HISTORIC & CULTURAL HERITAGE

France has a particularly rich historical and cultural heritage. This heritage is strongly connected to French regions' history.

Normandy will lead you in the footsteps of the artistic heritage of the19th century, of the Impressionist current and the Roaring Twenties to the sadly famous historical heritage of the Second World War. It will also offer you its Marvel, Mont Saint-Michel, and the charm of many medieval towns.

In Brittany you will discover wild nature, magnificent seaside sceneries, authentic gastronomy and the strong local culture.
Land of Legends on which the Celts built many places of worship, Brittany is the capital of European prehistory and offers remarkable megalithic sites. Independent until the 16th century, this region has many towns and fortified castles of the Middle Ages, a rich and authentic heritage.

The Loire Valley also offers an exceptional heritage. The story of the Royal Valley is closely linked to the history of France since it was the privilege destination of the Kings and the court of France for centuries. The castles and charming medieval towns are some of the major sites of the region. Loire Valley is also a gourmet destination, indeed it offers France longest wine route and truffle farms.
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Visit Saint-Malo

Private visit - Saint-Malo, on the Road of Spices


Built up on a peninsula during the 12th century, Saint Malo is especially famous for its magnificent fortifications surrounded by the sea.

Our professional guide will take you through a private walk in the narrow alleys of the fortified city while introducing the history of the famous Compagnie des Indes Malouines. Its shipowners made the fortune of the city in the 18th century, sending audacious Brittany sailors throughout the world to find and bring back coffee, tea and spices. 

Saint-Malo is also famous thanks to its Corsairs, these famous pirates were the only one to be able to protect the Coast from exterior attacks. Thus, they had the King authorization to keep their hoard. 

You will also discover Brittany gourmet specialties: the most famous spice collection by Rœllinger, the iconic salted butter by Bordier, a variation of buckwheat sweets and many other delicacies.

Claude Monet House & Garden in Giverny


An immersive way of understanding Monet’s inspiration.

Our guide will walk the traveler through the blooming garden that has been designed by Monet himself, applying his painting skills to gardening.

Crossing the famous Japanese bridge, stroll around the waterlily pond to observe the ever changing reflections on the water surface.

In the house, where Monet lived from 1883 until his death in 1926, discover the studio-sitting-room, Monet's and Alice's bedrooms, the yellow dining-room with its suprising collection of Japanese woodblocks and the kitchen decorated with blue tiles.

Private visit - Rennes, Capital of Brittany


Thanks to our passionate guide, you will discover the history of Brittany through its capital: Rennes.

Walk through the city fortifications that recall the multiple invasions that it has faced from the 3rd to the 16th centuries. Immerge yourself in the Middle-Ages atmosphere by walking through the small alleys surrounded by wooden houses. Feel the influence that the French kingdom has exerted on Brittany from its unification in 1532 while visiting monuments that have been designed by Versailles and Luxembourg Palace architects.

You will also discover a selection of gourmet address to taste the best of French and local gastronomy: delicatessen, marketplace, numbered chocolates, and much more...
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Deauville, Private Guided Discovery


Inescapable stopover in Normandy, the internationally renowned seaside resort knows how to charm its visitors with class.

Discover the must-see places of this beautiful seaside city through a private guided walkVilla Strassburger, the famous Yves Saint Laurent Place, the harbour, the 653 meters of planks of the seaside promenade which offers an astonishing spectacle: an impressionistic backdrop where the sun's rays play with the clouds and the reflections of the water. 

Seize the opportunity to do have lunch at the gastronomic restaurant of the famous Normandy Hotel, some luxury shopping or play at Barrière Casino.



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Normandy D-Day landing beaches Memorial visit


Staying in Normandy is the opportunity to remember and pay tribute to the Second World War soldiers.

Our guide will walk you to the main Normandy Memorial sites, from the D-day landing beaches to the American Cemetery. Located on the coast, this 70-hectare site overlooks Omaha Beach and brings together the graves of 9,387 fallen soldiers. The chapel, the memorial and the garden of the Missing complete this ensemble.

The visit can also be followed at Caen Memorial.
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Mont St-Michel, Exclusive discovery


Mont St-Michel is a "once in a lifetime" place, and we will make sure that this moment will be memorable.

To fully enjoy the beauty of the place, our guide will take you through a private discovery of Mont St-Michel Abbey, out of public hours.

