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Art & French History in Rouen & Honfleur: Day-trip to Normandy

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Stop At: Place des Pyramides, 75001 Paris France

Get ready to see a side of Normandy filled with art and culture! First, you’ll enjoy a scenic drive via a comfortable minivan from Paris to the Norman city of Rouen

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, Place de la Cathedrale, Rouen France

Once arrived, your dedicated guide will take you through Rouen’s historic sights such as the Great Clock (aka Le Gros Horloge) from medieval times and the gothic-styled Cathédrale Notre -Dame de Rouen in the city center.

Pass By: Vieux, 76000, Rouen France

The hidden gem ; the old Rouen with its narrow cobblestined streets, the historic half timbered houses: a back on tie guaranteed

Pass By: Place du Vieux-Marche, Esse endereço na França é em Rouen e não em Caen onde se encontra a atração, Rouen France

The very heart of Rouen, the vieux-marché where the Joan of Arc cross is placed and the small church dedicated to her but also where the local people gather

Pass By: Rue Eau de Robec, Rouen France

Picturesque half timbered buildings, flowers with plenty of bars and restaurants

Pass By: Rue Saint-Romain, Rouen France

A stroll back in time guaranteed!

Pass By: Place de l'Aitre de St. Maclou, Rouen France

A stunning & peaceful square surrounded by the former charnelhouse of the district..

Stop At: Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, Esplanade Marcel Duchamp, 76000, Rouen France

After taking in the beauty of the city of Rouen, you’ll discover an esteemed collection of Impressionist art at The Museum of Fine Arts, displaying work from some of the world’s greatest artists such as Caravaggio, Fragonard, Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Rubens and Sisley.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Honfleur Normandy Outlet, avenue de Normandie Rd580, 14600, Honfleur France

Following this inspiring visit, your next stop will be at the Port in the neighboring city of Honfleur where you’ll enjoy a combination of water views and French cuisine for lunch ! Lunch Menu

Choices of starter:
- Fish soup
- Casserole from the sea
- Plate of whelk

Choices of main:
- Fried chicken breast with Normandy sauce and fries
- Fish with saffron sauce and basmati rice
- Fish with Honfleur sauce
- Fish with Honfleur sauce

Choices of desert:
- Apple crêpes
- Dish of three scoops of sorbet
- Cottage cheese with red berries coulis

Drinks are included.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Carrousel a Honfleur, Quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur France

And your second guided city tour of the day. As you walk along the cobble stone streets and admire its half-timbered houses, you’ll experience an entirely new side of Normandy.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Le Vieux Bassin, Quai Sainte Catherine, 14600, Honfleur France

The historic buildings and remarkable architecture surrounding a dock and moorings area.

Pass By: Saint Catherine's Church, Rue des Logettes, Honfleur France

Built in the 15th century by shipbuilders , this unique and unsual wooden church is one of the largest in France

Pass By: Greniers a sel de Honfleur, Rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur France

Originally salt warehouses from 17th century and now historical monuments.

Pass By: Les moulieres d'Honfleur, place de la Porte de Rouen, 14600, Honfleur France

Reflect one of the historical roles women played in Honfleur

Pass By: Memorial Samuel de Champlain, La Lieutenance, 14600, Honfleur France

Known as ‘The Father of New France" ,when he founded Quebec City and New France

Stop At: Compagnie des Calvados La Cave Honfleuraise, 19 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur France

And your day isn’t finished just yet! To top off your Norman experience, you’ll visit a cidery, learn about the process of making cider and calvados, followed by a tasting in an enchanting setting surrounded by apple trees (the inspiration behind many of Monet’s paintings).

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: 1st Arrondissement, Paris France

You’ll then enjoy a comfortable ride via minivan back to Paris, arriving at the city center.
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Important Information
Departure Point
2 Rue des Pyramides, 75001 Paris, France
Departure Time
6:45 AM
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Comfortable minivan and roundtrip transport from Paris
  • Guided tour and tasting at a local Norman cidery
  • City tours of Rouen and Honfleur
  • Ticket access to the Museum of Fine Arts in Rouen
  • lunch (French cuisine) at Honfleur : Le Bistrot du Port ou La grenouille, drinks included
  • Service of an experienced driver guide.
  • Entry/Admission - Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen
  • Entry/Admission - Honfleur Normandy Outlet
  • Entry/Admission - Carrousel a Honfleur
  • Entry/Admission - Compagnie des Calvados La Cave Honfleuraise
Exclusions
  • Hotel pick up and drop
  • Gratuities ( optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Tour not suitable for persons with reduced mobility
  • Template Menu at LA GRENOUILLE : Starter : Chicken terrine with vegetables, tomato chutney and curry OR Shelfish plate (3 oysters, welks and periwinkles) OR Pickled mackerel fillet with pickles of red onions Main course : Fillet of lean with zucchini OR Confit lamb shoulder and eggplant OR House made tripes wtih steamed potatoes Desserts : Camembert cheese and green salad OR Pineapple carpaccio, pineapple sorbet or Fresh cream cheese with red fruits sauce Drinks : 1 glass of wine, 1 coffee OR MENU « Estuaire » at LE BISTROT DU PORT Starter : 6 oysters OR Club sandwich « Arlequin » with tomatoes and mozzarella, cream oper OR Home made fish soup Main course : Mussels in white wine and french fries OR Redfish sea bream, in crustacean broth, spinach ravioli OR Pourltry tournedos with vegetables and chif mild red pepcken juice Choice of desserts on site* Drinks : 1 glass of wine, 1 coffee
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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