Itinerary Paris France

Begin your luxurious journey into France exploring exquisite châteaux, then indulge your shopping desires in Paris– the fashion capital of the world.

The Loire Valley —”Where Kings Ruled”

Day 1

Welcome to the Loire Valley

After arriving in Paris, journey to the Loire Valley where you will meet your local bi-lingual guide for a welcome dinner and learn about the week’s exciting activities. L, D

Day 2

Country Life

French VillageExplore “one of the most beautiful villages in France,” tour a 12th century monastery, and see how the game of boules is played. Learn how local soap is made, and enjoy wine tasting in a local cave. B, L, D

Day 3

The Loire River and its Charm

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Journey to a medieval castle and visit its subterranean chambers. Enjoy a regional cooking class in a charming village filled with troglodyte (cave) dwellings. Tour beautiful Saumur on the Loire River and visit a vineyard known for its sparkling wine. B, L

Day 4

Valley of the Kings

GardensComplete your tour of the Loire Valley as you visit the incredible gardens of Villandry and the uniquely beautiful Chenonceau castle with its famous romantic history. You will then travel to Paris to stay in the heart of Paris’ finest shopping! Start your visit of Paris with a  guided walking tour of “centre ville” including Notre Dame and the area surrounding the Louvre Museum. B, D


Paris – Haute Couture & Culture

Day 5

Off to Paris!

DSC00775Your day begins by visiting one of its most famous museums, the Musée d’Orsay. Explore the lively Latin Quarter on foot and enjoy lunch at a local brasserie. Your afternoon is free to shop the fabulous boutiques in the St. Germain area or visit the Louvre Museum before visiting Napoleon’s Tomb and the Eiffel Tower. B, L

Day 6

Sights and Sounds of Paris

Visit the stunning Sacré Coeur Cathedral and nearby artist community of Montmartre for a lively lunch.  Marvel at the beautiful fashions modeled at the Galeries Lafayette department store then enjoy the rest of the afternoon for shopping the department stores and boutiques in this area. Relax and enjoy Paris illuminated at night while cruising the Seine River for our farewell dinner! B, D

Day 7

Adieu!

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure home.  B

B = Breakfast | L = Lunch | D = Dinner

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