Stroll the streets of the charming village of Giverny and discover the grave of Claude Monet in the churchyard. Then, skip the long lines to Monet’s house and gardens to hear the story of the artist’s life and how he led the Impressionist movement from the village between 1883 and 1926. Learn how artists such as John Singer Sargent, Paul Cézanne and Mary Cassatt joined him in the sleepy village to form an unofficial artists’ colony. Be enchanted by the ponds and gardens that inspired his paintings, and see the Japanese bridge and lilies of the Oriental water garden Savor the scent of flowers in season, such as wild roses, hollyhocks, poppies and honeysuckle. Admire the water lilies and weeping willows, instantly recognizable from his classic paintings and look inside the thatched roof house to find the cheerful kitchen and his collection of 18th and 19th century Japanese prints.
Meet your guide outside of ” La Capucines ” Giverny, 80 Rue Claude Monet, 27620 Giverny.
Please arrive on time as late arrivals are considered a no show.
Cancellation Policy: Please note that the tour can be cancelled 24 hours before departure without any charges. Cancellations within 24 hours result in a 100% charge.