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Cruising The Seine Valley & Paris By Eurostar

Europe
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TJUSSKSIP

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Eurostar

​Discover the picturesque ports, ruined abbeys, historic sights and natural heritage of the Seine valley along with the world-famous landmarks of Paris on this charming river cruise.

Discover the picturesque ports, ruined abbeys, historic sights and natural heritage of the Seine valley along with the world-famous landmarks of Paris on this charming river cruise.

PRICE FROM ? £1229 per person
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What's Included

  • The services of a Just You Tour Manager & Local Guides
  • Return Eurostar from St Pancras to Paris & overseas transfers
  • 5 nights' accommodation on board 4* premium ship MS Seine Princess
  • All meals on board: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches & 5 dinners, featuring regional specialities
  • All-inclusive drinks (excluding Champagne & selected wines)
  • Captain's welcome cocktail reception
  • Farewell gala dinner
  • Onboard evening entertainment
  • Complimentary wi-fi on board
  • A full programme of optional shore excursions
  • All port charges


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Not Included

Itinerary

  • Day 1 UK to Paris
  • Depart on the Eurostar service from London St. Pancras or Ebbsfleet to Paris Gare du Nord.

    On arrival transfer to your ship, where you'll stay for 5 nights' on an all-inclusive basis. Get to know your fellow travelling companions and crew over a welcome drink, before being served dinner on-board. After dinner enjoy a traditional evening of entertainment with a "Titi Parisien" theme. The ship sets sail during the night.

  • Day 2 Honfleur
  • We'll spend the morning cruising towards Les Andelys, enjoying a magnificent view of La Roche- Guyon en route.

    This afternoon you can join an optional excursion to the Château de Martainville, the sumptuous holiday home of a 15th century banker which today houses the museum of Norman art and traditions. You'll learn about 500 years of rural Normandy history before re-joining our ship at Elbeuf and then cruise to Honfleur.

  • Day 3 Honfleur
  • Located at the mouth of the Seine, Honfleur is a picturesque fishing port and our ship will dock right in its heart. Why not join this morning's optional guided walking tour to find out why the city has inspired so many artists.

    This afternoon, perhaps join an optional excursion by coach to the beautiful Côte d'Albâtre (Alabaster Coast), the natural heritage site of the Pays de Caux (Caux Country) and the Seine Estuary. Alternatively, you could choose an optional full-day 'D-Day' guided tour to the beaches that played a part in the Normandy landings of 6th June, 1944, before an overnight stay in Honfleur.​

  • Day 4 Rouen
  • The Route des Abbayes is a series of majestic abbeys, including France's 'most beautiful ruin', Jumièges, which you can discover on an optional guided trip from Duclair. We'll return to our cruise ship in Rouen, regarded as Normandy's cultural, historic and gastronomic capital, for lunch.

    Our ship is docked just five minutes' walk from the centre and an optional guided tour of this charming city, known for its cathedral and sights connected to Joan of Arc, is available this afternoon. Later, we'll enjoy a gala dinner and an evening of entertainment as we cruise through the night towards Paris.

  • Day 5 Paris
  • ​The French capital is bursting with iconic landmarks and we'll spend the morning cruising here. En route we'll pass the towns of Poissy, where the banks of the Seine have been beautifully landscaped, then Conflans-Sainte-Honorine and Chatou, an important location in the history of Impressionism.

    We'll cruise past the futuristic business district of La Défense with its impressive architecture before docking close to the Eiffel Tower. This afternoon, why not discover the city's mythical sites on an optional guided coach tour.

    Later, we'll be served dinner on board as we take in spectacular views of Paris' illuminated landmarks by night. ​

  • Day 6 Paris to UK
  • ​After breakfast, we'll disembark and transfer to the railway station for the journey back to the UK. ​
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Accommodation

    • MS Renoir
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Optional Excursions

  • Visit the Château de Martainville museum (half day)
  • Guided tour of pretty Honfleur (half day)
  • Tour of the Alabaster Coast & Caux Country (half day)
  • D-day tour (full-day, alternative to Honfleur and Alabaster Coast excursions)
  • Follow the Abbey Trail (half day)
  • Walking tour of Rouen, historic capital of Normandy (half day)
  • Paris Tour (half day)

The above optional excursions can be pre-booked as a package from just £273. Package including D-day tour (excluding Honfleur and Alabaster Coast) £284.​

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Further Information

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