9 days tour

France Family Journey: From Paris To Normandy And Beyond

This tour includes:


2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) throughout, local guides


8 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners


Your Family Journeys Moment: La Flaguerie Cider Farm Visit, Ducy-Sainte-MargueriteYour Family Journeys Moment: D-Day Family Experience and Memorial Visit, BayeuxYour Family Journeys Moment: Palace of Versailles Family Visit, Versailles. Arrival transfer. Guided Paris Île de la Cité walking tour. Giverny and Monet Gardens visit. Excursion to Mont-Saint-Michel. Bayeaux orientation walk. Troglodyte cave visit. Canoeing on the Cher River. Chenonceaux Castle Visit. Visit Clos Lucé. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.


Private vehicle, antique WWII vehicle, canoe, walking


Hotels (8 nts)


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Not included:


Paris- Montmartre and Sacre-Coeur Walk with CEO (Free)- Chocolate-Tasting Workshop (25-30EUR per person)- Eiffel Tower Admission (16-25EUR per person)- The Louvre Admission (12-16EUR per person)- Cruise the River Seine (15EUR per person)Bayeux- Bayeux Cathedral (Free)- Bayeux Tapestry Admission (10EUR per person)


Flights are not included


Paris- Montmartre and Sacre-Coeur Walk with CEO (Free)- Chocolate-Tasting Workshop (25-30EUR per person)- Eiffel Tower Admission (16-25EUR per person)- The Louvre Admission (12-16EUR per person)- Cruise the River Seine (15EUR per person)Bayeux- Bayeux Cathedral (Free)- Bayeux Tapestry Admission (10EUR per person)


Insurance is not included. Travel insurance is required for this tour. Please make sure you are adequately covered. If you require travel insurance, TourRadar has partnered up with World Nomads to provide a hassle-free experience. More information can be found here (https://www.tourradar.com/travel-insurance).

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Itinerary of your trip France Family Journey: From Paris To Normandy And Beyond

  • Day 1 Day 1: Paris
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 1: Paris

      Arrive in time to meet your fellow travelers for a welcome gathering this evening. Your arrival transfer is included. Accommodation: - Hotel Relais Monceau (or similar). Transport: - Arrival Transfer 00:30 Hr(s) Included Activities: - Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

  • Day 2 Day 2: Paris (1B)
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 2: Paris (1B)

      Head straight to the heart of Paris on a walking tour of the Île de la Cité, the island in the Seine where the city was first settled. Cross the stone arches of the Pont Neuf, or New Bridge—which is actually the oldest bridge in Paris! The rest of the day is yours to explore the City of Light. Choose to climb the steps of the Eiffel Tower, satisfy your sweet tooth at a chocolate-tasting workshop, or explore inside the iconic pyramid of the Louvre, home to treasures such as the "Mona Lisa" and the "Venus de Milo." Accommodation: - Hotel Relais Monceau (or similar). Meals Included: - Breakfast Included Activities: - Paris Île de la Cité Walking Tour Additional Notes: If you wish to visit the Louvre or the Eiffel Tower, we recommend booking admission tickets online, prior to your departure. Many popular attractions in Europe have a timed ticketing system, so please ensure you are booking admission for the afternoon of this day. Without reserved tickets, there is the risk of waiting in long queues - a little planning goes a long way.

  • Day 3 Day 3: Giverny/Honfleur/Bayeux (1B, 1L)
    • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

      Day 3: Giverny/Honfleur/Bayeux (1B, 1L)

      Travel outside the city to the village of Giverny, and visit the home of Impressionist painter Claude Monet. Wander around weeping willows and green lily ponds in the gardens that inspired some of his greatest works of art. Then head to Honfleur, a colorful port town sitting where the Seine meets the English Channel. Enjoy lunch and stroll the streets of this seaside community, where many great artists have painted the rainbow of fishing boats afloat in the harbor. Later, continue to Bayeux, an ancient city that has been sacked by Vikings, conquered by the English, and occupied by the Germans in World War II. Visit a historic estate cider farm for a guided tour of the orchards, processing workshops and calvados cellar. Then enjoy a tasting of apple and pear juice, as well as ciders, pommeau and calvados for the adults.Depart for Upper Normandy and the quaint village of Giverny; where Impressionist painter Claude Monet lived and worked from 1883 until his death in 1926. Monet felt that his flower and water gardens here were his greatest works of art and to this day, they are meticulously maintained. Accommodation: - Churchill Hotel Bayeux (or similar). Meals Included: - Breakfast - Lunch Transport: - Private Vehicle: Paris to Bayeux 03:00 - 04:00 Hr(s) Included Activities: - Claude Monet's Gardens - La Flaguerie Cider Farm Visit


Tour leaving from Paris

Paris, the city of love and light, is the capital of France and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. With its stunning architecture, rich history, and exquisite cuisine, Paris offers an unforgettable experience. From the iconic Eiffel Tower to the charming neighborhoods and famous museums, there is something for everyone in this beautiful city.

Experience Style

Experience Style


There will be challenging activities such as hiking, biking, canyoning and trekking, but you’re also going to have other means of transportation and relaxed moments to just chill.

Accomodation level

Accomodation level


This accommodation includes essential services like a hot shower, electricity, and a nice and comfy bed.

Experience Type

Experience Type

Small Group

You’ll be accompanied by a small group of travelers just like you.

Physical Rating

Physical Rating


Almost everyone is fit for these activities. Every hike or physical exercise last less than 30 minutes, such as paragliding and horseback riding. Please ask about specific conditions.

Age range

Age range

Min: 7 / Max: 90

Age range allowed for this experience.

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