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Intimate France Tours

Oakland, CA 94611
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Intimate France Tours

We just completed our fourth tour with Intimate France. This time it was to the Basque areas of... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
John A
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Menlo park, United States
Traveled in Provence

Our trip to Provence, France, in May of 2016 couldn't have been better with George Nevin, the owner... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2017
Beth R
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Portland, Oregon
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For 24 years we have specialized in small groups (8 or fewer) visiting Europe's most beautiful regions – including France, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Germany and Austria. We stay in charming hotels in inns in city/town centers and offer extensive sightseeing – markets, villages, monuments, churches and cathedrals. We offer world-class dining and wines. All tours are owner-escorted.
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“loire valley” (3 reviews)
“small group” (2 reviews)
“provence” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oakland, CA 94611
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

We just completed our fourth tour with Intimate France. This time it was to the Basque areas of France and Spain. It offers the opportunity to see larger cities, but also explore the back roads and get a better picture of a country and its...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Our trip to Provence, France, in May of 2016 couldn't have been better with George Nevin, the owner and tour leader. He's been leading small groups for years and really knows the best sites at the least busy times of the day, where the best...More

1  Thank Beth R
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Geonev, Owner at Intimate France Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Beth, Provence is such a terrific destination, and I'm delighted to have shared its beauty with you. It has it all – charming perched villages, castles, Roman monuments, excellent art and of course delicious cuisine and great wines. Here's hoping you can join us again...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2017

We have taken three tours with George Nevin, owner and operator of Intimate France. We believe that Intimate France offers high quality tours at a reasonable price with outstanding value received for dollar spent. In our opinion traveling with George is comparable to traveling with...More

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Geonev, Owner at Intimate France Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

TravelinTexans, a sincere thank-you not only for your review, but also for being such great travelers over the years. I've always said that my goal is to allow people to travel with a family member – in the best sense. It appears that I'm succeeding....More

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Reviewed July 17, 2017

My two friends and I traveled with Intimate France Tours on a delightful 12 day journey to Normandy and the Loire Valley. George Nevin, owner and operator was a convivial companion, tour guide, food connoisseur, and created a wonderful trip for us. The hotel selections...More

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Geonev, Owner at Intimate France Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Many thanks for your kind words, CalGrad. I really enjoyed traveling with you and your friends, and even got to see some parts of France that were new to me – as well as places I treasure. Many high points in our time together.

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

We have traveled with George on two occasions, to Normandy and the Loire Valley and South France and Switzerland. Traveling with George, you need only show up at the airport, relax and enjoy. Intimate France takes care of meals, lodging, attractions and transportation. Majority of...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

"Provence: The Chic and the Wild" in May of 2016 was my first trip with Intimate France and what a delight! I’m an ambiance traveler; I like to spend several days in the same place, savoring the atmosphere, enjoying the food and wine, wandering the...More

Thank Mary B
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Geonev, Owner at Intimate France Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Mary, it was a delight to travel with you and I am busy making sure the French Riviera for Art Lovers, Aprll 29-May 11, 2018, will be a great success as well. Thank you for your kind words.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We have been traveling with this company for many years. These are small groups of 8 travelers. The owner is a long time European traveler and guide, with a knowledge of small towns, good food, good wine and great sites. He concentrates his tours on...More

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Geonev, Owner at Intimate France Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Sally, you and Dennis always seem to bring out the best in any group you join, making our adventures in Europe all that much more fun. In particular, you do your homework and come equipped with the background that makes everyone appreciate our visits more...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

I just completed my fifth trip with Intimate France, this time to Devon and Cornwall in England. I have previously traveled with George Nevin’s small group tour company to the Dordogne, Normandy and the chateaux of the Loire Valley, the Italian Lakes & Venice, and...More

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