Royal Family Escapade: Paris, Versailles & Loire Valley

Paris, Versailles, Loire Valley, France
9 nights private tour from GBP £7,700

Discover magnificent Paris, the majestic Chateaux of the Loire Valley, and the opulence of Versailles on this private family travel itinerary offers an exclusive blend of luxury, culture, and adventure. Immerse yourself in the timeless beauty of the City of Light, indulge in macaron-making classes, and embark on vintage car tours. Float above the Chateaux in a hot air balloon, uncover the secrets of Versailles with after-hours tours, and witness the mesmerizing fountain and firework show.

Royal Family Escapade Paris Versailles Loire Valley
At a glance
  • Experience the epitome of family-friendly luxury accommodations at renowned establishments such as Hotel de Crillon, Airelles Chateau de Versailles, and Les Sources des Cheverny.

  • Uncover the hidden treasures of France with private and exclusive experiences, including a scavenger hunt at the Louvre, a private Seine River cruise, a traditional Royal Feast at Le Grand Controle and an after-hours exclusive tour of Versailles.

  • Float above the Chateaux of the Loire Valley in a private sunset hot air balloon ride, offering breathtaking views and unforgettable memories.

     

  • Engage in a macaron-making class, where you'll learn the art of crafting these delicate treats.

Journey highlights
  • Experience the epitome of family-friendly luxury accommodations at renowned establishments such as Hotel de Crillon, Airelles Chateau de Versailles, and Les Sources des Cheverny.

  • Uncover the hidden treasures of France with private and exclusive experiences, including a scavenger hunt at the Louvre, a private Seine River cruise, a traditional Royal Feast at Le Grand Controle and an after-hours exclusive tour of Versailles.

  • Float above the Chateaux of the Loire Valley in a private sunset hot air balloon ride, offering breathtaking views and unforgettable memories.

     

  • Engage in a macaron-making class, where you'll learn the art of crafting these delicate treats.

Our tailor made journeys include:
  • Your dedicated Travel Consultant who will take care of arrangements
  • Private international airport transfers in destination
  • Your own private, English-speaking local guides
  • Unique experiences, hand-picked by our Journeys team
  • Entrance to must-see local sites
  • Dedicated 24/7 team providing in-country support and guidance
  • Complimentary access to My Scott Dunn – industry-leading travel app providing pre-departure information and in-journey support

When to visit

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With moderate winters and summers, this is a perfect place to visit in the Spring, Summer and Autumn. A spring in France provides the right climate for the picturesque green hills with pretty flowers and calm weather. April showers occur on occasion, but it is nothing an umbrella cannot handle. Spring and summer are especially lovely because of the beauty that these seasons bestow upon the French countryside, however, the Autumn months make travel and site seeing very doable - even with the occasional drizzle and chillier conditions in the evenings as the end of the Autumn draws in.

Itinerary

Day 1-5

Paris, France

Immerse yourself in the epitome of elegance and sophistication as you embark on a luxurious journey through the captivating city of Paris. Over the course of four enchanting nights, Hotel de Crillon, a Rosewood Hotel, will serve as your opulent home away from home, offering impeccable service and timeless charm. Indulge in the following extraordinary experiences carefully curated to create cherished memories for you and your family.

 

Embark on a mesmerizing Panoramic Evening Tour in a Vintage Car with Montmartre, where you will traverse the city's charming streets and take in the breathtaking views of iconic landmarks illuminated against the night sky. Allow the beauty of the Louvre to come alive as you partake in a thrilling scavenger hunt, engaging your family in an exciting quest to discover the museum's hidden treasures. Following this enlightening adventure, revel in the enchantment of a Private Seine River Cruise with Eiffel Tower, where you will be treated to panoramic views of Paris' iconic skyline while savoring delectable delicacies.

 

Explore the world of art in a truly unique manner with a visit to the Atelier des Lumieres glowing art exhibit, where you will be surrounded by stunning digital art projections that bring masterpieces to life. Engage your senses on a Seine River E-bike Tour, allowing you and your family to effortlessly glide along the banks of the Seine River, taking in the city's picturesque views. To add a touch of sweetness to your Parisian experience, embark on a private class dedicated to mastering the art of creating delectable macarons, indulging in a true gastronomic delight.

