75th Anniversary of Normandy River Cruise

8 Days
Paris to Paris
From (CAD)
$ 7,340
Dates & Pricing

2019 Paris > Paris

Tour Map
Tour Code:
CSEN
Duration:
8 days
Departure City:
Paris
Return City:
Paris

Selected Itinerary

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Bienvenue

    Welcome to Paris. Enjoy a delicious welcome dinner before cruising out with the beautiful city as a backdrop.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Rouen

    This afternoon enjoy a walking tour of Rouen, the capital of the Normandy region. Take in the famous sites of Joan of Arc and the historic Rouen Cathedral. Walk the winding medieval laneways and admire the city’s half-timbered houses. After which we will set sail to the picturesque coastal village of Honfleur.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Honfleur

    Today, on the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings, you will enjoy a full day tour of some of the beaches and landing sites including Omaha Beach, Sword Beach, Juno Beach, Gold Beach and Arromanches. (full details are not yet confirmed and are subject to change)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Honfleur

    We continue our time in Honfleur with a Full Day Tour of Normandy where you will visit the memorials and museums of the D-Day Landings (full details are to be confirmed). Or alternatively, visit Étretat, sitting proudly atop this dramatic seascape, where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a guided tour and time at leisure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Vernon

    In a region rich in visual treasures, it’s easy to understand why this part of France inspired paintings by many of history’s most famous artists. Visit Giverny and Monet’s former residence and gardens. You will be blown away by the beauty of the landscape as you walk the paths exploding with colour and life.

    Built into a steep rock face overlooking the mighty Seine River and the small village bearing the same name, Château de La Roche Guyon is a sight to behold. Experience the opulence and grandeur of yesteryear as you enjoy a live classical concert performed by the region’s most reputable musicians. The château dates back to medieval times and is so special that you’ll have fond memories of the experience for a very long time.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Conflans > Sainte-Honorine

    This morning we arrive into the charming medieval town of Conflans, with its distinctive barge houses docked within easy reach of the quaint main square.

    Discover the charms of Auvers-sur-Oise and see Vincent van Gogh’s room, or step inside the magnificent Chantilly Castle for a guided tour of this remarkable château, set amidst beautiful parklands. Alternatively visit Chantilly Grand Stables and Equestrian museum.

    This afternoon enjoy the amenities of the Scenic Gem, perhaps relax on the Sun Deck with a drink in hand and enjoy the scenery as you cruise by charming riverside villages or perhaps take the opportunity to visit the Wellness Centre. This evening you will arrive into Paris in time to witness the Light Show at the Eiffel Tower

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Paris

    Today you have the thrilling choice of either time spent exploring France’s most celebrated city or for a discovery beyond the city limits.

    Walk the city with a resident expert and hear tales that only the locals know. Alternatively, you may wish to explore beyond Paris and tour the 17th century estate of Château Vaux-le-Vicomte, Louis XIV’s inspiration for the Palace of Versailles.  Featured in the James Bond movie Moonraker, the Palace of Vicomte has been leaving visitors in awe of its magnificence for centuries. With remarkable attractions at every turn, you’ll have a chance to explore Paris at leisure this afternoon and create your own memories.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Paris

    Your trip concludes this morning after breakfast. You’ll disembark and transfer to Paris airport. Make sure you remember to pack up all those wonderful memories before you leave.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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