Renoir's Impressions
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This itinerary is designed for art lovers who are interested in visiting art collections in museums with specialists, and enhance their knowledge in the artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir.


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Day 2 - (D)
Morning arrival at CDG airport. Meet your resident guide upon arrival.
Private coach transfer to your hotel.
After lunch at leisure, enjoy a panoramic orientation tour of Paris.
Welcome dinner at the hotel.
Overnight at a 4* hotel in Paris.
 
Day 3 - (B/L/D)
This morning, we explore the Impressionist Paris: view the Moulin
Rouge and climb up to the Butte Montmartre…
Lunch at a typical restaurant in the picturesque district of Montmartre.
Continue towards Saint-Sulpice church and visit Eugene Delacroix’s studio: you will discover the world of the artist that was admired by Renoir.
Enjoy a guided visit to the Orsay Museum where en expert lecturer-guide will lead you through Renoir’s major works…
Dinner at a gourmet restaurant close to the hotel.
Overnight at a 4* hotel in Paris.
 
Day 4 - (B/L)
Early this morning we drive to Giverny (1 hour drive) and visit Monet’s foundation just at the opening hours..
On your way back to Paris, enjoy lunch at the famous Maison Fournaise where Renoir painted the “luncheon of the Boating Party”.
Back in Paris for evening at leisure.
Overnight at a 4* hotel in Paris.
 
Day 5- (B/L)
Today, you discover the famous Forest of Fontainebleau that inspired Bazille, Renoir and Monet and the charming village of Barbizon...
Lunch at the nearby chateau du Bas Breau.
Afternoon drive back to Paris to visit l’Orangerie with an expert…
Enjoy a cocktail at a private collector’s home who will show you his Impressionist collection.
Dinner at leisure in Paris.
Overnight at a 4* hotel in Paris. 
 
Day 6 - (B/L)
Mornign transfer to Gare de Lyon train station.
Board TGV train to Aix-en-Provence.
Enjoy lunch at a 18th century mansion converted into a deluxe 4* hotel….
Afternoon walking tour on the footsteps of Cézanne..
Continue towards Vence and check into your deluxe 4*hotel.
Evening at leisure.
Overnight at a deluxe 4* hotel in Vence. 
 
Day 7 – (B/L)
This morning, enjoy a special visit of the Maeght Foundation that will be hosted by the director.
Lunch at the restaurant La colombe d’Or.
Continue to Cagnes sur Mer
Pierre Auguste Renoir came to live in Cagnes-sur-Mer in 1907…
 
Renoir left Cagnes with a rich inheritance in the form of landscapes, portraits, sculptures and still lives. The Renoir museum, with its collection of paintings, sculptures furniture and its magnificient gardens…
Enjoy drink at an artist’s studio before returning to your hotel.
Evening and dinner at leisure.
Overnight at a deluxe 4* hotel in Vence. 
 
Day 8- (B/L/D)
Morning drive to Nice dedicated to a panoramic visit of the city including its Art Deco villas and elegant mansions. After the tour, we will gather for lunch at a villa in Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat to enjoy a delectable lunch of local specialties. The villa, never open for public tours, will open its doors exclusively for our tour…
The afternoon is at leisure
Farewell reception at a private villa located near Grasse in one of the most extraordinary gardens of the Riviera.
Overnight at a deluxe 4* hotel in Vence.
Day 9 - (B)
Breakfast at the hotel
Group transfer to CDG airport
 

 

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