(8 Days - Departs Daily on a Private Basis) Paris & Versailles, Cote d’Azur
France is a wonderful destination for culture lovers, and this private art tour of France is the best way to experience some of the most memorable masterpieces of French art and architecture. It combines the sophistication of Paris with the inspiring light, landscapes and lifestyle of the South of France.
Begin in Paris, one of the great art cities of the world. During flexible private touring with your expert art guide, visit the most interesting museums and cultural sites according to your interests. Suggested options include the Louvre, Musee d’Orsay, L'Orangerie, Rodin Museum, Musee Marmottan Monet, Centre Pompidou, Guimet Museum, Institut du Monde Arabe, the Cathedral Notre Dame, Sainte-Chapelle, the Eiffel Tower, the former artist colony of Montmartre, and the Luxembourg and Tuileries gardens. Other private touring options include visiting specialty chocolate shops, cheese shops and bakeries; walking through the exclusive residential streets on Ile St-Louis, the old Jewish quarter in the Marais, or the medieval streets of the Latin Quarter; visiting hidden gardens and parks; and shopping for antiques in flea markets or haute couture in fashionable boutiques.
One day, take a private excursion to Versailles. Tour Louis XIV’s opulent palace, the extensive gardens, and, time permitting, Hameau de la Reine, the mock hamlet created for Marie-Antoinette. Alternatively, continue your private touring in Paris.
Next, transfer to the Cote d’Azur for three nights in a luxury hotel overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. During private touring, visit beautiful medieval villages, the Prince's Palace in Monaco, and tour museums, homes, churches and private collections filled with artwork by some of the masters of the 20th century, including Matisse, Renoir, Picasso and Chagall.
Private arrival transfer to hotel for 4 nights
Full-day private city tour
Half-day private city tour with an art expert
Paris & Versailles
Full-day private excursion to Versailles
Paris – Cote d’Azur
Transfer to airport or station for flight or train to Nice. Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights
Full-day private excursion to local villages, art museums and markets
Half-day private excursion to local villages, art museums and markets
Private airport transfer
Four Seasons George V, Hotel Le Bristol or Park Hyatt Place Vendome
Hotel du Cap Eden Roc
Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa (Vence)
Hotel de Paris (Monaco)
Per Person (double occupancy)
The Artisans of Leisure Style of Travel:
Private touring with your own personal guides and drivers
Preferred rooms in the very best luxury hotels
Firsthand, sophisticated destination knowledge and recommendations from our travel specialists
Itineraries that are customized according to your interests and schedule
Artisans of Leisure upgrades and amenities
A seamless travel experience, including all logistics, skipping lines during touring whenever possible, restaurant and spa reservations, performance tickets, private airport transfers, internal transportation, VIP and fast-track airport assistance in many destinations
Around-the-clock support in each destination during your trip
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All Artisans of Leisure tours are private and depart daily.
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