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Intergenerational France: The Best of Paris, Normandy and Brittany

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Program #18370ENZ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Program intended for grandchildren from 12 - 14 years of age.

Inspire another generation of Francophiles as you immerse yourselves in the history, art, food, landscapes and “joie de vivre” of three regions of France. From the Impressionist masterpieces housed at the Louvre in Paris to the Camembert of Normandy to the Corsairs of Brittany, experience a rare and very special close-up of France and its people with your grandchildren.


Highlights

• Discover the Corsair city of Saint Malo, its medieval ramparts and proud Celtic heritage.
• Encounter history at its most moving — at the D-Day beaches of Normandy and the breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mont Saint Michel.
• See the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo at the Louvre Museum, and explore Montmartre through an enriching and fun treasure hunt.

Program Notes

Paris hotel rooms are not big enough for rollaway beds and they do not have triple rooms. One youth per adult in shared accommodations. Adult is responsible for supervision of child at all times. Limit one child per adult. No triple rooms are available. If the second adult choses not to be matched with a roommate in a shared double room, you may pay the single room upgrade.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles over generally even terrain. Considerable standing. Extensive use of Paris Metro.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Rennes, coach to Dinard, 4 nights; coach to Caen, 3 nights; coach to Paris, 3 nights; departure from Paris.

Date Notes
7/11/2015
Participants will have an opportunity to celebrate Bastille day in France!

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
10 nights of accommodations
22 meals: 10 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 8 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
23 Field trips
1 Performances

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4.4
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