EXTEND YOUR CRUISE WITH 3 NIGHTS IN PARIS
Start your journey in Paris; experience the romance of France’s capital city.ALL THIS IS INCLUDED:
- 3 nights in Paris: Pullman Paris Eiffel Tower Hotel (or similar)
- 3 breakfasts
- Guided Walking Tour
- Services of a Viking host
- Hotel & ship transfers
Day 1 | Paris
Transfer to the First-Class Pullman Paris Eiffel Tower Hotel (or similar).* The rest of the day is yours. A Viking host is available to help you plan your time in Paris so you can make the most of your visit.
Day 2 | Paris
After breakfast, enjoy an orientation tour of the romantic “City of Light.” Travel along the famed Champs-Élysées, viewing the landmark Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, commissioned by Napoleon in 1806. Pass many of Paris’s classic highlights, such as the complex of military buildings known as Les Invalides, including Napoleon’s Tomb; the École Militaire (Military School) and Paris Town Hall. Stop at the magnificent Gothic cathedral of Notre Dame, Opera Garnier Palace, Musée D’Orsay and the beautiful and recently restored Grand Palais and Petit Palais. See St. Germain des Près, the Latin Quarter, Place Vendôme and Concorde Square. You will also see the modern addition to the city’s architecture as you pass by the I.M. Pei–designed glass pyramid entrance to the celebrated Musée du Louvre. (B)
Day 3 | Paris
You have a full day to further explore the “City of Light.” Stroll through Montmartre, shop along the Champs-Élysées, ride up to the top of the Eiffel Tower and sample some of the famous French cuisine. You might like to take a Seine cruise aboard a bâteau-mouche this evening to see some of the city’s landmarks and lovely bridges. (B)
Day 4 | Paris
After breakfast, check out of your hotel and we will take you to your ship to begin your river cruise. (B)
The following meals are included for all days as listed:
B = Breakfast
* Airport meet and greet transfers included when air is purchased from Viking Cruises.
NOTE: Explore More pricing is based on extension hotel check-in date. Extension availability is limited and some restrictions apply with regard to departure date and cruise direction. Please call for details.