Active & Discovery On The Seine (Northbound)
Begin your panoramic French river cruise on the Seine with a visit to Paris-“The City of Light.” Discover the true heart of Paris on a guided walk through the sites of Paris’ rich history, or explore the city by bike or enjoy a walking food tour. Cruise to Conflans and choose between an excursion to visit Auvers-sur-Oise or Napoleon and Josephine’s Chteau de Malmaison. As an alternative, you may want to join an e-bike tour to the Chteau de Maisons-Lafitte or learn how to prepare a Chantilly cream. In Vernon enjoy a food walking tour or experience the city by bike. Your river cruise on the Seine sails on to Les Andelys where you have plenty of choices, from a guided tour to a hike experience or a visit to Lyons-la-Forêt. Continue to Rouen for a walking tour of the village where Joan of Arc was martyred, as well as the Notre-Dame Cathedral, and Astronomical Clock. Alternatively, enjoy a guided kayak tour. You’ll cruise to Caudebec and take an excursion to Normandy. Choose from a selection of excursions, including a tour of the WWII landing beaches at Normandy, with the memorials and monuments to the allied forces, or a “Taste of Normandy” tour to discover the farming traditions and culinary specialties of this area. The last stop of your Seine River cruise is Le Havre, where you can choose between a city sightseeing, a bike tour or a visit to the Palais Bénédictine in Fécamp. Your French river cruise concludes with a transfer to Paris for an overnight stay to celebrate your Seine River experience.
Day 1 Paris (Embarkation): Onboard welcome reception Day 2 Paris: Choice of guided sightseeing or food tour or guided bike tour in the parkDay 3 Conflans: Choice of excursion to Auvers-sur-Oise, or excursion to Napoleon and Josephine’s Chteau de Malmaison, or demonstration of crem chantilly in the Chteau Chantilly, or guided Maisons-Laffite e-biking tourDay 4 Vernon–Les Andelys: In Vernon choice of excursions to Giverny, or food walking tour, or guided bike tour; onboard crêpes and pastry demonstration; in Les Andelys choice of guided tour, or hike to Chteau Gaillard or excursion to Lyons-la-Forêt Day 5 Rouen: Choice of guided tour, see the Astronomical Clock and visit to the cathedral, or guided kayak tour; time at leisureDay 6 Caudebec. Excursions to Normandy: Choice of full day excursions to Normandy landing beaches, or “A Taste of Normandy” excursion or bike with your Adventure HostDay 7 Le Havre: Choice of Le Havre sightseeing, or visit to the Palais Bénédictine in Fécamp or guided bike tourDay 8 Le Havre (Disembarkation)–Paris: Transfer to Paris; time at leisureDay 9 Paris: Your vacation ends this morning
Paris, France (Embarkation)
Caudebec. Excursion To Normandy
Le Havre (Disembarkation) – Paris