TOURS DESCRIPTION



Tours start and end at Acropolis Congress Center. Meeting point at the Desk of the Housing Bureau at the main entrance of the Congress Center. Clients should be ready at least 15 minutes before the departure time.
A minimum of 15 people are required for all tours. If the minimum is not reached, the housing bureau has the right to cancel the tour or to propose another alternative. In this case only, a refund of the amount paid for the cancelled tour will be provided or applied to an alternative tour.
All prices given are per person..  For children under 12 years old, there is a 50% discount (based upon 1 fare-paying adult.).  Tours only guaranteed in English..


FULL DAY : MONACO, PRINCE PALACE AND ITS CASINO


    

The Prince’s Palace is the private residence of the ruling Prince but the State Apartments are open for public visits part of the year. (Open between 1 April and 31 October). The original fortress and ramparts were built by the Genoese in 1215 and through the centuries, the building was transformed into one of the most luxurious examples of the Louis XIV style. The main attractions are the Throne Room and the Court of Honour,  with its richly decorated marble staircase. A one hour visit that takes you on a fabulous journey through history, from the time of the Guelfes and the Gibelins up to the Napoleonic era.

Every day at precisely 11:55 AM, in front of the Palace’s main entrance, visitors can enjoy the spectacular changing of the guard ceremony performed by the “Carabiniers” in full dress uniform (black in winter, white in summer): a ceremony that has remained unchanged for more than a century.

Lunch on the Rocks facing the Prince's palace. Afternoon : Visit on your own of the Casino of Monte-Carlo. This legendary casino, a jewel of the arts "Belle Epoque", is the absolute reference for all players. Its wide range of table games is the most prestigious and the most complete in Europe.

Includes : transportation, English guide, entrance at the State Apartment & Casino, lunch on the rocks (menu 3 course).
Duration : 8 hours

TUESDAY 10/04 (Tour n°1) - FRIDAY 13/04 (Tour n°13) : 9pm-6pm

167 euros/pers

 

 

 


FULL DAY :COOKING CLASS WITH FLOWERS & ANTIBES PICASSO MUSEUM


    

After your meeting at the Acropolis Congress Center  with your guide, you will be transferred by coach near Antibes at the private venue of the Chef Terrillon, specialized on cooking with flowers. The first part of the day is a wonderful experience of cooking with flowers !  The cooking class is accessible to all and meet all your desires. The professional chefs will give you their culinary skills in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere A very special universe, made of flowers and candy, the atelier of the Chef Terillon will open its doors to everyone’s delight and in particular to those fine gourmets amongst you!

The chef Yves Terrillon greedy secrets will be made available to you so that you can create original floral or provencal recipes : 1 main course and one dessert. For example : Brochette of large prawns, lemongrass, soho and roses, Apple tart with jasmin. Once the cookery lesson is finished, participants can use the “host’s table” to taste their dishes in a convivial atmosphere. The duration of the lesson is 2 hours + 1 hour for the tasting. Aperitif with sirup of rose or violette, 1 glas of provençal wine are included. Apron is provided.

After this nice experience, you will have a short transfer to the city center of Antibes for a private  guided tour. The only coastal city of the Riviera circled with remparts, Antibes has kept an incredible authenticity and boasts wonderful views from its courtine. The guided walking tour we propose is an original way to discover the history and the traditions of this beautiful Provencal city: We propose an amazing trip along the sunny streets of Antibes which includes the visit of the Picasso Museum . Situated in the castle of Antibes, this is an exceptional collection of works created here by the artist during the summer and autumn of 1946.

Includes : transportation, English guide, cooking workshop, lunch (pieces from the lesson)  entrance at the Picasso museum
Duration : 8 hours

WEDNESDAY 11/04 (Tour n°4) : 9pm-6pm

169 euros/pers