Giverny and Rouen, following Claude Monet's footsteps from Le Havre

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Tour Number

Activity Level

222687


Categories

Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

French (fluent), English (fluent)

The impressionist tour


This tour to Giverny and Rouen will lead you on the footsteps of the most important impressionnist painter: Claude Monet.
You will hear as well, during your visit of Rouen, about the history of Normandy, from the Viking invasions, Joan of Arc burnt on the old Market square till the end of the 19th century, when Monet made his beautiful series of the Cathedral of Rouen.
And what about a tasting of the delicious macarons of Grandma Auzou!

**This tour is priced for groups of up to 4 travelers. Please contact me in advance if you wish to book a larger group. **

Itinerary

Depart from Le Havre or Honfleur to Giverny.

Visite of Monet's house and gardens, visit of the village and the museum des Impressionnismes.

Afternoon visit of Rouen historical centre, including the famous cathedral and the old Market square where Joan of Arc was burnt at the stake.

Return to Honfleur or Le Havre.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I shall meet you at Le Havre or Honfleur where your cruise ship docks.

End location: I shall leave you after the tour at the ship.

Duration: 9 hours

Giverny is opened from April 1st till October 31st.

Transportation

Comfortable and spacious Renault Espace car with A/C that can fit 4 guests. Should you be between 5 and 8 guests,I would drive a minibus.

What’s Included

Other: Private transportation and travel expenses. Highway toll fees.
Guided tour of Monet's house and gardens, guided tour of the village of Giverny. Guided visit of the museum des Impressionnismes and the temporary exhibition. Guided visit of Rouen.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

150 Euros - Lunch expenses and museum entrance fees. You may be tempted by the very attractive shops there as well!

What’s Extra

Other: - Your lunch and personal expenses.
- Entrance fees to the museums.

A Recent Review of this tour

Wonderful tour! The guide was very knowledgeable and professional. We had a great time!
John Fickewirth

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