2017 French Open – Excursions
Paris Day Trips
Loire Valley Tours
Heading south from Paris, your guide will take you to three of the most beautiful Renaissance residences in France. Francois I’s Chambord is the archetype of the Renaissance period. Next, your guide will take you next to Chenonceau, also known as the Castle of Ladies due to the powerful French women who each made an impact on it including Catherine de Medici. Clos Luce is your last visit, given to Leonardo Da Vinci by Francois I, it is here that Leonardo spent the last years of his life and here you can wander through the gardens and discover his marvelous inventions.
$1325 for 2 people with a private driver/guide
Private Versailles & Giverny Tour
First you will visit the Palace of Versailles, the former residence of the most famous of the French King’s Louis XIV. Here you will wander through the exquisite French gardens, the Grand Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors and the Queen’s apartments. Then you take the short drive north west to visit Claude Monet’s home in Giverny. This wonderfully charming cottage is surrounded by Monet’s inspirational gardens. The water garden with the Japanese bridge being the most well known.
$1425 for 2 people