Take a cruise on the river Seine, see the Eiffel Tower in Xmas lights, christmas shopping on the Champs Elysées, see the Arc de Triomphe, visit Montmartre and the Moulin Rouge (the home of the cancan) see the Cathedral of Notre Dame and explore the Louvre Museum!
Day 1: Christmas Eve (24th)
We start our four day tour on Christmas Eve from your chosen UK departure point at 6am. We travel to Paris by modern executive coach with one of our friendly drivers and our experienced Paris guide. Our journey includes a short sea crossing, from where you can usually see the famous White Cliffs and Dover Castle, as we sail towards France. On arrival in Paris our driver will take us directly to our 3 star hotel right in the centre of Paris for check in, followed by a coach sightseeing tour (with photo stops) to see this stunning city in Christmas lights. In the evening the guide will accompany the group on a night out to experience Christmas Eve in one of the worlds greatest cities.
Day 2: Christmas Day (25th)
After breakfast, meet the guide at 9am for a full day of sightseeing on Christmas Day. A truly amazing way to spend Christmas day - climb the Eiffel Tower, visit the Moulin Rouge, cruise the River Seine!! Our first stop is Montmartre for the Sacre Coeur, Place du Tertre and Moulin Rouge. Then on to Ille de la Cite and the world famous Notre Dame Cathedral, with time for lunch on the banks of the Seine. In the afternoon we take a boat cruise on the River Seine and a visit to the Eiffel Tower! See the Tower in Xmas lights.
Group Xmas Dinner - 3 course meal evening meal with wine for £35 per person. Celebrate Christmas with your fellow travellers!
Day 3: Boxing Day (26th)
A free morning in Paris for sightseeing & Shopping or:
Option - Half day trip to the Palace & Gardens of Versailles - £29 (09:00-13:00) - A fully guided half day coach tour to the stunning Palace & Gardens of Versailles. Built in the 17th century during the reign of Louis XIV to project the absolute power of the French monarchy, it served as the political capital and royal court for over 100 hundred years, until in 1789 the revolutionary mobs massacred the Palace Guard and dragged Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette to Paris to cut off their heads! Undoubtedly the grandest and most famous chateau in France. Price includes coach and entry to the Palace.
We meet the rest of the group in Paris after lunch and depart for Calais, arriving back in Dover early evening 19:30-20:00, Kent drop offs between 20:00-20:30, in London 21:00-21:45 and Cambridge by 23:00/23:30.
All Seasons Paris Bercy - click here to see hotel's own website
77 rue de Bercy 75012 Paris - France
Your accommodation is included in the price of your tour on a bed and breakfast basis. The price you pay is based on 2 people sharing a twin or double bedded room. (Please specify at the time of booking that you require a double, otherwise a twin room will be allocated as default). If you would like a single room for 1 person we offer an upgrade for £135 extra (£45 per night). Single travellers can avoid paying a single supplement by sharing a twin room with another person (of the same sex) . We arrange this service automatically, unless you select the single upgrade option when you are making your booking.
We always try to get your preferred room choice and if you need further help, please contact our office staff by phone or email.
Fully guided tour of Paris with your experienced guide
River Seine cruise - see the sights of Paris from the Seine!
3 nights bed and breakfast in the 3 star All Seasons Paris Bercy. Accommodated in twin/double bedded rooms.
Services of a tour guide for the full duration of the tour
Luxury Coach travel and return Dover-Calais ferry crossing
Departure from London, Kent and Cambridge
These holidays are specifically planned for those in the 18 through to 35 age group. Consequently the facilities and activities are not appropriate to persons outside this age bracket
Will there be people travelling on their own ?
Whilst we regularly get couples and friends travelling together, every tour has loads of people travelling on their own and down to our style of travel, you'll get to know everyone soon enough
Will I need a Visa ?
Before booking this tour, please check that you have a valid passport and travel visa (if your nationality requires one).
New for 2014: 4 Day Paris Trip and 8 Day Christmas Tour
Price Only: £299
Dec 24th 2015 London Departure
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A real Christmas cracker.....