Uncover the essence of France—its wealthy history, culture, and scenic beauty—on this popular tour, featuring many World Heritage sites. In the southern parts of Languedoc and also the Dordogne towards the northern reaches of Normandy and Paris, appreciate a lot of what France offers in a single amazing experience.
- Southern Treasures: Explore the prepared capital of scotland- Carcassonne, featuring a long medieval city walls in Europe. Stroll with the market capital of scotland- Albi and find out functions by Toulouse-Lautrec within the city museum. Within the breathtaking Dordogne region, noted for its rugged countryside and wonderful villages, go into the caves at Lascaux II, visit charming Sarlat and also the pilgrimage site of Rocamadour, and examine cliffside castles throughout a leisurely cruise across the Dordogne River.
- Loire River Valley: Uncover this romantic landscape of spectacular châteaux. During 2 days within this lovely region, you’ll eat the romantic Château de Chenonceau, a Renaissance masterpiece that spans the forest Cher the Château Clos Luce, where Leonardo da Vinci spent his final many the planet Heritage site of Fontevraud Abbey, original funeral site of King Henry II of England, his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine, as well as their boy Richard the Lionheart.
- Normandy: Ascend cobblestone roads towards the pilgrimage site of Mont St. Michel, Normandy’s famous medieval abbey. Stay in Bayeux to determine the town’s highlight—the Tapestry Museum, the place to find the fir,000-year-old Bayeux Tapestry depicting the exploits of William the Conqueror. Commemorate The Second World War during appointments with a number of sites, including Pointe du Hoc, Utah Beach, Ste-Mère-Eglise, the American graveyard overlooking Omaha Beach, and also the Memorial Museum in Caen.
- Across the Seine: Stroll through Monet’s gardens at Giverny, which inspired a lot of his masterpieces, then conclude in Paris having a highlights tour.
DARK AGES – France vs the Moors
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