This program will allow your group to discover the different facets of Chartres, the history of the cathedral and its impressive crypt (one of the largest in the world) and the historical parts of town along the river. The stone bridges and old wash houses along the river Eure will attract the eye of photographers. Your group will be supported from the beginning to the end of the program.
Cathedral and crypt
The emblematic monument of Chartres, Notre-Dame Cathedral dominates the city. It is an exceptional World Heritage masterpiece, recognised by UNESCO, where you will discover the keys to local and national history. Its...Read more
Chartres, Medieval city tour onboard tourist train (visit in two parts)
Discover the historic districts in complete serenity and without tiring yourself. Let yourself be humorously told the history of the city during a pleasant journey. From the old town (upper town) to the banks of the...Read more
Lunch at the restaurant
Menu suggestion (a common menu is required for all guests) :
Tomato leek tart
Or Poultry liver with Chartres sauce
Or seafood salad (mussel, shrimp, fresh parsley, olive oil) *** Duck sautéed in...
International stained glass centre
Just 50 metres from the cathedral, this unique centre, located in the former Tithe Barn (used to store salt), a 13th century listed building, was founded in 1980. It exhibits the secrets of stained glass, an art that...Read more
The price includes
The guided tour of the cathedral and crypt, crypt entry fees, medieval city tour onboard tourist train (visit in two parts), lunch including beverages and guided tour of the Medieval City.
Driver's lunch also included.
Program valid daily except Sundays and bank holidays.
The price does not include
Transport, transfers between the tour sites as well as any personal expenses.
You'll like ...
- Discover the crypt, one of the largest in the world.
- Different points of view over the city and its cathedral.
- Discover the art of stained glass.