2017 Provincial French Countryside

Sept. 29 – Oct. 13unspecified
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited
Price: From $5,196 (Air included from select gateways)
Tour Length: 15 days

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Begin your 15-day tour in Toulouse discovering medieval Carcassonne and the market town of Albi, with its Toulouse-Lautrec Museum.  Stay in charming Sarlat to explore the remote Dordogne. Take a guided walking tour in the cliffside village of Rocamadour and tour the Loire Valley’s impressive Chateau de Chenonceau. Travel to Crepon, visiting dramatic Mont-St-Michel along the way. Visit the Tapestry Museum in Bayeux and Caen’s Memorial Museum. Tour Normandy’s D-Day Landing Beaches including Pointe du Hoc, Utah Beach, Ste-Mere-Eglise and the American Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach. Walk amid the gardens of artist Claude Monet in Giverny, and see the familiar lily pond and Japanese footbridge of his paintings.  Conclude your journey in Paris seeing the highlights on a city tour and visiting either the Louvre Museum or the Musée d’Orsay. A 3-day/2-night extension on your own in Paris is available.

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart US
  • Day 2 : Arrive in Toulouse
  • Day 3 : Toulouse / Carcassonne
  • Day 4 : Toulouse / Albi / Sarlat
  • Day 5 : Sarlat / Lascaux II
  • Day 6 : Sarlat / Rocamadour
  • Day 7 : Sarlat / Le Dorat / Saumur
  • Day 8 : Saumur
  • Day 9 : Saumur / Chenonceau
  • Day 10 : Saumur / Mont-St-Michel / Crepon
  • Day 11 : Crepon / Bayeux / Caen
  • Day 12 : D-Day Landing Beaches
  • Day 13 : Crepon / Giverny / Paris
  • Day 14 : Paris
  • Day 15 : Depart for US

Additional Information

Note: Tour schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

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All 2017 prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.