Paris is one of the most fascinating cities in Europe, and tourists will find, in this wonderful city, those things to see and to do which are almost limitless. Known as the 'City of Light', the beauty of Paris is overwhelming and the architectural and artistic heritage both combined make any visit an unforgettable experience.
DAY 1 - PARIS – ARRIVAL
Arrival at CDG Airport/Orly Airport. After entry formalities you will meet your local guide to be transferred to the hotel. Check in at your hotel and overnight.
DAY 2 - PARIS – CITY TOUR
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer with bus for a City Tour - Paris (3:30/4:00 hours) : Arch of Triumph, Trocadero, Eiffel Tower, Invalides, Champs Elysees, Concorde, Latin Quarter, Pantheon, Orsay Museum, Place Vendome, Opera etc…. Lunch in a restaurant
In the afternoon possibility of a facultative excursion:
Built in 1887 by Gustave Eiffel, the Eiffel Tower is the most representative symbol of Paris. Indeed, with its 7000 tons, its 300-meter high and, its 1652 steps this Parisian monument is worldwide known. At its top, you could enjoy a wonderful view of the city with the Champ de Mars under your feet...
Cruise on the Seine (45 minutes).
In the evening transfer to the Moulin Rouge for a special dinner.
After dinner return to hotel.
DAY 3 - PARIS – VERSAILLES
Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to Versailles (max 4h-tour). During his 17th Century reign, Louis XIV converted his father’s hunting lodge into the magnificent palace of Versailles, which rests outside of Paris. This palace is adorned with gilt wood, chandeliers, massive pieces of art, and contains the fantastic Hall of Mirrors (Galerie des Glaces). Versailles, with its overwhelming display of wealth, demonstrates the Sun King’s absolute power and his famous statement, “I am the State.” Its lavishness is a perfect example of the Old Regime extravagance which led to the Revolution. Most awe-inspiring, perhaps, are the exquisite geometric gardens, studded with statues and incredible fountains. Lunch at Versailles and free time for individual visit or shopping.
Return to Paris to your hotel and overnight.
DAY 4 - PARIS – LOUVRE
After breakfast transfer to the Louvre museum, to visit one ofe the best museums in the world. The Louvre, palace of kings, architectural centerpiece of the French capital and one of the top five museums in the world, is unmissable. The collection largely consists of treasures once belonging to the French monarchy and aristocracy, further boosted by the successful plunderings of European treasures by Napoleon Bonaparte.
Free time or facultative excursion to the Montparnasse Tower.
Offering spectacular 360 degree views from the top of Tour Montparnasse, right in the very heart of the city, this Paris landmark is a must-see experience for every Parisian and visitor. Come and discover every bit of Paris from the 56th observation floor which offers visitors a stunning view of the city at all directions.
Transfer for a dinner in a typical restaurant of Paris. Return to your hotel.
DAY 5 - PARIS – Departure
Breakfast at hotel and check-out. Transfer to the airport.