Paris & French Riviera - 9 Days

Paris & French Riviera

Timeless sophistication in two cities

Pair the elegance of Paris with the seaside beauty of Nice on this 6 or 8-night vacation! Begin your journey in the City of Light, then ride the rail to Nice in the French Riviera

Unique Explorations

  • Use your 2-day Paris Pass to explore monuments, landmarks, parks and museums.
  • Rediscover Paris on an intimate night tour, taking in the city of lights fully illuminated.
  • Travel by rail to the stunning south of France, sitting back and enjoying the scenery as you are brought to your next destination.
  • Explore the highlights of the French Riviera, from Menton to the hilltop village of Eze!
  • Lounge on the beaches of Nice, wander through Old Town or indulge in the best shopping Nice has to offer.

Arrive in Paris and spend the next four nights on an amazing adventure, touring the famous city, experiencing its culture and history by day, and revisiting landmarks by night to see why Paris is called the City of Light.

Stroll through magical shopping districts, indulge in cafe fare, enjoying French cuisine and the best drinks you can find. Enjoy the bustle of the day or let yourself be energized by the nightlife of the city.

Take a dreamy rail ride through the country to Nice where you will take on another four action packed days, adventuring through towns and villages, lounging on the beach, and wandering through French fruit and flower markets.

PRICES FROM: $2797*PER PERSON (6 Night option available)

*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

Rates are not guaranteed until booked.

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Day 1
Welcome to Paris!

Bonjour! You'll be transferred to your hotel where you can check in and get settled. Relax with a bottle of french wine or a cozy drink from a local cafe.

Transfer from Paris airport (CDG) to hotel!

You'll be in one of these hotels, depending on availability

Villa Beaumarchais

PARIS, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

Unwind among classic French decour away from the city's hustle and bustle at the stunning Villa Beaumarchais, resting peacefully in the heart of the Marais district.

Villa Pantheon

PARIS, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

A strong British influence and charming decor make Villa Pantheon an experience to remember. Immerse yourself in the wood paneling, thick drapes, and oiled hardwood throughout the hotel.

Hotel Saint-Paul Rive Gauche

PARIS, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

Make yourself at home in this quaint boutique-hotel that pairs Parisian elegance with English comfort. Located in the heart of the city, you will be immersed in the beauty and artistic culture of Paris. Wake up to colorful flowered fabrics, exposed beams, ... read more

Le Patio Bastille

PARIS, FRANCE 3 out of 5 stars

Close to the famous shopping district Le Marais, Le Patio Bastille is ideally located in the heart of the historical Paris center. Surrounded by the Place des Vosges, Opera Bastille, and Bercy Omnisport, Le Patio Bastille offers you a haven in the City of Light.

A tidy art deco style and private gardens make the hotel comfortable and charming, offering an air of tranquility to escape to after the lively city. The refined rooms boast soundproof walls, private bathrooms and a breakfast buffet in the breakfast room.

Day 2
Paris

Start using your hop-on/hop-off bus and explore the City of Light.

Then, take Paris by night!

Paris 2 Day Hop-On/Hop-Off - Big Bus Tour Paris (Premium)

Discover Paris and enjoy fantastic views of the city on board a Big Bus Tour open-top double-decker bus. With your 2-day tour pass, you’ll have access to 2 different bus routes, allowing you to experience over 11 different stops, as you hop on and off at your own pace! The Red Route spans Paris’ most iconic sights, from the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe, to Grand Palais and Notre Dame.

The Blue Route gives you the opportunity to explore bohemian Montmartre, including Sacre Coeur and the Moulin Rouge. Explore the Paris you have been looking for - historical, romantic, fashionable, fun and shopper-friendly, while listening to interesting audio guided commentaries!

Buses depart every 5-15 minutes on the Red Route and every 30 minutes on the Blue route. Your pass is valid for two consecutive days from the time you activate it and start your tour.

