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Giverny and the Seine Valley

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Tour Number

Activity Level

212007


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

French (fluent), English (fluent)

Claude Monet's gardens in Normandy with lunch in Giverny


Immerse yourself into Claude Monet's last residence and his water garden that he painted so many times for 40 years. Guided tour of the house and the gardens with its famous pond and waterlilies.
After exploring a hundred variety of flowers, let's have lunch at CAFE BAUDY in the village of Giverny, charming old hostel where American artists visited Monet in the early 1900's.

Before heading back to Paris, let's stop in La Roche-Guyon with its stunning view on the river Seine and its castle carved in the limestone hill.

Itinerary

From Paris, about 1 hour drive to Giverny, small picturesque village of Normandy where Claude Monet stayed for over 40 years. On the way, you will be driving through typical charming small villages in the countryside such as La Roche-Guyon overlooking the river Seine.
Around 1 hour 30 inside of Claude Monet's property.
Lunch break in Giverny.
Departure time from Giverny : 1. 00 pm
On the way back to Paris, stop by at La Roche-Guyon with a stunning view on the river Seine.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Address or Intersection upon Traveler's request, Airport, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Monument/Building upon Traveler's request, Rail or Bus Station

End location: Address or Intersection upon Traveler's request, Airport, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Monument/Building upon Traveler's request, Rail or Bus Station

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

air-conditioned minibus Viano Mercedes Benz (up to 6 people)

What’s Included

Other: Driving and live commentaries on board with a professional guide
Entrance fees of the house of Claude Monet, Versailles palace and the French gardens.
Private Guided tour of Giverny and Versailles
transportation fees like tolls, parking fees, liability insurances
Services of driver and guide. No need to go back to the same parking lot in Versailles. No waste of time.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 euros - food and beverage
Average cost for lunch : 30€ per person

What’s Extra

Other: Food and Beverage

A Recent Review of this tour

IT was at Marie's suggestion that we went to Giverny. Was a highlight of a trip. Highly recommend Marie and her driver, Phillipe.
Sallie Lott

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Private tour guide Marie L.

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