Spend seven days in Paris, the European centre of art, fashion and cuisine. Stay in centrally located hotel in artistic Montmartre, use your seven days metro pas and explore the city in depth. Beside Arc 'd Trioumphe, Champ Elisees, Louvre and Versailles Castle, there are so man y other places to visit.
Led by professional and multilingual Parisian tour director, you will visit or see some "secrets pf Paris" like: Marais district, Carnavalet Museum, Place de Voges, book market, Textile Museum, Observation deck at Galleries Lafayette and many more. or you can request some of optional tours outside the city like: Vimy Ridge & La Some, Loire Valley tour, Liseux, Normandy with Juno Centre, or some extra activities like chocolate workshop, cooking school workshop or even to attend the soccer game.
Day-1. DEPARTURE CITY-PARIS: Afternoon/overnight flight to Paris.
Day-2. PARIS: Arrival Paris and transfer to the city. Then start with panoramic tour of the capital with several stops. During the tour you will also see: Le Bastille, Luxembourg Garden, Sorbonne University, Latin Quarter, Champ d’ Mars, Champ Elisees, the National Assembly and Place de la Concorde. Then to your hotel in historical Bastille. After check in, supper close to hotel and walking tour along Seine.
Day-3. PARIS: Walk to Marais, the best "secret" of Paris, a labyrinth of cobble-stone streets, old courtyards, posh villas, art galleries, and pastry. shops. View Place de Vosges, the most beautiful palace in Paris before we enter Ille de la Cite, the cradle of Parisian civilization, and place where the Roman army sat up their fist camp. Inside visit of Notre Dame and then along Pont Neuf to Conciergerie Prison from where during the revolution, over 1,350 prisoners including Marie Antoinette and Louis XVII. were sent to the guillotine. Then along Seine to Pont d' Alma and board Bateaux Mouches cruise on Seine.
Day-4. VERSAILLES & PARIS: Board RER train for short ride to the town of Versailles. Then just a short walk to the Palace built by the order of Louis XIV, the "Sun King". See the Royal Chapel, the Drawing Room, the Royal bedrooms, the Guard's Rooms and the courtyard. Lunch in Versailles (instead of dinner in Paris) and then return to Paris for visit of Galleries Lafayette glass Dome on the 7th floor with amazing view over the city. then some free time at this famous department store, or join your tour director on walking tour of Montmartre.
Day-5. PARIS - LOUVRE: Walk to Louvre for inside visit of one of the best art galleries in the world with art collection of sculptures and paintings, including Leonardo’s Mona Lisa, the Venus de Milo, and the Winged Victory of Samothrace. In the afternoon walk through Tuileries Gardens and along Seine to Pont d’Alma, where you will board the Bateaux-Mouches for cruise along the Seine.
Day-6. PARIS: Morning walk along Seine to Latin Quarter, the most authentic area of Paris with typical small book stores, bistros and coffee shops. Then walk to Musee d' Orsay, located in former train station for inside visit of this great art museum featuring French expresionist. Later walking tour to Place de la Concorde and along Champ Elisees to Arch d' Trioumphe. End the day with visit to Montmartre and basilica Sacre Coeur.
Day-7. PARIS: Free day in Paris. How about to visit Opera Garnier. Or Seine book market? Or spend your free time on hunt for some great Parisian souvenirs at Galleries Lafayette, or Printemps the main shopping sites of Paris. Or take a full day excursion to nearby Marne la Vallee, site of famous Euro-Disney for a day for fun and relax. Late afternoon return to Paris.
Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.
With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:
Arc d' Trioumphe - Les Invalides - Trocadero - Eiffel Tower - Champ Eisees - Bateaux Mouches Cruise - Versailles Castle - Louvre Museum - Muse d' Orsay - Notre Dame
Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following:
-round trip airfare
-6 nights in centrally located hotel (double rooms)
-6 open buffet breakfasts
-6 dinners or lunches
-tour of Paris
-Louvre and Carnavalet Museum
-Bateaux Mouches cruise
-20 metro tickets
-all inclusive insurance
-Mariden multilingual tour director