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In the Footsteps of Claude Monet

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Starting from €103,07 EUR / Adult
Journey to Monet's Garden, a site famous in art history for being the real-life inspiration for many of Claude Monet's iconic paintings. Your adventure begins with a scenic drive through the dairy country of Normandy to the village of Giverny where Claude Monet, the leader of the Impressionist School, lived from 1883 to 1926. Admire the artist's beautiful house, with its pink crushed brick facade and colorful decor. See reproductions of Monet's paintings and admire beautiful Japanese engravings. The highlight of your visit is a stroll through the famous garden. See the iconic Japanese Bridge with its wisteria, azaleas, and ponds with water lilies. It was here that Monet painted his famous Water Lilies series. See the inspiration for some of Monet's most famous pieces. You'll feel like you've stepped foot inside a painting. Afterward, enjoy free time exploring the charming streets of Giverny before returning to the ship. This tour is provided by an operator that has been third-party certified to meet the Global Sustainable Tourism Council's Criteria for Tour Operators.
  • Stroll the beautiful Japanese Garden and see the stunning landscapes that Monet painted.
  • Have your camera ready for photos at the famous Japanese bridge, immortalized in Monet's Water Lilies.
  • See Monet's house and studio and learn about the life of this celebrated Impressionist painter.
What to Bring:Show
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
What to Wear:Show
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
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  • Guests must be able to stand and walk for approximately 1.5 hours. There are not many benches available at the Monet Gardens.
  • Guests must be able to walk approximately 2700 feet over gravel paths, and negotiate approximately 65 steps.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
Location Paris (Rouen), France Paris (Rouen), France
Tour Code RU1L RU1L
Duration5.00 Hours 5.00 Hours
Activity Level#Medium #Medium
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