2019 : Paris & the Heart of Normandy - Paris to Rouen to Paris
Enjoy Paris & Norman treasures
Explore Giverny and visit the beautiful gardens and charming farmhouse where impressionist painter Claude Monet lived and worked, the setting that inspired many of his masterpieces. Trace the footsteps of Joan of Arc in Rouen. Walk hallowed ground at Normandy's American Military Cemetery and World War II beaches. Savor Normandy cuisine, and visit a farm where these delicacies are made. This 8-day cruise along the Seine River cruise celebrates history, art, food, customs and all things FranÃ§ais in the country's most dazzling urbane and pastoral settings.
Day by Day
Day 1 - Paris, France
Paris's cultural and historic significance is evident in its many noted landmarks, including the Eiffel Tower, Louvre and Arc de Triomphe.
Day 2 - Paris, France
Long a hub of French culture, cuisine and architectural splendor, Paris is one of the most romantic destinations in the world.
Day 3 - Vernon, France
Vernon's cobblestone streets are reminiscent of the Middle Ages, and some of the half-timbered houses feature magnificent wooden carvings.
Day 4 - Rouen, France
Founded by the Romans, Rouen is situated amidst the chalk cliffs along the Seine and filled with half-timbered houses and exquisite Gothic architecture.
Day 5 - Normandy, France
Normandy's legendary D-Day Beaches bear witness to the heroism of the troops who landed here in World War II.
Day 6 - Les Andelys, France
Set along the Seine, this small town is best known for the imposing ChÃ¢teau Gaillard overlooking the village.
Day 7 - Paris (Le Pecq), France
A gateway to Paris, Le Pecq is a lovely waterfront town of cobblestone streets and charming architecture.
Day 8 - Paris, France
The "City of Light," timeless Paris has inspired artists and writers for centuries.
Viking Inclusive Value
Your included features and services: 7 included shore excursions with local guide & headset Complimentary Wi-Fi Complimentary beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner Multiple dining venues with open seating 24/7 specialty coffees, teas & bottled water Aquavit Terrace and the most al fresco dining on Europe's Rivers All port taxes and fees Airport transfers on date of embarkation/disembarkation with Viking Air program
Your experience: 8-days; 1 country; 6 ports Visit 1 UNESCO World Heritage Sites Culture Curriculum: taste French cheeses; learn how to create your own tarte au citron; attend lectures on Jeanne d'Arc & French Impressionists; learn to say a few words en FranÃ§ais All onboard meals featuring regional specialties & always available American classics Welcome Cocktail Reception & Farewell Dinner Organic herb garden Open-air walking track 24/7 Guest Services for special requests
Your stateroom: Riverview stateroom Room steward & twice daily housekeeping service Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows 40" flat-screen LCD TV & complimentary Movies on Demand Refrigerator, security safe, hair dryer 110/220 volt outlets & USB port Heated bathroom floor & anti-fog mirrors Glass-enclosed shower Premium Freyja toiletries, bathrobe & slippers (upon request)
|Call (516) 367-1368 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13764171|
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|Offer valid through 3/31/2018|