Paris & the Palace of Versailles

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1 – Paris

Board our private executive coach at your designated pick up points – take the cross Channel ferry from your preferred port (or travel by Eurostar from London St Pancras or Ashford International to Paris - supplement payable) – continue to Paris and check in to the 3* Hotel Magellan.

Day 2 – Paris city tour

Guided coach tour of Paris taking in sights such as the Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees, Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame – afternoon free to explore Paris at your leisure.

Day 3 – Musée d’Orsay

Morning visit to the Musée d’Orsay with works by the great impressionists dating from 1848-1914 including famous canvases from Monet, Manet, Renoir, van Gogh and Cézanne – optional cruise along the River Seine.

Day 4 – Palace of Versailles

In the splendour of the Palace of Versailles, built by Louis XIV in the 18th century, we see the magnificent King’s Apartments, the bedroom of Marie-Antoinette and the Hall of Mirrors lined on one side by 70m mirrors.

Day 5 – Monet’s Gardens

Visit Monet’s Garden at Giverny where Monet came repeatedly through his life, letting his imagination rove amid the complex interplay of light and water to paint his magnificent Waterlilies series – continue for our Channel crossing back to the UK and then return to our original departure points with comfort stops en route.

Tour Features

A full programme of included excursions

Professional local guide in France

Executive coach throughout

Return Channel ferry crossings


Introductory Tour of Paris

Eiffel Tower

Champs Elysees

Arc de Triomphe

Notre Dame

Optional cruise along the River Seine

The great impressionists at Musée d’Orsay

Splendour of the Palace of Versailles

Monet’s Gardens at Giverny


Four nights on bed and breakfast basis at the good quality 3* Hotel Magellan in Paris. Located in the 17th District in a quiet residential area near the Arc de Triomphe, the hotel is close to the Metro and there are many nearby restaurants.

Tailor-make this tour

Your tailor made tour

Here are some more suggested places of interest you might like to include:

  • Musée de l’Orangerie - containing impressionist and post-impressionist paintings by the likes of Monet, Picasso and Sisley
  • Louvre Museum - one of the largest, oldest and most famous art galleries in the world and home, of course, to Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Mona Lisa’
  • Château de Fontainebleau - one of the largest French royal château dates back to the 12th century and was occupied by French royalty from the Middle Ages until the French Revolution

Call us on
020 7064 4970
to tailor this tour
for your group

Tailor make your group tour

Remember this itinerary is just our suggestion. Tailor make this tour exclusively for your group to suit your members’ budget or preferences. You could:

  • travel by Eurostar from St Pancras International, Ashford or Ebbsfleet
  • stay at a 4* hotel
  • with more dinners included
  • for more (or fewer) days
  • include different excursions – see ‘Tailor-make this tour’ tab for suggestions
  • include UK coach transfers for Eurostar tours
  • bring a specialist lecturer
  • include all entrance fees & gratuities

Call us on
020 7064 4970
to tailor make the perfect tour
for your group