France Medley - 8 Days

France Medley

A little bit of everything

Get a taste of the different cities and landscapes on this guided French vacation! Tour the iconic sights of Paris and Versailles, then head to Burgundy, one of the country’s top wine producers. Wrap up your stay with stops in beautiful Provence and glamorous Monte Carlo.

Unique Explorations

  • Experience the elegance of France and Monaco in four distinct cities: Paris, Beaune, Aix-en-Provence, and Monte Carlo.
  • Included guided tours, transportation and meals make this a stress-free getaway!
  • Tour the City of Lights with stops at the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Eiffel Tower.
  • Sample a Chablis or a Beaujolais in the heart of France’s unparalleled wine country: Burgundy!
  • Enjoy a cafe au lait with calissons, a traditional French candy made in Aix-en-Provence.

From vibrant cities to beautiful countryside and sumptuous cuisine, France has it all. On this vacation, you’ll get a sample of what France has to offer with stays in Paris, Beaune, Aix-en-Provence, and Monte Carlo, Monaco!

Begin in Paris and enjoy guided sightseeing to the magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral, dating back to the 12th century, and an elevator ride to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Pay a visit to the remarkable Palace and Gardens of Versailles, the principal residence of the French kings from the time of Louis XIV to Louis XVI.

Travel to the heart of France’s wine country in Burgundy and enjoy a tasting in Beaune, capital of the Burgundy region. In the Provencal town of Aix-en-Provence, where you’ll stay two nights, enjoy a cafe au lait with calissons (a traditional French candy) at a historical cafe.

From Provence, head to the glitzy city of Monte Carlo in Monaco. Try your luck at one of the famous casinos and head to the top of the Exotic Garden for spectacular views of the city. End your vacation with a visit to Eze where you’ll create your own fragrance at a famous perfume factory.

PRICES FROM: $3595*PER PERSON

*Vacation is round-trip, per person, based on 2 travelers departing from
Atlanta. Includes air, airport taxes, hotel, transfers, daily breakfast and more. Additional baggage charges may apply. Rates are available for 1 to 9 travelers. Sceptre

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Day 1
Welcome to Paris!

Say “bonjour” to Paris! At 5:30pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions, and leave the hotel for a welcome dinner with wine at one of Paris’ lively restaurants.

After dinner, take the elevator to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower for beautiful nighttime views of the City of Light.

Transfer to Paris hotel

Check In – Hotel Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel

PARIS, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

Close to the Eiffel Tower and Trocadéro, the Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel is an elegant 4-star hotel just waiting to be discovered in the heart of Paris. An ideal starting point for your visit, the proximity to public transport and tips for visiting this beautiful city is a fantastic feature, especially for those looking for a cultural or historic trip.

Combining pleasure and work on a business trip, relaxing on vacation, or staying active on a leisure trip, the hotel offers everything from meeting rooms to a terrace restaurant to a fitness room with a view of the Eiffel Tower, making it an ideal hotel for any kind of traveler.

Situated in the heart of the City of Light and only 5 minutes on foot from the Seine River, this hotel is the ideal base for seeing the sights. The central location makes it easy to discover the attractions and shopping opportunities in Paris, thanks to the hotel’s close proximity to public transport running day and night. Nearby, the Eiffel Cafe Restaurant features international cuisine and wines for lunch and dinner, daily hot and cold breakfast, and children’s menus.

Day 2
Paris

Enjoy a full day of sightseeing in Paris with a local guide. See the Arc de Triomphe, Opera, Madeleine, Louvre, Champs-Elysees, and visit the magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral. Built in 1163, the cathedral is considered one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture in the world.

In the evening, take a sunset stroll along the Seine or head up to the artists’ hill of Montmartre for spectacular views of Paris!

Day 3
Paris - Versailles - Beaune

Enjoy a special visit to the magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles. Then, enter Burgundy and arrive in Beaune, capital of the region, where a wine tasting awaits you at the famous Marche aux Vins wine cellar.

Continue to your hotel, ideally located in the heart of the medieval town. You’ll have time to stroll around and admire the famous Hotel-Dieu and Notre Dame Basilica.

Check In – Najeti Hotel de la Poste

BEAUNE, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

A former traveler’s inn, the Najeti Hotel de la Poste is a stunning hotel, with each room individually furnished with an overall antiquity feeling that leaves guests feeling royal. Spacious rooms, modern bathrooms and style that is as vintage as it is luxurious, the Beaune hotel upholds Burgundian tradition of hospitality. A collection of fine wines, 36 rooms, four suites, an exquisite restaurant and bar, the Najeti Hotel de la Poste has been designed to please.

Just a 2 minute walk from the historic Hospices of Beaune offers views of the charming grounds or lovely city. Their restaurant serves gourmet cuisine as well as traditional French cuisine, prepared with fresh produce, which can be enjoyed on the terrace in the summer. The bar, decorated in a Belle Époque style, opens the mood for anything from a cozy teatime to a sultry drink at night.

