Flavours of Paris and Champagne
Paris and Champagne
11 Days, $ 8,150
Included in this tour:
- 15 Meals with local wines included
- 2 Cocktail Parties
- 11 Days Accommodation in 4-5 Star Hotels with Breakfast
Upcoming Departures15 September 2015 04 July 2016 19 September 2016 03 July 2017 18 September 2017
Indulge the senses in one of the most exciting tours around. Paris, Reims and Champagne.
Excitement plus, wonderful scenery, amazing wines, history.
You will visit Wineries famous all over the world, learn of their history, wine tasting and cheese.
Not to forget about the fabulous city of Lights Paris, filled with excitement, visit authentic Brasseries, indulge in French cuisine, inhale all that fabulous atmosphere. Shop till you drop visiting the many treasures of Paris such as Lafayette.
Fall in love with the many gems Paris has to offer, the Tour Eiffel, Arc De Triomphe the magnetic Champs Elysees.
Join us on this extraordinary Tour.
Authentic Flavours strive to make luxury travel affordable to everyone, and has a number of payment options available for your convenience.
Day 1 (Paris) Welcome to your Tour
This Tour begins in Paris, you will find your way to your luxurious and traditional 5 star Hotel situated smack bang in the heart of the famous Champs Elysees.
Get settled and refreshed, prepare for a wonderful Welcome Cocktail Soiree in the Hotels gorgeous courtyard, you will be served delicious hors d’oeuvres and cocktails including fine French wines and Champagnes to get you in the mood for what will be a magical time in France.
We will finish the evening off by indulging in some wonderful french cuisine at a traditional brasserie near by.
Day 2 (Paris) The Heart of Paris
Today after breakfast we will embark on a sightseeing extravaganza of Paris, visiting some of the most beautiful streets in Paris, stopping to enjoy a glass of wine or two while taking in the sites.
First stop Notre Dame Cathedral in all its splendour, nestled in the 4th Arrondissement, take a walk along the Seine and check out the book sellers, The Ile de la Cite and menu more attractions.
Lunch will be served in a traditional Bistro in Marais.
After lunch you will have the rest of the day to peruse at your own leisure, so take your time.
Dinner will be served aboard a glass enclosed boat on the Seine, you will be served a 3 course gourmet meal with French wine and Champagne.
Day 3 (Paris)
Today we visit Montmartre! Glorious and Bohemian.
See the Artists in action painting.
We visit the Basilica of Sacre Coeur, no visit to Paris would be complete without it.
Have a good look around the many shops in the square, if you wish to stop for a coffee or a wine in one of the charming Bars and Bistro’s please feel free to do so.
Authentic Flavours aims to take our travellers to non touristic Bistros and Brasseries while in Paris so we will not be stopping in the square for lunch, however if you wish to please feel free, we will stroll to a lovely Bistro frequented by locals, there is very little english spoken but the food is divine and traditional.
The afternoon is yours!, we meet back at the Hotel for our fabulous evening at O’Chateau for a wine tasting dinner unlike any other.
Day 4 (Paris)
Today we hit the streets of Trocadero in the 16th Arrondissement, from here you will get that perfect Eiffel Tower photo guaranteed.
Then its time to visit the Eiffel Tower!…no waiting in line for you, we skip the line and make our journey to the very top, the view awaits, we will also be visiting the brand new Glass bottom floor.
Thats one big tick off the bucket list hey ?.. now its time to reward yourself, we make our way to the Champagne Bar located on the top floor of the Tower.
Take your time and enjoy.
Afternoon tea will take place at Laduree, Champs Elysees home of the Macaroon.
You are close to your hotel, so we will take the afternoon to explore the surround, the Arc De Triumph, The Champs(many stores and hidden specialty stores ), take a walk down the length of the Champs Elysees to the Palais Royal, stroll through the Tuilerie Gardens.
There are often street stalls where you can sample such delights as Crepes all year round and Vin Brule in Winter.
Dinner time will be an event to remember.
We dine at the famous Le Gran Colbert, authentic french cuisine at its best, this is an elegant evening so be sure to dress accordingly.
Day 5 (Paris)
Today is a free day for you to explore, we have a list of sites for you to visit if you require recommendations, take advantage of the day and indulge in whatever takes your fancy.
See you tomorrow.
Day 6 (Paris)
Versailles is on the top of our agenda today, we will spend a great deal of the day there.
Lunch will be at an exclusive Michelin Restaurant.
Tonight Dinner and a show!… A Cabaret show that is…
Day 7 (Paris)
Today we travel to Giverny to see Monet garden, while we are in the area we will stop for a traditional lunch and wine in one of the glorious restaurants.
We will return to our hotel mid afternoon, the evening is free to do as you please.
Day 8 (Champagne)
Mis morning we drive to the region of Champagne were we will visit Epernay, Reims.
This will take approximately two and a half hours.
Once we arrive in Reims we will settle into our hotel rooms and meet for lunch.
After lunch we explore the area by foot.
Tonight we will have a wine tasting dinner.
Day 9 & 10 (Champagne)
We have 2 full days, wine tours and tasting at some of the most renowned Champagne Houses such as Moet & Chandon, Heidsieck, Veuve Clicquot, Mumm.
Dinners will be traditional cuisine from the region accompanied by fine wines and champagnes.
Day 11 (Champagne)
Last day of your tour, we will visit a vine yard and have lunch amongst the grapes.
The rest of the day until our Farewell cocktail Soiree is free for you to do as you please, explore the are or perhaps make those small souvenir purchases, head back to your favourite cellar to purchase some wine to take home.
Tonight is our Farewell Cocktail Soiree and dinner.
Till we meet again.