Post-Trip Extension - Nice
3 nights for only $545
- Three nights at the Hotel Westminster
- Daily breakfast
- City Information Packet
- Airport transfers
Begin your extension with a train ride along the French Cote
d’Azur. This enables you to sit back and enjoy the scenery as the track runs
inland and along the coast. Superbly set on the Bay of Angels, Nice has much to
offer. Stroll down the palm tree-lined promenade des Anglais; meander through
the labyrinth of streets which form the now trendy Old Town with its cafes,
galleries, designer boutiques and bistros; visit the colorful flower market,
museums, churches and gardens, or just savor the gastronomic delights. You can
walk to all of the major sights from your centrally located, 4-star hotel. You
may also wish to venture farther along the coast. It is easy to take a local
train to Monaco or to Monte Carlo.
Available only with the Air Inclusive Package.
Single Supplement: $395
Day 1 - Begin your optional Nice extension
After breakfast, transfer to
the Aix-en-Provence TGV railway station and catch the train to Nice. Upon
arrival in Nice, you will be met by a VBT representative and transfer to our
hotel (about 10 minutes).
Use the rest of the day to relax or to begin exploring the
city from your centrally located hotel. Dinner is on your own.
Day 2 - Independent exploration of Nice
Today, you may wish to visit one of the many museums and art
galleries, stroll through the gardens or return to the railway station (a
15-minute walk) and take a local train (TER – Transport Express Regional) to
one of the other famous coastal towns, such as Cannes, Monaco, Monte-Carlo or
Day 3 - Independent exploration of Nice
You may wish to start with a visit to the famous flower
market (closed Mondays), on Cours Saleya, in one of the busiest parts of Old
Nice. Continue through the narrow streets to the largest outdoor shopping area
on the French Riviera, with more than 600 shops to choose from, many offering
local specialties. Relax in one of the outdoor cafes with views over the
Mediterranean, or take a dip in its blue waters.
Day 4 - Depart for U.S.
After breakfast*, transfer to the Nice airport for your
flight home. Please ensure you are waiting in the hotel reception area at the
*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.
**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 own expense.