DECEMBER 23: PARIS
Boarding at 5:00 p.m. Crew presentation and welcome drink. Cruise to Les Andelys. Dinner.
DECEMBER 24: LES ANDELYS - ROUEN
Full board on board. Morning spent cruising on the river Seine. Arriving in Les Andelys early in the afternoon. Excursion to Martainville Chateau, the sumptuous country home of a 15th century banker. Today, the chateau houses the Norman traditions and art museum and has been listed as a French Historic Monument since 1951. Christmas Eve evening. Midnight mass in Rouen (book and pay for transfer on board (2)). Overnight stop.
DECEMBER 25: ROUEN - DUCLAIR - HONFLEUR (1) - ROUEN
Full board on board. Early in the morning, cruise to Duclair. Transfer by coach to Honfleur. Guided tour of Honfleur, the most picturesque of fishing ports with its charming narrow streets, old houses, salt warehouses, and Saint Catherine's church, which is the largest church in France made entirely of wood. Afternoon spent cruising to Rouen along the scenic Seine River. Here, the river loops and meanders through the Regional natural park of the Boucles de la Seine Normande. Overnight stop.
DECEMBER 26: ROUEN
Full board on board. You can join us for an guided tour of Rouen. During this tour we will discover the wonderful cathedral, historic districts, and the historic Market Square where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake. Afternoon spent cruising to Paris. Gala evening. Cruise through the night.
DECEMBER 27: PARIS
Early in the morning, arriving in Paris. Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark around 9:00 a.m.