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Paris, Normandy and the Loire - Cosmos
8 days

Paris, Normandy and the Loire

Start and end in Paris
Tour Operator:
Cosmos
Max group size:
50
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
52146
Hygiene Measures:
Included
From
US $1,239
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Itinerary

Start and end in Paris! With the In-depth Cultural tour Paris, Normandy and the Loire, you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Paris, France and 11 other destinations in France. Paris, Normandy and the Loire includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: ARRIVE IN PARIS, FRANCE
  2. Day 2: PARIS
  3. Day 3: PARIS–GIVERNY–ROUEN–HONFLEUR–DEAUVILLE
  4. Day 4: DEAUVILLE–NORMANDY LANDING BEACHES–BAYEUX–MONT ST. MICHEL
  5. Day 5: MONT ST. MICHEL–ST. MALO–RENNES–CHÂTEAUX COUNTRY
  6. Day 6: CHÂTEAUX COUNTRY
  7. Day 7: CHÂTEAUX COUNTRY–BLOIS–CHARTRES–PARIS
  8. Day 8: PARIS
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Hygiene Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Optional Extras
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Food
    Good
    3.8
  • 4.2
  • FZ
    · June 29th, 2019
    The tour was very interesting and it covered many beautiful places. I am very pleased with choosing this tour of Paris, Loire Valley and Normandy. The transportation was very good, the driver called Laurent drove so smoothly, no hips and bumps what so... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • DR
    · April 28th, 2019
    Never go to the Lourve or Versailles for part of a day.
    Trip date: April 2019
  • DR
    · April 27th, 2019
    The local expert guides were of variable quality. The Louvre guide was one of the best ever. The Versailles guide was awful. One of us needed to use a CPAP machine and COSMOS was almost nasty in their reply as to whether the hotels could accommodate... Show more
    Trip date: April 2019
  • CL
    · June 5th, 2018
    I traveled with my Dad and we both liked our tour! Every stop on our itinerary was perfectly timed, even if we felt a bit rushed at times, in hindsight extra time wouldn’t have been that beneficial and less time wouldn’t have been enough.
    Trip date: May 2018

Dates & Availability

8 days
Paris, Normandy and the Loire
From Paris to Paris
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Upcoming departures
  • Friday
    9 Apr, 2021
    English
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    16 Apr, 2021
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    30 Apr, 2021
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    7 May, 2021
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    14 May, 2021
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    21 May, 2021
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    28 May, 2021
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    4 Jun, 2021
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    18 Jun, 2021
    Multiple Room Types
    $1,579
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    Friday
    2 Jul, 2021
    Multiple Room Types
    $1,429
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    9 Jul, 2021
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    16 Jul, 2021
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    $1,369
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    23 Jul, 2021
    English
    Friday
    30 Jul, 2021
    Multiple Room Types
    $1,529
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    6 Aug, 2021
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    Friday
    13 Aug, 2021
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    $1,529
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • What will the group sizes be for this trip?

      Cosmos group sizes are on average between 35-40 passengers per couch bus

    • What kind of accommodation is used on this trip?

      Cosmos uses hand-picked, 3-4 star accommodation throughout the trip.

    • Can extra days in Paris be added to the beginning or end of the tour?

      You can extend your trip by adding pre and post accommodation. This can be arranged after you have confirmed your tour - subject to availability.

    • Can pre and post accommodation be added on this tour?

      Yes. You can extend your trip by adding pre and post accommodation. This can be arranged after you have confirmed your tour - subject to availability. Please be advised some tour operators only offer a maximum of 1-2 nights pre or post accommodation.

    • Is accommodation included in the tour price?

      The accommodation is included in the price of the tour but depending on the hotel you will choose on the trip, the price may be higher.

    • What are the accommodation options for this tour?

      On this tour the following accommodations are offered:

      * PARIS Ibis La Villette (ST) or Novotel Porte d'Orleans (F) or Novotel Paris 17 (F)
      * DEAUVILLE Ibis Deauville (ST)
      * MONT ST. MICHEL Hotel Vert (ST) or Ibis Avranches Baie du Mont St. Michel (ST) at St. Quentin sur le Homme
      * LOIRE VALLEY Novotel (F) at Amboise or Villa Bellagio (ST) at Blois
      * PARIS Timhotel Berthier (ST) or Ibis La Villette (ST) or Novotel Porte d'Orleans (F) or Novotel Paris 17 (F)

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details 4-6 weeks before departure. Under the "What’s Included" tab on each tour page, you can find general info about the accommodations used on the tour before you book.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Euro
      France
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

      Type C
      France
      Type E
      France
      Type F
      France
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before April 26th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after April 26th, 2021, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Cosmos. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Cosmos will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Cosmos" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
    • Accessibility
      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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