France Heritage Travel Culture Tour
with English speaking French professional guides specializing in the history of French impressionism.
|Tour Artist:||English speaking French professional guides specializing in the history of French impressionism.|
|Duration :||19 days|
A tour which takes you to many of the (now) historic sites and scenes which so influenced the French impressionist painters.
In Paris, not only the great collections, but in the surrounding areas the valleys of the rivers Seine, Oise, Loing. You will learn also about the pre-impressionists when visting the Loing valley, as well as have lunch in Renoir's favourite bistrot in Chatou.
In Rouen, the emphasis is on Monet who lived and painted in nearby Giverny for 43 years, but you will also visit Honfleur and Le Havre, as well as discover the importance of Boudin.
In Aix, the emphasis will be obviously on Cezanne and Van Gogh, not forgetting the great landmark of the Sainte Victoire.
In Nice, you visit the Cheret museum, the home of Renoir in Cagnes, and the town of Menton painted by the impressionists. The last day culminates with an unforgettable guided tour of the celebrated Monte-Carlo Casino.
(The tour takes place at the time of the Normandy Impressionist Festival 2020)
Paris (6 nights), Rouen (5 nights), Aix-en-Provence (4 nights, Nice (4 nights)
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