Alsace Deluxe: Paris to Strasbourg
- 8 Days
- 8 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 3,938
DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Spend 8 days visiting Paris and the region of Alsace. In Paris, enjoy a private tour of Montmartre, the Eiffel Tower, and Versailles. Then, cruise the Seine and see the Louvre Museum after hours for a wine tasting. Finally, head to Strasbourg, explore its old town and discover its Germanic roots.
This 8-day French vacation takes you to Paris and Strasbourg to explore French history and culture. It features first-class accommodations, a mix of private and small group tours, and is ideal for first-time visitors to France.
Your journey begins in Paris, the City of Light and the one of the most beloved spots on the planet. Delve into the heart of Bohemian Paris with a tour through Montmartre, ending with a visit to Sacre-Coeur. Then swing over the Eiffel Tower to ride to the second level to enjoy magnificent views over the city and then board a cruise vessel for a one-hour cruise along the Seine. The next day, head just outside of Paris for a private morning tour of the Palace of Versailles. Tour the opulent former home of the Sun King Louis XIV and explore the manor apartments, Hall of Mirrors, and landscaped grounds. Another day, head to the Louvre after most tourists have left for the day and enjoy a tour by night. See masterworks like the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo without the crowds and enjoy a wine tasting as you do so.
Head to the train station and ride the train to Strasbourg, the French city near the border with Germany. A two-hour private tour of the old town will introduce you to the unique culture of Strasbourg and showcase landmarks such as the Maison Kammerzell, the Place Gutenberg, St. Thomas Church, and the Palais Rohan. While based in Strasbourg, you’ll also head on a private tour of the surrounding landscape of Alsace. Discover one of France’s most beautiful pastoral lands and visit the town of Colmar, Haut-Koenisbourg Castle, and several villages along the wine route.
At the end of your stay in Strasbourg, you’ll head to the train station to connect to your next destination.
- 8 Days
- 8 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 3,938
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Paris Airport to Paris Hotel
Le Walt Hotel is located in the heart of the 7th district of Paris, a short walk to Champ de Mars, Esplanade des Invalides and the Eiffel Tower. Inspired by art and museums, this hotel will take you through the greatest classical paintings of the last century. A four-star boutique hotel celebrating the art of painting, Le Walt is sure to surprise you.
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Private Paris Highlights Plus Eiffel Tower and Cruise
Take a private tour of the City of Light and admire the breathtaking sites and monuments of Paris. This program is tailor-made so you can discover the main highlights of Paris including a visit to the Eiffel Tower and a Seine River Cruise.
Starting from your hotel, enjoy city tour and discover the most important monuments and symbols of Paris such as the Place Vendome, the Place de l'Opera Garnier, the Musee du Louvre, the Hotel de Ville, Notre Dame de Paris cathedral, the Pantheon, the Musee d'Orsay, the Place de la Concorde, the Champs Elysees, the Arc de Triomphe and Les Invalides. At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off at the foot of the Eiffel Tower where you can take the 1 hour Seine River cruise or join the Eiffel Tower tour (based on a pre-scheduled time). The visit to Eiffel Tower includes priority access to the 1st and 2nd floor. You will also have access to the 3rd floor, the highest floor accessible to the public. Reach the summit and discover Paris for spectacular views at a height of 276 meters. Your tour ends at the Eiffel Tower.
Half Day Guided Versailles Tour in a Small Group (Priority Access)
Enjoy a visit of the Palace of Versailles in a small group with a driver-guide who will tell you many anecdotes about the life of the Kings of France.
After a guided tour of the Palace, you will be able to discover the gardens of Versailles for a few minutes.
Guided Tour of the Louvre Museum
Your priority access ticket will allow you to follow your guide straight into the world's largest museum. No need to stand in line! This guided tour offers the perfect opportunity to learn about the museum's huge collection and its greatest works of art, such as the Mona Lisa, the Venus de Milo, and the Coronation of Napoleon.
Before it became a museum in 1793, the Louvre had long been one of the principle palaces of the Kings of France. Located right in the heart of Paris, the Louvre's galleries stretch for 786,000 square feet. It is home to the world's largest collection of art works, spanning more than 7,000 years from ancient civilizations to the 19th Century. The museum's collections are split into eight different departments: Egyptian antiquities, Greek, Etruscan & Roman antiquities, Near Eastern antiquities, Islamic art, Paintings, Sculptures, Decorative Arts, and Prints & Drawings.
Spend time discovering these collections with your guide, who will show you some of the museum's most famous works and tell you about the stories that lie behind them. Marvel at the Mona Lisa, painted by Leonardo da Vinci in 1506, one of the most famous female portraits in the world; the Venus de Milo, a celebrated Greek sculpture dating from 100 BC depicting the goddess Aphrodite; or the giant 33-foot-long painting of the Coronation of Napoleon, painted in 1807 by Jacques-Louis David to commemorate the crowning of Napoleon Bonaparte in Notre Dame Cathedral.
After your guided tour, spend time exploring other parts of the museum at your own pace.
Paris Central Hotels to Paris Railway Station or Pier
Strasbourg Train Station to Strasbourg Centre
Regent Petite France & Spa
This stylish hotel combines noble materials and contemporary facilities. Enjoy luxury and quietness in the heart of the old town. Hotel & Spa RÉGENT PETITE FRANCE is the ideal venue for both business and leisure travellers. All the rooms overlook either the old town or the canals and they feature designer furniture. In addition to a personalized service, it is possible to take advantage of the sauna, the bar and the restaurant . A cosy and warm place to stay while enjoying Strasbourg Guests should note that local city tax is not included in the rate booked. This will be charged directly to guests by the hotel and payable at check in.
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Private Walking Tour of Strasbourg
Enjoy your 2 hour private walking tour around the old pedestrian areas around the Cathedral and in Petite France. It should be possible to see the Maison Kammerzell, place Gutenberg, St. Thomas church, the former tanners' houses, the Covered Bridges, the Vauban dam, the former customs-house, the former town-butchery, and the Palais Rohan. Entrances and tastings fees are not included.
Pearls of Alsace - Private
On this small group excursion, you will discover why Alsace is without a doubt one of the most beautiful regions of France. This tour was designed so that you may have the opportunity to discover the most significant sights of the region. The visits include the lovely town of Colmar, small villages that line the wine route, thrilling Riquewihr and the fascinating Haut-Koenigsbourg castle. After the visit return to Strasbourg. Entrances and tastings are not included.
Strasbourg Centre to Strasbourg Train Station
Sunday, Tuesday: April, May, October
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: June to September
- Private arrival and departure airport transfers
- 4 nights first-class accommodations in Paris
- 3 nights first-class accommodations in Strasbourg
- Private transfer services between train stations and hotels
- Private Paris Must Eiffel Tower + Cruise
- Private Versailles Morning Tour
- Guided Tour of the Louvre Museum
- Private Walking Tour of Strasbourg
- Private Pearls of Alsace
- Breakfast daily (excluding Day 1)
- Travel insurance
- International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
- Train tickets between cities
- Visa fees if applicable
- Meals and beverages not mentioned
- Items of a personal nature
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.
18 Oct 2022