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Geneva to Monte Carlo Driving Tour - 5 Days

Duration
4 NIghts / 3 Days Touring

Tour Region
French Rhone Alps & Provence

Driving Distance
820KM

Availability
May till Oct

A four night trip, that takes you on a 3 day driving tour from the Swiss Alps, to the sunny Cote d'Azur

The tour starts with a run through the Rhone Alps to the gourmet region of Valence.  You then continue south, along the Rhone Valley, and into Provence, crossing Mount Vertoux, into the Luberon region.  After an evening in the heart of Luberon, the journey contues south east, through the heart of the National Park Verdon / Gorge Verdon, along Route Napoleon, then down to the jet set resort of Monte Carlo, on the sunny Cote d'Azur

Please note, after the journey, the car will then be collected and returned to Switzerland at the end of the drive, so all prices do include the cost to ship the car (when comparing to the prices of other similar 4 night tours starting in Swiss)

Geneva to Monte Carlo Driving Tour

Day 1, Arrivals into Geneva / Explore the city

Flights into Geneva International Airport – transfer downtown to the NVY Hotel in downtown Geneva.  Road-books and touring packs will be in your room on arrival.  Later, head out to spend some time at leisure into the city. 

Overnight: 4 Star Superior NVY Geneva – twin / double rooms

Day 2, Breifing, then tour through the French Rhone Alps

This morning you will be met at your hotel at 08:30am, for a breifing on the driving tours, and of course a walkthrough and breifing on your car and the GPS you will use to navigate - featiring all the best driving roads, and pre planned stops for sights, lunch, coffees etc.  You are now ready to hit the road in style!

Drive one will take you south from Geneva, around Lake Anncey, and into the regional parcs of Chartreuse and Vercors, where you will drive a series of wonderful sweeping mid height mountain passes, through this often deserted region of the Rhone Alps. You will stop in the heart of the Parcs for lunch, before continuing south to the city of Valence, where you will spend the evening at the acaliamed Maison Pic, with it's 3 Star Michelin Chef (dine there or at the hotels Bistro restaurant, the choice is yours) 

Driving Time: 5hrs driving, 280km, plus stops

Overnight: 5 Star Superior Maison Pic

Day 3, Into the Alps Maritimes / Tour de France Mont Ventoux

Your second drive will then take you south east from the Rhone Valley, and into the heart of Provence - here you will head directly to the most famous mountain in Provence, and probably the most famous mountain climb in the Tour de France, Mont Ventoux.  You make a 60km drive to the summit, and back down, taking lucnh in the rolling hills of Provence, besides a fine vineyard. After lunch, drive a loop of the wonderful Luberon Valley, stopping at the most famous town in Luberon, Gordes, before finally heading to the beautiful La Coquillade village for the evening - an incredible village, transformed into a 5 Star Oasis amongst the rolling hills of Provence

Driving Time: 5 hours driving, 280km, plus stops

Overnight: 5 Star Superior La Coquillade – twin rooms

Day 4,  Gorge Verdon + Route Napoleon

Your final drive starts with a run through the sweeping Luberon Valley, east to the edge of the National Parc Verdon and the incredible Lac de Croix.  From here, you head directly onto the spactacular Gorge Verdon, following the southern route (faster, more sweeps, less traffic) east, and deeper into the National Parc and up to the small village of Castellane, directly on Route Napoleon for lunch.  The final stretch of the drive is one of the best in France, the incredible Route Napoleon, which you will follow south, as it sweeps it's way down to the coast, then along to Monte Carlo where the drive ends

Driving Time: 5 hours driving, 260KM, plus stops

Overnight: 4 Star Superior Fairmont Monte Carlo

Day 5, day at Leisure / Departures

Spend a final day at leisure in Monaco, before your personal onward plans. 

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Package Includes

  • Car Rental & Insurances
  • Luxury Accommodation
  • Breakfasts & Parking
  • Day by Day Roadbook
  • Programmed GPS
  • Meet & Walkthrough
  • On Call Support when on tour

Price per person assumes 2 persons travel together and share the car.  Single traveller prices on request

Package Includes

  • Car Rental & Insurances
  • Luxury Accommodation
  • Breakfasts & Parking
  • Day by Day Roadbook
  • Programmed GPS
  • Meet & Walkthrough
  • On Call Support when on tour

Price per person assumes 2 persons travel together and share the car.  Single traveller prices on request