The two routes are:

Red Route: Classic Paris (2.5 hours with no stops)

Blue Route: Montmartre (2 hour with no stops) Your voucher can be redeemed and exchanged for a bus pass at any stop along either route.

Paris by Night Tour (In a Small Group - ILPAPR )

Take Paris by night. In a more intimate setting on a mini-bus with a maximum of 8 passengers, see the city of light at night, where its magic is truly shining. On a tour that visits the Eiffel Tower, the Pyramid of the Louvre, Arc de Triomphe and more, see Paris in a new light.

Day 3
Paris

Spend the day continuing to use your 2-day Hop-on/Hop-Off pass.

Visit landmarks like the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame. Them take time to wander through the gardens of Luxembourg and revel in the quiet beauty of Montparnasse.

Day 4
Paris

Today is your day to see what wasn't on the tour route. Anything from the Palais-Royal Gardens, a delightful (nearly secret) haven made up of gardens and storefronts tucked behind the walls of a 17th century palace, to wandering through museums like the Louvre, Picasso or Rodin, Paris is begging to be discovered again and again.

Day 5
Paris - Nice

Board your train from Paris to Nice and check into your next hotel! Begin exploring everything the French Riviera has to offer, from Menton to Saint-Raphaël, via Monaco, and from the Mediterranean coast to the peaks of Mercan tour.

Train to Nice!

You'll be in one of these hotels, depending on availability

Hotel West End Nice

NICE, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

2 of 4 hotels

Built in 1842, the Hotel West End Nice is a jewel of the Belle Epoque and is ideally located on the famous Promenade des Anglais, 5 minutes from the old town and 10 minutes from the Palais des Congres and the airport. The 4-star hotel provides guests with ... read more

Hotel Aston La Scala Nice

NICE, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

Located in the heart of Nice only 5 minutes from the beach, the 4-star Hotel Aston La Scala Nice overlooks the Promenade du Paillon, Old Town and Fountain.

Hotel Suisse Nice

NICE, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

Enjoy looking out over the sea and taking leisurely strolls down the Promenade des Anglais from the stylish Hotel Suisse Nice.

Hotel La Perouse

NICE, FRANCE 4 out of 5 stars

Indulge your senses at the oasis that is the Hotel la Perouse. Built on a promontory next to the sea and overlooking the city, the elegant Perouse offers refined accommodations while enjoying the warmth and vibrance that France has to offer. Enjoy a blend of contemporary and Mediterranean style in the comfort of high quality amenities.

You can lounge by the heated outdoor pool, sunbathe on the terrace, dine in the shade of lemon trees, and beguile your senses in the fully stocked spa. With the restaurant serving up local cuisine, you can enjoy the best of Nice when you're out exploring just as much as when you're indulging in some down time.

Day 6
Nice

Day two of your adventure awaits. Pack it full with activities or excursions ior take some time to relax and peruse the best Nice has to offer.

The Palais Lascaris is a popular attraction, offering beautiful 17th century baroque architecture and a tour through the building. The well-traveled recommend stopping by the Noble Floor where it boasts 18th century ornamentation and a 1738 pharmacy.

Day 7
Nice

Nice has some pretty amazing beaches if you want to spend the day lounging or you can stroll the Promenade des Anglais, commonly called Promenade or La Prom for short.

Day 8
Nice

Today is your last day! Pick up souvenirs, grab those last few photos, or visit sights you haven't seen yet.

You can take an early morning walk through Cours Saleya, a fruit, veggie and flower market that smells like paradise and is doused in color, or you can wander through museums, go shopping, get lost in Nice's lovely Old Town or luxuriate on the beach.

Day 9
Depart France

Au revior, France. Check out with new memories. You'll be transferred to Nice Airport for your departing flight. Until next time!

Transfer from hotel 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
  • 4 nights in Paris at Le Patio Bastille or similar
  • Paris Hop-On/Hop-Off Tour (48-hour)
  • Paris by Night Tour
  • Rail from Paris to Nice (standard class)
  • 4 nights in Nice at Hotel La Perouse or similar
  • Breakfast daily

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