DAY 1 PARIS
Meeting in Paris for boarding between 6 and 7.00pm. Settling into your cabin. The crew will be introduced to you during the welcome cocktail. Depending on the water level, you will be able to admire the most wonderful locations of Paris by night (depending the level of water).
DAY 2 PARIS - LES ANDELYS - ROUEN
Morning spent cruising. Arrival in Andelys around 1.30pm.
CLASSIC : visit to the Martainville Château. Meanwhile, the boat will sail to Rouen where we will join it at around 6.00pm.
DISCOVERY as a supplement : Chateau Gaillard. From Les Andelys, we’ll walk to the Château Gaillard. Come discover this ruined medieval castle and its gorgeous views overlooking the small city of Les Andelys and one of the loveliest bends in the Seine.
DAY 3 ROUEN - HONFLEUR
Excursions common for both packages : Honfleur and Pont l’Evêque. Leave by coach for Pont l’Evêque, a charming Norman city. We’ll take a guided tour and see such sites as the gardens of the former Dominican convent. We'll continue our tour with a tasting of the small, square-shaped cheese that has carried the town's name since the 12th century. We’ll then return to Honfleur for a guided tour on foot. Our tour will finish with a visit to Saint Léonard Church.
The afternoon, excursions proposed:
CLASSIC : stroll in La Côte d’Albâtre between cliffs and villages, Benedictine liqueur tasting at the end of the visit.
DISCOVERY as a supplement : Hike across the Etretat cliffs, the most spectacular phenomenon of coast erosion.
DAY 4 HONFLEUR - ROUEN
Excursions common for both packages : walking guided tour of Rouen, the former capital of Normandy, the historic neighbourhoods, the “Place du Vieux Marché” where Joan of Arc was burnt at the stake.
Afternoon’s sailing. A “guinguette” on board to relive the atmosphere “of Sundays on the banks of the Marne”. Gala evening.
DAY 5 PARIS
At 10.00am, this magnificent cruise will come to an end. End of our journey.
Crusing: Cabin onboard the MS Botticelli, MS Renoir, or MS Seine Princess
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