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Stays and one day programs in Chartres Chartres, the French way of life: a perfect place to discover museums and unusual places, to take a stroll in the historic districts and picturesque streets, to relax in a spa and to discover market places, delicacy craftsmen and stained-glass masters. Make your own evening, day or stay. Numerous thematic short breaks are offered. Surprise your loved ones in offering unforgettable moments in Chartres.

OFFICE DE TOURISME DE CHARTRES - CHARTRES CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU Maison du Saumon - 8 rue de la Poissonnerie – CS 10289 - 28008 CHARTRES Cedex - FRANCE Tél. 02 37 18 26 23/24 - Fax 02 37 21 51 91 Contacts : Sylvie Nerrière - Annie Jourdren - Clarisse Bloner (Monday to Friday) - 9am - 6pm E-mail : resa@otchartres.fr Local tourism organization authorized by Atout France registration n° IM028110007 Warrantor : APS, 15 avenue Carnot - 75017 Paris—France Insurance company : MMA Chartres, 42 boulevard Chasles - BP 382 – 28007 Chartres Cedex—France


ACCESS By road: • By motorway, from Paris: Paris: A6 (direction Bordeaux-Nantes) then A10 and A11 (direction Nantes)

• By road: Paris/Chartres : 88 km (RD910) Fontainebleau/Chartres : 115 km (RN10) Rambouillet/Chartres : 44 km (RD910) Le Mans/Chartres : 120 km (RN23) Rouen/Chartres : 134 km (RN154) Tours/Chartres : 141 km (RN10) Blois/Chartres : 100 km (RN10) Orléans/Chartres : 73 km (RN154)

By rail: • 33 daily connections from Paris-Montparnasse station (about one hour journey) • Regular links to Brittany.


Welcome to Chartres Chartres Convention & Visitors Bureau proposes to organize for you evenings, days and stays. Visits and cultural stays about Chartres and its diversified heritage, Programs especially dedicated to families, families Thematic short breaks including the discovery of "Lights of Chartres" event. A question, a specific need? Our incoming department is the ideal partner helping you to define a tailor made program. We offer: offer

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Made-to-measure programs, Knowledge quality, Single point of contact, A team always at your service.

Contents:

One day program "Chartres Chartres Heritage" Heritage and "Chartres Chartres Pass’" Pass’ stay

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"Chartres Chartres Bike Tour" Tour programsprograms- Day or stay

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"Family programs"– programs"– Days or stays

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"Lights Lights of Chartres" Chartres stays

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"Gourmet Gourmet stay" stay

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Terms and conditions

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One day program "Chartres Chartres Heritage" Heritage

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Discover the main city attractions in one day. Morning Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Guided tour of the old town with an audioguide (1h30):: Feel free to explore all the secrets of the old town, its picturesque streets, old bridges and "tertres", in a commented one-hour and a half visit using an audiophone. Lunch in a pancake restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). Afternoon Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide (1h30):: The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame Cathedral is the most complete and well-preserved example of gothic Cathedrals. This program can be customized upon request. *Validity : daily. This rate includes: lunch in a pancake restaurant, guided tours of the old town and the Cathedral with an audioguide. This rate does not include: drinks of the lunch, transportation and all personal spending.

"Chartres Chartres Pass’" Pass’ stay Take advantage of the Pass' to discover all aspects of Chartres, Capital of Light and Perfume.

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Day 2

Morning

Morning

Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and Chartres Pass’.

Breakfast at your hotel.

Self-guided visit of the International StainedStained-Glass center.

Lunch at your leisure - Aperitif or cofee offered in partner restaurants of the Chartres Pass.

Lunch at your leisure - Aperitif or coffee offered (partner restaurants available in your Chartres Pass documentation). Afternoon Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide (1h30).. Commented tour of the medieval town by train.

Self-guided visit of the Agriculture Museum. Museum

Afternoon Self-guided visit of Picassiette House, House completely decorated with mosaics made from broken crockery.

Dinner at your leisure - Aperitif or coffee offered in partner restaurants of the Chartres Pass.

** "Lights of Chartres" night walking tour with a guide available only at specific dates between 13th April and 14th September 2013 in French or English (as per guide).

"Lights Lights of Chartres" Chartres night walking tour with a guide**.

This program can be customized upon request.

Accommodation in a hotel of the city center (Chartres Pass partner).

