Sail the Seine
Sail along the Seine on this sensational river cruise. During this journey, you will drift past stunning French vistas and riverside towns.
Begin your voyage in Paris with a Captain’s welcome cocktail reception and a night of entertainment around the theme ‘titi parisien’. Relax on board as your enjoy magnificent views of the Seine Valley and enjoy a range of excursions. Explore Norman towns, châteaux and beautiful abbeys in picturesque surroundings. In addition, you can tickle your taste buds by sampling Benedictine liqueurs or Pont-l’Evêque cheese.
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Embark in Paris and meet the crew over a welcome drink in the lounge. After dinner in the on board restaurant, enjoy an evening of entertainment with a Parisian theme. The ship sets sail overnight.
Spend the morning cruising with a magnificent view of the Roche Guyon. Arrive in Les Andelys in the early afternoon. There you can participate in an option excursion to the renaissance château de Martainville which houses a collection of Norman art.
Join the optional excursion to Pont l‘Evêque in the morning, and take a guided tour of the Norman city, visiting the gardens of the former convent. Enjoy a tasting of the local cheese before returning to Honfleur for a guided walking tour. In the afternoon, choose to join the optional excursion to the chalk cliffs of the Alabaster Coast for a stroll and a Benedictine liqueur tasting.
Alternatively, you may be able to join a whole day tour to the D-day landing beaches of Normandy.
Honfleur – Rouen
Today, the optional morning excursion along the abbey trail, discovering the abbey of Saint-Wandrille and one of France’s most beautiful abbeys in the town of Jumièges. After lunch on board, you can opt to learn more about Rouen, a city with a turbulent history.
Rouen – Paris
During a morning of cruising, sail past Poissy, Conflans Sainte Honorine and Chatou – a town which is important in the history of impressionism. Entering Paris, admire the concrete and glass architecture of the ultra-modern district La Défense. Why not join a panoramic tour of Paris and see the sights? Dependant on the water level, tonight cruise Paris by night.
Disembark in Paris
Your journey ends back in Paris. Disembark at around 9.00am.
CroisiEurope has a fleet of 41 Prestige category boats with cabins, which ply the most beautiful rivers in Europe. Spacious and light, they offer a welcoming and refined setting. Accommodation capacity varies from 100 to 180 passengers depending on the boat’s design. At the cutting edge of technology, their facilities offer comfort and safety.
The suggested itinerary offers a number of options excursions. At some ports there is only one excursion on offer but some ports so have options in addition to those listed above.
If you think you’d like some more time in France, why not extend your stay in Paris?
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