Travelers that are looking for a special day trip from Paris can try a classic excursion—like a visit to Versailles—but for a more meditative experience, nothing compares to the famous pilgrimage sight of Lourdes. With this full-day excursion to the Sanctuaire Notre Dame de Lourdes, enjoy included train travel from Paris, and a guide to whisk you to the sanctuary. Once you arrive, enjoy three hours at the sight, whether you're there to pray, or just experience the grotto.
THE LOIRE VALLEY CASTLES -This is the basic tour for a day ( 03 castles included). All kind of arrangements can be done upon request. There are many castles of the Loire to visit that we give you the choice to make your own selection.By booking this tour, we give you the opportunity to build your own itinerary. When booking, you must specify the 3 castles you want to include in your day from the following list:1) CHAMBORD 2) CHEVERNY 3) AMBOISE / CLOS LUCE 4) BLOIS 5) CHENONCEAU 6) CHAUMONT 7) VILLANDRY 8) AZAY THE RIDEAU.07.30 am Pick up at your hotel (Paris) and private transfer to Austerlitz train station08:24 am | Departure of the train for Orléans (one hour)09:32 am | Meet with your local guide who will drive his own vehicleEn route to your first stop CASTLE #1. 12h30 | Lunch in a restaurant 02:00 pm | Visit of CASTLE # 203:00 pm | Visit of CASTLE # 306:28 pm | Transfer to Orléans station07:34 pm| Arrival in Paris and private transfer to your hotel.
Pair a romantic, gourmet meal with fantastic sightseeing and you have this unique panoramic bus tour in Paris. Aboard a glass-enclosed, double-decker bus, take a seat at your table and soak up stunning 360-degree views of the City of Light as you indulge in fine French cuisine. Enjoy a 4-course lunch tour or stretch out the experience over a 6-course dinner. Sip wine, dine, and watch beautiful landmarks including the Notre Dame Cathedral, Louvre, and the Eiffel Tower pass by.
There are few palaces as world-famous as Versailles, but with some 10 million annual visitors, you could spend longer queuing outside than exploring inside. This half-day tour from Paris ensures a hassle-free experience with round-trip train transfers from the city, skip-the-line entrance, and a guided tour of the staterooms, palace gardens, and Marie Antoinette’s hamlet (if option selected).
Enjoy this 3-day in the beautiful region of Normandy and visit some of the most historical, memorial, heritage, and religious places. Travel 1hr30 in train and start your trip in the Sanctuary of Lisieux to follow the footsteps of Saint Teresa, continue the second day traveling in a private minivan with an English-speaking guide/driver to the city of Bayeux and admire the 70 meters long middle age Tapestry, Listed “World Heritage” by UNESCO. Continue to the Landing Beaches of Normandy and the American Cemetery. On the third day visit, the Mont Saint Michel classed by UNESCO as a world heritage in 1979 and continue to the walled city of Saint-Malo known as a city of pirates. Finally, take the TGV (Bullet train) from Rennes to Paris and be there in only one and a half hours (instead of 5 HOURS by minibus).
Leave your map behind and follow me, your English showman, who will take you on exploration of 30+ top Paris’ sights. You will hear about and possibly meet some the legends of one of Europe’s best-loved cities. Included in the tour, we will take in the incredible Eiffel Tower, a lively stroll through old Montmartre where Van Gogh and Pablo Picasso once lived, then upwards to the Sacre-Coeur for the best panoramic view of the City of Light. The show continues down with a view of the Champs élysées and the majestic Arc de Triomphe and not forgetting the Moulin Rouge we will experience a beautiful slice of French culture in the latin quater where you can pick up a snack (not included) from a nearby street market filled with patisseries. After that it's back on the trail. The English have over a 1000 years of experience in annoying the French, so I will be able to give you my personal insight on how to avoid certain embarrassing mis-understandings. Making this a super original experience.
Hop over to London in less than 2.5 hours on the high-speed Eurostar train from Gare du Nord in central Paris. Travel in comfort and arrive early to enjoy a full day exploring the British capital. Discover top sights such as Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and the Tower of London. Enjoy a hop-on hop-off double-decker bus tour, Thames River cruise, and a choice of two walking tours before you cross the Channel back to Paris.
Explore the Palace of Versailles on a day trip from Paris by train that includes time to discover the palace gardens and the Petit Trianon, where Marie Antoinette spent much of her time. Inside the palace, you'll see the Hall of Mirrors and the state apartments before heading outside to the private domain of the former French Queen. Many visitors to Versailles don't take the time to visit the queen's separate home and village with its farm and gardens, so don't miss this more in-depth experience.
Saint Therese of Lisieux was canonized in 1925 and her tomb is found in the chapel of the Carmel de Lisieux. Catholics and other interested visitors can take a privately guided pilgrimage to see where the Carmelite nun lived and died. Visit the Basilica and Cathedral and have lunch with the Sisters of the hermitage. A round-trip train ticket is provided from Gare Saint-Lazare in Paris.
See Paris' top sights on a panoramic tour by luxury bus that includes a 4-course lunch on board. Travel around the city on a glass-enclosed double-decker bus, and be seated at a table for views of the city as you dine on French cuisine. Pass by landmarks such as the Louvre, Eiffel Tower, and the Champs-Elysées. Select your preferred departure time when booking.
Escape the city of Paris for a day, and travel on a high-speed train to Bordeaux. You’ll travel with a guide, so you won’t have to navigate, and you’ll visit one of the most famous wine regions in France. Travel comfortably in a minibus to the UNESCO-listed medieval village of Saint Emilion. You’ll get the opportunity to meet a wine producer and taste local wines, and then tour the village with some free time to explore.