*Validity: daily from April to October. Important: some visits availables only on specific periods and/or specific days. This rate includes: accommodation in a hotel of the city center based on a double room occupancy, breakfast, visitor’s tax and the Chartres Pass’. This rate does not include: meals, transportation and all personal spending.

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One day program "Chartres Chartres bike Tour" Tour

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Discover the city in a different way! Bike rental included. Morning Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide (1h30).. Lunch in a restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). Afternoon Bike(s) pick up and security deposit at the "Rent a bike office" in early afternoon. Bike rental and free visit of the town and banks of the Eure (map and itinerary provided by Chartres Tourist Office).. Return of equipment at the "Rent a bike office" before 5.30pm. Tee time in a local coffee house and tasting of speciality of Chartres: the macaroon (tea or coffee or hot chocolate and a pastry).. *Validity: from Monday to Saturday except on bank holidays. This rate includes: guided tour of the cathedral with an audioguide, lunch, bike rental at the "Rent a bike office", tea time. This rate does not include: drinks, security deposit at the "Rent a bike office", transportation and all personal spending.

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"Chartres Chartres bike Tour" Tour stay Discover the city in a different way! Bike rental included. Day 1 Morning Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide.. Lunch at your leisure.

Dinner in a restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). At nightfall: discover the "Lights Lights of Chartres"*** event Chartres (self-guided walking tour).. Accommodation in a 3*** hotel of the city center. Day 2 Morning

Afternoon

Breakfast at your hotel.

Bike(s) pick up and security deposit at the "Rent a bike office" in early afternoon. Bike rental and free visit of the town and banks of the Eure (map and itinerary provided by Chartres Tourist Office).. Return of equipment at the "Rent a bike office" before 5.30pm.

Self-guided visit of the Agriculture Museum. Museum

Tee time in a local coffee house and tasting of speciality of Chartres: the macaroon (tea or coffee or hot chocolate and a pastry)..

Lunch at your leisure. ** Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings. *** Every evening, from 13th April to 21st September 2013, the heritage of Chartres comes under the spotlight (29 monuments including the Cathedral, the Gardens Evêché, the "Hôtel Montescot"…).

This program can be customized upon request.

*Validity: daily except on bank holidays. This rate includes: accommodation in a 3*** hotel of the city center based on a double room occupancy, breakfast, visitor’s tax, dinner, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does not include: lunches, drinks of the dinner, security deposit at the "Rent a bike office", transportation and all personal spending.

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One day program "Family Family and culture" culture

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Come to discover Chartres with your family for one day. Morning Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers.

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Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town Discover the city on board the tourist train*** or with our "Rally Rally discovery of Chartres". Chartres Lunch in a pancake restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). Afternoon Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide (1h30): The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame Cathedral is the most complete and well-preserved example of gothic Cathedrals. Self-guided visit of the Agriculture Museum. **

Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

*** The tourist train runs from end of March to end of October.

This program can be customized upon request. *Validity: from Tuesday to Sunday. This rate includes: lunch in a pancake restaurant, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does note include: drinks of the lunch, transportation and all personal spending.

One day program "Leisure Leisure and Family" Family Come to discover Chartres with your family for one day. Morning Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town

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Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide (1h30): The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame Cathedral is the most complete and well-preserved example of gothic Cathedrals. Lunch in a pancake restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). Afternoon Boat or pedalpedal-boat trip, or miniature golf. **

Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

This program can be customized upon request.

*Validity: daily from mid-April to mid-October. Afternoon activities subject to the weather forecast. This rate includes: lunch in a pancake restaurant, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does note include: drinks of the lunch, transportation and all personal spending.

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"Family Family stay"stay - Night in a bed & breakfast of the city center. Spend a magic moment in Chartres between cultural and fun activities. From lt* u / ad nder 12) €111 (u

Day 1

Day 2

Morning

Morning

Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers.

Breakfast in your bed & breakfast.

Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide.

Discover the city on board the tourist train*** or with our "Rally Rally discovery of Chartres". Chartres

Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town

Lunch at your leisure.

Lunch at your leisure.

Afternoon

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Boat or pedalpedal-boat trip, or miniature golf. Afternoon Self-guided tour of the Château de Maintenon (15 ( miles from Chartres). Dinner in a pancake restaurant of the city center (drinks not included).

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Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

*** The tourist train runs from end of March to end of October.

This program can be customized upon request.

