France a grande vitesse

3-Day tour France
  • Lyon: the gastronomic capital of France
  • Avignon: Medieval town along the Rhône River
  • Marseille: strolling through town and the Vieux Port
from
  • € 493 1st class
  • € 369 2nd class
Prices & Dates

Travel comfortably by high-speed train through France, visiting three beautiful towns along the way. Starting and finishing point of this rail tour is the capital Paris.

The train

  • TGV: Train à Grande Vitesse
  • Very fast and comfortable
  • Direct services

Extras

Outward and return journey by plane or train Check extras

Day to day


Day 1 - Lyon

Travel by TGV in 2 hours from the capital Paris to Lyon, situated more than 500km away. Discover Lyon's wonderful sights and enjoy the gastronomy the city is famous for.

Hotel*** close to Part Dieu train station and the old city.

It is possible to add train tickets to Paris to your booking. Additional fees applicable.

Day 2 - Avignon

In the morning, continue by TGV to Medieval Avignon. Travel time: 1 hour. Spend the day in town visiting the Pont d'Avignon and the Palace of the Popes. Soak up the atmosphere in the charming old town, with all its cosy pavement cafés and restaurants.

Hotel*** near Place d'horloge.

Day 3 - Marseille

Decide yourself when to travel down to Marseille, there are hourly train services. Travel time: 1 hour. There are luggage lockers at the train station, so no need to carry your belongs with you.

Enjoy your time in the second largest city of France. Stroll through the beautifully restored old town around the harbour (Vieux Port) and relax at one of the many quayside restaurants.

By the end of the afternoon, return to Paris by direct TGV. Travel time: 03h17min.

It is possible to add train tickets from Paris to a domestic or international destination to your booking. Additional fees applicable.

More info


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Included


  • Train pass for all journeys which are part of the rail tour
  • Seat reservations (when possible)
  • 2 Nights: 2 person room with shower + toilet, breakfast included. Hotels closely located to train station.
  • Day to day itinerary

Extensions


  • Additional nights in all towns of the rail tour can be added to the booking
  • Overnight stays in other cities (for instance Paris) before or after rail tour can be added as well

Discounts / Surcharges


Discounts
  • Travellers aged 27 and younger get a youth discount
  • Travellers aged 60 and over get a senior discount
  • Please indicate your date of birth when making a booking so that the right price is being calculated

Surcharges
  • Single room €108

Departure


  • Daily departure

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Additional nights

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Extras

Extras

Upgrade 2 person room hotel**** in Lyon

Upgrade 2 person room hotel**** in Lyon

It is possible to book an upgrade to a hotel**** in every city of the rail tour. Breakfast included. Price per person per night.

€23

Upgrade to 1st class travel

Upgrade to 1st class travel

At an additional cost you travel 1st class.

€124

Upgrade 2 person room hotel**** in Avignon

Upgrade 2 person room hotel**** in Avignon

It is possible to book an upgrade to a hotel**** in every city of the rail tour. Breakfast included. Price per person per night.

€18