On the road of the impressionists by 2CV !
During this journey you will discover:
- Castle of Auvers-sur-Oise and it garden
- Lunch at the Castle
- Van Gogh's house
Your journey will start with the visit of the Castle of Auvers-Sur-Oise
to discover more than 500 art pieces put together in an instructive
path: "Voyage au temps des Impressionists" (Journey to the
Impressionists' time). This path is filled up with interactive and
fascinating multimedia and will let you relive the Impressionism
movement and the master pieces of Daubigny, Pissarro, Cézanne, Monet,
Van Gogh's ancient house where 70 of his paintings were created. The painter's soul still relies in Room n°5 of the Ravoux Auberge, ranked in the historical monuments of France.
On your next step, you will reach Van Gogh's ancient house where 70 of his paintings were created.
The painter's soul still relies in Room n°5 of the Ravoux Auberge,
ranked in the historical monuments of France.
After this introduction, you will be able to enjoy the fresh gardens and relax while having a pleasant lunch before wandering in the streets of the village. There, you will be looking for the plates representing some impressionist paintings inspired by the sceneries and the inhabitants of these places.
Then get back in your 2CV where you will be heading to the Oise Valley on your way to one of the most beautiful villages around Paris: L’Isle-Adam. This village is right in the middle of all those famous impressionist places.
Finally, before getting back towards Paris, you will be able drive by Pontoise and observe the villages and fields that Monet and other impressionists strode across with their brushes, palettes and easels looking for the ideal light and view.
Your chauffeur will drive you back to Paris in your 2CV for your last ride with your hair blowing in the wind.