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La Belle France

Visit charming villages which inspired famous artists and discover historical gems on this brand new itinerary along the beautiful River Seine

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7 nights from £1631pp

River Cruise Holiday
Eiffel Tower, Paris
Honfleur, France
Rouen cathedral
Monet's Garden, Giverny

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Explore northern France on this round trip cruise from Paris along the beautiful River Seine.

Embark your luxurious ship Amadeus Diamond in Paris, one of the most romantic cities in the world and cruise to Conflans. From here, enjoy an optional visit to the village of Auvers sur Oise where Vincent van Gogh and many of the Impressionists lived.

Explore the ancient city of Rouen, before spending two days in Caudebec en Caux. Choose from a fascinating selection of optional excursions, including a guided tour of Honfleur and a visit to the famous Normandy Beaches.

Visit Chateau Gaillard, the stronghold of Richard the Lionheart, discover Monet’s beautiful house and gardens at Giverny and admire the impressive Palace of Versailles on optional excursions, before heading back to Paris where this cruise comes to an end.

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La Belle France Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Paris (France)

Fly from the UK to Paris and emmbark Amadeus Diamond late afternoon. Enjoy a welcome cocktail on board. The ship sets sail for Conflans during the Welcome Dinner.

Day 2 - Conflans

Join the optional excursion and follow in the footsteps of the Impressionists to the small town of Auvers-sur-Oise, where Vincent van Gogh is buried, before spending time at leisure this afternoon.

Day 3 - Rouen

This morning, enjoy an optional walking tour of Rouen, with highlights including the impressive Gothic cathedral and Le Gros Horloge. Return to the ship for lunch before setting off on an optional excursion; you can either join a guided visit to the Rouen Museum of Fine Arts or explore the countryside with a visit to Domaine Duclos Fougeray - a Norman farmhouse.

Day 4 - Le Havre

This morning, the ship docks at Le Havre. Today's excursions allow you to admire Normandy's wonderful scenery. This morning, take the optional tour to the Alabaster Coast and enjoy a walk along the clifftop paths of Etretat. This afternoon, take the opportunity to visit Honfleur on an optional excursion. Alternatively, join an excursion along the Cote Fleurie. Return to the ship for dinner, and enjoy the music of local chanson singers.

Day 5 - Le Havre - Caudebec en Caux

There is an optional full-day excursion to Normandy. Experience a combination of rich culinary traditions and historic landmarks including the closest harbour linked with the liberation of Western Europe after D-Day – the city of Arromanches, with its remnants of World War II. For those remaining on board, this afternoon offers the chance to explore the relaxing town of Caudebec-en-Caux on a walking tour. Or choose an excursion to Fécamp, a seaside resort and home to Le Palais Bénédictine, which produces the famous Bénédictine liqueur.

Day 6 - Les Andelys – Vernon

Moor in the town of Les Andelys in the shadow of Chateau Gaillard. Relax here or take the optional tour to Giverny to visit Monet's House and Garden. Alternatively, take the optional visit to Chateau de Malmaison, or perhaps visit La Roche Guyon and its magnificent Chateau.

Day 7 - Paris

This morning, arrive in Paris, one of the most romantic cities in the world. Perhaps take the optional tour of the city with highlights including the Eiffel Tower and Les Invalides. Alternatively, visit the artists’ district of Montmartre and the Sacre-Coeur.

Day 8 - Paris - UK

Disembark Amadeus Diamond after breakfast and transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

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

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board cruise
  • Complimentary wine, draft beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board
  • Tea and coffee available all day
  • Complimentary bottled water in cabin replenished daily
  • Complimentary WiFi on board
  • Wireless AMADEUS Audio System for all excursions
  • Cocktail reception, welcome dinner and gala dinner
  • Complimentary bicycles on board
  • Port taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Excursions
  • Travel insurance
  • Flights and transfers - we can arrange these for you. Flight inclusive packages available from just £1429!

Additional Information

  • Optional excursions:
  • Painters Village Auvers sur Oise - £89pp
  • Rouen City Walk - £17pp
  • Walking Etretat - £47pp
  • Honfleur - City of art and history - £47pp OR Flower coast "Côte Fleurie" - £59pp
  • Fascinating Normandy with lunch - £157pp
  • Monet's House and Garden with picture stop at Chateux Gailard - £72pp OR Les Andelys and Vernon walking tours - £44pp
  • Chateau de Malmaison, once home to Josephine and Napoleon Bonaparte - £63pp OR Visit to La Roche-Guyon - £55pp
  • Paris City Tour - £49pp
  • Jardin du Luxembourg & Latin Quartier - £36pp OR Montmartre walking tour - £49pp
  • Pre-bookable excursion packages available from just £230pp
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2024 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • April
    • Apr 24th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £1631
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  • May
    • May 29th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £2092
      C-4 Window Cabin C-1 Window Cabin B-4 French Balcony B-1 French Balcony A-1 French Balcony Amadeus Suite French Balcony
      Blue Water Price from: £2092 Blue Water Price from: £2405 Blue Water Price from: £2770 Blue Water Price from: £2997 Blue Water Price from: £3553 Blue Water Price from: £3831
  • June
    • Jun 12th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £2092
      C-4 Window Cabin C-1 Window Cabin B-4 French Balcony B-1 French Balcony A-1 French Balcony Amadeus Suite French Balcony
      Blue Water Price from: £2092 Blue Water Price from: £2405 Blue Water Price from: £2770 Blue Water Price from: £2997 Blue Water Price from: £3553 Blue Water Price from: £3831
  • July
    • Jul 17th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £1997
      C-4 Window Cabin C-1 Window Cabin B-4 French Balcony B-1 French Balcony A-1 French Balcony Amadeus Suite French Balcony
      Blue Water Price from: £1997 Blue Water Price from: £2292 Blue Water Price from: £2640 Blue Water Price from: £2849 Blue Water Price from: £3388 Blue Water Price from: £3649
  • August
    • Aug 14th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £2092
      C-4 Window Cabin C-1 Window Cabin B-4 French Balcony B-1 French Balcony A-1 French Balcony Amadeus Suite French Balcony
      Blue Water Price from: £2092 Blue Water Price from: £2405 Blue Water Price from: £2770 Blue Water Price from: £2997 Blue Water Price from: £3553 Blue Water Price from: £3831
  • September
    • Sep 18th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £2092
      C-4 Window Cabin C-1 Window Cabin B-4 French Balcony B-1 French Balcony A-1 French Balcony Amadeus Suite French Balcony
      Blue Water Price from: £2092 Blue Water Price from: £2405 Blue Water Price from: £2770 Blue Water Price from: £2997 Blue Water Price from: £3553 Blue Water Price from: £3831
  • October
    • Oct 2nd - Paris and back - Sailing on: Amadeus Diamond From: £2092
      C-4 Window Cabin C-1 Window Cabin B-4 French Balcony B-1 French Balcony A-1 French Balcony Amadeus Suite French Balcony
      Blue Water Price from: £2092 Blue Water Price from: £2405 Blue Water Price from: £2770 Blue Water Price from: £2997 Blue Water Price from: £3553 Blue Water Price from: £3831

Price Information

  • Single supplements available on request
  • Add flights and transfers to make this a fully protected package - flight inclusive package from just £1429pp!
  • Please note prices are updated regularly from a third party price feed and may fluctuate from those shown. Please contact us for latest prices
  • Prices shown usually include all available discounts
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