12 days
France

Adam B., French teacher

We helped Adam B., a French teacher from Pennsylvania, put his own spin on our Discover France tour. He designed the trip to not only focus on Paris’ city center, but also to include locations such as Aigues-Mortes and the calanques, which his students have studied for years.

Adam's Custom-Designed itinerary


Day 1: Fly to France

Day 2: Paris
Meet your Tour Director at the airport
Take a walking tour of Île de la Cité
Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

Day 3: Paris
Visit the Musée d’Orsay
Take a guided tour of Paris
With your expert local guide you will see:
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Champs-Élysées
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Les Invalides
  • Eiffel Tower

Visit Père Lachaise Cemetery
Visit Sacré-Coeur
Take a walking tour of Montmartre

Day 4: Paris
Explore Paris on your own
Visit Monet's Giverny Gardens
Take a Seine River cruise
Ascend Montparnasse Tower

Day 5: Paris • Loire Valley
Travel via Elancourt to the Loire Valley
Visit Miniature France
Visit the Château de Chenonceau

Day 6: Loire Valley
Visit Villandry
Visit Chateau Azay-le-Rideau
Visit Loches Castle
Troglodyte Dinner

Day 7: Loire Valley • Montpellier
Return to Paris
Board a train to Montpellier

Day 8: Montpellier • Provence
Travel via Aigues Mortes to Provence
Take a walking tour of Aigues Mortes

Day 9: Provence
Visit the Pont du Gard
Visit the Arles Amphitheater 
Take a walking tour of Arles 

Day 10: Provence • French Riviera
Take a cruise of the calanques
Take a walking tour of Nice
With your Tour Director you will see: 
  • Vieille Ville 
  • Promenade des Anglais 

Day 11: French Riviera
Free time at the beach 

Day 12: Return home

Interested in learning more about this tour?

Adam's Custom-Designed itinerary


Day 1: Fly to France

Day 2: Paris
Meet your Tour Director at the airport
Take a walking tour of Île de la Cité
Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

Day 3: Paris
Visit the Musée d’Orsay
Take a guided tour of Paris
With your expert local guide you will see:
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Champs-Élysées
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Les Invalides
  • Eiffel Tower

Visit Père Lachaise Cemetery
Visit Sacré-Coeur
Take a walking tour of Montmartre

Day 4: Paris
Explore Paris on your own
Visit Monet's Giverny Gardens
Take a Seine River cruise
Ascend Montparnasse Tower

Day 5: Paris • Loire Valley
Travel via Elancourt to the Loire Valley
Visit Miniature France
Visit the Château de Chenonceau

Day 6: Loire Valley
Visit Villandry
Visit Chateau Azay-le-Rideau
Visit Loches Castle
Troglodyte Dinner

Day 7: Loire Valley • Montpellier
Return to Paris
Board a train to Montpellier

Day 8: Montpellier • Provence
Travel via Aigues Mortes to Provence
Take a walking tour of Aigues Mortes

Day 9: Provence
Visit the Pont du Gard
Visit the Arles Amphitheater 
Take a walking tour of Arles 

Day 10: Provence • French Riviera
Take a cruise of the calanques
Take a walking tour of Nice
With your Tour Director you will see: 
  • Vieille Ville 
  • Promenade des Anglais 

Day 11: French Riviera
Free time at the beach 

Day 12: Return home

Interested in learning more about this tour?

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