New! Holiday Spirit Along the Seine with the Country Travel & Tours (G8-28101)

Delight in the warmth of the holiday season in France, beginning and ending in Paris, which is truly the “City of Light” at this time of year. As you cruise on a private Grand Circle river ship—our award-winning M/S Bizet—enjoy the convenience of unpacking just once, with ALL meals included, plus wine, beer, and soft drinks with lunch and dinner.

During your trip, you'll disembark to set off on included walking tours of Paris and Rouen, each city alive with the bustling magic of the season. You'll also experience exclusive Discovery Series events that bring memorable French holiday traditions to life, such as a Christmas concert at a Rouen cathedral and lively French cooking and language lessons onboard. Plus, make the most of your included international airfare by joining our trip extensions in Paris and charming Aix-en-Provence, France. Joyeux Noel, indeed!

Call Julie Mincey at 252-631-1003

Your Group Information

Group Name: Country Travel & Tours
Group Leader Name: Julie Mincey
Group Booking Code: G8-28101
Pre-trip Name: Paris
Pre-trip Cost: $695pp
Post-trip Name: Aix en Provence
Post-trip cost: $845pp
Departure Date: 11/30/18
Base Tour Return Date: 12/8/18
Air Cost from Raleigh: $1010 Deposit: $350
Single Supplement: $495
Deck A: $2245
Deck B: $2195
Deck C: $2045
Deck D: $1995

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