Day 1: ROUEN
Boarding at 7:00 p.m. in Rouen. Crew presentation and welcome drink. Dinner on board. Overnight.
Day 2: ROUEN - LE HAVRE
Full board on board. In the morning, guided visit of Rouen, the former capital of Normandy. Free time at the Christmas market in the front of the cathedral. The market's sparkling colors and lights will get you in the holiday spirit, and the aromas of roast chestnuts, mulled wine and cinnamon mingle delightfully. Afternoon spent cruising along the Seine River to Le Havre, only city whose modern architecture is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO for its city center.
Day 3: LE HAVRE – ROUEN
Full board on board. In the morning, guided visit of the Manoir d’Apreval (1), a family-run cider and Calvados manufacturing domain near Honfleur, on the banks of the Seine's estuary. Guided visit of Honfleur, estuary port and seaport, among the major cities of the Duchy of Normandy in the eleventh century. In the afternoon, guided walking tour of Le Havre, on the theme of Christmas. Festivities include Santa’s Village and 30 decorated stalls, along with handmade regional crafts: cakes and pastries, roasted chestnuts, gingerbread, and chocolate, to name just a few. Cruise to Rouen.
Day 4: ROUEN
Early in the morning, arriving in Rouen. Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark around 9:00 a.m. End of our services.