Escorted Holiday at Christmas on the French Riveria - Tour Itinerary - Stein Travel

Our Christmas Escorted Holiday Itinerary for

The French Riviera

22 - 29 December, 2017

 

 

22 December

Depart Dublin to Nice Airport in the Cote D'Azur, France. On arrival, you will be transferred to the 4* NH Hotel Nice. This transfer will take approximately 10 minutes. 

 

23 December

After breakfast, we will enjoy a half-day's excursion to  Eze, Monte Carlo - Monaco.

Stop to take photographs of the beautiful scenery, visit the beautiful village of Eze with its narrow streets and stalls of porcelain and medieval tapestries. After Eze we have a short stop to visit the Fragonard Musee du Parfum . Then onwards to the Principality of Monaco to discover the rock, the Palace, the changing of the guard (only morning), the cathedral and its old town. Also experience the Monte Carlo casinos and sumptuous gardens and enjoy a lap on the famous formula 1 circuit.

Return to your Hotel for dinner.

 

24 December

After breakfast at the Hotel enjoy a walking tour in the Old Nice.  This tour will last approximately 2 hours.   

The Old Town section of Nice is known for its historical architecture with the buildings dating back to medieval times. Its beautiful squares, monuments, bridges, museums and palaces also make the city very charming. There is a great concentration of cultural and historical places, main streets and boulevards, markets, stations and shopping areas to visit. See Cours Saleya and its open-air market, Palais de Justice (Court), Cathedral Sainte-Reparate and Castle Hill.

 

25 December, Christmas Day

Today is a full day of leisure to relax or explore Nice at your own pace. Breakfast and special Christmas dinner that evening in the hotel. 

 

26 December, St. Stephen's Day

Today is a full day of leisure to relax or explore the Cote D'Azur at your own pace. 

 

27 December

After breakfast, we will enjoy a half-day's excursion to  Antibes, Cannes and Saint Paul de Vence

We start the visit by discovering Antibes, its ramparts, and its famous "dock of billionaires".  The crossing of Juan les Pins leads to Cannes and we are on the Croisette, adorned with its most beautiful palaces and its world-famous brands. A photograph on the red carpet of the Palais des Festival and we are the stars of this magic moment. Then it's time to go to a new treasure, Saint Paul de Vence, one of the oldest medieval towns on the French Riviera. It has long been a haven for the famous and it is also well known for its art museums and galleries.

Return to your hotel early afternoon with the rest of the afternoon at your leisure. Enjoy dinner at the hotel that evening.

 

 

28 December

Today is a full day of leisure to relax or explore Nice at your own pace.

 

 

29 December

After breakfast, time for some last-minute shopping and sightseeing. You will be driven back to the airport for your return flight to Ireland. 

 

The price for this escorted holiday is €1,399 per person sharing, which includes : 

 

.         Return flights from Dublin 

.         22 December, depart Dublin with Ryanair 16.45 / Arrive Nice 20.20

.         Airport transfers

·         7 nights B&B accommodation at the 4* NH Hotel Nice

.         3 Dinners and a Special Christmas Dinner

·         Guided walking tour in the old town of Nice

·         Half day excursion to Eze and Monte Carlo - Monaco

·         Half day excursion to Antibes, Cannes and Saint Paul de Vence

·         Plenty of free time for relaxing and shopping at your leisure

.         Escorted by our experienced tour manager

.         29 December, Depart Nice with Ryanair 20.55 / Arrive Dublin 22.35

 

The single supplement is €349

 

Booking deposit of €300 per person is due at the time of booking.

The balance is due 10 weeks before departure.

 

A 15kg checked-in bag is €60 return (when made with initial booking).

 


    Our Christmas Escorted Holiday on the French Riviera

 

 

Tour Introduction

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For enquiries about this wonderful escorted holiday on

the French Riviera, please contact us on (01) 517 5990


Our hotel on the French Riviera

4* NH Hotel Nice

 

 

The NH Nice hotel is a great base for exploring historic Nice and the French Riviera. It’s located in the east of the city, a short tram ride from the center and the sea. The old town is just 15 minutes away on foot, while Acropolis conference center is around the corner.

.  15-minute walk to the historic old town

.   5-minute tram ride to the city center and the sea

.   2-minute walk to Acropolis conference center

 

All rooms are spacious and comfortable, with chic contemporary décor and sleek hardwood floors. 

NH Hotel Nice Website

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