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FRanCE 58 Call one of our helpful travel advisers now on 01709 385 673 Highlights of Provence & the Dordogne Discover the splendour and lifestyle that attracts so many Britons to these beautiful regions of France. Day 1 Local departure by coach or ‘Pont d’Avignon’. B,D Door-to-Door service, then to the Day 5 Cassis Today, we offer an Paris area for an overnight stay. excursion to the lovely seaside Day 2 Continue south to Orange, resort of Cassis, with its picturesque Provence, for a four-night stay. B,D fishing port and town square where Day 3 aix-en-Provence you will have free time to explore Visit the delightful former capital of and maybe enjoy a relaxing drink in Provence, known as ‘the city of a one of the cafés overlooking the thousand fountains’. B,D pretty harbour. B,D Day 4 Pont du Gard Day 6 nîmes En route to the & avignon Today, why not join a Dordogne region, we make a short visit, first to see the Pont du Gard, visit to Nîmes, founded by Emperor an impressive aqueduct dating back Augustus in the 2nd century AD. to 19BC and now a UNESCO Some call Nîmes the ‘Rome of World Heritage Site, then the walled France’, on account of its arena, city of Avignon, whose Palais des similar to the Colosseum. Continue Papes (Palace of the Popes) dates to Rocamadour for a two-night stay. back to when Avignon was the B,D residence of the Pope. See also the Day 7 Sarlat & Rocamadour Pont St. Bénézet, the famous We head to the charming town of broken bridge also referred to as the Sarlat in the Perigord-Noir, a fascinating town with some of the best-preserved medieval buildings in France. In the afternoon, we return to Rocamadour for time at leisure. Spectacularly perched on a limestone cliff overlooking the gorge of the River Alzou, Rocamadour is an important pilgrimage site for the French. B,D Day 8 To the Paris area for an overnight stay. Tonight, you can enjoy an evening excursion, visiting the Latin Quarter with its vibrant atmosphere. B Day 9 Return home. B Included Meals: B=Breakfast, D=Dinner For full hotel and itinerary details visit www.leger.co.uk/tours/fpd Includes... • 8 nights hotel with continental breakfast & 6 evening meals • Excursions & visits: ✓ Aix-en-Provence ✓ Nîmes ✓ Sarlat ✓ Rocamadour Plus... • Optional excursions & visits: • Pont du Gard & Avignon • Pont St Bénézet & Palais des Papes • Cassis • Paris Latin Quarter • Local joining points (see page 195 for your nearest) HISTORY & CULTURE Pont du Gard Your Hotels Nîmes Silver Service Tour Code: 9FPDV May 20 2017 £929 Jul 22 2017 £919 Sep 30 2017 £819 May 19 2018 £959 Jul 21 2018 £949 Sep 29 2018 £849 Luxuria Tour Code: 9FPDX Apr 7 2018 £999 Extras: optional excursions; travel insurance essential, see page 4 for details; single room supplement £189. You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Mercure Orange, just over a mile from the centre of Orange. You will then stay at the 2-star Hotel du Lion d’Or in Rocamadour for two nights. Due to demand, we may also use the Hotel Relais Amadourien in Rocamadour. Overnight stays in the Paris area will be in city-style hotels. 9 days from £819 View of Rocamadour TOUR & EXPLORE


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