Accommodation in a bed & breakfast. *Validity: daily from mid-April to mid-October. Afternoon activities subject to the weather forecast. This rate includes: accommodation in a bed & breakfast based on a family bedroom with 2 adults and 2 children, breakfast, visitor’s tax, dinner in a pancake restaurant, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does not include: lunches, drinks of the dinner, transportation and all personal spending.

"Family Family stay"stay - Night in a 3*** hotel of the city center.

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Spend a magic moment in Chartres between cultural and fun activities. Day 1

Day 2

Morning

Morning

Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers.

Breakfast at your hotel.

Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town Discover the city on board the tourist train*** or with our "Rally Rally discovery of Chartres". Chartres Lunch at your leisure. Afternoon Family fun afternoon at the aquaticaquatic-complex "l’Odyssee l’Odyssee", l’Odyssee the largest aquatic complex in France with more than 4000m² of water. Dinner in a restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). Accommodation in a 3*** hotel of the city center.

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Self-guided visit of the Agriculture Museum. Lunch in a pancake restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). Afternoon Guided tour of the Cathedral with an audioguide: The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, NotreDame Cathedral is the most complete and wellpreserved example of gothic Cathedrals. **

Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

*** The tourist train runs from end of March to end of October.

This program can be customized upon request.

*Validity: daily. This rate includes: accommodation in a 3*** hotel of the city center based on 2 adults and 2 children in two double rooms, breakfast, visitor’s tax, dinner, lunch in a pancake restaurant on day 2, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does not include: lunch on day 1, drinks, transportation and all personal spending.

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"Lights Lights of Chartres" Chartres stay Enjoy an unforgettable moment in Chartres and experience the spectacular Lights of Chartres walking tour. From ult* ad t ,50/ ques €125 te on re d ra Chil

Day 1 Morning

Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town Self-guided visit of the International StainedStained-glass Center: This unique Centre, housed in the former "Grange aux Dîmes" was founded in 1980. It reveals the secrets of stained-glass windows, both old and contemporary.. Lunch at your leisure. Afternoon © Scénography : Xavier de Richemont, Paris

Guided tour of the cathedral with an audioguide (1h30):: The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame Cathedral is the most complete and wellpreserved example of gothic Cathedrals. Dinner in a restaurant of the city center (drinks not included). At nightfall, discover the Sound & Light even "Lights Lights of Chartres"Chartres - selfself-guided walking tour. Accommodation in a 3*** hotel of the city center.

Day 2 Morning Breakfast at your hotel. Guided tour of the old town with an udioguide (1h30):: Feel free to explore all the secrets of the old town, its picturesque streets, old bridges and "tertres", in a commented one-hour and a half visit using an audiophone. Lunch at your leisure. ** Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

This program can be customized upon request.

*Validity: daily from 13th April to 21th September 2013. This rate includes: accommodation in a 3*** hotel of the city center based on a double room occupancy, breakfast, visitor’s tax, dinner, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does not include: lunches, drinks of the dinner, transportation and all personal spending.

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"Lights Lights of Chartres Prestige" Prestige stay Experience our Prestige stay: an original program, an unforgettable moment !

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Day 1 Afternoon Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Guided tour of the cathedral with an audioguide (1h30):: The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame Cathedral is the most complete and well-preserved example of gothic Cathedrals. Checking in at the prestigious HotelHotel-Spa Le Grand Monarque****: Monarque**** Evening Dinner at the Brasserie La Cour at your hotel (drinks not included). At nightfall, discover the Sound & Light event "Lights Lights of Chartres"**Chartres selfself-guided walking tour. Accommodation at the HotelHotel-Spa Le Grand Monarque****. © Scénographie : Spectaculaires, les Allumeurs d’Images

Day 2 Morning Breakfast at your hotel. One day access at the Spa "Be Be By" By of the Hotel-Spa Le Grand Monarque****. Lunch at your leisure. ** Every evening, from 13th April to 21st September 2013, the heritage of Chartres comes under the spotlight (29 monuments including the Cathedral, the Gardens Evêché, the "Hôtel Montescot"…).

This program can be customized upon request.

*Validity: daily (from 13th April to 21st September regarding "Lights of Chartres" event). This rate includes: accommodation at the Hotel-Spa Le Grand Monarque**** based on a double room occupancy, breakfast, visitor’s tax, dinner, one day access to the Spa "Be-By", visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does not include: lunches, drinks of the dinner, transportation and all personal spending.

