L’Île-de-France is not just made up of Paris, or Versailles and its famous castle, but is a large region with an abounding heritage of treasures from throughout the ages. By travelling just a few kilometres around the outskirts of Paris, you will soon find yourself in the heart of luxurious and poetic surroundings, such as Auvers-sur-Oise and Giverny, which provided great inspiration for impressionist painters such as Cézanne, Monet and Van Gogh. Or Barbizon's hamlet, a source of inspiration for Corot and Millet. Various castles can also be found in the outskirts of Paris, such as that of Vaux le Vicomte and its famous gardens, and the Royal Palace of Fontainebleau, the preferred residence of sovereigns throughout eight centuries. Or even the medieval city of Provins, which welcomes you into an amazing journey through time. Book your day trips from Paris online with PARISCityVISION to enjoy the city's wonderful surroundings.
Spend a magical afternoon with your children during the Christmas vacation in the marvelous setting of the Château of Vaux-le-Vicomte. Stroll through the illuminated gardens with the whole family.
With these audio guided tours of Giverny and the Musée d’Orsay, you can take a deep dive into the world of impressionist paintings and learn about the life of Claude Monet.
Round trip transport from Paris to Provins. Visit the medieval city of Provins at your own pace. See the Grange aux Dîmes, the Tour César (Caesar’s Tower) and the "Aigles des Remparts” falconry show.
Small groups or private tours. Discover the gardens of Versailles and the Grand Apartments. Visit the gardens and house of Claude Monet as well as the Museum of Impressionism. Depart from and return to your accommodation in Paris. Lunch included.
This unique farm to table tour at one-hour drive from Paris is a great opportunity to enjoy the french countryside and its wonderful landscape. You will meet producers, taste local traditional specialites and collect yourself seasonal fruits!
Round trip transfer by minibus or motorcoach from the center of Paris to La Vallee Village. Free time to shop in the village for a half-day. Discover the most prestigious luxury brands and fashion items at exceptional prices, while enjoying a stroll through the paved streets of the Village. Other services are available on site.
During this unusual tour from Paris, explore the medieval city of Provins with a guide specialized in Food history . Between its ramparts and small streets, discover medieval cuisine and taste some specialties of Middle age period!