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Paris Finishing Package

The Grand Finale in Paris

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There's no greater spectacle in sport, and there's no better place to witness the energy of the peloton than from your exclusive Trek Travel gala viewing event at the prestigious Automobile Club de France.

Watch as Paris' proud historic landmarks become the background for the greatest race on earth! The ‘City of Lights’ has something for everyone. Over the course of four days you will spot famous landmarks including the Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame, visit the Louvre Museum, and even venture to the top of the Eiffel Tower. Spend time savoring the wonderful sights and sounds of this romantic city and discover for yourself some of its internationally famous cuisine. You will feel the ripples of anticipation as pro racers arrive on the streets of Paris and you’ll cheer with the crowds as the passion of the race fills the heart of the city. C'est magnifique!

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Arrival
Arrive in Paris at your leisure on July 27

Today's Activity:

Paris Museums Pass

Description:

Spend these first few days taking full advantage of the activities that lie outside your door along the world’s most famous avenue, the Champs-Elysees. Use your Paris Museum Pass to discover the City of Lights at your pace on a self-guided journey through some of Paris' most famous museums, such as the Louvre and the Musee d'Orsay. Whatever activity you choose, be sure to save some energy for the final day's exciting race viewing at our exclusive Trek Travel venue.

Hotel:

Hotel Westin Paris - Vendome
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Today's Tour Stage:

Stage 19

Included Meals:

Breakfast


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Trek Travel Exclusive Walking Tour
Explore Paris with a local guide

Description:

Today you will enjoy an insider’s view of Paris on a city walking tour led by our local guide. With intimate knowledge of the Parisian landmarks and neighborhoods, our guide will help you make the most of your stay here. During the tour you will explore two main areas of the city:

Around the Louvre: Explore the Tuileries gardens, Place de la Concorde, and the Louvre Palace. Wander through the center of Paris with its views of the Champs Élysées, the Eiffel Tower, and the Arc de Triomphe.

Around Cathédrale Notre-Dame: Take a stroll along the Seine River and over several of its romantic bridges before stepping back in time to admire the medieval Palais de Justice and Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris.

The tour ends in the Marais district, Parisians' favorite shopping destination. The Marais is famous for its elegant atmosphere, heritage architecture, museums, Jewish culture, trendy restaurants, and designer shopping. After your tour you’re free to linger around the Marais to discover the Pompidou center and Picasso museums, or take the afternoon to spend time on your own using your Paris Museum Pass at the Louvre or the Musée d'Orsay.

Hotel:

Hotel Westin Paris - Vendome
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Today's Tour Stage:

Stage 20

Included Meals:

Breakfast


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Today's Activity:

Exclusive Trek Travel Paris Finish Viewing
Witness the 2017 Tour de France Grand Finale

Description:

Sleep in or take a morning stroll along the magnificent Champs-Elysees to watch as Paris prepares to honor cycling’s elite and the triumphant arrival home of the peloton. Race day in Paris offers a unique opportunity to savor the passion of this beautiful city, as its vibrant charismatic neighborhoods come alive and its proud historic landmarks become the background for the greatest race on earth! Later this afternoon, Trek Travel guides will escort you past the security lines to the prestigious Automobile Club de France for your exclusive Trek Travel gala viewing event. In this prime location on the magnificent Place de la Concorde, savor a celebratory glass of champagne and a buffet of elegant French hors d'oeuvres. Feel the ripples of anticipation as the racers arrive on the streets of Paris and cheer with the crowds as the passion of the race fills the heart of the city. Enjoy a privileged view from the grand balcony and roof top terrace overlooking the historic Place de la Concorde or head down to street level to see the race pass by on each of the victory laps. Witness the energy of the peloton as it sweeps past at over 30 miles per hour, catapulting another champion toward the podium. The fanfare, excitement and energy of the 105th edition of the Tour de France is yours as you celebrate the glory of this epic race. C’est magnifique!

Hotel:

Hotel Westin Paris - Vendome
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Today's Tour Stage:

Stage 21 Finale, Houilles – Paris Champs Elysées

Included Meals:

Breakfast | Social Hour | Dinner


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Departure
Say farewell to Paris at your leisure on July 30th

Description:

Choose to sleep in today or enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before bidding farewell to your fellow travel companions.

Included Meals:

Breakfast


Dates & Pricing

The earlier you book, the greater the rewards

We reward our guests with lower pricing and more dates to choose from the earlier you book. Rest assured, once you book, your price is guaranteed.

2018


Jul
27th - 30th / 4 days / 3 nights
$2499 / Person, $500 / Single Occupancy / Week 3

What is Single Occupancy?

Sometimes it’s more convenient and comfortable to have your own room while on vacation. We understand and that’s why we offer a Single Occupancy option. The additional price guarantees a private room all to yourself.

Hotels

Stay at Hotel Westin Paris on a Trek Travel Tour de France cycling vacation

Hotel Westin Paris - Vendome

Paris, France

The Westin Paris - Vendôme is centrally located in Paris' first arrondissement and a 10-minutes walk to La Place du Concorde, the Louvre Museum and the Place Vendôme. Including breathtaking city views over The Tuileries Garden or The Eiffel Tower, each of the rooms and suites combine Parisian flair with modern design and technology.

What's Included

We Include More

Every moment of a Trek Travel bike trip has more than you could have ever dreamed. More romance. More scenery. More choice. It's the little additions to every Trek Travel cycling vacation that make it truly special. And that’s how we help you create more memories.

