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Normandy Coast from Paris

Discover the beaches of Normandy, the historic city of Rouen and Monet’s house and gardens at Giverny on this 7-night voyage from Paris. Includes guided excursions, unlimited complimentary drinks and gratuities

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £2519pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Monet's Garden
  • Honfleur
  • Notre Dame, Paris
  • Louvre, Paris
  • Rouen

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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Save up to 10% on 2020 departures! Save 10% on Classic, Deluxe and French Balcony cabins, and save 5% on Suites. Subject to availability. Book by 31 Oct 2019

Exclusive £50pp discount on 2019 departures!

No single supplement! Applies to selected cabin categories on 28 Oct; 4 Nov 2019 departures. Subject to availability

Low single supplement! Applies to 22 Mar and 12, 26 Apr 2020 departures. Excludes Suites. Subject to availability

Normandy Coast from Paris Special Offer

This Seine cruise from Paris is ideal for art and history lovers. Artists for centuries have found inspiration from the charming towns and villages along the Seine.

Many favourite Impressionist works come to life as you visit Giverny, Honfleur and Les Andeleys. Spend a day visiting the historic Normandy Landing Beaches, the site of the D-Day Invasion by Allied Forces during World War II, or drive to Bayeux where you can see the famous Bayeux Tapestry.

See the beautiful gardens at Claude Monet's home, stroll through the medieval town of Rouen and explore the romantic city of Paris.

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Paris and Normandy Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Paris (France)

Fly from the UK to Paris. Meet your representative on arrival and transfer to the port to embark Joie de Vivre.

Day 2 - Les Andelys

Visit Chateau La Roche-Guyon overlooking the Seine before heading to the home and gardens of Claude Monet. Alternatively, head into the French countryside on a guided bike ride from Vernon to Giverny. On 2020 Generations program dates, there is a bike tour to Giverny. Captain's Welcome Reception and Dinner this evening.

Day 3 - Rouen

In 2019, enjoy a walking tour of Rouen with stops to sample some delicacies of Normandy, including white cider and Camembert. For guests booked onto a Generations cruise, there is a tour of Rouen's Great Clock. In 2020, dock in Rouen for a choice of excursions to the poignant Normandy beaches.

Day 4 - Caudebec-en Caux

Journey through the lovely Calvados countryside to enchanting Honfleur to see why impressionist painters came to paint its beautiful scenery. Alternatively, play at Golf d’Étretat, perched on the clifftops for a memorable experience. In 2020, there is also the option to go on a bike ride to Villequiers Village. For guests on a 2019 Generations program departure, there is a visit to a tropical centre, home to exotic flora and fauna, followed by mini golf. For guests booked onto a 2020 Generations program departure, there is a tour at Naturospace and a mini-golf tournament.

Day 5 - Rouen

In 2019, visit the American airborne forces’ landing beaches at Utah and Omaha beaches with a trip to Sainte-Mère-Église, the first town in France to be liberated, and its airborne museum. Alternatively journey to the Canadian landing beaches at Juno Beach and see the exhibit at the Canadian Centre, or travel to Bayeux to view the famous 11th-century tapestry. All groups will meet up at the American Cemetery and Memorial for a special remembrance ceremony. For guests booked onto a 2019 Generations cruise, there is a visit to Omaha Beach to learn about the D-Day invasion of WWII. In 2020, enjoy a walking tour of Rouen, Normandy's medieval capital, taking in the cathedral which Monet painted, and the spot where Joan of Arc was martyred. For guests booked onto a Generations program departure, there is a tour of the clocktower in Rouen.

Day 6 - Versailles

In 2019, from Mantes-la-Jolie travel to opulent Versailles to tour the royal apartments, the magnificent Hall of Mirrors and walk the fountain-filled gardens. Another option is to visit Château de Malmaison, once home to Napoleon’s first empress, Josephine, who created world-famous gardens here. For guests booked onto a 2019 Generations cruise, there is a visit to Versailles Palace and gardens. In 2020, step into the private rooms of the Palace of Versailles, or opt to tour the Versailles Gardens and Queens Hamlet. Alternatively, enjoy a scenic bike ride along the Seine to La Butte Verte Parc. For guests booked onto a Generations program departure, there is a bike ride in Versailles Gardens or a visit to Marie Antoinette's Estate. Captain's Farewell Dinner this evening.

Day 7 - Paris

Today’s panoramic tour of Paris features all the top sights, with a stop at Luxembourg Gardens for a more intimate perspective of Parisian life. Or, "Do as the Locals Do" on an expertly tour of the lively Latin Quarter and Île de la Cité, the historic centre of Paris and the site of Notre Dame Cathedral. For those who are more active why not join the guided bicycle ride along the Seine. For guests booked onto a Generations cruise, there is a treasure hunt at Louvre Museum.

