London, Paris & Normandy

September 21, 2019 to October 2, 2019

Join us on this custom tour of London, Paris and Normandy. You’ll enjoy four nights in London with a panoramic city tour including the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace, you’ll also to Windsor to see Windsor Castle and the historic site of Stonehenge. You then travel by Eurostar train to Paris for three nights. Paris highlights include Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower and a Paris tour at night. You’ll have plenty of free time in London and Paris to explore all the wonderful shopping, museums and cafes.

Enroute to Normandy we visit the Palace of Versailles and its incredible Hall of Mirrors. Two nights in Normandy will encompass the Normandy Beaches, American Cemetery and a wonderful farm-to-table dinner. As you head back to Paris, a visit to Monet’s house and gardens in Giverny is a true pleasure. Your guide will be Insight Vacations Tour Director John Bromage. John was born in London, met his American wife Gigi in Paris, and has lived in Normandy for the past 15 years. John is also Insights’ leading WWI and WWII historian and guide. Join us for this incredible tour!

Your journey begins aboard a motorcoach transfer from select cities to Chicago O’Hare, where you will board your overnight flight to Europe.

Your group is met and transferred to your hotel. Your afternoon is at leisure to explore. Later, join your travel director for welcome drinks and a relaxed evening of dinner and wine at a local restaurant.

Hotel: Amba Marble Arch Hotel (or similar)
Meal: Welcome Dinner

This morning you enjoy a panoramic orientation tour by motorcoach. Meet your local guide for a visit of St. Paul’s Cathedral. Continue to Buckingham Palace for the Changing of the Guard, availability permitting. This afternoon you are at your leisure to explore this city.

Hotel: Amba Marble Arch Hotel (or similar)
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

Today you are at your leisure to explore London.

Hotel: Amba Marble Arch Hotel (or similar)
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

This morning you visit the oldest and largest occupied castle in world and home to British kings and queens for over 1,000 years. Continue to the ancient stone circle of Stonehenge is an amazing feat of engineering and the most important prehistoric site in England. Take a step inside the Neolithic houses and visit the fascinating exhibition with ancient treasures dating back thousands of years.

This evening, dine at a local restaurant in London.

Hotel: Amba Marble Arch Hotel (or similar)
Meal: Buffet Breakfast, Dinner

In the morning, transfer to London’s St. Pancras Station to board the high-speed Eurostar to Paris. You are at your leisure. This evening, enjoy dinner and a Paris by night orientation tour with your travel director.

Hotel: Le Meridien Etoile Hotel (or similar)
Meals: Buffet Breakfast, Dinner

This morning join your travel director to visit Notre Dame and the Eiffel Tower. The afternoon is at your leisure.

Hotel: Le Meridien Etoile Hotel (or similar)
Meals: Buffet Breakfast

Today you are at your leisure to explore Paris. (BB)

Hotel: Le Meridien Etoile Hotel (or similar)
Meals: Buffet Breakfast

This morning, discover how French rulers lived over the centuries by stepping into the private rooms of the Palace of Versailles with a local expert. Continue to Normandy.

This evening, dine in a local restaurant.

Hotel: Novotel Caen Cote de Nacre (or similar)
Meals: Buffet Breakfast, Dinner

Travel past Juno and Gold beaches, which both played a part in the 1944 Normandy landings. Visit the D-Day museum and spend a few reflective moments at the American Military Cemetery of Saint-Laurent near Omaha Beach. Follow the Route of the Rangers and visit the bunkers and the Rangers Memorial at Pointe du Hoc.

This evening you’ll enjoy a delicious farm-to-table dinner prepared with locally-sourced ingredients and served with wines from the local region.

Hotel: Novotel Caen Cote de Nacre (or similar)
Meals: Buffet Breakfast, Dinner

This morning we leave Normandy to return to Paris. Enroute you will travel to Giverny to visit the Monet’s House and Gardens and enjoy a stroll around the area with your travel director.

Hotel: Milennium Hotel Paris, Charles de Gaulle Airport
Meals: Buffet Breakfast, Celebration Dinner

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before making your way by hotel shuttle to the airport for your flight home. Upon arrival at Chicago O’Hare, your motorcoach transfer will return you to your original pick-up point.

