Hotel Jules Paris

This boutique hotel is located in Paris’ Ninth Arrondissement on the rue La Fayette, which gives you easy access to many Parisian neighborhoods. The retro-inspired décor takes its cue from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, but it has a decidedly contemporary twist. In the mornings, breakfast is served in a fun breakfast room inspired by an American ’50s diner. In the evening, meet your friends at the hotel’s contemporary lounge. Each guest room is equipped with modern amenities such as a flat-screen TV, a minibar, Wi-Fi and a tea and coffee maker.

Mercure Honfleur Hotel

Located in the town center near the Pont de Normandie bridge, the Mercure Honfleur Hotel offers guests a warm atmosphere and comfortable accommodations. It has an ideal location that allows you convenient access to the sights in Honfleur. This recently renovated hotel has a cozy breakfast room and a friendly lounge where you can enjoy a coffee or a cold beverage. Each guest room features cable and satellite TV, a minibar, Wi-Fi, and tea- and coffee-making facilities.

Paris & Normandy

Normandy & Paris                                       book online
May 13 - 22, 2011                   
This trip can be booked with the Rhône River program

Discover the charm of France’s Normandy region, a land of beautiful art, delicious cuisine and the famous Calvados brandy, picturesque villages, and idyllic countryside. Your exploration begins in the delightful town of Honfleur, long a source of inspiration for artists, writers and musicians. Visit Monet’s House at Giverny, and admire the peaceful gardens that featured so prominently in his paintings. Tour the delightful town of Rouen, and travel to Bayeux to see its renowned masterpiece, the Bayeux Tapestry. Visit Caen and its Memorial to Peace, which honors all those who fought in the D-Day battle, then journey to Omaha Beach to learn about D-Day and its impact on World War II. Your adventure concludes in Paris, with its world-renowned monuments, fashionable avenues and chic shops—a pleasing end to this unique program.





Explore the heart of Normandy from the scenic port town of Honfleur before continuing to Paris, the City of Lights.

Enjoy many opportunities to sample the delicious local cuisine, including the exemplary cheeses at Graindorge and the smooth calvados at Château de Breuil.

Visit the Carmelite Basilica of St. Thèrese, a pilgrimage site.

Tour Monet’s colorful home and gardens in Giverny.

Discover the medieval beauty of Rouen, as well as its infamous link to Joan of Arc.

View the famous Bayeux Tapestry, one of the world’s oldest surviving pictorial works.

Remember the courageous at historic D-Day beaches and the Caen Memorial.

Cost  Special Tulane pricing is from approximately $2820 per person, plus airfare, and V.A.T., based on double occupancy. An Air Program will be offered.

Booking  For booking information please contact Alumni Holidays International at 800-323-7373, or  Tulane Alumni Travel at 877-488-5263.

Specific trip details (itinerary, meals, sightseeing & accommodations) will be published in the brochure.

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