Paris and the River Seine

Explore the magnificent cities of Paris and Rouen and the charming town of Honfleur, including unlimited complimentary drinks onboard and optional shore excursions

Cruise Only - Package Possible
6 nights

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Explore the magnificent city of Paris, home to the famous Eiffel Tower and the Champs Elysees, before cruising to Conflans Sainte Honorine where you can enjoy an optional tour of the magnificent Palace of Versailles.

Explore Rouen, the former capital of Normandy, where you can take an optional guided tour of the city with highlights including the spectacular cathedral and the Place du Vieux Marche.

From Caudebec, enjoy an optional tour of the magnificent abbey of Saint Wandrille and visit Jumieges, before cruising to the charming town of Honfleur where you can take an optional tour to the Normandy beaches.

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PAR/HON – Paris and the River Seine Itinerary

Day 1 - Paris (France)

Embark your ship between 6pm and 7pm. Enjoy a welcome cocktail in the lounge and a presentation. Dinner on board. Remain moored overnight.

Day 2 - Paris

After breakfast on board, explore Paris. Perhaps enjoy an optional half day guided tour with highlights including the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Champs Elysees or an optional guided stroll along the banks of the Seine and over the bridges of Paris. Enjoy lunch on board, before spending the afternoon at leisure in this magnificent city. Dinner on board. Enjoy a cruise through Paris at night (depending on the water level). Remain moored overnight.

Day 3 - Paris – Les Andelys or Vernon

This morning, enjoy breakfast on board and cruise past the La Defense district, before enjoying lunch. Perhaps take an optional tour of the the Palace of Versailles (must be booked in advance). On a Monday, the castle is closed and will be replaced by Chateau de Malmaison, formerly the residence of Napoleon and Josephine. Alternatively, take an optional bike tour through Versailles gardens. Rejoin your ship in Mantes la Jolie, enjoy dinner and cruise towards Andelys or Vernon (depending on moorings available). Remain moored overnight.

Day 4 - Les Andelys or Vernon – Rouen

This morning, enjoy breakfast on board and cruise past magnificent limestone cliffs. Enjoy lunch on board and arrive in Rouen, the former capital of Normandy around 2pm. This afternoon, perhaps take an optional guided tour of the city with highlights including the cathedral and the Place du Vieux Marche. Return to your ship for dinner and the gala evening. Remain moored overnight.

Day 5 - Rouen – Duclair

Enjoy breakfast on board and cruise past spectacular cliffs, before dinner on board. Arrive in Caudebec and join an optional guided tour on the Norman Abbey Circuit to the exterior of the Saint Wandrille, discover the Jumiege and the Church of Saint Peter. This evening the ship will depart for Honfleur (depending on the tides).

Day 6 - Honfleur

Arrival in Honfleur depending on the tides. The morning will be devoted to the optional guided tour of the Honfleur and Pont l'Eveque. Leave by coach for Pont l'Eveque, a charming Norman city, and take a guided tour including the gardens of the former Dominican convent. Continue with a tasting of the small square-shaped cheese that has carried the town's name since the 12th century. Return to Honfleur for a guided tour on foot. Back to the boat for lunch. This afternoon, perhaps enjoy an optional excursion to the "Cote Fleurie" stopping in Deauville and continuing to the Chateau du Breuil before tasting Calvados. Alternatively, take an optional discovery visit of the Cote Fleurie and Deauville through its villas - authentic masterpieces of architecture. An alternative full day optional excursion is available to the Normandy Landing Beaches (must be pre-booked and subject to a minimum of 30 passengers).

Day 7 - Honfleur

Enjoy breakfast on board. Disembark your ship around 9am.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the itinerary if necessary

Price Includes

  • 6 nights accommodation on board on a full-board basis
  • Unlimited complimentary house wine, beer, mineral water and soft drinks on board
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Entertainment on board
  • Cruise Manager
  • Gala farewell dinner
  • Port Taxes
  • Flight inclusive package prices include return flights from the UK and transfers

Price Does Not Include

  • Cruise only prices do not include flights, transfers or Honfleur to Paris coach
  • Optional Excursions (must be pre-booked at least 4 weeks before departure or bookable on board subject to availability)
  • Gratuities
  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • New Entry

Special Features

  • CroisiEurope is the leading French river cruise company. Their ships have a distinctly French flavour, the service and the food having received much praise from Blue Water Holidays customers. Staff and passengers come from many European countries and there may be other English speaking passengers on board.
  • For cruise only passengers a transfer from the Honfleur to Paris at the end of the cruise can be arranged for £45pp
Large map for Paris and the River Seine Cruise to Honfleur
Small map for Paris and the River Seine Cruise to Honfleur