This France escorted tour is the perfect way to see the highlights of Paris plus Brittany, the Loire Valley, and the World War II landing beaches in Normandy. Beautiful scenery combined with famous landmarks, charming chteaux, and fascinating history sum up this tour-with overnights in Paris, Caen, Mont St. Michel, and the Loire Valley.World War II history comes to life as you focus on some of the locations involved in D-Day, June 6, 1944. You’ll visit the American Cemetery at Omaha Beach and Sainte-Mère-Église, the first town where American soldiers parachuted into the night before D-Day. You’ll also visit the Memorial Museum for Peace, where you’ll learn about the Battle of Normandy, in Caen. Go even further back in history when you visit the 13th-century gothic cathedral in Chartres, and the jewel of the French Renaissance, Chteau Chambord in the Loire Valley, and a huge castle with towers on all corners. Also visit the 16th-century chteau of Catherine de Medici, Chenonceau, fairytale castle with a moat, drawbridge, and towers. To give you a sense of the local traditions and culture, your tour includes some out-of-the-ordinary treats. Enjoy a cider tasting in Beuvron-en-Auge and learn about the local wines at a wine cellar in Civray de Touraine with a wine tasting. From the scenic beauty to the charming experiences, this guided French tour is sure to delight all of your senses!
PARIS A special welcome dinner at a local restaurant; ascend the Eiffel Tower; guided sightseeing, visit Notre Dame CathedralROUEN Walking tour, admire the façade of the cathedralBEUVRON-EN-AUGE [LF] Cider tastingCAEN Visit the Memorial Museum for PeaceNORMANDY BEACHES Visit the Normandy American Cemetery MONT ST. MICHEL Guided visit of the abbeyCHTEAUBRIANT Morning breakANGERS Take pictures of the castleTOURSFull-day guided sightseeing excursion, visit Chambord and Chenonceau CastlesCIVRAY DE TOURAINE [LF] Wine tasting at the Père Auguste wine cellarCHARTRES Visit the gothic cathedral
Mont St. Michel – Chteaubriant – Angers – Loire Valley – Tours
Paris – Rouen – Beuvron - En - Auge – Caen
Tours. Excursion To Chteaux Country
Tours – Chartres – Paris
Caen – Normandy Beaches – Mont St. Michel