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"Gourmet Gourmet stay" stay Mixing gourmet specialities and cultural visits; spend a delicious moment in Chartres. Day 1 Morning

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Meet and greet at the Chartres Tourist Office and delivery of your documentation and vouchers. Stroll in the city center, center visit of the markets** and discovery of the commercial section of the old town. town Lunch at your leisure.. Afternoon Macaroon workshop (2h00): Chartres Tourist Office and the pastry chef Pierre FOURNIER invite you to learn how to make your own macaroons inside one of the finest houses in Chartres, the "Maison du Saumon", building decorated with wooden sculptures and built in the early 16th century, located 50 m from the Cathedral. Gourmet dinner at a local restaurant (drinks not included). Accommodation in a 3*** hotel in the city center.

Day 2 Morning Breakfast at your hotel. Guided tour of the old town with an audioguide:: Feel free to explore all the secrets of the old town, its picturesque streets, old bridges and "tertres", in a commented one-hour and a half visit using an audiophone. Lunch at your leisure.. Afternoon Guided tour of the cathedral with an audioguide:: The sublime pinnacle of 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame Cathedral is the most complete and well-preserved example of gothic Cathedrals. ** Flower market: only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Food market: only on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

This program can be customized upon request.

*Validity: from Tuesday to Sunday and as per pastry chef availability. This rate includes: accommodation in a 3*** hotel based on a double room occupancy, breakfast, visitor’s tax, a macaroon workshop, gourmet dinner, visits mentionned in this program and entrance fees to monuments. This rate does not include: lunches, drinks of the gourmet dinner, transportation and all personal spending.

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Terms and conditions 2013 ARTICLE 1- The Chartres Tourist Office (local tourism organization authorized by Atout France registration n°IM028110007), under the law of 13th July 1992, is authorized to reserve and sell all types of services, leisure and reception activities in its purview. It facilitates access to the public by offering a choice of services. Under no circumstances shall the Chartres Tourist Bureau be held responsible in case of the use of its contracts by third parties or for reasons other than tourism. ARTICLE 2- Duration of services: services The client who signs a contract with the Chartres Tourist Bureau for a determined period cannot, under any circumstances, claim any right to remain in the premises following the end of the services. ARTICLE 3- Responsability: Responsability The Chartres Tourist Office which provides services to the client is the client’s sole contact and is responsible for the execution of the obligations described in these terms and conditions. The Chartres Tourist Office shall not be held responsible for acts or God, cases of force majeure, or due to any person outside the organization and not involved in the execution of the services. ARTICLE 4– Reservation and deposit payments: payments Reservations become firm when a deposit representing 30% of the total cost and a copy of the contract signed by the client have been returned to the Chartres Tourist Bureau prior to the deadline appearing on the contract. ARTICLE 5- Payment of the balance: balance The client formally agrees to pay to the Chartres Tourist Office the balance of the agreed service and remaining due 8 days prior to the start of the services, based on the number of people in the group announced at that date. If the client has not paid the balance 8 days prior to the agreed date, the client shall be considered to have cancelled the stay. At that point, the service is once again proposed for sale and no reimbursement of the service will be made. ARTICLE 6- Invoicing: Invoicing The settled invoice will be given to the client the day of the service. On request, the Chartres Tourist Office can send this invoice by mail. Rates are established according to the number of persons constituting the group and vary according to the following indications: Rates per group : if less than 20 persons in the group Rates per person : if 20 persons and more in the group ARTICLE 7- Late registration: registration If registration is received less than 8 days prior to the start of the services, the entire amount of the payment shall be required upon the reservation. ARTICLE 8- Arrival: Arrival The client shall arrive at the date and time specified in the contract. If this is not possible, the client agrees to warn the Chartres Tourist Office whose address and telephone appear on the contract. ARTICLE 9-- Cancellation by the client: client Any cancellation shall be notified by registered letter. For any cancellation by the client, the amount to be reimbursed by the Chartres Tourist Office to the client (except for registration fees) shall be as follow: Cancellation more than 30 days prior to the start of the service: 10% of the amount of the service shall be withheld. In any case, the penalty shall not exceed 30.50. Cancellation between the 30th and the 21st day (inclusive) prior to the start of the service: 25% of the amount of the service shall be withheld. Cancellation between the 20th and the 8th day (inclusive) prior to the start of the service: 30% of the amount of the service shall be withheld. Cancellation between the 7th and the 2nd day (inclusive) prior to the start of the service: 75% of the amount of the service shall be withheld. Cancellation less than 2 days prior to the start of the service: 90% of the amount of the service shall be withheld. If the client does not arrive, no reimbursement shall be made.

