The French Riviera,
Provence and the Alps

Tour in detail

> 10 days - 8 nights

> 16 meals inclued

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ROUTE

Day 1: Fly overnight to Nice

Day 2: Nice − Saint-Paul-de-Vence

  • Discover Saint-Paul-de-Vence, a hilltop town surrounded by ramparts

Day 3: Monaco − Nice

  • Stroll along the Promenade des Anglais in Nice
  • Discover the Principality of Monaco
  • Tour the Prince's Palace

Day 4: Baux-de-Provence − Avignon

  • Take a guided tour of the Château des Baux
  • Visit the Carrières de Lumières

Day 5: Avignon − Pont du Gard − Châteauneuf-du-pape

  • Tour the Palais des Papes
  • Explore the Place de l’Horloge
  • See the Pont du Gard
  • Visit a wine producer in Châteauneuf

Day 6: Beaucaire − Fontaine-de-Vaucluse

  • Take a workshop on ancient Rome and gladiator fighting
  • Discover Fontaine-de-Vaucluse
  • See the spring that is the source of the River Sorgue
  • Take an artisanal paper-making workshop

Day 7: Avignon − Annecy

  • Discover Annecy and its magnificent lake
  • Go for a swim (season permitting)

Day 8: Geneva − Gorge du Fier

  • Tour Geneva (Switzerland)
  • Discover Lake Geneva
  • Visit the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum
  • Cross the suspended bridges of the Gorge du Fier

Day 9: Chamonix − Mont-Blanc

  • Take a cable car up the Aiguille du Midi
  • Enjoy a hike

Day 10: Fly back home

The package include:

  • Return flight to Montreal/Toronto, including taxes
  • Bus transportation for all excursions
  • Half board accomodation in hotels and hostels
  • Visits and admission to the attractions listed in the itinerary
  • Services of a professional English speaking guide
  • Detailed documentation for the organizer
  • 24-hour emergency assistance from Voyages Objectif Terre
  • The 0.10% contribution to the travel agent’s collective security fund
  • Free trip for organizers at a rate of 1 per 10 paying participants