8 days Paris-Normandy-Paris

Impressions of Paris & Northern France

Fares From £1,695 pp


On this cruise you will discover why northern France has remained such a unique and distinctive muse for so many great artists over the centuries. Experience an intense insight into French life combined with inspirational landscapes and stunning natural beauty. Enjoy the enchanting atmosphere of delightful little towns, admire the imposing Chalk Cliffs on the Alabaster Coast and relax on a stroll through the small seafaring and artistic town of Honfleur. See why Claude Monet was so inspired by the gardens of his home in Giverny and spend the day in historic Rouen. Paris forms the crowning glory of your cruise, including the chance to enjoy Montmartre and the famous Sacré-Coeur Basilica.

Day-by-Day Itinerary

Day 1: Paris

Paris: Casting off 10:45 p.m.
Fly or rail from London to Paris and transfer to vessel. Embarkation from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Day 2: Les Andelys

Les Andelys: Mooring 1:30 p.m. – Casting off 5:00 p.m.
Shore leave for your personal visit.

Day 3: Caudebec-en-Caux

Caudebec-en-Caux: Mooring 3:00 a.m.
Excursion to the picturesque seafaring and artist town of Honfleur. Time to make your own discoveries. Excursion to the picturesque seaside resort Étretat to the high Chalk Cliffs of the Alabaster Coast. Enjoy an evening of French chansons on board.

Day 4: Caudebec-en-Caux, Rouen

Caudebec-en-Caux: Casting off 9:00 a.m.
Guided tour through the “Gothic open-air museum” in Rouen with its numerous church spires and old half-timbered houses. Shore leave for your personal visit.

Rouen: Mooring 1:00 p.m.

Day 5: Rouen

Rouen: Casting off 6:00 p.m.
Excursion to the monastery road with the impressive Jumièges monastery and St. Martin de Boscherville.

Day 6: Vernon/La-Roche-Guyon

Vernon/La-Roche-Guyon: Mooring 2:00 a.m. – Casting off 1:00 p.m.
Giverny excursion with a visit to Monet’s house with its heavenly garden and the famous water lily pond.


Day 7: Paris

Paris: Mooring 4:00 a.m.
Guided tour through the cosmopolitan city of Paris with the most famous sights, such as the Eiffel Tower or the Champs-Élysées.
Montmartre excursion with a visit to the famous Sacré-Coeur Basilica.
Visit to a cabaret show in Paris in the evening.


Day 8: Paris

Disembarkation until 9:00 a.m. Transfer to Paris Airport/Station or add a city stay (prices on request).

The excursions marked in red can only be booked on board. Mooring and casting off times are guidance times. We reserve the right to change itineraries and excursion programmes. If a route cannot be travelled due to low/high water or a ship defect, the shipping company reserves the right to take passengers on this route by bus, to accommodate them in hotels and/or change the route. In certain circumstances it may be necessary to change to another ship.


  • River cruise through Normandy, which inspired world-famous artists such as Claude Monet
  • Picturesque villages and wild, romantic countryside
  • The Alabaster Coast of Étretat
  • The Eiffel Tower, Sacré-Coeur and Montmartre in Paris, the start and end of your cruise
  • Unforgettable, unique and glamorous: you must experience a Parisian cabaret show!


£250 – £500 per person off all the Rhone & Saone cruises (8 days) in 2021. Book by 30 September 2021

MS Siene Comtesse


2021 Guide prices per person in £

Cabin category Season A Prices From Season C Prices From Season D Prices From Cabin Code
2 Bed Main Deck £1,695 £1,895 £1,995
2 Bed Middle Deck Front £1,845 £2,145 £2,245
2 Bed Middle Deck £1,945 £2,245 £2,345
2 Bed Deluxe Middle Deck with Panoramic Window £2,145 £2,445 £2,545
2 Bed Deluxe Upper Deck Rear with Panoramic Front £2,295 £2,595 £2,645
2 Bed Deluxe Upper Deck with Panoramic Front £2,395 £2,695 £2,795


2021 Travel dates / Season
  • 07.08. – 14.08.21 D
  • 11.09. – 18.09.21 C
  • 16.10. – 23.10.21 A
2022 Travel dates / Season
  • 26.03. – 02.04.22 A
  • 16.04. – 23.04.22 B
  • 07.05. – 14.05.22 C
  • 04.06. – 11.06.22 D
  • 18.06. – 25.06.22 D
  • 09.07. – 16.07.22 D
  • 06.08. – 13.08.22 D
  • 27.08. – 03.09.22 D
  • 17.09. – 24.09.22 C
  • 08.10. – 15.10.22 B
  • 15.10. – 22.10.22 A

Cruises for other durations
We also offer a number of cruises on the Rhine and Danube for different durations from 4-13 days

Cruise Only Prices
We appreciate that you may want to make your own travel arrangements and can provide cruise only prices on request

City Hotel Stays
We can tailor-make any cruise itinerary with additional pre or post cruise hotels. Please enquire for our recommended hotels and prices.


  • Economy flight from London and overseas transfer to and from vessel
  • 7 nights cruise including all meals
  • Unlimited drinks inc wine, beer, cocktails and all non alcoholic drinks
  • Nightly onboard entertainment
  • 4 Guided Excursions
  • Free Wifi
  • Gratuities
  • Port fees and taxes
No-fly rail options from UK available on this river cruise.

Call 01223 568904 or contact your Travel Agent!

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