• Honfleur, France
  • Monmartre Sacre, Paris
  • Monet's House, Giverny
  • WWII cemetery
  • D-Day
  • Rouen

Highlights of the Seine

A fantastic Seine cruise from Paris including a visit to Monet's garden at Giverny and historic World War II sites of Normandy, with excursions and flights from regional airports

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7 Nights from £1681pp

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Cruise along the picturesque River Seine from Paris to the Normandy Coast, enjoying visits to beautiful towns made famous by impressionist artists.

From Paris sail to Vernon then spend the afternoon exploring Monet's House and Garden at Giverny. Visit the harbour town of Honfleur or join the tour discovering the abbeys dotted throughout Normandy, then uncover World War II history at the D-Day Landing Beaches or visit a Calvados distillery for a tasting.

Enjoy a walking tour of medieval Rouen, visit the ruins of Chateau Gaillard which towers over the scenic village of Les Andelys, and explore quaint Auvers-sur-Oise, once home to Vincent Van Gogh, or visit Chateau Malmaison.

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Eiffel Tower, Paris
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Day 1 : UK - Paris (France)

Fly from Birmingham, Doncaster, Leeds-Bradford, Liverpool, Manchester or Newcastle to Paris and embark AmaLyra. Welcome Dinner on board this evening. (D)

Day 2 : Vernon

Enjoy time at leisure exploring the town of Vernon then in the afternoon tour Monet's famous house and gardens in Giverny, or visit the palace and beautiful gardens of Chateau de Bizy. Moor overnight in Vernon. (B,L,D)

Day 3 : Caudebec-en-Caux or Le Havre

Cruise along the Seine to Caudebec-en-Caux (2017) or Le Havre (2018) from where excursions include the picturesque harbour town of Honfleur and the 'Routes des Abbayes' tour which explores Normandy's famous abbeys. (B,L,D)

Day 4 : Caudebec-en-Caux

Today there are superb excursions to choose from. The 'D-Day Remembered' trip visits Omaha Beach, Arromanches and the US cemetery. Perhaps join the excursion to Gold and Juno beaches and visit the Pegasus Bridge and Canadian cemetery. Alternatively travel through rural Normandy to a Calvados distillery for a tour and tasting of apple cider and brandy. (B,L,D)

Day 5 : Rouen

See the imposing cathedral at Rouen during a guided tour and visit the square where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake. Spend time exploring the city at leisure or the more energetic can join the guided bike ride along the Seine. In 2018 you may opt to explore the Jewish area of Rouen. (B,L,D)

Day 6 : Les Andelys

Cruise to the village of Les Andelys and tour the ruins of Richard the Lionheart's Chateau Gaillard, or enjoy a guided bike tour of Les Andelys. (B,L,D)

Day 7 : Conflans

Explore Chateau Malmaison, once home to Napoleon Bonaparte, or head to Auvers-sur-Oise where Cezanne and Van Gogh used to live and visit Auberge Ravouz, known as the 'Home of Van Gogh'. Arrive in Paris this evening. (B,L,D)

Day 8 : Paris - UK

This morning disembark in Paris after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your return flight to Birmingham, Doncaster, Leeds-Bradford, Liverpool, Manchester or Newcastle. (B)

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary

Price Includes

  • 7 nights full board deluxe accommodation in an outside cabin on AmaLyra
  • Return flights from Birmingham, Doncaster, Leeds-Bradford, Liverpool, Manchester or Newcastle Airports and overseas transfers
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner plus bottled water in cabins replenished daily
  • Sip and Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks (2018 only)
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • Tours and excursions daily with personal headset included
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • State of the art Infotainment System in all cabins with hi-speed internet, Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English TV stations
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • Bicycles to explore on your own and guided bicycle tours
  • Port Charges
  • All local taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Gratuities

Cruise Extensions

  • Paris Extension Extend your holiday with a 2-night post-cruise stay in Paris. Please contact us for details

Special Features

  • Special wine-themed itineraries:
  • 2017: Mar 23, 30; Jul 6; Aug 3; Nov 2
  • 2018: Mar 22, 29; Jul 19; Aug 2; Nov 8

2018 Departures

Ship: AmaLyra Our Price From
Mar 22£1681
Mar 29£1727
Apr 05£2495
Apr 12£2561
Apr 26; May 03£2761
May 10, 17, 24; Jun 07, 14, 21£2828
Jun 28£2653
Jul 05£2586
Jul 19; Aug 02£2761
Aug 16£2828
Aug 30; Sep 06, 13, 27£2961
Oct 04£2895
Oct 11£2653
Oct 18£2586
Oct 25£2453
Nov 01£1821
Nov 08£2428

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two sharing Cat E cabin. Single supplements are available on request
  • Regional flight supplement may apply
  • Cabin upgrade supplements are available, please contact us for details
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