Departure Date: 07/10/2019
There isn't a single travel destination that has the romantic pull of France. Idealised by millions all over the world, dreams of French holidays involve champagne on the Eiffel Tower, cruises on the Seine, bicycling through wine country and exploring the resorts of the Côte d'Azur.
A holiday in France offers a wide variety of attractions for all travellers, whether interested in culture and history or just having a good time. While Paris is famous for its sophistication, there are more than 40,000 castles and chateaus dotting the countryside providing never-ending opportunities to explore for millions of tourists each year.
French culture is known for its effortless sophistication, including the gastronomic delights of French cuisine, museums dedicated to centuries of French art, and the sought-after haute couture creations of French fashion designers.
Welcome to Paris! You will begin your hotel by staying at the 4 Star Hotel Littré that will give you a warm welcome. This hotel is located right in the very heart of Paris. This hotel has been in the same family for over three generations and is still going strong and it has real character
Explore through Paris in a truly original and personalised manner aboard your very own 2CV. The 2CV, the quintessential symbol of the “French touch”, thanks to its convertible, soft top roof offers a magnificent panoramic view. You will be driven by a knowledgeable, English speaking chauffeur, where you will be able to discover the most famous, beautiful and elegant monuments in Paris.
Enjoy a delicious dinner at Restaurant 58 Tour Eiffel situated on the first floor of the Eiffel Tower. Chef Alain Soulard offers high-quality, modern French cuisine combining tradition and originality
Enjoy a glass of champagne as an aperitif. The Menu includes a starter, a main course and a dessert (Or cheese selection)
Drinks: wine (on a basis of 1 bottle for 3 pers.) + mineral water + coffee. Wines selected by our cellarman (red or white or rosé wine)
Visit Palace Versailles and its gardens and enjoy the dinner river cruise with Bateaux Parisiens. Enjoy a half day visiting the Palace of Versailles with your licensed guide. A superb Baroque palace known to the world as a symbol of civilization and pleasure, the Palace of Versailles dates back to 1038, and was the official residence of the Kings of France from 1682 until 1790. Used by Louis XIV initially as a hunting lodge he had the property expanded to become the magnificent site of French classical architecture complete with extensive manicured gardens that it is today. Free time is planned at the end of the tour for a walk in the French style gardens which are full of magnificent statues, busts and marble vases
Enjoy a river cruise dinner with Bateaux Parisiens that includes dinner with Music & a Singer. Enjoy a top class dinner whilst seeing Paris by night onboard of one of the famous deluxe 'Bateaux Parisiens' boats with a "Service Premier" menu over the course of 2 ½ hours. The 'Bateaux Parisiens' cruises are renowned as some of the most sophisticated and luxurious cruises on the River Seine.
Whilst gliding past the sights, enjoy the delights of French cuisine freshly prepared onboard by Chef Yves Gras, a member of the Academy Culinaire de France, while an orchestra and singer add a romantic touch to this candlelight dinner.
Return flights ex Johannesburg via Dubai to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, approx. airport taxes, meet and greet assistance at the airport, a one-way airport to hotel private transfer in a minivan, 5 nights in Paris at the 4 star Hotel Le Littre sharing a Classic Double room with breakfast, a Panaromic city tour in a 2 CV, enjoy a delicious dinner at Restaurant 58 Tour Eiffel in the Eiffel Tower, Half day Versailles private tour, dinner river cruise with Bateaux Parisiens
5 Nights from R45,247 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid: 7 - 14 October 2019. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages are subject to availability, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements, flight price increases and currency fluctuations. Packages excludes: excl. city tax, visas, items of a personal nature, meals and drinks not indicated and travel insurance. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.