France & Italy Adventure

13 days, Paris to Rome

Sip wine in Burgundy, feast on local delicacies in Provence, follow scenic tracks along Italy’s Cinque Terre coast and raise your glass to the best of France and Italy. Over 13 well-paced days, travel from Paris to Rome and savour the region’s cultural and natural highlights. Your expert CEO will take the hassle out of travel and leave you with plenty of free time to explore. Witness the charm of Beaune and Florence’s great masterpieces, relax on the beach and fall in love with the beauty of this region.

Day 1Paris

Arrive at any time. We recommend arriving a day or two early to fully explore this world-renowned city.

Day 2Paris/Beaune

Travel to Beaune and enjoy an included local wine tasting. Wander the town, shop, eat and, opt to visit the famous Hospices.

Exclusive Inclusions:

Hands-On Burgundy Wine Tasting

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 3Beaune

With free time opt for a trip to nearby Dijon or visit the famous Hospices de Beaune. For a little more activity, head out into the countryside by bike or on foot to visit the vineyards.

Day 4Beaune/Avignon

Travel south to Avignon in the heart of the Provence region. Visit the Palais des Papes and Pont St Benezet in this enchanting city.

Day 5Avignon

Enjoy a free day to explore the city or go further afield. Nearby options include the Pont du Gard, the town of Orange, or the wine region of Châteauneuf-du-Pape.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 6Avignon/Nice

Travel to the Riviera town of Nice. Soak in the sparkling blue waters and explore the charming streets of the old town centre.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 7Nice

Enjoy a free day to explore Nice or head down the coast to Monaco and Monte Carlo.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 8Nice/Riomaggiore

Spend the day travelling along the beautiful coastlines of France and Italy to reach Riomaggiore, part of the Cinque Terre.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 9Riomaggiore/Monterosso al Mare

Walk the coastal path between Riomaggiore and Monterosso or opt to take the train. Visit the charming, colourful towns along the way.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 10Riomaggiore/Florence

Visit the leaning tower of Pisa en route to Florence. Enjoy an evening walk to Piazzale Michelangelo for a fantastic panoramic view of the city.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 11Florence

Enjoy a free day in Florence. Opt to see the statue of David, wander the Uffizi, or swing by some shopping stalls.

Exclusive Inclusions:

Carte Blanche

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 12Florence/Rome

Travel to Rome for an orientation walk of the Eternal City. Get the lay of the land before exploring for a full day.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 13Rome

Depart at any time.

Meals included:

Breakfast

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  • $2,899CAD
  • International airfare and airport taxes not included
  • Departure Dates
  • Sep 25, 2017
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What’s Included

  • Hands-On: Burgundy Wine Tasting, Beaune
  • Market visit
  • Palais des Papes and Pont St Benezet visit (Avignon)
  • Beach time on the French Riviera
  • Monaco day trip
  • Cinque Terre park fee, unlimited train ticket and CEO accompanied hike
  • Pisa visit (half-day)
  • Piazzale Michelangelo evening visit (Florence)
  • Rome orientation walk
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Accommodations

Hotels (12 nts).

Meals

10 breakfasts

Transportation

Public bus, train, walking

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides

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