Accommodation: Hotel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel ( 4 nights )
Day 5-8

Loire Valley, France

Head onwards to the idyllic Loire Valley, a region renowned for its enchanting châteaux and breathtaking landscapes. At Les Sources des Cheverny, a luxurious retreat nestled amidst vineyards and countryside, you will find tranquility and respite. Experience the Loire Valley's natural splendor from a unique perspective during a Private Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride Over the Châteaux, where you will witness the golden hues of the setting sun as it casts a warm glow over the magnificent castles below.

 

Embark on private luxury guided driving tours of the majestic Château de Chambord and the romantic Château de Chenonceau, where your family will be immersed in the rich history and architectural grandeur of these iconic landmarks. Discover hidden tales and fascinating anecdotes as you wander through their opulent halls and manicured gardens. Unwind and reconnect with your loved ones in the idyllic surroundings of the Loire Valley, creating memories that will be treasured for a lifetime.

Accommodation: Les Sources de Cheverny ( 3 nights )
Day 8-10

Versailles, Paris, France

Step into a world of regal splendor as you arrive at the magnificent Airelles Château de Versailles, Le Grand Contrôle, an exquisite retreat located within the grounds of the iconic Palace of Versailles. Indulge in the grandeur of a Traditional Royal Feast at Le Grand Contrôle, where you will savor the opulent flavors of a meticulously crafted menu inspired by the regal cuisine of centuries past.

 

Enjoy on an exclusive, after-hours Private Tour of Versailles, immersing yourself in the palace's rich history and captivating anecdotes. Traverse its ornate halls and intricately designed gardens, evoking the essence of a bygone era. For a truly unique experience, indulge in Once Upon A Time At Versailles: Airelles Royal Camp with Afternoon Tea, where you and your family will have the opportunity to partake in an enchanting royal camp experience reminiscent of Versailles' grandest moments.

 

During summer weekends, witness the splendor of the Versailles Evening Fountain & Firework Show, where the palace's fountains dance to the rhythm of classical music, accompanied by a mesmerizing fireworks display. Delight in this spectacle of lights and colors, creating a magical finale to your extraordinary journey through France.

 

Accommodation: Airelles Chateau de Versailles, Le Grand Controle ( 2 nights )
We design each itinerary around you, so this suggested itinerary is a starting point that we can tweak or transform into something completely bespoke to you.
Call us on 020 3993 6439 to start planning your holiday.

Price Guide: ( based on double occupancy and includes international flights)

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  • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
  • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
  • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
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July 2024 GBP £8,300 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
August 2024 GBP £8,300 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
September 2024 GBP £8,300 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
October 2024 GBP £8,000 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
November 2024 GBP £8,300 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
December 2024 GBP £8,300 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
January 2025 GBP £7,700 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
February 2025 GBP £7,700 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
March 2025 GBP £7,700 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
April 2025 GBP £8,000 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
May 2025 GBP £8,000 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
June 2025 GBP £8,300 GBP £1,200 plan your trip
  • July 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,300
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • August 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,300
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • September 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,300
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • October 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,000
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • November 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,300
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • December 2024
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,300
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • January 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £7,700
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • February 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £7,700
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • March 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £7,700
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • April 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,000
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • May 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,000
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
  • June 2025
    Price from *
    • Pricing is a guideline only, is based on two people sharing and excludes special offers.
    • Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year, festivals and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.
    • Solo traveller pricing is available upon request.
    GBP £8,300
    Deposit from*
    GBP £1,200
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Best time to visit
Good time to visit
Average time to visit

With moderate winters and summers, this is a perfect place to visit in the Spring, Summer and Autumn. A spring in France provides the right climate for the picturesque green hills with pretty flowers and calm weather. April showers occur on occasion, but it is nothing an umbrella cannot handle. Spring and summer are especially lovely because of the beauty that these seasons bestow upon the French countryside, however, the Autumn months make travel and site seeing very doable - even with the occasional drizzle and chillier conditions in the evenings as the end of the Autumn draws in.

Royal Family Escapade: Paris, Versailles & Loire Valley
Royal Family Escapade: Paris, Versailles & Loire Valley

We design each itinerary around you, so this suggested itineraryis a starting point that we can tweak or transform into something completely bespoke to you. Call us on 020 3993 6439 to start planning your holiday.

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