Bonjour Tours is offering a spectacular 28 day adventure, discovering the richness and beauty of France and Italy from 5 May to 1 June 2013.
Flying with Thai airways, the tour begins with 5 nights in the Latin quarter of Paris. Time to visit La Tour Eiffel, L’Arc de Triomphe, Le Louvre, St Chapelle, Les Catacombes, La Cimetiere du Pere Lachaise, stroll along l’Avenue des Champs Elysees and enjoy a sumptuous high tea at the Hotel Crillon.
Travel on the high speed TGV to Provence and explore the old walled, medieval city of Avignon before heading to the small village hospitality and beautiful chateau accommodation in Fontvieille. Opportunities to visit Baux de Provence and the historic village of Arles.
Leave Provence and enjoy a full day coach tour along the Mediteranean coastline, stopping in Marseille, Cassis and St Tropez before arriving at our hotel in Juan les Pins. Time to visit Antibes, Cannes and a day trip to the world famous playground of the rich and famous: Monaco.
We leave France and travel on one of the most scenic train rides in Europe to the UNESCO heritage site of Cinque Terre. Take a boat trip to explore the five villages and stroll the stunning ‘Amore’ pathway between Riomaggiora and Manarola.
Travel to the jewel of Italy and take a vaporetta around the Grand canal of Venice. A long stemmed rose, orchestral music and champagne in St Marco’s piazza will be an unforgettable memory.
Train to Florence, famous for its Renaissance art and architecture. Visit the Duomo, Uffizi gallery and be mesmerised by the church of Santi Apostoli, but don’t forget to pick up a bargain at the markets or array of chic boutiques in the cultural capital.
Visit the enchanting Tuscany Valley. Sip the local vino on the roof terrace, as the sun sets over your 16 th century mansion hotel in the walled, medieval Etruscan village of Cortona.
Finally, Rome will leave you breathless with visits to the Colosseum, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain and Vatican City. An opportunity to take a day trip to Naples and Pompeii or Sorrento and the captivating island of Capri.
The colour and energy of French and Italian cuisine, people and culture will leave a lasting impression.
The tour offers great value and includes airfare & taxes, quality accommodation, all breakfasts, 10 dinners, transfers, transport and entry to many attractions.
Bonjour Tours offers a new concept in group travel, including information and language sessions prior to departure to ensure that all passengers are prepared and make the most of this experience.
Package price $8,900
Tel: (03) 53326226 or 0400224045www.bonjourtours.com.au