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Annecy & The Majestic French Alps

Annecy & The Majestic French Alps

Annecy & The Majestic French Alps including Chartreuse Mountain Range, Chambéry and Lake Bourget

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NEW TOUR FOR 2024

The majestic French Alps are renowned for their stunning scenery, complete with beautiful mountains, rolling foothills and pristine lakes and rivers. On our new tour staying in a 15th century château visits Annecy, the capital of the Haute-Savoie, Grenoble Chambéry and Aix-les-Bains.

 

Château des Comtes de Challes, Challes-les-Eaux nr Chambéry ***

The family run Château des Comtes de Challes is a 15th century château set in 2 acres of grounds a short walk from the village of Challes-les-Eaux and is ideally located for touring the French Alps.

• En-suite bedrooms • Flat screen television • Free Wi-Fi • Hairdryer • Restaurant • Bar • Wine cellar • Outdoor swimming pool • Lift

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Day 1

TO OVERNIGHT HOTEL
Following our Channel crossing to Calais we complete the journey to our overnight dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation. (D)

Day 2

OVERNIGHT HOTEL TO CHALLES-LES-EAUX
We depart this morning and continue our journey southwards to Challes-les-Eaux near Chambéry. (B, D)

Day 3

CHALLES-LES-EAUX
Enjoy a day at leisure to relax in resort. (B,D)

Day 4

ANNECY
We travel to Annecy and take time to discover the beautiful old town with its cobbled streets, canal-side paths and wooden bridges decked out in flowers. During the day enjoy a circular cruise on Lake Annecy to take in the spectacular sights. (B,D)

Day 5

GRENOBLE & CHARTREUSE VALLEY
Enjoy an excursion to the charming city of Grenoble, known as the 'Capital of the Alps'. It enjoys a beautiful setting in the Alps and has an old towns with cobbled streets to discover. Why not take a ride on the cable car (cost not included) to Fort de la Bastille for stunning views of the city? We'll also see the Chartreuse Mountain Range, a spectacular region of unspoiled landscapes. (B,D)

Day 6

CHAMBÉRY & AIX LES BAINS
Today we first visit Chambéry, a historical old town where you will find many beautiful medieval buildings. After some time here we continue on to the spa town of Aix-les-Bains on the shores of Lake Bourget, France's largest lake. There are many fine buildings here dating from the Belle Epoque. (B,D)

Day 7

CHALLES-LES-EAUX
Enjoy another day at leisure to relax in resort. (B,D)

Day 8

TALLOIRES TO OVERNIGHT HOTEL
We depart our hotel and continue to our overnight dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation. (B, D)

Day 9

FROM OVERNIGHT HOTEL
Continue to Calais and complete the journey home. (B)

  • Executive coach travel

  • Short sea ferry crossings

  • 2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation

  • 6 nights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation in Challes-les-Eaux (set menu & cold continental breakfast)

  • City tax

  • Wine tasting in the 15th century wine cellar at our hotel on one evening (4 wines)

  • Discover the beautiful town of Annecy

  • Scenic boat cruise on Lake Annecy

  • Explore Grenoble known as the ‘Capital of the Alps’

  • See the Chartreuse Mountain Range

  • Discover historical Chambéry

  • Admire Aix-les-Bains on the shores of Lake Bourget

  • Two days in resort at leisure

 

Entry fees not included unless otherwise stated

 

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Name Address
Cardiff Gate Services Cardiff Gate Services CF23 8RA
Cardiff West Services Cardiff West Services Coach Park, CF72 8SA
Dyffryn Depot Edwards Travel Centre, Dyffryn Close, Llansamlet
SA6 8QG
Edwards Depot LLANTRISANT Edwards Depot, Llantrisant, CF72 8QZ
Magor Services NP26 3YL Magor Service Coach Park
Neath - Railway Neath - Outside Railway Station, SA11 1BY
Newport RAILWAY STATION Stops Q1 & Q1A outside the RAILWAY STATION,NEWPORT
NP20 4AX
Port Talbot Customs Port Talbot Bus Stop OUTSIDE Customs House
Just past the Plaza, SA13 1HW
Pyle Cross Pyle Cross, bus stop outside supermarket.Pyle Road
CF33 6AG
Sarn SERVICES Sarn SERVICES - Coach Park, CF32 9SY

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