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THE FRENCH TENNIS EXPERIENCE


PARIS & LYON | 11-18 July, 2023


Experience France in a unique way, hosted by Tennis Hall of Fame member Mark Woodforde. In Paris, play on the most famous clay tennis court in the world at Stade Roland-Garros. Enjoy Paris and all its treasures with a fabulous private dinner cruise viewing the Bastille’s Day fireworks. Then we go to Lyon to play in one of the oldest tennis clubs in France. Discover this city and enjoy a wine tour in the Beaujolais region. See the detailed program itinerary below or request more information.




PARIS

11th to 15th of July 2023

Join our tennis legend in Paris on the red clay of Stade Roland-Garros for an experience you won’t want to miss. Grab your passport and we will see you in Paris for our greatest adventure yet!

Play at Stade Roland-Garros
A rare, one-of-a-kind chance to play at an iconic tennis venue – the most famous red clay tennis courts in the world. Three days of on-court tennis time – clinics, drills and competition. Learn and play with clay court specialists. Our program includes 2 days at the venue of Roland-Garros and 1 day at Tennis Club Jean Bouin.
Meet the legend
Mark Woodforde is a former professional tennis player from Australia. He is best known as one half of "The Woodies", a doubles partnership with Todd Woodbridge. Woodforde is famous for his double’s success, having won twelve Grand Slam doubles titles in his career – one French Open, two Australian Opens, three US Opens, and a record six Wimbledons. Our legend will be present for the entire trip. He will be coaching, dining with our guests and will take part in all the activities in Paris and Lyon.
Hotel Molitor
5-star: Discover an urban resort nestled in the heart of the chic 16th arrondissement of Paris. Located in city centres and popular tourist area, exceptional location, facing and across the street from Stade Roland-Garros and Tennis Club Jean Bouin.

SPA and Pools: The biggest SPA in Europe! Relax in the SPA by Clarins, the sauna, the hammam, or have a personal training session with a sports trainer. Dive into the outdoor pool heated to 28C, or swim in the historic 1930s indoor pool.

The restaurants offer tempting French cuisine menus. The rooftop terrace offers cocktails and light bites with views of the Eiffel Tower, Stade Roland-Garros and Tennis Club Jean Bouin.
Tour & Lunch at the venue
Our group will have the unique chance to discover the venue of Roland-Garros like no one before. We will tour the entire facility and have a photo opportunity on the famous Philippe Chatrier Center Court. The tour will include lunch inside the venue with our legend (to be confirmed).
Dinner Cruise and Fireworks
Our last evening in Paris will include a fabulous dinner cruise on the Seine on Bastille Day. You will watch the fabulous fireworks from the boat!
The cruise will feature champagne and dinner and an up-close river view of the most famous Parisian monuments including the Eiffel Tower, Orsay Museum, Notre Dame, Grand Palais, Statue of Liberty and others.

LYON

15th to 18th of July 2023

Between the rivers Rhône and Saône, Lyon is ideally located in France and in Europe. The city is rich in architectural, cultural, and dining treasures. Lyon, more than any other city in France, embodies that illusive French “art of living”. You will fall in love with the capital of the Gaul.

Tennis
6 hours of tennis on clay at the best club of Lyon. Transfers and lunch at the club are included. Our tennis legend and our pros will host the tennis sessions which will include instructional drills, hitting formats and play.
Hotel Intercontinental
A contemporary 5-star haven nestled in a historical landmark in the center of the capital of dining, InterContinental Lyon – Hotel Dieu is one of the city’s most emblematic historical landmark buildings, originally dating back to the 18th and 19th centuries, with a contemporary take on design. Views from the hotel are always stunning, be it on the river Rhône or on the listed historic courtyards.
Restaurants
Not only is Lyon amazingly beautiful but it’s also the food capital of France. Lyon is the ideal place to discover and fall in love with French cuisine. You are certain to enjoy the dining experiences we will feature.
Historical Tour
Lyon has plenty to offer! We will take you on a historical tour of Medieval and Renaissance of the old part of Lyon (Vieux-Lyon). The tour begins with a walk through the narrow-cobbled alleyways and famous traboules! These passageways, which lead from one street to the next, reveal superbly renovated architectural treasures. Along the way you'll encounter essential monuments and explore the remains of the churches of Lyon.
Wine Tour
Three rivers flow through Lyon: the Rhône, the Saône and the Beaujolais!
Explore France’s most beautiful wine region and discover behind the world-famous label the preserved beauty of the Golden Stones Country. Along this journey, experience wine-tasting at Chateau Estate and enjoy a delicious homemade dinner at a small family winery. Just memorable.


Itinerary Paris


Tuesday, 11th of July
During the day: Pick-up at the airport in Paris.
Late morning: 2 hours of tennis at Jean Bouin.
Lunch: At the Tennis Club.
Afternoon: Check-in the hotel Molitor (5-star).
Dinner: Cocktail-dinner at a restaurant near the Hotel Molitor.
Tuesday, 11th of July
Morning: 2 hours of tennis at Jean Bouin Tennis Club.
Lunch: At the Tennis Club.
Afternoon: 2 more hours of tennis at Jean Bouin.
Dinner: On your own and free time to explore Paris.
Thursday, 13th of July
Morning: Tennis hours at Roland-Garros and at the Jean Bouin Tennis Club.
Lunch: On your own.
Afternoon: Exclusive access to the boutique of Roland-Garros and free time to explore Paris.
Dinner: On your own and free time to explore Paris.
Friday, 14th of July
Morning: Tennis hours at Roland-Garros and at the Jean Bouin Tennis Club.
Lunch: At an exclusive location within Roland-Garros. Followed with a tour of the venue (to be confirmed).
Afternoon: Free time to explore Paris.
Dinner: Dinner Cruise + fireworks.


Itinerary Lyon


Saturday, 15th of July
Morning: Breakfast followed by check out. Transfer from Paris to Lyon with fast train TGV in first class (2 hours). Check in Hotel Intercontinental (5*).
Lunch: Hotel Intercontinental.
Afternoon: Free time to explore Lyon.
Dinner: Restaurant near the hotel.
Sunday, 16th of July
Morning: 3 hours of tennis on red clay.
Lunch: At the Tennis Club.
Afternoon: Wine tour in the Beaujolais.
Dinner: At a small family winery.
Monday, 17th of July
Morning: 3 hours of tennis on red clay.
Lunch: At the Tennis Club.
Afternoon: Private visit of the old city center of Lyon.
Dinner: Restaurant near the Hotel Intercontinental.
Tuesday, 18th of July
Morning: Breakfast followed by check out and departure. Transportation provided to the airport or the train station.



Packages

The French Tennis

Experience

$9,700

Single occupancy

Non-tennis playing guest sharing a room, add $2,600

$8,700

Double occupancy

Price per person.