France & Italy Tour

FRANCE & ITALY PRIVATE VAN TOUR – 9 Nights/10 Days

France & Italy Private Van Tour

Destinations Information :Marseille – Corniche des Crêtes – La Ciotat – Toulon – La Seyne – Le Lavandou – Fréjus – French Riviera – Estérelcorniche – Saint-Raphael – Cannes – Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat – Nice – Monaco – San Remo – Genova – Portofino peninsula – Forte deiMarmi – Pisa – Lucca – Carrara – Sarzana – Florence.

Duration

  •  9 Nights accommodation in 3 Star Hotel with continental breakfast.

Journey includes

  •  9 Nights accommodation in 3 Star Hotel with continental breakfast.
  •  Mini Van as per itinerary.
  •  Guided city tour of Marseille.
  •  Orientation tour of Toulon.
  •  Orientation tour of Frejus.
  •  Orientation tour of Cannes.
  •  Orientation tour of Nice.
  •  Orientation tour of Monaco.
  •  Visit to Monte Carlo Casino.
  •  Visit to Oceanography Museum.
  •  Guided city tour of Genova.
  •  Visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa.
  •  Guided city tour of Lucca.
  •  Visit to Carrara.
  •  Visit to Sarzanello Fortress.
  •  Guided city tour of Florence.

Journey Excludes
  •  3 EURO tip per person per day.
  •  Cost of Basic Travel Quota (BTQ) equivalent to USD 10,000.
  •  No Porterage included.
  •  Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure. The tour price is subject to increase without notice if this rate changes substantially prior to the departure of your tour.
  •  Any expenses of personal nature such as laundry, wines, mineral water, food and drink not in the regular menu provided by us pay TV, mini-bar, telephone calls, etc.
  •  All Meals
  •  Cost of excursions, city sightseeing, entrance fees and local guides other than that mentioned in “Tour Cost Includes”.
  •  Airfare & airport tax.
  •  Visa Fees.
  •  Travel insurance.
  •  NOTE:-
  •  Passengers joining this tour must travel to / from the hub city at their own expense.
  •  Due to major international events and trade fairs throughout Europe such as air-show, world athletic meet, ice skating championships, motor show, Tour de France, etc. the hotels may be blocked out more than 2 years in advance. In view of this you may have to stay in hotels further away from the cities/ different city and the itinerary may have to be altered /amended.
  •  We also reserve the right to substitute a hotel of similar class if it is deemed advisable or necessary.
  •  For the convenience of our passengers we will sometimes amend/alter the itinerary. However all the services will remain the same.
  •  TOUR DEPARTURES:-
  •  On request – please book at least 3-6 months ahead.
Day-1 Marseille – La Ciotat

Your personal driver-guide collects you from Marseille international airport. Marseille city tour: old port tour. Spectacular cliff road between Cassis and La Ciotat (Corniche des Crêtes). Overnight in La Ciotat.

Day-2 La Ciotat – Toulon – Frejus

Toulon bay drive. Les Sablettes beach. La Seyne fishing port. Mont FarontCorniche. Le Lavandou region. Saint-Tropez holiday resort. Overnight in Frejus area.

Day-3 Frejus – Cannes – Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat

Charming French Riviera route. Estérelcorniche (cliff road). Saint-Raphaël. Cannes sights. 2 nights in Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat.

Day-4 Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat – Nice – Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat

Visit the baroque city of Nice. Plateau Saint-Michel tour. Overnight in Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat..

Day-5 Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat – Monaco – San Remo

Monaco tour, including Oceanography Museum (one of the world’s most famous aquariums), cathedral, Place du Palais. Monte Carlo sights: casinos, charming seafront location. Corniche coastal road to San Remo. Overnight in San Remo.

Day-6 San Remo – Genova – Forte deiMarmi

Riviera Ligure scenic drive. Genova cathedral. Portofino peninsula. Castle San Giorgio. S.Rocco Panorama. 4 nights in Forte deiMarmi.

Day-7 Forte deiMarmi – Pisa – Forte deiMarmi

Day tour to Pisa, calm and pleasant town with splendid buildings recalling the past grandeur of the Pisan Republic. Tour of Piazza delDuomo, the Leaning Tower and the Baptistery. 2nd night in Forte deiMarmi.

Day-8 Forte deiMarmi – Lucca – Forte deiMarmi

Lucca historic city walk. Visit Duomo and S. Michele in Foro churches. 3rd night in Forte deiMarmi.

Day-9 Forte deiMarmi – Carrara – Sarzana – Forte deiMarmi

Carrara impressive marble quarries. Sarzana cathedral (marble altarpiece) and Sarzanello fortress (1322). 4th night in Forte deiMarmi.

Day-10 Forte deiMarmi – Florence

Guided tour of Florence. Drop-off at Firenze airport. This is the end of your “France Italy Tour”.