Honfleur and the Pays d'Auge Small Group Excursion

An Exclusive Experience to discover the unique beauty of Normandy: from the charming port of Honfleur to the countryside: Old romantic half-timbered houses, apple orchards, stud farms...
A charming day in Normandy.

INCLUDED :
> Small Group Tour - 9 hours

> Exclusive services

> Licensed Professional Driver Guide

> Guided Visit of Honfleur

> Local products tasting

> Guided Visit of the Pays d'Auge

> Hotel pick up & drop off

HIGHLIGHTS
Small group tour : Individual attention and quality time.

Local professional guide : Experts and passionate story tellers.

Pick up & Drop off included.

Honfleur: Enjoy this pleasant fishing port, its narrow cobbled streets,  its artists and art galleries.

Local Product tasting: Appreciate the local specialties with a tasting of Calvados, Pommeau and cider.

Pays d'Auge : let yourself be carried away by the authenticity of the villages of the Norman countryside, the landscapes of orchards, the horse races, the half-timbered houses.

Duration : 9h  ​Starting point: Hotel pick up  Running days: from Mon. to Fri.   Departure Time: 08:00 am
DESCRIPTION
On this small group day trip from Paris, discover the charming port city of Honfleur and the Norman Countryside Pays d'Auge. Your guide meet you at your hotel in Paris. Take aboard a luxury vehicle for a ride around about two hours to Honfleur.
Honfleur

The city of painters - one unique atmosphere and one crazy charm and will seduce you certainly. Discover the special light which inspired many painters such Eugène Boudin whose famous sky-scapes explored the changing skies of Honfleur. Stroll through the town in the footsteps of those masters. Discover its picturesque streets and narrow houses covered with slate.

Honfleur knew how to preserve the richness of its history, its authenticity. Irresistible, Honfleur is a unique site for lovers of originality.
Your guide accompanies you between strolls and discovering the cultural and artistic heritage. Honfleur enchants with its cobbled lanes, half-timbered facades, small shops, charming hotels and typical restaurants.
Dating from the 15th century, St. Catherine's Church was built by the inhabitants of the city after the departure of the English.
Classified "Historical Monument" in 1879, it is the largest church of France built in wood with a separate steeple.

The Saint Siméon Farm

In1854, Boudin moved to The Saint Siméon Farm on the heights overlooking Honfleur, charmed by its beauty and the view of the Le Havre estuary. The inn became a famous place of artistic expression. A merry band of artists gathered around the table of Mother Toutain: Daubigny, Courbet, Bazille, Guillement, Lépine, Hamelin...

Before the lunch, enjoy a local product tasting: Calvados, Cider or Pommeau

Enjoy a lunch in Honfleur, before visiting the Pays d'Auge.

 

Pays d’Auge

 

From Pont l'Evêque to Beuvron en Auge, explore the Normandy countryside. revisit the equestrian and racecourse scenes of Degas, or the bucolic scenes depicted by Boudin. Smell the scents of the Clos Normand and of Cézanne's orchards.

Pays d'Auge is a haven of greenery to produce Calvados, Cider or Pommeau

 

 

After the visit, transfer to Paris. Your guide drop you off at your accommodation in Paris.

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult - Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

  • Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions

  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

  • Hotel pickups begins approximately 30 - 45 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.

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