ARTICLE 10- Changes by the Chartres Tourist Office concerning a substantial contract item: item When prior to the schedule start date of the service, the Chartres Tourist Office is required to make changes to one of the key items of the contract, the buyer may, without prejudicing recourse for compensation for any damages suffered, and after having been informed by the seller by registered letter with acknowledgment of receipt: - either cancel the contract and obtain, without penalties, the reimbursement of amounts paid. - or accept the change or substitution of location for the services proposed by the seller. An amendment to the contract specifying the changes made is then signed by both parties. Any reduction in the sales price is subtracted from the amounts remaining due by the buyer and, if the amount paid by the buyer exceeds the modified price of the services, the client shall be reimbursed for its overpayment by bank transfer. ARTICLE 11- Seller is prevented during the services from providing all the services defined in the contract: contract When during the services, the seller cannot provide a predominant part of the services called for in the contract, representing a non-negligible percentage of the price paid by the buyer, the Chartres Tourist Bureau, without prejudicing recourse for compensation for any damages suffered, shall propose services to replace those scheduled, and shall pay for any price increase. If the seller cannot offer replacement services or if those services are refused by the buyer for valid reasons, the former shall pay the latter compensation calculated on the same basis as for a cancellation by the seller. ARTICLE 12- Cancellation by the seller: seller When the Chartres Tourist Office cancels the service before it starts, it shall inform the buyer by registered letter with acknowlegment of receipt. The buyer, without prejudicing recourse for compensation for any damages suffered, shall be reimbursed for the amounts paid without any penalties; the buyer shall also receive compensation at least equal to the penalty that it would have paid had the cancellation taken place due to its fault at that date. These measures only apply when a non adversarial agreement is reached intended to have the buyer accepts a substitution service proposed by the seller. ARTICLE 13- Interruption of services: services If the client interrupts the services provided, no reimbursement shall be made. ARTICLE 14- Capacity: Capacity Each contract is established for a given number of people. If the final number of people exceeds the service provider’s planned reception capacity, the service provider may refuse additional clients, break off the service contract (in which case the payment of the service shall remain with the Chartres Tourist Bureau) or may request a supplement. Invoicing will be established according to the rates detailed in the contract. The final number of people in the group must be confirmed to the Chartres Tourist Office at least 72 hrs prior to the service date. ARTICLE 15- Insurance: Insurance The client is responsible for any damages it may cause. The client is invited to take out a public liability insurance contract. The Chartres Tourist Office has taken out a professional public liability insurance policy. Insurance company: MMA Chartres– 42 Boulevard chasles– BP 382– 28007 Chartres Cedex. ARTICLE 16- Other services: services Special Terms and Conditions specific to the Chartres Tourist Office appear bellow, after the Terms and Conditions. ARTICLE 17- Disputes: Disputes Any claims concerning a service shall be submitted to the Chartres Tourist Office within 3 days from the end of the service. In case of persistent disagreement, disputes may be submitted to the Quality Department of the Fédération Nationale des Offices de Tourisme et Syndicats d’Initiative (National Federation of Tourist Offices and Tourist Information Offices) that shall attempt to find a nonadversarial solution. Any disputes concerning the application of these Terms and Conditions shall be under the exclusive jurisdiction of the tribunal of the Chartres Tourist Office country seat.

SPECIAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS These programs are the preliminary offer described in the Terms and Conditions above and by the Special Terms and Conditions below below and represent commitments by the Chartres Tourist Office. However, as the brochure was designed in October 2012, changes may occur; in this case, they shall be submitted to the client in writing by the Chartres Chartres Tourist Office prior to the conclusion of the contract. Any reservations made imply the acceptance of the Terms and Conditions and Special Sales Terms. Reservations Reservations with the Service providers shall be made upon receipt of the confirmation letter with the requested deposit.. Prices and invoicing The final invoicing shall be based on the prices indicated in the contract and according to the number of people in the group, announced to our services 8 days prior to the group’s arrival date. Any change to the definitive number of participants, prior to the start of the services, may result in an increase in the cost of the trip. Additional fees are required for special visits - visits on Sundays : +50 % - visits in foreign languages : + 50 % - visits on bank- visits in foreign languages on Sundays : + 100 % bank-holidays : + 100 % - visits in foreign languages on bankbank-holidays : + 150 % Payment Eurocheck and bank transfer: All payments by eurocheck or by bank transfer from abroad shall require an additional fee of €18 per eurocheck or €6,80 per bank transfer. Payment by bank card: Possibility of remote payment by bank card (in this case, send us the 16 digits on the card to the debited, the expiration date and cryptogram). Times indicated in program(s) Times are given for information only. Our services reserve the right to modify times according to the availability of the service providers in question. Order of visits The order of visits may be modified if they take place on a Sunday or during a civil or religious holiday unknown at the time the contract is confirmed and preventing the visit of the site. Late arrival Late arrivals shall be announced by telephone to the Chartres Tourist Office. In this case the visits shall be: - maintained according to the availability of the guides and the day’s program, - shortened or extended (in the latter case, the fee for the service will be increased accordingly). The visit remains due in any case.

Cancellation of a visit in case of force majeure The Chartres Tourist Bureau reserves the right to cancel visits if so required by cases of force majeure or acts of God, such as the visit of French or foreign dignitaries or the scheduling of a large-scale event, in particular at the Chartres Cathedral. Guides The programs offered include the services of guides certified by the Chartres Tourist Office or local guides, according to the terms of the contract. For visits led by Tourist Bureau guides, the meeting point is at the Chartres Tourist Office located Maison du Saumon– 8 rue de la Poissonnerie– CS 10289– 28008 Chartres Cedex (near the Cathedral). Buses For visits requiring a travel by bus, the group can either organize himself his transportation, or the Chartres Tourist Office can, on request, establish a quotation to arrange transportation by bus including driver. Rates mentionned in our programs do not include transportation by bus. Accessibility of sites Our programs depend on the opening days and times of the museums, monuments, and places visited: Visits in the Cathedral are not possible on Sunday mornings and during all church services. The International StainedStained-glass Center is closed on Sunday mornings, 01/01 and 12/25. The Fine Arts Museum is opened Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10.00AM to noon and from 2.00PM to 5.00PM and Sundays from 2.00PM to 5.00PM (closure at 6.00PM from beginning of May till end of October). Picassiette House is opened daily except Tuesdays and Sunday mornings. In April: from Monday to Saturday from 10.00am till noon and from 2.00pm till 5.00pm, Sundays from 2.00PM till 5.00PM. In May, from Monday to Saturday from 10.00AM till noon and from 2.00PM till 6.00PM, Sundays from 2.00PM till 6.00PM. In July and August: from Monday to Saturday from 10.00AM till 6.00PM, Sundays from 2.00PM till 6.00PM. In October, Saturdays only from 10.00AM till noon and from 2.00PM till 6.00PM and Sundays from 2.00PM till 6.00PM. Closed from 11/01 till 03/31, 1st et 8th May and every Tuesdays and Sunday mornings. The Tourist Train is accessible from end of March to end of October. (Possibility outside this period for an additional fee - please contact us for details).

Note: If your group includes less than 60, people may share the small train with your group, according to availability. You can request to reserve the train exclusively (for an additional fee); please contact us if this is required.

Terms and conditions appear at the top of this page and govern the sale of the services from autorized organizations, like the Chartres Tourist Bureau Warrantor: APS, 15 avenue Carnot- 75017 Paris- Insurance: MMA Chartres, 42 boulevard Chasles- BP 382– 28007 Chartres Cedex

Local tourism organization authorized by Atout France registration n°IM028110007

CHARTRES TOURIST OFFICEOFFICE- 8 RUE DE LA POISSONNERIE– POISSONNERIE– CS 10289– 10289– 28008 CHARTRES CedexCedex- France– France– Tel.0033(0)2.37.18.26.23 and 24– 24– Fax.0033(0)2.37.21.51.91 Fax.0033(0)2.37.21.51.91 E-mail: resa@otchartres.fr— resa@otchartres.fr— www.chartreswww.chartres-tourisme.com


CHARTRES TOURIST OFFICE Maison du Saumon 8 rue de la Poissonnerie CS 10289 28008 CHARTRES Cedex

Short breaks in Chartres  

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