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From Paris : Highlights & Historical Gems Experience Medieval Rouen Day Trip provided by France Excursion

From Paris : Highlights & Historical Gems Experience Medieval Rouen Day Trip

From Paris : Highlights & Historical Gems Experience Medieval Rouen Day Trip
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You can find the hidden gems of this medieval on this personalized tour of Rouen. Admire the Gothic architecture of the Saint-Maclou Church, with a grim past linked to the Black Death pandemic, and visit the Saint Ouen Abbey Church with a life-like Napoleonic statue on a horse... Take a day trip to the medieval city of Rouen from Paris. See some of France's oldest cathedrals and buildings, hear stories of medieval superstars such as Joan of Arc and explore the old town to spot authentic Norman architecture while learning the region's interesting history. - 7 Hours Private Day Trip - Explore History and hidden gems - Histories of numerous medieval superstars - See one of France's oldest cathedrals - Delicious French Food (Explore a local market) - Go to the historical castle where Joan of Arc was imprisoned - Experience French medieval town - Remains of battle at a historic trial - Get from Paris to Rouen by train with your guide and enjoy the ride
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  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English, Italian, French, Spanish
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English, Italian, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 235760P25
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Private guide • Return train ticket included • Publictransport • 100% personalized just for you
Duration
7h
Departure details
Hilton Paris Opera, 108 Rue Saint-Lazare, 75008 Paris, France
Inclusions
Private guide • Return train ticket included • Publictransport • 100% personalized just for you
Departure details
Hilton Paris Opera, 108 Rue Saint-Lazare, 75008 Paris, France
Duration
7h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Not wheelchair accessible
Stroller accessible
Near public transportation
Infant seats available
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Free cancellation up to 18 days before experience date
No refunds within 18 days of experience date.
Most travellers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Hilton Paris Opera
    108 Rue Saint-Lazare, 75008 Paris, France
    See address & details
  • 1
    Boutique Lindt Paris Opera
    Stop: 7 hours
    Embark in a medieval journey to the past on a private day trip to Rouen by train. What it was once the wealthiest city in medieval Europe, is now the resting place of Joan of Arc and Richard the Lionheart and home to many historical gems. Join your favorite local on this day trip to the charming French city on the River Seine, and discover its unique treasures, architecture, and history. Upon arriving at this atmospheric medieval city, explore a 13th-century castle that is renowned for imprisoning Joan of Arc. Discover a courthouse that used to be the parliament of Normandy, which also tells the story of the Nazi attack in WWII with remnants of bullet holes on the walls. Trace Joan of Arc's journey to her pyre and read about her life story, then visit a new Norman fresh produce local market. Taste the region's popular cheeses and sausages, and buy some for a quick bite. See the more of Rouen... Let's take you to the medieval old town, rich in Norman architecture, beautiful themed buildings and fascinating history. See a massive astronomical clock from the 14th century with an ancient mechanism still operating, then visit the magnificent Rouen Cathedral with France's oldest stained glass windows. See the tomb which contains Rich's heart This is the typical plan (can be customized on your request) : - Meeting point: Hilton Paris Opera - Paris - Travel Like Locals: Get from Paris to Rouen by train with your local host and enjoy the ride! - Medieval Fortress: Go to the historical castle where Joan of Arc was imprisoned - Historical Courthouse: Visit a courthouse that was once the parliament of Normandy where you can still find bullet holes left from WWII - Pyre Of A Heroine: See the pyre of Joan of Arc and learn more about her life story and legacy - Delicious French Food: Explore a local market, savor regional delicacies and buy authentic products - Old Town Vibes: Wander through the old town of Rouen and be fascinated by its Norman architecture and fascinating history - Giant Clock: Observe a 14th-century giant astronomical clock with one of the oldest working mechanisms in France - Magnificent Cathedral: Visit a spectacular cathedral with the oldest stained glass windows in France and see the tomb containing the heart of a king - Crusade King: Learn about the life and victories of Richard the Lionheart, and his role in the Third Crusade - Gothic Church: Discover the unique Flamboyant style of a 15th-century Gothic church with a haunting past linked to the Black Death - Between Abbey & City Hall: Visit an abbey church built in the Flamboyant style and see a life-like statue of Napoleon on a horse in the middle of a square - End Of Tour: Hop on the train back to Paris with your local host and get more recommendations of things to do
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  • You'll end at
    Hilton Paris Opera
    108 Rue Saint-Lazare, 75008 Paris, France
    See address & details
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