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Giverny Afternoon Small Group Tour : Monet's House and Gardens & Impressionism Museum

Giverny Afternoon Small Group Tour : Monet's House and Gardens & Impressionism Museum


On this small group half day trip from Paris, discover one of the most beautiful garden in France. Your guide meet you at your hotel in Paris. Take aboard a luxury vehicle for a ride around about one hour to Giverny. ​ Thanks to skip the line access, the guide shares the calm and almost other worldly beauty of Claude Monet’s Home and Gardens. Learn about the famous Impressionist and enjoy to explore inside his colored home, stroll along the charming paths of his flower garden, and admire the water garden with the little green bridge and lake full of his famous water lilies. ​ The House and Gardens of Claude Monet in Giverny Pierce the secrets of one of the pillars of Impressionism, Claude Monet. Leader of the pictorial movement of the 19th century, he brought a wind a change to academic representative art introducing heightened perception, emotions and light. The painter devoted more than forty years of his life to one of his finest masterpieces: his garden in Giverny The Clos Normand The artist gardener sought to transform a simple orchard into magnificent colorful garden: Japanese cherry trees, flowerbeds of nasturtiums, tulips and roses, an explosion of colors for each season. The Water Garden Wander through the romantic water garden, with its famous Japanese bridge, the wisterias, the water-lilies pond, the weeping willows and irises... Behold this living picture with its profusion of reflected light and colors. The House Visit the master's charming pink house where a family atmosphere reigned. Discover the painter's everyday life surrounded by eight children: the drawing room, the pantry, the bedroom, the study, the dining room and the beautiful kitchen...Admire his collection of Japanese prints, another source of inspiration. The Studio End your visit with the big studio where the famous water-lilies paintings saw the light of day. These paintings are exhibited at the Orangerie Museum in Paris The Musée des Impressionnismes in Giverny A fine tribute to all the impressionists in the world, discover the Musée des Impressionnismes and its garden in Giverny. This Museum presents the history of the emblematic artistic movement in a futuristic listed garden. Designed by the landscape architect Mark Rudkin this contemporary garden has been listed as an Outstanding garden in 2009 and bears many references to impressionist colors and themes. The permanent exhibition entitled "Autour de Claude Monet" offers an insight into "the influence of the works of Claude Monet on his contemporaries and on succeeding generations". This gallery pays tribute to one of the founders of the movement. Beautifully designed, these temporary exhibitions, present different perspectives of the Impressionist movement. After the visit, transfer to Paris. Your guide drop you off at your accommodation in Paris.

What's included ?

  • Small Group Guided Half Day Trip
  • Exclusive Services
  • Licensed Professional driver Guide
  • Skip the line & Priority Admission tickets
  • Hotel Pick up & Drop off
  • Transport by luxury A/C minibus
Mon., Wed., Fri., Tue., Thu.
5 hours
165,00 € / Person