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Description

Our packages to Europe will take your breath away. Paris remains one of the most inspiring cities in the world. Our France packages are packed with attractions and monuments, from the antique to the modern, with an unlimited supply of culture, art, nightlife, eateries and chic shopping experiences. Delight in Paris' splendors - the Eiffel Tower, Palais Royal, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, before high speed, signature French TGV trains take you to Burgundy, a region known for its chateaux, canals, beautiful countryside and a relaxed rural lifestyle. It's a place where food and wine are an art form for leisurely lunches and dinners. Dijon and Beaune, two cities rich in historic habitats, museums, scenic architecture and discover how friendly and hospitable the locals are. In Dijon you cannot miss sampling varieties of Burgundian cuisine, including authentic Dijon mustard in unusual flavors. The piece de resistance however will be our exploration of the luxuriant vineyards of the famed Grands Crus Cote de Nuits, producing many of the world's finest wines: Chambertin, Clos de Vougeot, Chateau Romanee Cont, We'll taste them at a winery's cellar. In Beaune we shall treat you to dinner at the 12th century Abbaye de Maizieres, and follow the wine trails of the Cote de Beaune and the Hautes Cotes de Beaune. Along the way, stop at Pommard, famous for its red wines and at Mersault where France's finest wine are produced, visiting a wine grower's cellar for a tasting. A Votre Sante. Make your France vacation one to remember for a lifetime. 


Itinerary

Day 1 - Paris

Arrival in Paris. After check-in at your hotel, the balance of the day is at leisure to explore Paris, the magnificent capital of France. Packed with monuments, museums, art, nightlife, eateries and shops, Paris remains - in spite of all the cliches - one of the most inspiring cities in the world.

Day 2 - Paris/Dijon

Board the train from Paris to Dijon where your private driver will drive you to Beaune. After your check-in at the hotel, your day is at leisure to begin discovering this lovely town. (B)

Day 3 - Dijon/Beaune

Your morning is at leisure. You may consider seeing the Hospices de Beaune Museum, one of the finest examples of 15th century French architecture. This afternoon enjoy a guided vineyard tour of the Grands Crus Cote de Nuits featuring many of the finest wines in the world: Chambertin, Clos de Vougeot, Chateau Romanee Conti and more. Learn how they are produced during a private wine tasting at the winery's cellar. (B)

Day 4 - Beaune

package to FranceYour morning is at leisure. You may consider visiting the former mansion of the Dukes of Burgundy which is now home to the Burgundy Wine Museum. In the afternoon, tour the Cote de Beaune. Enjoy picturesque villages along the way and visit Pommard, where red wines are produced. Visit the town of Mersault where whites are produced and enjoy a tasting at a wine grower's cellar. (B)

Day 5 - Beaune/Paris

After breakfast, your private driver will drive you to Dijon where you will take the train back to Paris. The rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy the warmth and charm of a traditional French bistro or to shop. (B)

Day 6 - Paris to USA (or extend your stay)

 packages to FranceSay ''au revoir'' to France or extend your stay. (B)

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Includes

  • Hotel accommodation for 5 nights
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Half day Hautes-Côtes tour
  • Half day Côte Chalonnaise tour
  • Private transfer from Dijon Train Station to hotel in Beaune
  • Private transfer from hotel in Beaune to Dijon Train Station
  • Transportation Paris to Dijon by First class rail
  • Transportation Dijon to Paris by First class rail
  • 10% discount coupon at Galeries Lafayette
  • Document holder and luggage tags
  • Hotel taxes and service charges

Excludes

      • Airfare, Airport taxes & Fuel Surcharges 
      • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry) if required 
      • Tips and Personal items 
      • Travel Insurance 
      • Optional Tours

Notes

    A selection of different hotels, room category, additional nights, transfers and optional tours are available. Program’s validity and/or some included features may vary.

Departures & Rates

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