City of Lights - Paris

Journey Itinerary

DAY 1Arrive Paris, France

Welcome to Paris. You are met on arrival at the airport, and taken directly to your luxury

accommodations in the center of the city. The remainder of the day is at leisure to relax or explore

this incredible and historic city.

Grand Hotel du Palais Royal, Paris
Hotel Esprit St. Germain, Paris
Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

DAY 2Paris City Sightseeing

This morning you will embark on a full day tour of this exquisite city.

Meet your driver and English-speaking guide at your hotel, and begin your tour of Paris. View the most famous monuments of this beautiful city, including I.M. Pei’s Grand Louvre, an unsurpassed art museum and national monument of France, the majestic Gothic Notre Dame Cathedral, and the iconic Eiffel Tower. Travel along the famed Champs Elysee to see the Arc de Triomphe proclaiming its position as the center of Paris, and the infamous Bastille, symbol of French freedom and liberty. Visit the Concorde, the Eglise de St. Madeleine, the Opera and many more.

Explore the historic and enchanting Montmartre district with its white-domed Basilica of Sacre Coeur, and the Ile de la Cité, an island in the center of the Seine, and considered to hold the heart of Paris. ​(B)

Grand Hotel du Palais Royal, Paris
Hotel Esprit St. Germain, Paris
Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

DAY 3Excursion to Versailles or Reims

Today you have a choice of a private guided day tour to either enjoying to the Palace of Versailles, a UNESCO World Heritage site, or discovering Frances’ champagne region a private day tour to Epernay and the UNESCO World Heritage city of Reims.

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The Palace of Versailles is one of the most beautiful achievements of 18th century French art. At one time, this was the seat of power, but today it is the Museum of the History of France. A highlight of your palace tour is VIP behind-the-scenes access to Marie Antoinette's and Louis XVI private chambers, off limits to the general public. Enjoy a delightful lunch on the terrace at the Trianon Palace, overlooking the park of the palace. In the afternoon, your guide walks you through the Royal Park. See the Trianons, Hamlet of the Queen, & the Petite Venise.

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Begin this full day excursion touring the Champagne region and historic Reims, with a short drive north through scenic countryside and vineyards. Arrive at the Champagne Mercier estate for a cellar tour, followed by a tasting of their renowned sparkling wines. Next, drive to the picturesque village of Hautvillers, home to Dom Perignon. Enjoy another tasting and relax over lunch before proceeding to the UNESCO World Heritage city of Reims. This historic city was the site of every French king’s coronation. Visit the Palace of Tau and the St. Remi Basilica.

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After your day exploring, return to Paris in the early evening. ​(B,L)

Grand Hotel du Palais Royal, Paris
Hotel Esprit St. Germain, Paris
Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

DAY 4Paris at leisure

Today is a full day at leisure to enjoy and explore this rich and fascinating city. Visit the Louvre, stroll the artistic Left Bank, stroll the Champs Elysee – the choice is yours. ​(B)

Grand Hotel du Palais Royal, Paris
Hotel Esprit St. Germain, Paris
Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

DAY 5Paris and Depart for home

Enjoy your day at leisure until you are privately transferred to the airport for your departing flight.(B)

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Tour Details

MEETING POINT
Paris, France
DEPARTURE POINT
Paris, France

TOUR INCLUDES

Accommodations as indicated in the itinerary
Meals as indicated in the itinerary
All transfers and sightseeing provided in a private deluxe vehicle when possible
Local English speaking guide for sightseeing
Entrance fees per final scheduled itinerary
Airport porterage, where available (2 bags per person)
Local taxes
Travel Guard Medical Emergency and Assistance Plan

Package price is per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplement applies. Land, air, and governmental/park taxes are subject to change based on date of departure. International airfare is additional. Other restrictions may apply. Contact us for complete journey details.

Journey Overview

Fall in love with Paris for the first or fifth time. From the twinkling lights of the Champs Elysees to the masterpieces of the Louvre, this city unleashes your romantic spirit. Private guides bring the magic of the City of Light to life with in-depth visits to world-renowned sights like Notre Dame, the Eiffel Tower, and the infamous Bastille. On your day of exploration, you can choose to marvel at Versailles’ glittering Hall of Mirrors or delight to the bubbles of champagne in Reims. Luxurious accommodations, stylish people, and decadent cuisine await you in this iconic city. View Napoleon’s tribute to battle, the Arc de Triomphe.  Choose from a private full-day guided excursion to the majestically ornate Palace of Versailles, including VIP access to Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI’s private chambers, or, explore the historic city of Reims and France’s Epernay champagne region, including tours and tastings at Moet & Chandon and Dom Perignon. (Both include a gourmet French lunch.) You also have a full day to explore and experience Paris on your own, and four nights at one of the most luxurious hotels in the city.

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