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Impressions of the Seine

Highlights of this fantastic voyage from Paris including a visit to Monet's garden at Giverny, the picturesque port of Honfleur and the historic World War II sites of Normandy. Includes shore excursions

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7 nights from £2051pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Eiffel Tower, Paris
  • Honfleur, France
  • Monmartre Sacre, Paris
  • D-Day Memorial
  • Rouen

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Impressions of the Seine Special Offer

Begin your journey through northern France in Paris, the "City of Light," where you will embark your cruise. Visit the village of Giverny, where Monet lived for 43 years, before exploring Honfleur, a charming French harbour town made famous from artist's paintings.

Stroll through Rouen, the historic capital of Normandy, followed by an unforgettable excursion to the famous Normandy beaches. Visit the charming town of Les Andelys, home of the impressive Chateau Gaillard.

Your spacious ship offers a choice of eating areas with open seating and complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner, outdoor decks, and three lounges. Large cabins offer plush bedding, sitting area and free internet access.

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Paris and Normandy

Day 1 - Paris (France)

Embark AmaLyra in Paris and enjoy a Welcome Dinner on board tonight. (D)

Day 2 - Vernon or Les Andelys

In 2018 cruise along the Seine to Vernon to enjoy free time exploring the town. This afternoon visit Giverny where you can tour the house and beautiful gardens of Claude Monet which featured in some of his most famous paintings, or visit the palace and enchanting gardens of Chateau de Bizy. In 2019 tour Chateau Gaillard, the former stronghold of Richard the Lionheart. The more active may wish to hike to the castle from the banks of the Seine. Alternatively join a guided bike tour through the picturesque town of Les Andelys. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - Caudebec-en-Caux or Le Havre

After a morning cruising along the Seine, arrive at Le Havre from where you can choose to visit the picturesque port of Honfleur which inspired many artists including Monet, or choose the 'Routes des Abbayes' tour spotlighting Normandy's famous abbeys. In 2019 the more active can choose to cycle through the Normandy countryside. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - Caudebec-en-Caux

Today choose from a full 'D-Day Remembered' excursion to the US sector, visiting the village of Arromanches, the US Cemetery and Omaha Beach, or tour Gold and Juno beaches with visits to Pegasus Bridge and the Canadian cemetery. The third option is to rural Normandy and a tour of a Calvados distillery to sample apple cider and brandy (2018) or a trip through the Normandy countryside (2019). (B,L,D)

Day 5 - Rouen

Enjoy a walking tour of medieval Rouen and see the imposing cathedral which was painted by Monet, and walk to the square where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake. Spend time at leisure or take the guided bike tour. There is also the option to explore the Jewish area of Rouen. In 2019 you can choose to join the Tastes of Normandy tour to sample local delicacies including chocolate, cheese and cider. (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Les Andelys or Vernon

In 2018 cruise to the village of Les Andelys, site of Chateau Gaillard, built in 1196 by Richard the Lionheart. Tour the ruins of this former stronghold of the Middle Ages, or join the guided bike tour through Les Andelys, before continuing your cruise along the Seine. In 2019 cruise to Vernon to visit Giverny where you can tour the house and beautiful gardens of Claude Monet which featured in some of his most famous paintings, visit the palace and enchanting gardens of Chateau de Bizy or enjoy a guided bike tour of the region. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Conflans

Today choose from two excursions. Visit Chateau Malmaison, a small castle which was once home to Napoleon Bonaparte. Alternatively travel to Auvers-sur-Oise which is famous for a number of painters who lived there including Cezanne and Vincent Van Gogh. An 'Artists Walk' takes you to the sites associated with the artists and visit Auberge Ravouz, known as the 'Home of Van Gogh. The ship departs in the afternoon and arrives in Paris this evening. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Paris

This morning after breakfast, disembark your cruise in Paris. (B)

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary

Price Includes

  • 7 nights full board deluxe accommodation in an outside cabin on AmaLyra
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner plus bottled water in cabins replenished daily
  • Sip and Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • Tours and excursions daily with personal headset included
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • State of the art Infotainment System in all cabins with hi-speed internet, Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English TV stations
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • Bicycles to explore on your own and guided bicycle tours
  • Port Charges
  • All local taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers - we can arrange these for you
  • Gratuities

Cruise Extensions

  • Paris Extension Extend your holiday with a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Paris. Please contact us for details

