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Chartres in Lights & Paris the City of Love

Chartres in Lights & Paris the City of Love

The Chartres light show 'Chartres en lumieres' is one of the most popular events in the city. As the sun falls, this spectacular light show will burst into life illuminating over 24 sites across the city.

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Paris, famed for being the city of lights and love, is one of the most romantic cities in Europe and a truly remarkable destination to explore. Why not see the Mona Lisa at the Lourve, stroll the Champs Élysées, take a scenic boat ride on the River Seine or get the best view in the city at the top of the Eiffel Tower.


during our stay the Chartres light show – “Chartres en lumieres” will be underway, one of the most popular events in the city. As the sun falls, this spectacular light show will burst into life illuminating over 24 sites across the city including: the Notre Dame d’Chartres Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the old Episcopal Palace.



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Coach travel throughout

3 nights bed & breakfast in Chartres

Excursions to Paris

Free time in Chartres


Optional excursion to Versailles Palace - additional £30 per person, please enquire at the time of booking. Minimum numbers required


Day 1

Sit back, relax and enjoy the leisurely journey to our central hotel in Chartres, drinks will be provided throughout our journey and there will be a Skills representative on-board to help make your journey as smooth and care-free as possible.


Day 2

After breakfast we head for a full day excursion to Paris, one of the most important and influential cities in the world. For the best views of the city why not visit the Montparnasse Tower? This 200 metre observation deck includes beautiful views of the Eiffel Tower.


Day 3

Enjoy free time in Chartres. Renowned for the Notre-Dame Cathedral of Chartres, featuring remarkable 12th and 13th century stained glass windows, as well as a magnificent choir screen. After visiting the cathedral, head into the Old Town and admire the numerous residences, such as the 16th century Saumon House and the Voute House. Alternatively, you can choose to join us for an optional excursion to the Palace of Versailles, one of the most majestic palaces on earth!


Day 4

Return home



Ibis Chartres Centre Cathedrale ***, Chartres



Located a short walk from the Cathedral, Ibis Chartres Centre Cathedrale offers comfortable and stylish bedrooms with an Italian restaurant and bar. 


Hotel Facilities

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Lift

  • Wi-Fi

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Name Address Contact Details
Alfreton, Hall Street Alfreton - Surcharge £15pp,
Hall Street, Bus station, DE55 7BT
Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7EE
Beeston, Lace Road Beeston Lace Road, behind the Cricketers pub
Bulwell Aldi Bus Stop Bulwell, Aldi Bus stop SW12
Sellers Wood drive, NG6 8GE
Chesterfield Bus Station Chesterfield Coach Station,, Beckingham Way
S40 1TH
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AY
East Midlands Parkway East Midlands Parkway
Nottingham, NG11 0EB
Leicester Bus Stand CH Charles Street, Bus stand CH , Outside Bistro Live
Leicester, LE1 1HL
Long Eaton, The Green Long Eaton, The Green
Outside Wilkinsons, NG10 1HQ
Loughborough Amber rooms Loughborough Amber rooms, The Rushes
LE11 5BE
Lutterworth, George St Lutterworth George Street, outside Wycliffe rooms
LE17 4EG
Mansfield Bus station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE
Rotherham,Interchange Bay Rotherham £15pp Surcharge , Interchange Bay C1/ C2
Frederick Street, S60 1QB
Sheffield Pond Hill Pond Hill, Opposite Penny Black Public House
S1 2BG
Toton Lane Tram Stop Toton Lane Tram Stop Park and Ride
Toton Lane Tram Stop, NG9 7JA

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