Meals: Buffet Breakfast


Air-Inclusive Package Transportation Inclusions

  • Round-trip motorcoach transportation to Chicago O’Hare airport from select locations
  • Round-trip air from Chicago O’Hare to London, and return from Paris, France including current air taxes and fees
  • Round-trip airport/hotel transfers in London and Paris

Hotel Accommodations:

10 nights in 4-star hotels
  • Four nights in London at Amba Marble Arch Hotel (or similar)
  • Three nights in Paris at Le Meridien Etoile Hotel (or similar)
  • Two nights in Normandy at Novotel Caen Cote de Nacre (or similar)
  • One night in Paris at Hotel Villa Lara or Millennium Hotel Paris, Charles de Gaulle Airport
 Hotel accommodations for 10 nights include hotel service charges, taxes and luggage handling. Similar hotels may be substituted.

Meals

  • Daily breakfast buffet
  • Five dinners including a welcome dinner and three 4-course dinners

Sightseeing and Services

  • Luxury air-conditioned 40-seat coach with extended leg room and onboard restroom for transportation and sightseeing
  • Train trip from London to Paris aboard the high-speed Eurostar train
  • Premium Experiences Including:
    • London: City tour including St. Paul’s Cathedral visit; Buckingham Palace Changing of the Guard
    • Windsor: Visit Windsor Castle
    • Stonehenge: Visit the prehistoric site
    • Eurostar Train: Travel by rail aboard the high-speed Eurostar train from London to Paris
    • Paris: Paris by night tour; Paris tour including Notre Dame Cathedral and the Eiffel Tower visits
    • Palace of Versailles
    • Normandy: D Day Museum, American Cemetery, Omaha Beach, Pointe du Hoc
    • Giverny: Visit the beautiful home and Gardens of Monet
  • Headset for guided sightseeing visits and walking tours
  • Escorted by an Insight Vacations professional local Tour Director, John Bromage
  • Professional tour manager from Fox World Travel*
  • Customized, informative travel documents

Not Included: Travel Insurance, gratuities for airport porters, tour guides, motorcoach drivers, meals (other than those included in the package), optional excursions that may be offered, trip cancellation insurance, and any items of a personal nature and anything not specifically listed as included in the package price.

* A minimum number of passengers are required for the Fox World Travel tour manager to accompany this group. If the minimum is not met, the tour will still include a professional local guide in the destination.  Hotels, tour itinerary and tour inclusions are subject to change.

Tour-Only

Tour Only
Arrange your own airfare
Based on double occupancy

Air-Inclusive

Tour and air included
Airfare from Chicago
Based on double occupancy

Single Supplement: $1,260.00
Initial Deposit: $400.00 per person.
Final Payment Due:
 No later than June 19, 2019

*Above base pricing is per person based on double occupancy. All air taxes and fees of $668.50 per person are included and subject to change. 

Insight Early Booking discount: $385.00 per person if paid by November 28, 2018

Insight Past Passenger Discount: $185.00 per person available for those who have traveled with Insight Vacations or sister companies, Uniworld, Brendan Vacations, Trafalgar or Contiki, within the last 5 years.

Flights from Chicago are pending

This package includes air that has not yet been assigned, the identity of the carrier, which may include the carrier’s code-share partner, will be assigned and disclosed at a later date.

Please note: Flight schedules are subject to change and FWT has no control over flight changes, delays or cancellations.  Tickets will be non-refundable once issued. Changes will be subject to a fee plus any fare difference. Additional restrictions may apply. A minimum number of passengers is needed for the group air. Checked baggage fees may apply.

Pricing and flight options from other cities available upon request.

Optional Insurance

Cancellation and travel protection is strongly recommended. Fox World Travel offers several plans with Travel Guard Insurance. Details and rates can be obtained from your travel consultant.

Cancellation Penalties

  • From date of deposit to June 19, 2019: Initial deposit of $400.00 per person
  • June 20 – July 18, 2019:  50% per person penalty + applicable airline fees
  • July 19 – August 16, 2019: 75% per person penalty + applicable airline fees
  • August 17, 2019 to 0 days prior to travel: No refund

Air is non-refundable once ticketed. 

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