WORLD HERITAGE: VEZELAY & FONTENAY ABBEY - Private day trip from Paris

Cultural & Theme Tours in Vézelay

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Far from the classic tourist circuits, you will discover magical places where culture and history mix with spiruality. If you had only one day to spend outside Paris, it is undoubtedly this one that we will advise you.06:00 am: Pick-up at your hotel for a private transfer to GARE de LYON06:49 am: Departure by TGV (speed train) to MONTBARD07:53 am: arrival and meet and greet by your local guide driver for assistance.En route to the hills of VEZELAY: Visit ofthe sanctuary.11:30 am: continuation to the charming village of Noyers sur Serein and lunch in a charming restaurant02:00 pm: continuation to the abbay of FONTENAY :Cistercian abbey of the 12th century, Fontenay is breathtaking for its beauty and conversation intact. If you can ignore tourists, close your eyes and you have jumped 800 years back.04:30 pm: back to the train sation05:37 pm: departure by TGV (speed traint) to PARIS06/39 pm: arrival in PARIS and transfer to your hotel
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris, Ile-de-FranceOur driver will pick you up early at your hotel to drive you to the Gare de Lyon and board for the TGV (high speed train) scheduled at 6:49. An hour to relax on the train and you have already arrived. Get to know your local friendly guide who will introduce you to the treasures of the region. Our goal is really that you can experience the "French way of life".Duration: 1 hourStop At: Office de Tourisme de Vezelay, Vezelay, Yonne, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Vézelay is a major site of Christendom and a charming hilltop village. The climb to the basilica is almost a rite of passage. Over the centuries many artists and writers have found inspiration here. Spiritual, literary or poetic – the essence of Romanesque art prevails...Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Office de Tourisme de Noyers, Noyers-sur-Serein, Yonne, Bourgogne-Franche-ComteNoyers sur Serein is a charming medieval village. Lunch in a restaurant and walk around by yourself.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Abbaye de Fontenay, Montbard, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-ComteCistercian abbey of the 12th century, Fontenay is breathtaking for its beauty and conversation intact. If you can ignore tourists, close your eyes and you have jumped 800 years back.Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Lunch - three courses menu
  • R/T train tickets by TGV to/from Vezelay
  • Pickup and drop-off from/to your hotel in Parq
  • Driver/ Guide for assistance
  • Tickets admission for the visits
  • all taxes and fees
  • Entry/Admission - Paris Gare de Lyon
  • Entry/Admission - Office de Tourisme de Vezelay
  • Entry/Admission - Office de Tourisme de Noyers
  • Entry/Admission - Abbaye de Fontenay

What’s not included

  • Drinks
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