filled with people happily drinking and contemplating the ultra famous Promenade des Anglais. If you want to visit another country during your travels to France join our Optional Excursion into Italy. The optional travels by motorcoach to Ventimiglia, Italy to explore this quaint seaside town. Explore the massive street market or wander the cobbled streets. Continue to San Remo, the capital town of the Italian Riviera. Explore the old town called La Pigna which is characterized by perched houses, steep streets, covered alleys and little squares, a glimpse of Medieval times. Later return to Nice and enjoy an evening at leisure. (B) Overnight: Nice Day 7 - Monte Carlo, Monaco Today travel to the principality of Monaco, a tiny city-state on the Mediterranean Sea and surrounded by France. The most famous district of Monaco is Monte Carlo, the site of the well-known casino and a glittering center of international social life. Upon arrival enjoy a Monte Carlo Area Tour including the 19th-century Romanesque Cathedral, the site of Princess Grace’s Tomb. Complete your tour with a visit to the famous Casino Monte Carlo. This evening join your fellow travelers for a Farewell Dinner at a local restaurant in the Nice area. (B,D) Overnight: Nice Day 8 - Nice - Flight Home Transfer to the airport for your flight home filled with wonderful memories of your travel experiences in France. (B,D) †Land only rates do not include hotel transfers. Roundtrip air package includes hotel transfers.

French Riviera & Provence

Booking Discount Savings*

up to $200 per couple/

$100 per person

2019 Departure Dates

pp double**

February 25

$1845

March 17

$1845

November 3

$1845

December 1

$1845

Single Room Supplement + ($650)

Triple Room Reduction  - ($50) per person

**Rates are Land only, per person

Call for Roundtrip Air Package Rates and details

* Booking Discount Details -  Make your Final Payment by check & receive $200 per couple/$100 per person savings on Air Inclusive Bookings. Land Only/Own Air Bookings receive
$100 per couple/$50 per person savings.

Accommodations

6 Nights - Hotel Ellington or Aston La Scala Hotel  - Nice, France

 

OPTIONAL 2-NIGHT paris post Tour Extension - $895 pp dbl / +$350 Single supplement

 

Day 8:  Nice to Paris via TGV Train - PARIS CITY TOUR

This morning transfer to the Nice Train Station & board the famous high speed TGV Train for t your Paris hotel. (B,D) Overnight: Paris

 

Day 9:  Paris AT LEISURE

Today enjoy the amazing city of Paris on your own. Maybe visit the Montmarte District, a museum like the Louvre or the d’Orsay, stop at a picturesque cafe and shop at the elegant stores. (B)  Overnight: Paris

 

Day 10:  Paris - FLIGHT HOME

Transfer to Paris Airport (CDG) and fly home. (B)  Overnight: Paris

 

Notes: Paris Extension must be booked at time of deposit.  Due to group air policies outbound air to Nice could be a different schedule than the rest of your group for Paris extension passengers.

Paris Extension is based on a 20 passenger minimum.

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