Rouen, Honfleur and Deauville
La vallée de la Seine et le XXIème Arrondissement!
Walking tour in the old town of Rouen, Capital of Upper Normandy with its gothic churches and half timbered houses and the old market square where Joan of Arc was burnt at the stake, walking tour from the 'Gros Horloge' street and to the Cathedral and the Saint-Maclou church.
Afternoon visit of the charming port of Honfleur on the Seine estuary, from where the founder of Quebec, Samuel de Champlain and the founder of Louisiana, Cavalier de la Salle set sail. It has inspired many famous painters such as Monet and his master Boudin and is considered as a cradle of the impressionism movement. Visit Saint-Catherine church, entirely made of wood, the vaulting made with the technique of a reversed boat shell.
Drive along the coastal road to discover Trouville and Deauville, smart seaside resorts of the wealthy Parisians, known also for the American film festival and its boardwalk ‘les Planches’. Nicked named the “Paris 21st Arrondissement”, in Deauville can be found downtown and around the casino, fashion store selling famous French brands as in Paris.
- Pick-up from your hotel or apartment in Paris with a deluxe car or van
- English speaking licensed guide
- Private tour "à la carte" (no mixed group), duration: 10h