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French Language Tour
Paris, Normandy and Loire Valley
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Learn French on tour with Alliance Française
10 day tour - Departing 19 May 2018
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Central hotel stays, entrances and meals
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Private group with French language teacher
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Experience cultural France beneath the surface
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French Language Tour

With Alliance Française

Paris, Honfleur, Caen, Mont Saint Michel, and the Loire Valley

May 2018 – 10 days

Enriched with daily French language lessons, this French language tour has been custom designed for the leisure traveler who is seeking a French cultural immersion as you’ll experience authentic life in the best of France alongside your teacher and fellow travelers.

The tour starts and ends in Paris, the metropolis of good food, art and fashion and leads you from the beaches of Normandy to the Loire Valley via Mont Saint-Michel. Your private Tour Manager will guide you through the local gems and introduce you to many highlights along the way, while your private language tutor (Alliance Française) will teach you during morning sessions before the daily activities. Your linguistic introduction will be linked to the places you visit and the activities on tour which are essential for any France exploration.

Enjoy tour highlights including:

  • Round-trip airfares and European airport transfers
  • Expert Tour Manager and private French language teacher throughout the tour
  • Private French classes (around 10 hours in total) each morning on tour by teacher from Alliance Française
  • Centrally located hotels of high standard with breakfast included
  • 5 dinners (3 courses), all of upgraded quality
  • Private local guides for sightseeing in Paris and Mont Saint-Michel
  • Entrances to selected highlights and museums including one museum of your choice in Paris, Caen Memorial, Mont-Saint Michel Abbey, as well as entrance to both Chateau Chambord and Chateau Chenonceau
  • A private bus and local transportation for included activities

With hotels and restaurants of high quality, join us on this trip of a lifetime and take your French to the next level in the most culturally rewarding way possible.

Tour Route

French Language Tour Map

French Language Tour

This tour starts and ends in Paris. By private coach you will travel to Honfleur, Caen, Normandy beaches, Mont Saint Michel and the Loire Valley before returning back to Paris for your flight home.

Accommodation

Holiday Inn Montmarte Paris Hotel

3-4 star hotels

  • Paris (2 nights)
  • Caen (2 nights)
  • Loire Valley (3 nights)
  • Paris (1 night)

Restaurants & Meals

Educational Student Tours Steak upgraded meals

High quality, upgraded meals

When you travel with Lingo Tours, you will always enjoy meals of upgraded quality. You'll enjoy five, 3-course dinners as well as a daily delicious full buffet breakfast during your hotel stays while on this tour.

Day by Day

  • Depart from USA on an overnight flight to Paris.
  • Arrive in Paris. Introduction to Paris, guided sightseeing. Welcome dinner in the evening. Bienvenue à Paris!
  • Start the day with your private French lesson at the hotel. At lunch time we explore a local market. Spend the afternoon in a museum of your choice and a Seine river cruise (not included) for those who would like to join.
  • After your French class in the morning, we transfer to Normandy via Honfleur, where we have lunch and explore the many local delicacies at the market. We arrive at our hotel in Caen in the late afternoon and have dinner in town in the evening.
  • After French class in the morning, we set off to the Caen Memorial Museum for a deep-dive into the events that took place on D-day. We will have lunch at Arromanche overlooking Winston Harbor and continue from there to the American Cemetery, Omaha beach and Pointe du Hoc, before returning to Caen.
  • After morning class, we travel to Mont Saint-Michel where we make a longer stop for guided sightseeing, including entrance to the abbey. We continue in the afternoon to the Loire Valley where we overnight and have dinner.
  • After language class in the morning, we visit Chateaux Chenonceau, with possibly a visit to a local farm producer (time allowing).
  • Today we take an enjoyable walk and visit some local producers for a lovely wine tasting. Dinner is included in the evening.
  • After morning class, we travel to Paris and with a visit to Chateau Chambord on our way. We end the tour with a farewell dinner in Montmartre, Paris.
  • Transfer to Airport for returning flights to the USA or stay behind for extra days in Paris.

Bonjour!

Bonjour Alliance Francaise

A greeting from your local guide in Paris.

Included on tour

  • A specialist Tour Manager from beginning to end.
  • Private French classes (around 10 hours in total) each morning on tour by teacher from Alliance Française.
  • Centrally located hotel of high standard.
  • Daily breakfast and five dinners.
  • Wine tasting and visit to a local producer among other treats along the way.
  • Visits and excursions to selected sights according to the outset: One museum of choice in Paris, Chateau Chambord and Chateau Chenonceau
  • A private bus and local transportation for included activities
  • Airfares and airport transfers.

Caen Castle

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