  • Gratuities for all hotels during your trip
  • Entrance to the prestigious Automobile Club for your exclusive Trek Travel gala viewing event
  • Trek Travel exclusive 3 hour city walking tour with a local guide
  • Local Maps of the neighborhoods you will explore
  • Restaurant recommendations
  • 3 nights of accommodation
  • In every region we travel, we uncover the area’s best, and most delightful accommodations. On our Tour de France Paris Finishing Package trip, you will stay in one of Paris' luxury hotels, perfectly situated within steps of Paris' top sights, neighborhoods, and restaurants.
  • Daily breakfast
  • On our Tour de France Paris Finishing Package trip, you will enjoy the refined flavors of Parisian cuisine. It is almost impossible to fully describe the range and quality of dining options available in Paris – other than to say it is truly fantastic! Whether you are in a quaint bistro or a restaurant featuring haute gastronomie, you’ll enjoy unique flavors, age-old techniques and attention to detail that are to be savored slowly, accompanied by French wine, of course!

Self-Guided Vacation

To ensure you have the flexibility to make this experience everything that you desire, there will not be a Trek Travel guide accompanying you on your Tour de France Paris Finish Package vacation. You will receive comprehensive trip literature prior to departure.

  • Airfare and transportation to and from the trip pick-up/drop-off locations
  • Lodging before and after the trip
  • Personal items purchased during the trip
  • Optional activities not scheduled by Trek Travel
  • Some meals are not included. Trek Travel invites you to explore the local cuisine at your leisure
  • Gratuities for your local guide

FAQs

Trip Changes

Our itineraries are an approximation of our trips. Trek Travel strives to offer each and every guest a vacation of a lifetime on every trip. At times routes, hotels, activities, etc. listed here may change at the discretion of the trip designer or guides to improve the trip experience.

Paris has a mild to warm climate. July temperatures range from the low 50s to high 70s. Rain is always a possibility, so be prepared with the proper rain gear in order to best enjoy your vacation. For historical temperature and precipitation statistics visit www.WeatherBase.com

We want you to be prepared and as comfortable as possible throughout each day of your vacation. See our Packing List for more details on what to pack for your trip.

We understand things happen in life and sometimes you have to cancel or change your bike tour. We want to make it as easy as possible to do so and below you will find our timeline. If you ever have a question, just give us a call, 866 464 8735. Read our cancellation policy.

Didn't find what you were looking for? Check out our General FAQs section. You will find answers to all the most common questions that don't necessarily pertain to a specific trip.

Meeting & Departing

How to get there

We suggest that you arrive at least one day prior to the trip start, which will enable you to adjust to the time zone and minimize the risk of missing the trip start due to flight-related delays. We recommend that you fly into Paris (CDG).

Once at the airport in Paris you have the choice of a taxi, local train or bus shuttle into the city center. Visit www.Cars-AirFrance.com for more information on shuttles. Prices range from $20 to $80 and take between 45 minutes and 1 hour depending on pick-up and drop-off points.

July 27, 2017 | Paris, France

Arrive in Paris at your leisure on the first day of your trip. You will receive information closer to the event on when and where to pick up your exclusive viewing access pass at a Paris hotel.

Hotel Westin Paris - Vendome | Paris, France

Choose to sleep in today or enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before bidding farewell to your fellow travel companions. Check out by 10:00 AM. Please make your own travel arrangements to the airport, train station, or other destination of your choice.

Before & After: Paris, France

The ‘City of Lights’ has something for everyone. Start with a stroll and spot famous landmarks including the Arc de Triomphe or Notre Dame - take time to visit the Louvre museum or venture to the top of the Eiffel Tower. Discover the height of French gastronomy and admire the couture fashion or shop at the diverse boutiques throughout the city. We recommend the following for your pre-and post-trip accommodations:

InterContinental Paris Le Grand

With floodlit views of the Opera House, this superbly renovated luxury hotel is at the heart of Parisian society. Opened in 1862, it defines historical grandeur, from Café de la Paix to La Verriere Restaurant, set in an 800 square meter winter garden. Elegantly appointed, the hotel’s boutique-style suites overlook stunning landmarks and is centrally located in Paris' first arrondissement and a 10-minutes walk to La Place du Concorde, the Louvre Museum and the Place Vendôme.

2 rue Scribe, 75009 Paris | + 33 (0) 1 40 07 35 28 | www.ihg.com/intercontinental/hotels/gb/en/paris/parhb/hoteldetail | ~$350

Hotel Westin Paris - Vendome

The Westin Paris - Vendôme is centrally located in Paris' first arrondissement and a 10-minutes walk to La Place du Concorde, the Louvre Museum and the Place

3 Rue De Castiglione, Paris, 75001 | +33 1 40 68 34 99 | www.thewestinparis.com | ~$350

Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg

A stunning 5-star hotel, close to the Champs-Élysées, the Louvre, Place de la Concorde and the stylish boutiques of the Saint-Honoré district at the heart of the attractions and cultural life of Paris. The property is just steps away from our exclusive viewing location at the Automobile Club de France and has a sophisticated style, cozy bar area and a relaxing spa with steam showers, a fitness room and a range of massages.

15, rue Boissy d'Anglas, 75008 Paris | +33 1 44 94 36 03 | www.sofitel-paris-lefaubourg.com | ~$400


* Hotels listed above are local properties we love. We do not have special rates available.

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