Dynamic Trips for dynamic women
August 31 - September 6, 2019
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Audrey Hepburn wasn’t wrong when she said, “Paris is always a good idea.” One of the cultural epicenters of the world, Paris has a reputation for high fashion, iconic landmarks, and mouthwatering cuisine. We're hitting the “City of Light” for the second time this year!
From the Eiffel Tower to the fascinating Versailles, you're about to experience the magic of Paris!
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Overnight flight to Paris
Arrive in the “City of Light” in the late morning. Check in to your hotel and hit the ground running! Hop on board your Seine River Cruise to see the fabulous sights from the water. Optional: tonight, you'll take in breathtaking views of the city while you enjoy dinner featuring delicious French cuisine and wine at the Eiffel Tower.
This morning your walking tour of the landmarks of Paris begins in a popular spot near a metro. You will join a local guide who will take you to some of Paris’ most iconic sights: such as the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Champs-Elysees, Place de la Concorde, and the magnificent Place Vendome. The rest of the afternoon and evening is at your leisure.
On your own
Some choose to take a Day Trip to London via train. Or spend the day at the magnificent Palace of Versailles. Explore the history, architecture and gardens of Versailles, one of the world’s most magnificent royal palaces and finest, most complete example of 17th-century architecture. It is only 13 euros to explore the incredible gardens, some of the most famous in the world, which took over 40 years to complete.
Or you may want to spend your time at the world-famous Louvre Museum, with a collection of more than one million works of art. Originally a palace and now a landmark of Paris, the Louvre displays an array of works of art ranging from ancient times up to the mid-19th century.
Behold some of the museum’s most famous pieces by the some of the greatest artists the world has seen including Raphael, Botticelli and Titian, and see the renowned statue of Venus de Milo and Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa.
Your last full day in Paris. Your tour of the Montmartre area of Paris begins at 11AM.
Optional: The Black Paris Tour is recommended. Black Paris Tours® takes you to the hang outs, haunts and places made famous by African American musicians, soldiers, writers, artists, historians, celebrities, and political exiles. From the 1800s to World War One, and from the days of the Harlem Renaissance, to the 1970s, they came to Paris fleeing racism in America. Along the way, they joined the list of the world's most famous Black expatriates and visitors.
Or take an optional excursion to Champagne country, sign up for a French cooking class or simply enjoy walking the wonderful streets of the City of Love. This evening, enjoy dinner and a show at Moulin Rouge (optional) as a farewell!
After breakfast, head back home with many wonderful memories and photos of your exquisite time in Paris