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New FOR 2017 Sanary-sur-Mer & the cote d’azur A new tour based in the charming coastal resort of Sanary-sur-Mer. Explore the delightful Provencal towns and villages along this beautiful coastline. See Cassis, Hyères and St. Tropez, plus Aix-en-Provence – ‘city of a thousand fountains’. Day 1 Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to northern France for an overnight stay. Day 2 Drive south to the Provencal resort town of Sanary-sur-Mer for a six-night stay at the 4-star hotel Soleil et Jardin. B Day 3 Bandol & cassis Today we head to Bandol, famed for its fine red wines, often served cold. Wander the tree-lined promenade and admire the yachts in the bustling harbour. We continue to Cassis, which has managed to retain the old-world charm of a small fishing village – perfect for sitting with a coffee watching the world go by. The area is famous for the impressive inlets and white cliffs of the Calanques, standing high above the beautiful turquoise sea. B Day 4 aix-en-Provence Enjoy the delightful former capital of Provence, Aix-en-Provence, known as the ‘city of a thousand fountains’. Explore the medieval centre with its charming streets and lanes, leading to squares lined with grand buildings. This was the home to the artist, Paul Cézanne, and his legacy can be found throughout the city. Watch the world go by from a pavement café on the elegant treelined Cours Mirabeau. B Day 5 Sanary-sur-Mer Full day to relax and enjoy Sanarysur Mer, with its pretty pink and white buildings and medieval tower. This charming little seaside town boasts a pretty, colourful harbour, lined with cafés, restaurants and bars. Wednesday is market day – browse for souvenirs. B Day 6 Saint Tropez & Bormes les Mimosas Today, we offer an excursion to the playground of the rich. We head first to Saint Tropez, favoured resort and inspiration for so many artists. The town has managed to retain a charming ambience, despite its popularity. See the pretty Quai Jean-Jaurès, lined with pretty painted houses. For a contrast, we later visit Bormes les Mimosas, a medieval hill-top village, offering magnificent views across the coast. B Day 7 HyèresWe head to Hyères, regarded as one of the oldest resorts on the French Riviera. Stroll down the palm-tree lined promenade and admire the fine Belle Epoque architecture. B Day 8 To northern France for an overnight stay. B Day 9 Return home. B Included Meals: B=Breakfast For full hotel and itinerary details visit www.leger.co.uk/tours/fsc 9 days from £859 Includes... • 8 nights hotel with continental breakfast • Excursions & visits: ✓ Sanary-sur-Mer ✓ Bandol ✓ Cassis ✓ Aix-en-Provence ✓ Hyères Plus... • Optional excursion: • Saint Tropez • Local joining points (see page 195 for your nearest) HISTORY & cULTURe Sanary-sur-Mer Your Hotels You will stay for six nights at the 4-star Soleil et Jardin Hotel in the beautiful coastal town of Sanarysur Mer. The hotel is situated only a five-minute walk from the heart of the resort and the pretty restaurant-lined harbour. The hotel does not have a restaurant but there are endless dining options in the resort. Overnight stays in northern France will be in city-style hotels. STaY & eXPLORe Cassis Saint Tropez Silver Service Tour Code: 9FSCV Jun 10 2017 £919 Sep 23 2017 £939 Oct 14 2017 £859 Jun 9 2018 £949 Sep 22 2018 £969 Oct 13 2018 £889 Extras: optional excursions; travel insurance essential, see page 4 for details; single room supplement £299. FRaNce Visit www.leger.co.uk for 100s of great-value touring holidays 55


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