Day 1: Eurostar Journey to Paris
Arrive at St. Pancras International Station where our Golden Tours representative will meet you at chop’d coffee shop, opposite the Eurostar concourse, at 5.45am (5.30am on Saturdays), where you’ll receive an informative welcome pack. Eurostar Check in closes 30 minutes before the train departure time.
Kick off your Paris day trip in style with a ride on the world-famous Eurostar™. The 2hr 15min journey to Paris passes through 31 miles of Channel Tunnel – before disembarking at Gare due Nord station, Paris!
Fully Escorted Tour of Paris: Eiffel Tower, River Cruise & Louvre Museum*
Your expert tour guide will meet you at Gare du Nord station and take you on a fabulous trip around the City of Love!
A global icon, the Eiffel Tower is an essential part of any trip to Paris! This iron monument boasts incredible views across the city and you’ll be able to enjoy them from the lofty second floor. Next, you’ll sail down the River Seine on a relaxing luxury cruise, passing under Paris’ famous sweeping bridges. An audio guide providing informative commentary will also be available.
Hiding a mass of priceless artwork, the Louvre boasts a number of jaw-dropping collections. Enter through the modern Louvre Pyramid and through the museum – see the legendary Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo. (On Tuesdays the Louvre is closed and you will be given a ticket to Musee d’Orsay instead.)
Note: During off-peak season, the Fully Escorted Tour of Paris may operate on day two.
Please Note: On 28 June, 11-12 July and 6 August 2016 the tour will not visit the Eiffel Tower, we will visit the Montparnasse Tower instead.
Overnight accommodation will be in a 3* hotel (centrally located).
Day 2: Paris at Your Leisure
After a delicious continental breakfast enjoyed the French way, you are free to explore the city as you wish.
Make your own way back to Gare Du Nord and check-in at least 45 minutes before departure. Your departure time is 8.13pm, arriving back in London at 9.39pm.
The Standard Premier option includes breakfast, a light meal and refreshments served at your seat.
Note: Train times are subject to change.