Oui Love Pickleball – France!

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Oui Love Pickleball – France!

Overview

Embark on a tailored Navigo Pickleball Vacation designed exclusively for both picklers and their non-playing companions, weaving together the thrill of competitive play with the cultural richness of France’s most popular and iconic regions.
This trip is tailored to both first-timers to France as well as those who’ve traveled here before. We will be starting this amazing tour at a resort high atop the French Alps before making a stop in Provence and then onto the sunshine of Côte d’Azur (The French Riviera). We’ll show you some amazing attractions, all while adding in some social but competitive pickleball.
Our first offering to France is a 9 day, 8 night trip commencing September 21, 2024. It includes stays in Tignes, Avignon, and Nice! Along the way you’ll experience four dedicated court days, offering a total of 16 hours for both social and competitive pickleball, guided by local certified instructors. This dynamic itinerary seamlessly integrates court time with immersive tours, cultural excursions, and a variety of fun and entertaining activities. From exploring the amazing facilities at our mountaintop resort, to visiting medieval castles and Roman sites, to enjoying the sun-soaked beaches of the Côte d’Azur, this will be a pickleball vacation like no other ensuring an unforgettable blend of sportsmanship, sightseeing, and cultural exploration—all encompassed within the inclusive cost of the trip. Experience parts of France few see, savor local flavors, and forge lasting connections with fellow picklers on this unparalleled pickleball adventure.

9 days/8 nights including overnight flight from the US

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  • Dates

    September 21 - 29, 2024

DAY 2

The Mtn's Welcome You!

Your French Alpine adventure begins as you touch down at Geneva Airport, where your tour directors will welcome you before heading off to nearby Annecy at the base of the French Alps. Annecy is renowned for its charming old town, winding canals, and crystal-clear lake. Spend the afternoon exploring its cobblestone streets, admiring the medieval architecture, and strolling along the scenic waterfront. As the evening approaches, bid farewell to Annecy and resume your journey towards Tignes/Val d'Isère, where the majesty of the French Alps awaits. Travel through scenic mountain passes and winding roads, arriving at your resort in time for a warm welcome and a delicious dinner.
DAY 3

P'ball & Alpine Adventures

Welcome to the breathtaking Alpine region of Tignes/Val d'Isère, where your French pickleball journey begins amidst stunning mountain vistas and exhilarating outdoor activities. Kick-start your day with an energizing pickleball session at the resort's state-of-the-art facilities. Engage in friendly matches and skill-building exercises with fellow enthusiasts, surrounded by the majestic peaks of the French Alps. The conditions at this altitude can be more challenging than at sea level, so be prepared for a workout!
DAY 4

P'ball & Provencal Charms

Prepare yourself in a day of sport and exploration as you bid farewell to the mountainous landscapes of Tignes and journey southward to the sun-drenched region of Provence. Your day begins with an invigorating pickleball session, followed by a scenic drive through picturesque villages and rolling countryside. Arriving in Provence, you'll be greeted by the region's timeless allure and check into your accommodations, ready to embark on a new chapter of your French adventure.
What's

Included

✔ Tour Directors

Full-time Tour Director(s) assigned to your team for the duration of the trip and available to answer questions, handle emergencies, etc.

✔ Guided Tours/Activities

All guided tours/activities (including entrance fees) to cultural/historic sites, museums, games and sports related expenses, and other points of interest as listed are included throughout the tour.

✔ Ground Transportation

All group ground transportation costs upon arrival in France.

✔ Accommodations

Accommodation each night at 4-star equivalent properties.

✔ Meals

Breakfast is included each morning at the hotel, and group meals as specified on the itinerary.

✔ Pickleball Court Time

All pickleball related expenses (courts, locker rooms, etc.) as well as certified coaches.

Not Included

✖ Gratuity

Tips for Navigo Tour Directors, bus drivers, and/or local guides.

✖ Incidentals

All incidentals including, but not limited to, phone calls, laundry, shopping, and additional sightseeing not on the itinerary.

✖ Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance is available through our partner, Travel Insured International, at an additional cost.

✖ Airfare

Round trip airfare from USA to Geneva, home from Nice, is not included

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