Turn a visit to Versailles into an educational adventure the whole family will enjoy on a kid-friendly tour of Europe's most magnificent palace. From the moment you board a train together in Paris, an entertaining guide engages young travelers with an activity booklet, stories of court life, and fun riddles, so the adults can relax and soak up the lavish chateau, too. Skip-the-line tickets let you bypass the wait and preserve kids’ patience for a romp through the Versailles gardens.
Explore the beauty of the Champagne region on this private day-trip from Paris, with a personalized guide who is a vineyard owner and wine exporter. Travel by train, first-class, from the Gare de L’est station, and arrive in Champagne Ardenne. Stop at several vineyards for delicious wine tastings, while gaining in-depth knowledge of the wineries from your guide who’s an industry expert. A visit to the Reims Cathedral and a gourmet lunch round out this perfect day.
Embark on your very own British invasion with this full-day trip to London from Paris. Ride the high-speed Eurostar train under the English Channel, then hop on an open-top coach tour to see some of London’s most iconic attractions, including Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, the Tower of London and the Palace of Westminster. Join a Beatles- or royal-themed walking tour if you like, and get a waterside perspective with a cruise down the River Thames. Enjoy leisure time to explore, shop, or dine on your own.
Book a fun, productive first day in Paris to get an orientation of the city and discover places you'll want to visit further during your stay. With a private guide dedicated to just you and your party, spend two hours getting acquainted with the city. Your guide will teach you about the different neighborhoods, how to speak a few words of French, how to buy Metro tickets, and what are the must-see attractions and must-eat food.
Walk in the footsteps of the ‘Sun King’ Louis XIV, Marie Antoinette, and other famous French royals on a tour of the extravagant Gardens of Versailles. Ride the train from Paris with included fare, and then stroll through the UNESCO-listed landscape while a guide shows you the most elaborate fountains and statues and shares tales of palace intrigue, elaborate court customs, and the sparks of revolution. If you like, visit the remarkable Palace of Versailles on your own after the tour.
Leave your map behind and follow me, your English showman, who will take you on exploration of 10+ top Paris’ sights. You will hear about and possibly meet some the legends of one of Europe’s best-loved cities. Included in the tour, we will take in the incredible Eiffel Tower, a lively stroll through old Montmartre where Van Gogh and Pablo Picasso once lived, then upwards to the Sacre-Coeur for the best panoramic view of the City of Light. The show continues down with a view of the Champs élysées and the majestic Arc de Triomphe and not forgetting the Moulin Rouge we will experience a beautiful slice of French culture, where you can pick up a snack (not included) from a nearby street vendor filled with patisseries. After that it's back on the trail. The English have over a 1000 years of experience in annoying the French, so I and my co-hosts will be able to give our personal insights on how to avoid certain embarrassing misunderstandings, making this a super original experience.
Skip the lines in Versailles. Begin by exploring the scenic town on a bike tour, sample crêpes and wine, stop at a farmer’s market, and enjoy a picnic lunch on the banks of the canal. Ride through the palace gardens and listen to scandalous stories about the royal family. Bypass the line and enter the Château to tour its ornate state rooms, bedrooms, and Hall of Mirrors.
Learn about the royal scandals and mysteries that took place within the walls of one of Europe’s most extravagant palaces with a special, scandalous tour of the Château of Versailles that will keep both kids and adults entertained. Travel by train from Paris to the immense estate, where you’ll skip the long entrance lines with priority access. Stroll through the palace’s most ornate quarters, including the famous Hall of Mirrors, Royal Chapel, Salon of Abundance and royal apartments, while a knowledgeable guide shares tales of intrigue, murder, ghosts and romance.
Enjoy a convenient and speedy way to visit the UNESCO-listed Mont-Saint-Michel when you book a private tour from Paris via high-speed TGV train. Following morning pickup from your Paris hotel, transfer to the train station and hop aboard your comfortable train. Don’t waste time sitting in traffic: in roughly two hours, you’ll arrive in Rennes, Brittany. From there, transfer to Mont-Saint-Michel, and enjoy hours to explore the extraordinary landmark independently, with an audio guide. At tour’s end, return to Paris by train.
The D-Day beaches of Normandy lie within reach of Paris, but organizing transportation to visit independently means you risk missing the key sites. On this tour, reach the landing beaches with ease by train and coach, and gain insight into Normandy’s World War II history. Visit must-see sites including the American Cemetery, Arromanches-les-Bains, Pointe du Hoc, and Utah Beach, and perhaps pay tribute at the graves of the fallen soldiers.
Giverny, where Claude Monet lived and worked, is one of the most popular day trips from Paris. Escape the crowds and simplify your trip with these pre-booked train and admission tickets. Discover the enchanting scenery that inspired France’s most renowned Impressionist painter—without the wait. Tour colorful flower gardens and get a peek at the site’s famous water lilies.
Paris visitors looking for a scenic day trip often forget about Mont Saint-Michel, since it's quite far from the City of Lights. But with this high speed train tour, you can visit Mont Saint-Michel—with direct travel from Paris—all in just one day. After easy Paris train station transfer, you're whisked to Rennes where your local guide picks you up, and leads the way. Visit Mont Saint-Michel, Saint-Malo, and Cancale, where you refuel with an included seafood lunch, before the train back to Paris.
Skip the long lines and uncover the secrets of French royalty with this family-friendly tour of Versailles. Your guide, an art historian who specializes in family tours, will provide all children with activity sheets. As you tour the ornate rooms and lush palace gardens, your kids will be on the hunt for royal symbols and secrets. Listen to entertaining anecdotes that bring the colorful history of Versailles to life.