La Rochelle to Cognac country... Castles & Villages - Sightseeing Tour with Private Driver-Guide

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Tour Number

Activity Level

221424


Categories

Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. can provide child seat upon request

Friendly: Yes.
Must be able to get in & out of van

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (conversational), Italian (basic), German (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

La Rochelle, Cognac, Saintes, Royan


Depart from La Rochelle, or your cruise ship docked in La Rochelle

Visiting the region around La Rochelle and Cognac with private driver-guide.

La Rochelle => Cognac: (1. 5 hours) visit a Cognac cellar (Reservations recommended)

Cognac => Saintes: (30 mins) to visit the ruins of the Roman Arena

Saintes => Royan: (30 mins) visit the UNESCO world heritage listed lighthouse - Phare de Cordouan (additional fee for the boat/ferry to the lighthouse on an island)

=> Return to La Rochelle- drive through the center and old port of La Rochelle

. . . One of the greatest advantages to my tours is flexibility.
I may propose or start the day with an itinerary in mind, or list of places to visit, but from there the day will unfold according to your personal wishes.

My objective is to help you to maximize your time spent here in France - so that you will most comfortably enjoy all the beauty and history - that you return home filled with spectacular memories of a marvelous adventure.

Itinerary

Depart from La Rochelle, or your cruise ship docked in La Rochelle

=> Chateau de La Roche Courbon: visit this lovely privately owned 15th century Chateau

=> Cognac: to visit a Cognac cellar (Reservations recommended)

=> Saintes: to visit the ruins of the Roman Arena

=> Return - drive through the center and old port of La Rochelle

Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet up location:
Cruise ship docks in La Rochelle, or your hotel

End location: End location: point of depart unless otherwise specified

Duration: 8 hours

There is a €95.00/hr charge for additional hours

Transportation

Citroen C8 Minivan with A/C.
Can accommodate up to 6 passengers

What’s Included

This fare includes the vehicle; myself as your private, multilingual driver/guide and translator/interpreter; all the tolls, parking fees, and fuel charges.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - If you want to take the time to enjoy a nice meal

What’s Extra

Not included in this fare are your meals, and admission fees for castles, museums, etc.
This tour lasts 8 hours.
There is a €95.00/hr charge for additional hours
Please contact me for more information

Restrictions

I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.
I can arrange for a licensed guide to provide this service upon request.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Christian M.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/LaRochelle-ShoreExcursion-PrivateTour

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