French Rail Autumn Holiday

R18 795
Per person sharing
Includes taxes
Valid From 01 Sep 2018 to 31 Oct 2018
7 nights, breakfast, 3 French cities and rail included!

French rail autumn holiday – 3 nights in Paris, 2 nights in Avignon and 2 nights in Nice. Enjoy the end of the European summer and take in the best sights by rail on this 8 day/7 night journey

French Rail Autumn Holiday

French Rail Autumn holiday with a difference.  Come and enjoy the colours:  as mother nature transforms from from green, to reds, yellows, oranges and golds.  Spend 7 nights / 8 days exploring France via rail.

A perfect time, to travel through Europe – just as the heat of mid summer makes way for the Autumn Fall;

  • Day 1-3:  Paris

3 nights spent in Paris, France’s capital;  Overnight at Hotel Alize Montmartre;

Paris, a major European city;  is a global center for art;  fashion; wining; dining as well as culture.    Paris’ 19th-century cityscape is also crisscrossed by wide boulevards as well as the River Seine.  Visit landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and also the 12th-century, Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral.  The city’s cafe culture is popular;  as well as designer boutiques along the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré.

  • Day 4:  Rail – from Paris Gare Lyon to Avignon;
  • Day 4 – 6: Avignon

2 nights spent in Avignon, a city in southeastern France; Provence region.  Overnight at Hotel Adagio Access Avignon;

Avignon city is on the Rhône River.   From 1309 to 1377;  it was the seat of the Catholic popes.   Until it became part of France in 1791;  Avignon remained under papal rule.   This legacy is in the massive Palais des Papes (Popes’ Palace) in the city center;  also surrounded by medieval stone architecture.

  • Day 6: Rail – Avignon to Nice Ville;
  • Day 6-8:  Nice

2 nights spent in Nice, capital of the Alpes-Maritimes department on the French Riviera; Overnight at Hotel Relais Acropolis;

Nice, on the French Riviera; sits on the pebbly shores of the Baie des Anges.  Nice was founded by the Greeks.  Later on Nice also become a retreat for 19th-century European elite; Throughout time artists influence the city culture.  Former resident Henri Matisse is honored with a career-spanning collection of paintings at Musée Matisse.   Musée Marc Chagall features some of its namesake major religious works.

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