WHY RICKSHAW?

The Rickshaw Travel Group ("Rickshaw Travels") was founded in May 1988. From our humble beginnings as a small travel agency, we have grown and expanded into several countries and today have 28 years of experience in the travel business, both corporate and leisure... read more .

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From USD 1,650 * | from £ 0.73*

per person sharing

Fixed departures 

Month Departure dates
April 2019 | 24
May 2019 | 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
June 2019 |  5, 12
July 2019 | 3, 24
August 2019 | 7
September 2019 | 11

Day 1 
Paris
Welcome to Paris - capital of France. You will be transfered to
your hotel (Check-in time is after 1500 hrs).Overnight in Paris. (D)

Day 2 
Paris
Today, we visit the magnificent Palace of Versailles on a guided
tour. Later, we proceed on a guided city tour to see the Place
de la Concorde, the majestic Arc de Triomphe, the fashionable
Champs Elysees and the magnificent Opera House. Later, we
visit the renowned Louvre Museum. Next, enjoy the scenic Seine
River Cruise. This evening we proceed on an illumination tour of
the city, where you will see the various landmarks of Paris lit up.
We end the tour at the famous Champs Elyses where you have
the option to go for the world famous Lido Show. Overnight in
Paris. (B, D)

Day 3 
Paris and Epernay
Today, we visit the Eiffel Tower. A bird’s eye view from the 2nd
level will leave you breathless! Next, we proceed to Epernay - the
capital of the World Famous Champagne Region in France. Here,
visit the cellars of the famous Mercier Champagne. Take the train
and travel across a part of the 18 kms-long cellars. Also enjoy a
flute of Mercier Champagne. Later we proceed to Troyes and
enjoy free time in the town. Overnight in Troyes. (B, D)

Day 4

Dijon, Annecy and Chamonix
Today, drive to Chamonix. En-route we travel via Dijon a region
famous for mustard. We visit the Fallot mustard factory. Later
we visit Annecy and proceed on a guided walking tour. Annecy
is one of France’s prettiest medieval towns right on the shore of
Europe’s cleanest lake. We then drive to Chamonix in the French
Alps. Overnight in Chamonix. (B, D)

Day 5 
Chamonix
Today, proceed to Aiguille du Midi, - a 3842m peak in the Mont
Blanc massif of the French Alps - by a 20-minute ride in Europe’s
highest cable car. Here laid-out terraces offer a 360° view of all
the French, Swiss and Italian Alps. The rest of the day is free to
explore this beautiful town on your own. Overnight in Chamonix.
(B, D)

Day 6 
Nice
Today, we check out and drive to Nice - the queen of the French
Riviera. On arrival we check into your hotel. The rest of the
evening is free to relax. Overnight in Nice / Cannes. (B, D)

Day 7 
Nice & Cannes, France and Monaco, Monte Carlo
Today, visit Cannes and see the Boulevard de la Croisette and
the film festival center, where the stars congregate each year.
Drive to Eze Village and visit the Fragonard Perfumery where
you will see a demonstration of how perfumes are made. On a
guided tour of Monaco & Monte Carlo - see the Royal Palace and the Cathedral. Enjoy, beautiful views of the splendid harbour
and drive along the famous Grand Prix circuit of Monte Carlo.
Overnight in Nice / Cannes. (B, D)

Day 8
Return Home
Today, we check out and drive to Milan airport for your flight
back home. (Return flight to be booked after 2000 hrs). It’s time
to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope
you take back many happy memories of your holiday. If you could
spare a few minutes, please write and tell us how you enjoyed
your holiday and give us your suggestions. (B)
 

Includes:

  • 7x nights Accommodation 
  • Meals, coach tours, entrance fees, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the
    itinerary.
  • Services of our Tour Manager or Local Representatives

Excludes:

  • Passport, Visa charges, Airport & Port taxes.
  • Cost of your Air tickets required to participate in this tour Porterage, Insurance, laundry, telephone charges, transfers all items of personal nature and also food and drinks not forming part of the group menus.
  • Cost of optional excursions
  • Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in all land arrangement which may come in to effect prior to departure
  • Mandatory tips of Euro 3 per person per day for Coach drivers, Guides etc.
  • Anything not specifically mentioned in your inclusions 
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