Special Features

  • Special wine-themed itineraries:
  • Mar 22, 29; Jul 19; Aug 2; Nov 8
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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • March
    • Mar 21st - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2190
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2240 Brochure Price from: £2451 Brochure Price from: £2873 Brochure Price from: £3014 Brochure Price from: £3084 Brochure Price from: £3789 Brochure Price from: £3929
      Blue Water Price from: £2190 Blue Water Price from: £2401 Blue Water Price from: £2823 Blue Water Price from: £2964 Blue Water Price from: £3034 Blue Water Price from: £3739 Blue Water Price from: £3879
    • Mar 28th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2260
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2310 Brochure Price from: £2521 Brochure Price from: £2943 Brochure Price from: £3084 Brochure Price from: £3154 Brochure Price from: £3859 Brochure Price from: £3999
      Blue Water Price from: £2260 Blue Water Price from: £2471 Blue Water Price from: £2893 Blue Water Price from: £3034 Blue Water Price from: £3104 Blue Water Price from: £3809 Blue Water Price from: £3949
  • April
    • Apr 4th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2401
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2451 Brochure Price from: £2662 Brochure Price from: £3084 Brochure Price from: £3225 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £4000 Brochure Price from: £4140
      Blue Water Price from: £2401 Blue Water Price from: £2612 Blue Water Price from: £3034 Blue Water Price from: £3175 Blue Water Price from: £3245 Blue Water Price from: £3950 Blue Water Price from: £4090
    • Apr 11th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2542
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2592 Brochure Price from: £2803 Brochure Price from: £3225 Brochure Price from: £3366 Brochure Price from: £3436 Brochure Price from: £4141 Brochure Price from: £4281
      Blue Water Price from: £2542 Blue Water Price from: £2753 Blue Water Price from: £3175 Blue Water Price from: £3316 Blue Water Price from: £3386 Blue Water Price from: £4091 Blue Water Price from: £4231
    • Apr 18th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2613
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2663 Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3296 Brochure Price from: £3437 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £4212 Brochure Price from: £4352
      Blue Water Price from: £2613 Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3246 Blue Water Price from: £3387 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £4162 Blue Water Price from: £4302
    • Apr 25th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2683
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2733 Brochure Price from: £2944 Brochure Price from: £3366 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £4282 Brochure Price from: £4422
      Blue Water Price from: £2683 Blue Water Price from: £2894 Blue Water Price from: £3316 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £4232 Blue Water Price from: £4372
  • May
    • May 2nd - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2753
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2803 Brochure Price from: £3014 Brochure Price from: £3436 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £3647 Brochure Price from: £4352 Brochure Price from: £4492
      Blue Water Price from: £2753 Blue Water Price from: £2964 Blue Water Price from: £3386 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £3597 Blue Water Price from: £4302 Blue Water Price from: £4442
    • May 9th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2824
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3085 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3648 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £4423 Brochure Price from: £4563
      Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3035 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3598 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £4373 Blue Water Price from: £4513
    • May 16th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2824
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3085 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3648 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £4423 Brochure Price from: £4563
      Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3035 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3598 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £4373 Blue Water Price from: £4513
    • May 23rd - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2824
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3085 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3648 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £4423 Brochure Price from: £4563
      Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3035 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3598 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £4373 Blue Water Price from: £4513
  • June
    • Jun 13th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2824
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3085 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3648 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £4423 Brochure Price from: £4563
      Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3035 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3598 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £4373 Blue Water Price from: £4513
  • July
    • Jul 4th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2824
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3085 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3648 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £4423 Brochure Price from: £4563
      Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3035 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3598 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £4373 Blue Water Price from: £4513
    • Jul 11th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2824
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2874 Brochure Price from: £3085 Brochure Price from: £3507 Brochure Price from: £3648 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £4423 Brochure Price from: £4563
      Blue Water Price from: £2824 Blue Water Price from: £3035 Blue Water Price from: £3457 Blue Water Price from: £3598 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £4373 Blue Water Price from: £4513
  • August
    • Aug 29th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2894
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2944 Brochure Price from: £3155 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £3788 Brochure Price from: £4493 Brochure Price from: £4633
      Blue Water Price from: £2894 Blue Water Price from: £3105 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £3738 Blue Water Price from: £4443 Blue Water Price from: £4583
  • September
    • Sep 5th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2894
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2944 Brochure Price from: £3155 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £3788 Brochure Price from: £4493 Brochure Price from: £4633
      Blue Water Price from: £2894 Blue Water Price from: £3105 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £3738 Blue Water Price from: £4443 Blue Water Price from: £4583
    • Sep 12th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2894
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2944 Brochure Price from: £3155 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £3788 Brochure Price from: £4493 Brochure Price from: £4633
      Blue Water Price from: £2894 Blue Water Price from: £3105 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £3738 Blue Water Price from: £4443 Blue Water Price from: £4583
    • Sep 26th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2894
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2944 Brochure Price from: £3155 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £3718 Brochure Price from: £3788 Brochure Price from: £4493 Brochure Price from: £4633
      Blue Water Price from: £2894 Blue Water Price from: £3105 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £3668 Blue Water Price from: £3738 Blue Water Price from: £4443 Blue Water Price from: £4583
  • October
    • Oct 17th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2753
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2803 Brochure Price from: £3014 Brochure Price from: £3436 Brochure Price from: £3577 Brochure Price from: £3647 Brochure Price from: £4352 Brochure Price from: £4492
      Blue Water Price from: £2753 Blue Water Price from: £2964 Blue Water Price from: £3386 Blue Water Price from: £3527 Blue Water Price from: £3597 Blue Water Price from: £4302 Blue Water Price from: £4442
    • Oct 31st - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2542
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2592 Brochure Price from: £2803 Brochure Price from: £3225 Brochure Price from: £3366 Brochure Price from: £3436 Brochure Price from: £4141 Brochure Price from: £4281
      Blue Water Price from: £2542 Blue Water Price from: £2753 Blue Water Price from: £3175 Blue Water Price from: £3316 Blue Water Price from: £3386 Blue Water Price from: £4091 Blue Water Price from: £4231
  • November
    • Nov 7th - Paris and back - Sailing on: AmaLyra From: £2051
      Cat E Twin Windows Cat D Twin Windows Cat C French Balcony Cat B French Balcony Cat A French Balcony Cat A+ French Balcony Suite French Balcony
      Brochure Price from: £2451 Brochure Price from: £2662 Brochure Price from: £3084 Brochure Price from: £3225 Brochure Price from: £3295 Brochure Price from: £4000 Brochure Price from: £4140
      Blue Water Price from: £2051 Blue Water Price from: £2262 Blue Water Price from: £2684 Blue Water Price from: £2825 Blue Water Price from: £2895 Blue Water Price from: £3600 Blue Water Price from: £3740

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  • Single supplements are also available on request
Map for Impressions of the Seine