Day: 01 Arrive Paris
Welcome to Fashion capital of the world! Upon arrival make your way to the hotel. Check in and relax. Later in the evening you could opt for a boat cruise along the Seine and take in Paris by night, where all the monuments are lit up and the scene is nothing short of being magical. Overnight in Paris.
Day: 02 Paris
A fun filled day for the kids as you are taken to Disneyland Paris which is about an hour away from the city of Paris. Here you get the opportunity to visit the Disneyland Park which is the magic world where you will meet all the Disney characters who live in an endless fairy tale and Walt Disney Studio Park where you go behind the scenes of the movies, cartoons and TV shows. Disneyland Paris has many different attractions for tourists to experience with its top attractions being It's a Small World, Space Mountain: Mission 2, Big Thunder Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Buzz Light year Laser Blast and many more. Truly a fun filled day for the families. Return back to Paris in the evening. Overnight in Paris.
Day: 03 Paris
Following breakfast Wake up to breakfast this morning following which it's time for you to see and explore Paris at your pace armed with the Paris one day Hop On Hop Off pass. A ticket for you to visit to the Montparnasse Tower is included as it is at one of the stops of the Hop On Hop Off route and the view from here will definitely blow you off your feet! Enroute the Hop on Hop pass a must visit is the Grevin Wax Museum - Discover a legendary site of entertainment and illusion, in the heart of Paris. Be a star for a day, get near famous people and discover new faces at the famous Paris Wax Museum. Continue to spend your time shopping at any of the great shopping malls like the Galeries Lafayette for the best in haute couture and places that give the word shopping a completely new meaning. Overnight in Paris.
Day: 04 Paris
Today get ready to visit closest theme park from Paris - Parc Asterix. Parc Asterix is a theme park in Plailly which is in the Oise department just 30 kilometres north of Paris. The park is dedicated to the world of Asterix and his companion Obelix,the heroes of the Asterix books created in 1959 by French writers Albert Uderzo and RenÃƒÂ© Goscinny. Parc Asterix is fun for the entire family. The park has 31 attractions and rides including ten just for young children. There are five different worlds to discover: Gaul, The Roman Empire, Greece, The Vikings and Travel Through Time. Beautiful dolphin show for adults and children too awaits you. Return back to Paris after a fun filled day. Overnight in Paris.
Day: 05 Paris
After breakfast you are taken to discover the most beautiful African reserve of Ile de France at Thoiry. Thoiry is an exceptional 370 acre park you will observe several herds moving about freely in the African reserve and visit the Thoiry Castle with its esoteric Renaissance architecture and magnificent furniture, family portraits and superb tapestries. The ChÃƒÂ¢teau is still the family home of the Counts of La Panouse. The Zoological Garden is an authentic discovery of fauna in a natural setting. A gigantic maze, Rose Garden, Perfume Garden, Automn Garden, Bluebell Wood with centuries old trees and rhododendrons, thousands of other rare trees and flowering shrubs, Hydrangea Walk and a Long Border of perennials will enchant you with their colors and fragrances. Return back to Paris in the evening. Another great option could be to visit Versailles and it's ideal to discover and make the most of the Versailles estate in a day with the Trianon Palace of Versailles, the Grand and Petit Trianon. These two smaller castles enabled the Royals to escape the pomp and rigid formality of court life. The love of Louis XIVand Madame de Montespan flourished in the magnificent Grand Trianon. In the Petite Trinon and the Hameau de la Reine, is where Marie-Antoinette enjoyed living a simpler life. Back to Paris and spend time shopping in the evening. Overnight in Paris.
Day: 06 Paris / La Baule
Wake up to a leisurely breakfast this morning. Time to check out and catch a train to La Baule which is approximately 3hrs away from Paris. A century-old seaside resort in southern Brittany with beautiful villas, casino, luxury hotels and an original mix of old Breton and exclusive seaside culture boasting a 12 kilometer-long sand beach, La Baule has been home to French high society's seaside residences. You can stroll around the market and taste the famous Muscadet White wine. You can also hop into the Little Train (Petit Train De La Baule) that runs all year round (except from mid-November to mid-December and in January). It follows the 8 kms of the seafront (le remblai). There are 10 stops including the Casino and Port of Pornichet. Overnight in La Baule.
Day: 07 la baule guerande
Take a day off to GuÃƒÂ©rande which is few kilometres away from La Baule. GuÃƒÂ©rande is a historical walled town near the sea, at the western edge of the Pays de la Loire region, on the edge of the marshes of Grande-BriÃƒÂ¨re. The area around Guerande is best known for the salt flats which have provided the town with several centuries of wealth. The salt drying pans can be seen on many of the river inlets in the region, where the salt is dried and harvested using traditional methods. A must visit is the 'salt museum' whilst your visit to Guerande. Back to La Baule and evening you can definitely try your luck at the Casino in La Baule. Overnight in La Baule.
Day: 08 La Baule - Nantes
Wake up to a leisurely breakfast this morning. Time to catch a train to Nantes which is 1 hr away. Nantes harbors 1001 assets, its main one being to entice you to take another journey to Nantes! The castle for its ramparts, the "lieu unique" for the mind, the Passage Pommeraye for shopping, the Cigale to taste, the Cathedral for the tomb, the botanical garden for camellias and magnolias, crossing the Loire to reach Trentemoult, ile de Nantes for its architecture ... Estuaire for his trail of contemporary art. Nantes is known for its Art - Misconceivable - Erwin Wurm, 'les Anneaux' (The Rings) by Daniel Buren and many more. The icon of Nantes being The Great Elephant - living in Central Street of the Nefs. When the majestic animal goes out for its walk, it is like architecture in motion departing a steel cathedral. The 50 passengers on board embark on an amazing journey on the Ile de Nantes. Each time the pachyderm goes out, it is a unique spectacle for everyone to enjoy. The Great Elephant makes the connection between the Marine Worlds Carousel and the Warehouses where the workshop and the Machine Gallery, centre of the artistic proposal of the Machines are located. Take a train back to La Baule and Overnight in La Baule
Day: 09 La Baule - Saint Nazaire
Post breakfast from La Baule we recommend you to take a 15 mins train ride to Saint Nazaire and visit the STX France Shipyard. Discover all the facets of its activity and the whole process of shipbuilding, from the steel plate storage area to the outfitting basin. Extremely sophisticated technology and logistics are needed in order to build the cruise ships for which the shipyard is one of the world's leaders. Spectacular sights lie in store for visitors! Later you can opt to take a 2 hours Cruise "Saint-Nazaire by the Sea". Between the Loire estuary and the Atlantic Ocean, Saint-Nazaire is probably best discovered from 'outside', from the sea. On the very spot where ocean liners used to moor alongside Saint-Nazaire's quays, inside the former submarine base, Escal'Atlantic offers you a unique experience and the discovery of the world of legendary liners. More than 1.2 million visitors have already discovered this venue which is unique in Europe.
Day: 10 La Baule / Paris
Morning is free at leisure. Head back to Paris which is about 3 hrs away. Later in the afternoon we highly recommend spend time at the many cafes Paris is dotted with. You can opt to do a Cycling tour or Segway tour - a new fun, informative and convenient way to discover most of the main sights of Paris. Overnight in Paris.
Day: 11 Depart Paris
Today it's time to say au revoir to this marvelous country, as you head to the airport to take your flight home.