Post-Trip Extension - Paris
2 nights for only $395
- Two nights at the Millennium Paris Opera Hotel
- Daily breakfast
- City Information
- Airport transfers
As your Barge tour comes to an end, visit Paris and see for yourself why the City of Light has inspired poets, lovers, emperors and artists for centuries. Visit Montmartre and its charming cafés and artists’ colony. Here, too, is the Moulin Rouge, made famous by Toulouse-Lautrec in his vivid
and colorful artworks. Or venture to the top of Notre Dame Cathedral on the Île
de la Cité for a gargoyle’s view of the city. You have plenty of time to stop
at the Eiffel Tower or the magnificent museums, like
Musee Picasso or the Musee d’Orsay. Take a stroll through the Tuileries Gardens
on your way to the Louvre. You can walk to many of the major sights from your
centrally located, 4-star hotel.
Available only with the Air Inclusive Package. Single Supplement: $295
Day 1 - Independent exploration of Paris
Continue to explore the many sights within central Paris. Or venture out of
the city to the magnificent Château de Versailles (20 kilometers outside Paris). You can easily
fill the day touring the palace and its 250-acre garden.
Day 2 - Independent exploration of Paris
Again, if you wish to venture farther afield, join an organized
excursion to Claude Monet’s Giverny Garden (about 1 ½ hours drive north of Paris). Walk through the
gardens which inspired him to paint the famous “Water Lilies” and visit the
house to view the painter’s furniture and his collection of etchings.
Day 3 - Paris
Extension concludes / Depart for home
After breakfast*, transfer to the airport for your flight
home. Be sure that you are waiting at the designated time and transfer location.
Important: The transfer is prearranged by VBT and is
prepaid. VBT transfer times and departure points are finalized in advance and
cannot be modified for individual guests. If you extend your stay beyond the
scheduled program dates, return transportation to the airport will be at your
*For guests with early-morning departures,
breakfast at the hotel may not be available. Please check with the front desk
to verify the times that breakfast is served.