Enjoy life in the slow lane and discover storybook landscapes, medieval riverside towns and enjoy the passing scenery of tranquil orchards and vineyards from a stylish river cruise ship. Along the twists and turns of the Seine on this enchanting cruise, we visit Paris, Rouen and Honfleur as well as a majestic Chateau and the white cliffs of the breath-taking Alabaster Coast.
With French style cuisine, and drinks included , this is a classic journey not to be missed,
Gratuities at your own discretion on board
Single occupancy Supplement
Day 1 Paris
Transfer from Roberts travel centre to London St Pancras where we join the Eurostar to Paris and transfer to our ship, the Seine Princess.
We are welcomed on board and after settling into our cabins, the crew will be introduced while we enjoy a welcome cocktail. After an evening meal on board there will be a traditional evening of entertainment. The ship sets sail during the night and commences the cruise downstream towards les Andelys .
Day 2 Paris - Les Andelys – Honfleur
This morning will be spent cruising towards Les Andelys, during the morning there will be the opportunity to see the magnificent view of Roche Guyon, a beautiful village on the banks of the River spectacularly positioned below the Chalk cliffs.
Our included visit of the Château de Martainville departs from Les Andelys in the afternoon
We'll return on board and continue cruising towards Honfleur.
Day 3 Honfleur
Today we are in Honfleur all day
Surely the prettiest port in France, the harbour sits in a great location, tucked away on the southern side of the Seine’s estuary. Painted by any artists , including Claude Monet , because of the wonderful everchanging light.
During our time here we have two included excursions : a guided tour of Honfleur in the morning and a visit to La Côte d'Albâtre ‘between cliffs and villages’’ and enjoy a tasting of Benedictine liqueur at the end.
Day 4 Honfleur – Duclair – Rouen
This morning, we cruise to Duclair where we join the excursion of the Norman Abbey Circuit including . the Jumièges Abbey and Abbey of Saint Wandrille We join the ship again on Rouen in time for lunch before setting off for our afternoon excursion of a Guided tour of Rouen, the ‘Joan of Arc ‘ City.
Tonight's our gala dinner and evening. Our ship will cruise through the night.
Day 5 Rouen – Paris
This morning will be spent sailing towards Paris along the Seine with views of the beautifully landscaped banks. We'll cruise past the impressive concrete and glass buildings of the futuristic business district of La Défense, reaching Paris in the early afternoon.
Our excursion to day is a Panoramic tour through Paris exploring the city's legendary sights ( entrance fees are not included ) .
Tonight, depending on the River’s water level, we'll set out for a cruise through Paris by night
Day 6 PARIS
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m.
We say ‘au revoir’ , to the captain and crew of the Seine princess and transfer to Paris Gare du Nord to join the Eurostar to London St Pancras and onward transfer to the Roberts Travel Centre.
Any Other Information
There is no lift on board the ship
In some ports of call the ship may be moored alongside other ships, with access to the shore via those ships
Customers will be responsible for their own luggage on and off the Eurostar
To leave a tip, please use the envelope found in your cabin your last evening on board, and place this envelope in the specially designated box in the reception area as you disembark with the understanding that tipping is entirely at your discretion.
Included in the price :
Return Roberts Transfer to London St Pancras
Return Eurostar from London to Paris
Return transfers in Paris from Paris Gare du Nord to the ship
5 nights full board accommodation on board the seine Princess based on as 2 berth main deck cabin
All meals included – Buffet Breakfast, 3 course lunch and 3 course evening meal.
DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar *
Refined French cuisine
Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
Headsets are included for excursions
Excursion sightseeing in Paris
Excursion to Rouen
Excursion to Honfleur
Excursion to Martainville Chateau
Excursion of the Alabaster Coast
All port fees included
*Some premium drinks , fine wines and champagnes will incur a charge