Bike Tour of Giverny and Monet's House and Gardens
Take a short train ride, accompanied by your guide to the quaint village of Vernon, for a day of biking along the Seine.
Tour master of Impressionism Claude Monet’s house and gardens, and also enjoy an exclusive visit with a local artist.
Giverny Bike Tour Itinerary
Meet your guide in the morning at the Gare St. Lazare station for your train ride to Vernon. The train to Normandy leaves Paris traffic behind and speeds you to the countryside that inspired Claude Monet for the last 43 years of his long life. Upon arrival you'll be fitted with a bike and helmet and begin your day touring Giverny and Monet's house and garden.
You'll see the following attractions along the way:
- The town of Vernon
- Le Chateau des Tourelles ruins (history of Phillippe II fight against Richard the Lion Hearted)
- The old Mill at Vernon
- Les Coteaux de la Seine (biking along the banks)
- Giverny village
- Monet’s house and gardens (entrance ticket included)
- Monet’s grave/Giverny church
- Artist visit
Your train back to Paris leaves about 5:00 pm. You'll arrive back in Paris in time to enjoy a full evening in the city of light. Tours run rain or shine every day.