Rouen and Giverny gardens day tour
Private day tour to Normandy Rouen & Giverny gardens from Paris
Having a spare day while visiting Paris? Then you shouldn't miss to visit one of the largest and most prosperous cities of medieval Europe - Rouen, with its medieval city center and its famous cathedral. As well as the famous village Giverny with Claude Monets gardens.
Proposed itinerary for Giverny gardens & Rouen tour:
Pick up by your private driver/guide at your hotel in/around Paris at 8:00 am in a luxurious, air-conditioned Mercedes minivan. The ride to Claude Monet gardens should take a little bit over one hour. The tour is completely private and once booked, you will not share it with other guests. This makes the tour more personal and flexible.
Once at Giverny your guide will walk you through the village. Afterwards you will be able to visit on your own Claude Monet's house with its gardens (€9,50 per person) and the Impressionist museum (€7,50 per person). Around noon you will enjoy a great lunch at the Hotel Baudy, which was a center of artistic life in the Giverny heyday.
After the lunch you will head to Rouen. This city was once one of the largest and most prosperous cities of medieval Europe. You sill sightsee its wonderfully preserved historical centre with some of its half-timber houses dating back to the 14th century. You will visit the ossuary Saint-Maclou, which was once a cemetery built for the Great Plague as well as the famous Notre Dame cathedral, which was the subject of a series of paintings by Claude Monet and the "Old Square Place" where Joane of Arc was burnt at the stake.
+/- 4pm return to Paris, +/- 6pm drop off to your hotelor apartment
Price of the tour is €800 + 10% web discount = final price € 720 !
The Giverny and Rouen day tour includes English speaking driver/guide, all road charges, pick up/drop off to the hotel and insurance while in the car. The tour excludes any personal expences, entrance fees to museums, lunch and hotel (in a case of two-three days tour).