Simply Paris

One day in paradise. No, we mean Paris. No, paradise

Who could blame us for being confused? You can now travel to one of the world’s most remarkable cities for the day without ever checking out of your London hotel room. The Simply Paris tour from Rail Europe is the perfect way to get a taste of Paris in just one day.  It starts with a scenic high-speed train ride through British and French countryside that delivers you to a semi-escorted tour of Paris on a luxury coach. See the Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe before going on an escorted tour to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower, Paris’s most famous landmark. You’ll then experience quintessential French scenery from a Seine River cruise before spending some time doing your own Paris exploration. Your high-speed travel on Eurostar returns you to London at the end of day, just in time for bed. Perfect. One dream down, 26 Rail Europe countries to go.

Here’s what’s included:

    • Semi escorted and guided panoramic sightseeing tour of Paris in a luxury air-conditioned coach.
    • Escorted tour to the second floor of Eiffel Tower.
    • Seine River cruise.
    • Walking tour and entry ticket to the Louvre Museum. (On Tuesdays when the Louvre is closed you will receive entry ticket to the d'Orsay Museum.)
    • Travel on Eurostar high-speed train through the British and French countryside both ways between London and Paris.
    • Free time to explore Paris.

 

Conditions:

    • Reservations must be confirmed at least 4 days in advance by calling the reservation center in London. Details on making reservations are included with your voucher.
    • Passports are required.
    • Tour begins at 5:45am at London St. Pancras international station.
    • Train departs from Paris at 8:13 pm
    • Tour ends approximately at 9:40pm.
    • Days of Operation:
      • January - February on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday.
      • March - October on Monday - Saturday.
      • November - December on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday.
    • Once the tour has been reserved the tour is non-refundable.
    •  Voucher must be exchanged within 6 months of purchase date.
    • Prices are subject to change.
What is the difference between the four tour options from London to Paris?

  • Easy Day trip to Paris is an unescorted tour that includes a hop-on hop-off bus tour and a metro ticket to return to the train station, as well as a round trip train ride on the Eurostar.
  • Paris Overnight includes a round trip train ride on the Eurostar, a semi-escorted guided panoramic sightseeing tour of Paris in a luxury air-conditioned coach, entrance to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a cruise on the Seine River, ticket for the Louvre Museum, one hotel night in Paris, and a free day in Paris.
  • Simply Paris includes a round trip train ride on the Eurostar, a semi-escorted guided panoramic sightseeing tour of Paris in a luxury air-conditioned coach, entrance to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower, ticket for the Louvre Museum, and a cruise on the Seine River.
  • Splendor of Paris includes a round trip train ride on the Eurostar , a semi-escorted guided panoramic sightseeing tour of Paris in a luxury air-conditioned coach, entrance to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower, and a visit to Versailles.