OUR ITINERARIESParis, the Loire Valley, Normandy, and Beyond
Welcome to Northern France!
French Side Travel organizes upscale, custom tours in northern France. Experience its stimulating mix of culture, history, and gastronomy lead by our expert travel designers.
There is plenty to see and do. Sample wine and tour the châteaux of the Loire Valley Visitors looking for charming, lesser-known regions will love Alsace. History enthusiasts won’t want to miss Normandy’s D-Day beaches or spectacular Mont-Saint-Michel. Wherever you go there is excellent wine to be sampled. Major wine regions include Burgundy, Champagne, and Alsace. Paris, the City of Light, is a must-see for any visitor to France as a capital brimming with history and culture. Find out for yourself why visitors have been flocking to it for centuries.
The tours below are designed to inspire. Speak with a travel expert today for a custom tour.
Châteaux and Wine in the Elegant Loire Valley
The stunning Loire Valley doesn’t disappoint. Visit the incomparable Château d’Amboise, Château de Chenonceau, and Château de Chambord. After touring the former homes of royalty, you’ll feel like royalty yourself when settling in at night in a 4-star château-hôtel in charming Amboise. Sample the fine wines of the Loire, the largest and most-diverse of France’s wine-producing regions.
Art de Vivre 5 days From 2,499 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Exclusive Private Tour of Paris
This tour is for those looking for the crème de la crème of luxury Parisian experiences. Enjoy a private guided tour of Paris and the Château of Versailles. Eat your way through the Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighborhood and find out just what makes French bread, pastries, and chocolate so good. Catch dinner and a show at the famed Lido cabaret. The next day is packed with a market tour and cooking class with a local chef, a romantic evening river cruise, and dinner at the footsteps of the Eiffel Tower.
Charm and Luxury 5 Days From 3,299 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Our Classic Tour of the City of Lights
This is our classic tour of the City of Light. Go for a Seine River cruise before lunch above Paris at the Eiffel Tower’s restaurant. See a cabaret show at the Moulin Rouge. There’s free time to allow you to explore the city’s fine museums, dynamic neighborhoods, or indulge in some luxury shopping. Don’t mistake classic to mean ordinary though. You will live experiences that the average visitor can only dream of.
Art of Living and Culture 5 Days From 1,999 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Private Discovery of Normandy
Normandy is one of France’s most famous regions and a perennial favorite of visitors. It’s attracted Americans since WWII, for whom it conjures up images of sacrifice and honor. This tour takes you for a full day to the D-Day landing beaches and the cemeteries. There’s a lot more to Normandy too. It has a magical coast that inspired the Impressionists. There are wonderful cheeses, ciders, and Calvados apple brandies to sample. Mont-Saint-Michel is a true wonder.
Off the Beaten Path 5 days From 1,899 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Normandy and Royal Châteaux in Style
Visit northern France in comfort and style while staying in the most luxurious château-hôtels that Normandy and the Loire Valley have to offer. You’ll think you’re in a French fairytale. Tour the D-Day landing beaches and see the spectacular Mont-Saint-Michel. The magnificent Loire Valley châteaux are next on the itinerary. A private guide shows you the imposing Château de Chambord and the iconic Château d’Amboise. The trip ends with a hot air balloon ride over the Valley of Kings rounding out this unforgettable experience.
Charm and Luxury 10 days From 6,999 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Luxury Short Visit to the Loire Valley
Get to know the Loire Valley in 5 days. This luxury tour mixes the must-sees with gourmet stops. Visit the simply unmissable Château de Chambord & Château de Chenonceau, as well as the royal town of Amboise. And don’t forget about Loire wine and cheese.
Charm and Luxury 5 days From 3,299 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Eat, Drink, and Experience the Authentic Paris and Loire Valley
Discover highlights of Paris and the charming scenery, rich cultural heritage, and gastronomy of the Loire Valley. Cycle around the Château de Chenonceau, learn about Leonardo da Vinci at the Château du Clos Lucé, and walk through the Château de Villandry’s gardens. In Paris the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Louvre await.
Art and Living 10 days From 5,599 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Gastronomy Tour in Paris, Champagne & Bordeaux
Discover the French gastronomy on a tour of Paris and the Champagne and Bordeaux regions! Our local guides and producers will let you in on the secrets of the culinary specialties in France. This trip is all about food tours, wine or cheese tastings and delicious dinners.
Charm and Luxury 10 days From 5,399 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote
Culture and Wine Tour in Paris, Normandy & Champagne
Discover history and vineyards in France! You will spend a few days in Paris and visit the capital’s most famous sights. How about a night tour in a traditional oldtimer or a dinner cruise on the Seine? You cannot not fall in love with the City of Lights. After a few days in Paris, you will visit Normandy and its historic battlefields and cemeteries from WWII.
Charm and Luxury 10 days 3,999 €Ask us for a quote Ask us for a quote