3 DAYS Historical France : Loire Valley, Normandy, Honfleur, Mont Saint Michel & Saint Malo

Tour Number

Activity Level

282000


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is fine for children and adults.

Friendly: Yes.
Easy walking.
About 1KM to walk in the park if you wish.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (conversational), Polish (fluent), Italian (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Enjoy a Private Tour of the Most Iconic places of France


I will meet you in Paris at 8AM.

I will drive to the Loire Valley where I will first show you, Chenonceau, castle of of The Medicis, Amboise Castle, and then Chambord castle.

Lunch in Chenonceau gardens.

--Overnight in Chartres facing the gothic Cathedral of Chartres.

On the second day we'll head to Rouen.

Here I will show you the old town, the Cathedral, the place where Joan of Arc was buried in 1431CE, and many medieval places and sites.

After a nice lunch facing the Cathedral we'll leave Rouen for Honfleur, town of Privateers and Impressionists painters.

We will visit Honfleur, and then if time allows we will go to the Normandy American Cemetery by Omaha Beach.

--Overnight in Bayeux.

On your last day we will leave by 8AM for the Mont Saint Michel.
There, I will show you the Abbey, the village and explain you why this amazing place is the 7th Marvel of the World.

After a nice lunch on the Mont we'll go explore Saint Malo, another town of Privateers.

Back at your hotel in Paris by 8. 30PM.

Itinerary

- Day 1 -

8AM Paris

10AM Chambord Castle

12AM Chenonceau Castle

Lunch in Chenonceau Castle

Visit of Chenonceau Castle and Gardens

Visit of Amboise Castle French Home of Leonardo da Vinci

6PM Chartres

--Overnight in Chartres

- Day 2 -

9AM Pick up at your hotel in Chartres

11AM Rouen

Visit of the Old Town, the Cathedral, St Maclou church, the Gros Horloge Street.

Lunch in Rouen facing the Cathedral

3PM Honfleur
Visit of the old town

5PM Omaha Beach & Normandy American Cemetery

--Overnight in Bayeux

- Day 3 -

8AM Pick up at your hotel in Bayeux

10AM Mont Saint Michel

12AM lunch on the Mont Saint Michel

2PM Visit of Saint Malo

5PM - drive back to Paris.

9PM back in Paris.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Paris
Your hotel/Appartment

End location: The same as pick-up.

Duration: 3 days

The Tour starts in Paris from your hotel/appartement and ends at the same place when I drive you back

Transportation

You will be driven in a brand new 2017 Volkswagen Caddy MAXI with AC and 4 large seats.

Would you need a tour for more than 4 people and up to 8 passengers, please feel free to ask me for a "customized tour".
I have another larger Van too : 2015 Volkswagen Caravelle.

What’s Included

Transportation from Paris and back to Paris;

Guiding on the way and to all places visited all along the way.

Lights snacks and fresh water at your disposal in the car.

Entrance fees to the three Loire Valley castles : Chambord, Amboise and Chenonceau castle.

Entrance fees to all the sites during the tour on the D-Day Beaches.

Entrance fees on the Mont St Michel.

Parking and toll fees.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 euros - Local Cash: 150

Comment: You need about 30 euros a day for lunch and buying some souvenirs.

What’s Extra

Accomodation in Chartres on Day 1
Best choice : Mercure Cathedral Chartres
https://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-7386-mercure-chartres-centre-cathedrale-hotel/index.shtml

Accomodation in Bayeux on Day 2
I recommend the Reine Mathilde :
http://www.hotel-bayeux-reinemathilde.fr/en/

Evening meals and lunches.

Any places not proposed on the tour to visit.

Transportation to any other place not mentionned on the tour description.

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 Igor R.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/LoireValleyNormandy3DAYS

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