Bike and Barge Paris and the Ile-de-France
Program No. 20229RJ
9 days
Starts at
9 days
8 nights
0 meals
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At a Glance

Experience the remarkable Île-de-France region, made up of Greater Paris and its surroundings, from the deck of a passenger barge and the seat of a bicycle. Begin with two days in the City of Light then barge along the Seine and Loing rivers, disembarking each day to bike through breezy fields and colorful forests, into charming towns and up to the front doors of châteaux.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Bicycle through bucolic fields and charming medieval villages, stopping to explore grandiose châteaux and intriguing museums.
  • In Paris’ famed Père Lachaise Cemetery, scan the elaborate tombs for names like Balzac, Chopin, Proust, Wilde and even (Jim) Morrison.
  • Discover the Château of Fontainebleau, a UNESCO World Heritage Site remodeled for Napoléon as a symbol of his grandeur.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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