The Magical French Riviera

Tour Details

With its sunny climate and fabulous scenery, the French Riviera is a byword for style and sophistication – conjuring up images of glamorous resorts, enticing blue sea and famous film festivals. Faded elegant mansions line the beautiful coastline and beautiful villas blend effortlessly with quaint fishing villages and harbour towns.

 

Departing 14th September 2019

7 nights

from £999 per person sharing

 

Price includes:

  • Return flights from Belfast International to Nice with easyJet
  • All airport taxes and security charges
  • 1 piece of checked in 23kg luggage
  • 7 nights accommodation in the 4* Van der Valk Saint Aygulf Hotel
  • French style breakfast and 3 course meals
  • 3 full day tours exploring the region
  • Services of an experienced Travel Solutions tour manager

 

Optional extra:

  • Single room supplement – £175 per person

 

Flight times: (correct at the time of publication)

Outward  10.00 am – arrives 1.35 pm

Return  2.05 pm – arrives 3.45 pm

 

Note: A valid EU member state passport is required for this tour.

This tour requires passport details of all passengers. You can enter them via “Manage my booking” on the Travel Solutions website www.travel-solutions.co.uk.

Accommodation

Van der Valk St. Aygulf Hotel

www.hotelstaygulf.fr/en

Across the street from the beach, relaxed rooms feature en suite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, minibars and free WiFi.

There’s an seafront restaurant with terrace seating. Other amenities include a private beach with a chic bar, as well as 4 meeting rooms.

 



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Itinerary

SATURDAY:

Meet your tour manager at Belfast International Airport and check in. On arrival in Nice transfer to your resort with the rest of your day free to relax.

SUNDAY:

After breakfast you are free to explore Saint Aygulf at leisure.  Take a stroll through the town or sit back and relax in the hotel’s beach club with specular views across the bay of Frejus and Saint Raphael.

MONDAY:

After breakfast, depart to visit the tiny principality of Monaco.  Hob nob with the rich and famous and have your picture taken at the Royal Palace – former home of Princess Grace.  You may want to wander the grand prix track or stroll down to the harbour and mix with the millionaires and their superyachts.  Later you will meet your coach and make your way to your hotel.

TUESDAY:

Today is a free for you to relax around the pool, or a chance to browse the shops in the resort.  The choice is yours.

WEDNESDAY:

After breakfast, depart for Saint Tropez – driving along the coast until we reach the town made famous with the arrival of Brigitte Bardot.  Home to celebrities and millionaires, the once fishing village offers amaze of rambling old lanes in the heart of the old town lined with brightly coloured ochre housed.  Later in the day we visit Port Grimaud, built in true Provencal style around quaint narrow streets and pretty canals before meeting your coach and make your way to your hotel.

THURSDAY:

A free day today.  Relax and explore at leisure.  You may decide to take the local bus into Frejus – a town steeped in roman history.

FRIDAY:

After breakfast, travel into the beautiful countryside.  Drive through the deepest and widest canyon in Europe, the Gorges du Verdon, from Castellane, nestling deep at the bottom of the canyon, pass the lovely 15th century village of Moustier Saint Marie and Draguignan with its labyrinth of narrow street and quirky squares and fountains. Later you will meet your coach and make your way to your hotel.

SATURDAY:

This morning after breakfast and checking out, you will meet your coach and travel to Nice Airport for your return flight home to Belfast.



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Departing 14 Sep 2019

Adult prices from £999

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