Discover the history of a very special Mount and its surroundings. Walking up to this Christianity major spiritual site is a true experience.

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On the path of King Arthur in Broceliande


The beautiful forest of Brocéliande is where the Legend of King Arthur is supposed to be originated from, between moorlands and lakes.

Invoking this place recalls the wonderful land of fairies, Merlin the Wizard and Lancelot the Knight.

It is a magical site to discover through beautiful story-telling walks with our passionate guide.
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Private discovery of Amboise Royal Castle


Amboise is the only Loire Valley castle where the French kings have actually been living from the 15th to the 19th centuries.

Numerous literary, artistic and historical figures were invited there, like Leonardo da Vinci who is buried at the château.

This Castle is the expression of French-style luxury and the testimony of the artistic transition that took place in Europe during the 16th century, from Gothic to Renaissance.

Let us take you to a private visit with access to secret places.
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Loire charming villages, guided discovery


In the heart of the Loire Valley, explore typical villages with authentic character: Saumur, Chinon, Loches, and many more to discover.

Nestled in these beautiful landscapes, these unique places are rocked by the Loire river and its tributaries.

Through a private guided walk with our passionate guide, discover the unique history of these villages while stopping by the most gourmet addresses.
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Pont Aven, On the path of Paul GAUGUIN


Authentic and wild, the western part of Brittany offers wide natural areas. Surrounded by the sea and enjoying a special light, this destination has turned into a paradise for artists, sweets and beauty lovers.

Our guide will take you through the alleys of the charming village of Pont Aven, where Paul GAUGUIN has created his painting school. Admire its water mills and footbridges stretching across the river.

Discover the places that have inspired the Painter at the end of the 19th century, and visit some of the 60 art exhibitions and galeries.

Indulge yourself by tasting local sweet pastries, now exported all over the world, in the famous Pont-Aven biscuit factory.
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Carnac, The Enigma of a Lost Civilization


In Southern Brittany, discover the capital of the European prehistory and the stunning accomplishments of a thrilling and unknown civilization, built more than 4500 years ago.

Carnac, Locmariaquer, Gavrini are some of the most famous places to learn about this passionating part of our Past.

Our passionate guid will walk you through granit rock rows with mystic meaning, the highest menhir (sculpted granit block) in the world.

On a virgin island, enter a dolmen (prehistoric graves) and admire the esoteric signs of remote rituals.
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Honfleur, at the origins of Impressionism


The charming harbour and city of Honfleur has been the privileged destination of numerous painters throughout the 19th century.

These painters are considered as the pioneers of the Impressionist artistic current and have formed the "School of Honfleur" which most famous figure remains Mr Eugène BOUDIN, born in Honfleur. He is the one who initiated Claude MONET to outdoor painting

At the bend of a paved alley, discover the old walled city of the Enclos, the Greniers à Sel, the Lieutenancy, the magnificent wooden church of Saint Catherine and of course the famous Vieux Bassin.

Through a private guided walk, live a journey back in time from Viking invasions to Impressionist painters, from the Hundred Years War and the Great Maritime Epics.

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Fontevraud and its Royale Abbaye


Fontevraud is a charming village built around its Abbaye. Walking through the alleys, discover numerous monuments and local know-how stores.

Fontevraud Royal Abbey is one of the largest surviving monastic cities from the Middle Ages. It was listed as an Historic Monument in 1840, and, as part of the Loire Valley, as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000. Fontevraud rich history, closely related to the French and European history, is reflected by it unique scale (thirteen hectares of ancient buildings) and configuration

Through a private guided walk, a gastronomic lunch in the 1 Michelin star restaurant or by staying a night it the 4* hotel located in the Abbaye; Fontevraud is a place to discover. 


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The Charming Flowery Coast Discovery


Deauville, Trouville, Cabourg, Houlgate, Honfleur: the Flowery coast brings together charming villages and seaside towns with an international reputation

To welcome the Parisian bourgeoisie that massively made this Normandy coast its privileged vacation spot during the 19th century to benefit from its renowned sea baths, large hotels, mansions, villas and chalets have flourished. Architects have been inspired by a large diversity of styles: Persian, Roman, Tudor, Louis XIII, Russian chalets, Flemish styles, Anglo-Norman villas, Art Nouveau...

A rich and unique architectural heritage to discover through a private road-trip, guided walk, a horse ride of horse-drawn carriage
 in one of the numerous seaside spots of the Flowery Coast.

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