HOP - with croisieurope CRUISE : FROM THE NORMAND COAST TO PARIS – 5 DAYS/4 NIGHTS
Departure from Honfleur
Sailing from Honfleur to Paris aboard one of our 2 deck ships. Ships sailing this itinerary include Renoir, Seine Princess, Botticelli or other similar vessels.
DAY 1: HONFLEUR
Passengers are welcome to board between 18.00 and 19.00. After comfortably settling into your cabins, enjoy a welcome cocktail with the crew before dinner. Free time in the evening.
DAY 2: HONFLEUR - DUCLAIR
Optional excursion for both packages: Honfleur and Pont l'Evêque. Leave by coach for Pont l'Evêque, a charming Norman city. We will take a guided tour and see such sites as the gardens of the former Dominican convent. We will continue our tour with a tasting of the small, square-shaped cheese that has carried the town's name since the 12th century. We will then return to Honfleur for a guided tour on foot. Our tour will finish with a visit to Saint Léonard Church.
Optional afternoon excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: The Cote Fleurie, from Deauville to the Château du Breuil. Discover the Cote Fleurie. Our first stop will be Deauville, one of the most prestigious seaside resorts in all of France. We will continue on to the Château du Breuil. After this tour, enjoy a tasting of Calvados!
DISCOVERY: Hike across the cliffs of La Côte d'Albâtre. We will pass by the high white cliffs bordered by the beaches and stones found in Impressionist paintings.
DAY 3: DUCLAIR - ROUEN
Join us for an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour on the Norman Abbey Circuit to see the Abbey of Saint Wandrille (outdoor). We will then move on to Jumièges, where we will discover the ruins of one of the most magnificent abbeys in France, as well as the Church of Saint Peter.
Optional afternoon excursion for both packages: Guided tour of the city, including the cathedral, historic neighbourhoods, and the “Place du Vieux Marché" where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake.
DAY 4: MANTES LA JOLIE - POISSY - PARIS
CLASSIC: The Palace of Versailles (closed on Monday) (1).
DISCOVERY: Bike tour through Versailles gardens. Visit Versailles in a whole new way: on a bicycle! This bike tour will bring you to the most beautiful parts of the park and gardens.
Our ship will then cruise through the impressive futuristic business district of La Defense. We will arrive in Paris in the evening. Tonight is our gala evening.
DAY 5: PARIS
Breakfast on board. Disembarkation around 9.00.
Note: For navigational reasons and passenger safety, the company and the captain reserve the right to modify the cruise itinerary if necessary.
(1) Available for a minimum of 35 persons otherwise this excursion will be replaced by the visit of the Château de Malmaison.
Price per passenger in double-occupancy cabin
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- Meals (breakfasts, lunches, dinners) from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day
- Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee
- Accommodation in double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
- On-board entertainment
- On-board host/hostess assistance
- Welcome cocktail
- Gala dinner
- Port taxes
- Free WIFI
- Optional excursions
- Champagne and wines on the wine list
- Drinks served during excursions or transfers
- Personal expenses