Day 4
Beaune - Pont Du Gard - Avignon - Aix-En-Provence

Leave Beaune today and stop at Pont du Gard, the largest remaining Roman aqueduct in France and a monumental feat of engineering completed in the year 19 BC.

Continue to Avignon, a town on the Rhone River that was the residence of the popes in the 14th century. During your walking tour, take pictures of the magnificent Palace of the Popes and the famous bridge, and browse through the colorful shops that sell traditional products made in Provence, like cloth, honey, herbs, and nougat candy.

Finally, arrive in the pleasant town of Aix-en-Provence, where you will stay for the next two nights.

Check In – Renaissance Hotel

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, FRANCE 5 out of 5 stars

Rest in comfort among the Aix-en-Provence region at the Renaissance Hotel, ready to serve with free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and lush garden views or cityscape views available from every room. With a heated swimming pool, a steam room, a spa, and a fitness room, the Renaissance lives up to its name by having something for everyone.

Enjoy breakfast buffets in different styles, a bistro, a restaurant, and a bar all within hotel grounds. With enterainment within wealking distance and culture around every corner, the Renaissance Hotel strikes the balance between the serenity of solitude and the caliber of city life.

Day 5
Aix-En-Provence

Aix-en-Provence is one of France’s most elegant cities. It was the birthplace of the Impressionist painter Paul Cezanne, and has always attracted artists from all over.

Explore its center during your walking tour, wander through the maze of small streets and along shaded Cours Mirabeau and enjoy a cafe au lait with calissons, a traditional French candy.

Day 6
Aix-En-Provence - St. Paul De Vence - Monte Carlo, Monaco

Say goodbye to Aix-en-Provence as you transfer to the picturesque hilltop town of St. Paul de Vence, one of the oldest medieval towns on the French Riviera. Marvel at the many art galleries and little shops!

Later, head to the glittering Mediterranean Sea and reach the tiny country of Monaco, built on a rocky peninsula and famed for its nightlife. Capture the spirit and beauty of this magical place in your overnight surroundings situated on the Cap d’Ail harbor.

If you’re still itching to explore Monte Carlo, consider visiting the palace and royal church of Monaco town, then try your luck at a casino!

Check In – Riviera Marriott Hotel La Porte de Monaco

CAP D’AIL, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

The elegant Riviera Marriott Hotel La Porte de Monaco is nestled on the ocean in Cap d’Ail and looks out over a beautiful port, standing at the edge of a lovely, sandy beach. With Monaco just moments away and a free shuttle to Monte Carlo, this hotel has everything prepared to make any vacation luxurious.

Rooms are decadently furnished, first-class amenities are available, and many rooms have access to balconies that look out over the sea. A chic bar offers delicious cocktails, the pool provides a laid back yet trendy atmosphere and the fitness center is open for guests to use at their leisure. Brunch is served with class every Sunday on the terrace or in the restaurant room with a view on the port. In close proximity to Monaco Heliport and Cote d’Azur Airport, vacations start easy and get better from there.

Day 7
Monte Carlo - Nice - Eze - Monte Carlo

Enjoy the morning at leisure to explore Monte Carlo and the glittering blue Mediterranean Sea. For sweeping views of downtown Monte Carlo, head up to the Exotic Garden (Jardin Exotique de Monaco) where you’ll enjoy lush surroundings of the botanical garden and the sea below.

In the afternoon, take a scenic drive along the Moyenne Corniche with spectacular views to Eze, where a unique highlight awaits you: visit the famous Fragonard perfume factory and create your own fragrance!

Later, toast to incredible vacation with a special farewell dinner with wine at a local restaurant.

Day 8
Depart France

Today is your last day of vacation! Bid adieu to your travel director and travel companions, then transfer to Nice airport for your flight home.

Transfer to Nice airport (NCE)

Fly home!

What's Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Paris (CDG), out of Nice (NCE)
  • Round-trip airport transfers
  • Accommodations in hotels listed, or similar
  • 2 nights in Paris at the Hotel Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel
  • 1 night in Beaune at the Najeti Hotel de la Poste
  • 2 nights in Aix-en-Provence at the Renaissance Hotel
  • 2 nights in Monte Carlo at the Riviera Marriott Hotel La Porte de Monaco
  • Guided sightseeing as described in the itinerary including the following:
  • Visit to the Eiffel Tower
  • Visit to the Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Visit to the Palace & Gardens of Versailles
  • Wine tasting at Marche aux Vins wine cellar in Beaune
  • Walking tour of Avignon
  • Walking tour of Aix-en-Provence
  • Visit to the Fragonard Perfume Factory and create your own fragance
  • Breakfast daily and three 3-course dinners with wine
  • Services of a Professional Travel Director
  • Headsets throughout the tour
  • Transportation by private first-class air-conditioned motorcoach (with complimentary Wi-Fi)
  • Hotel tips, taxes, porterage and service charges

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