Giverny Full Day Tour
Visit Claude Monet’s house immersing in Claude Monet’s impressionist universe and discover the Impressionisms Museum and its beautiful paintings; enjoy the beauty of magnificent gardens and take a walk in the lovely and picturesque village of Giverny.
Go on a day-trip to discover Claude Monet and the picturesque village of Giverny, its wonderful gardens one will enjoy seeing the Normandy countryside and its typical little villages on the way. You will be arriving at the Claude Monet Foundation in Giverny at around 9:30-10am, where you will start your getaway by walking in the Claude Monet’s gardens, one of the painter’s sources of inspiration. You’ll gaze at the wide variety of Oriental flowers, the wonderful paths, and the flower beds beautifully flowered with a thousand of colors. You will stroll through the water garden with its famous Japanese bridge, sheltering the lily ponds that inspired Claude Monet for one of its most famous paintings, the “Nymphéas” (Water Lilies).
You will then discover Claude Monet’s house, in which he lived with his family for 43 years. You will immerse yourself in the artist’s daily life by crossing the blue sitting room, the dining room and his studio, that were completely refurbished.
You will continue your day by visiting the Impressionisms Museum where you will discover the birth of that art movement, its origins illustrated by exceptional works of art. You will walk around this little museum that perfectly fits in the Norman nature and the garden, which was classified as a “Remarkable Gardens of France”.
In the middle of the afternoon, you will be invited at the “Au Coin du P’aintre” bakery for a gourmet snack break. This home-made little shop is a few meters away from the painter’s grave and the Sainte-Radegonde Church, so, you can easily walk around the village and enjoy your last moments in Giverny.
The transportation will be waiting for you at 5pm at the meeting point for your return to Paris.
The price includes:
- Priority access ticket to the Impressionisms Museum;
- Entrance ticket to the Claude Monet Foundation;
- Gourmet break;
- Round trip transportation on an air-conditioned coach;
- Giverny map with visit itineraries advice.