Day 8 - Paris - UK

Disembark and transfer to the airport for your 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
  • Return flights from the UK or Eurostar and overseas transfers
  • Unlimited beverages on board, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, speciality coffee, tea and bottled water, plus many premium wines and spirits
  • Included shore excursions with English speaking guides, as per itinerary (subject to change)
  • All gratuities onboard and onshore
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell Dinners
  • Onboard entertainment and insightful lectures
  • State-of-the-art 'Quietvox' portable audio headset systems for all excursions and complimentary internet access and Wi-Fi on board
  • All airport taxes, security charges and UK Air passenger Duty, port charges, airline imposed fuel surcharge

Cruise Extensions

  • Paris extension Extend your stay in Paris. Contact us for more details and prices.
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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • October
    • Oct 21st - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £4049
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4849 Brochure Price from: £5249 Brochure Price from: £6749 Brochure Price from: £8349
      Blue Water Price from: £4049 Blue Water Price from: £4799 Blue Water Price from: £5199 Blue Water Price from: £6699 Blue Water Price from: £8299
    • Oct 28th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £2949
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2999 Brochure Price from: £3749 Brochure Price from: £4149 Brochure Price from: £5649 Brochure Price from: £7249
      Blue Water Price from: £2949 Blue Water Price from: £3699 Blue Water Price from: £4099 Blue Water Price from: £5599 Blue Water Price from: £7199
  • November
    • Nov 4th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £2949
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2999 Brochure Price from: £3749 Brochure Price from: £4149 Brochure Price from: £5649 Brochure Price from: £7249
      Blue Water Price from: £2949 Blue Water Price from: £3699 Blue Water Price from: £4099 Blue Water Price from: £5599 Blue Water Price from: £7199

2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • March
    • Mar 22nd - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £2519
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2799 Brochure Price from: £3499 Brochure Price from: £3999 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7399
      Blue Water Price from: £2519 Blue Water Price from: £3149 Blue Water Price from: £3599 Blue Water Price from: £5319 Blue Water Price from: £7029
    • Mar 29th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £2699
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2999 Brochure Price from: £3699 Brochure Price from: £4199 Brochure Price from: £5799 Brochure Price from: £7599
      Blue Water Price from: £2699 Blue Water Price from: £3329 Blue Water Price from: £3779 Blue Water Price from: £5509 Blue Water Price from: £7219
  • April
    • Apr 5th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3239
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3599 Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6399 Brochure Price from: £8199
      Blue Water Price from: £3239 Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £6079 Blue Water Price from: £7789
    • Apr 12th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3239
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3599 Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6399 Brochure Price from: £8199
      Blue Water Price from: £3239 Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £6079 Blue Water Price from: £7789
    • Apr 19th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6364 Blue Water Price from: £8074
    • Apr 26th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6364 Blue Water Price from: £8074
  • May
    • May 3rd - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3869
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £8899
      Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4499 Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £6744 Blue Water Price from: £8454
    • May 10th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3869
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £8899
      Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4499 Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £6744 Blue Water Price from: £8454
    • May 17th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3869
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £8899
      Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4499 Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £6744 Blue Water Price from: £8454
    • May 24th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • May 31st - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
  • June
    • Jun 7th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3689
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8699
      Blue Water Price from: £3689 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £4769 Blue Water Price from: £6555 Blue Water Price from: £8265
    • Jun 14th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3869
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £8899
      Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4499 Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £6744 Blue Water Price from: £8454
    • Jun 21st - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3869
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4299 Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £8899
      Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4499 Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £6744 Blue Water Price from: £8454
    • Jun 28th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3689
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8699
      Blue Water Price from: £3689 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £4769 Blue Water Price from: £6555 Blue Water Price from: £8265
  • July
    • Jul 5th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3689
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8699
      Blue Water Price from: £3689 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £4769 Blue Water Price from: £6555 Blue Water Price from: £8265
    • Jul 12th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3689
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8699
      Blue Water Price from: £3689 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £4769 Blue Water Price from: £6555 Blue Water Price from: £8265
    • Jul 19th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6365 Blue Water Price from: £8075
    • Jul 26th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6365 Blue Water Price from: £8075
  • August
    • Aug 2nd - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6365 Blue Water Price from: £8075
    • Aug 9th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6365 Blue Water Price from: £8075
    • Aug 16th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6365 Blue Water Price from: £8075
    • Aug 23rd - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3509
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £3899 Brochure Price from: £4599 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £8499
      Blue Water Price from: £3509 Blue Water Price from: £4139 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £6365 Blue Water Price from: £8075
    • Aug 30th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
  • September
    • Sep 6th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • Sep 13th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • Sep 20th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • Sep 27th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
  • October
    • Oct 4th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3959
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £3959 Blue Water Price from: £4589 Blue Water Price from: £5039 Blue Water Price from: £6839 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • Oct 11th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3689
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8699
      Blue Water Price from: £3689 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £4769 Blue Water Price from: £6555 Blue Water Price from: £8265
    • Oct 18th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £3689
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4099 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8699
      Blue Water Price from: £3689 Blue Water Price from: £4319 Blue Water Price from: £4769 Blue Water Price from: £6555 Blue Water Price from: £8265
    • Oct 25th - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £2699
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2999 Brochure Price from: £3699 Brochure Price from: £4199 Brochure Price from: £5799 Brochure Price from: £7599
      Blue Water Price from: £2699 Blue Water Price from: £3329 Blue Water Price from: £3779 Blue Water Price from: £5509 Blue Water Price from: £7219
  • November
    • Nov 1st - Paris and back - Sailing on: Joie de Vivre From: £2699
      Classic Window Cabin French Balcony Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £2999 Brochure Price from: £3699 Brochure Price from: £4199 Brochure Price from: £5799 Brochure Price from: £7599
      Blue Water Price from: £2699 Blue Water Price from: £3329 Blue Water Price from: £3779 Blue Water Price from: £5509 Blue Water Price from: £7219

Price Information

  • Flight supplement may apply in peak season
Map for Normandy Coast from Paris