Cruise on the Marne Canal from Paris to Epernay

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PARIS - LAGNY-SUR-MARNE - MEAUX - SAINT-JEAN-LES-DEUX-JUMEAUX - CHATEAU THIERRY - DORMANS - EPERNAY - Paris

DAY 1: PARIS

Boarding in the end of the afternoon in Paris. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner on board. Overnight.

DAY 2: PARIS - LAGNY-SUR-MARNE

Full board on board. Excursion to Paris, through the major sites of the capital: the Place de la République, the main boulevards, the Opera, the Place de la Madeleine, Place Vendôme and the Louvre. Original walk along the prettiest covered walkways in Paris. Return on board. Departure of the cruise to Lagny-sur-Marne. Arrival during the evening. Overnight.

DAY 3: LAGNY-SUR-MARNE - MEAUX - SAINT-JEAN-LES-DEUX-JUMEAUX

Full board on board. Morning spent sailing to Meaux. In the afternoon, visit of this charming town(1), from Meaux Cathedral to the Bishops' Palace, passing the Gallo-Roman ramparts and the magnificent Bossuet Garden, traditionally believed to be an early work of Le Nôtre. Your guide will tell you the story of the famous cheese of the region : the Brie de Meaux followed by a tasting of the cheese, hailed as “the King of Cheeses” at your return on board, the ship continues cruising to Saint-Jean-Les-Deux-Jumeaux where we will return on board. Overnight.

DAY 4: SAINT-JEAN-LES-DEUX-JUMEAUX - CHÂTEAU THIERRY

Full board on board. Morning spent sailing, passing Champigny and Drachy, through the heart of the Seine-et-Marne countryside and its Champagne vines. In the afternoon, arrival in Château Thierry and you’ll participate in a falconry show with live demonstrations. Discovery of the town of Château Thierry passing the castle walls and the Hotel Dieu. Return on board. Overnight.

DAY 5: CHÂTEAU THIERRY - DORMANS

Full board on board. Departure of the boat to Dormans. Arrival in Dormans. In the afternoon, departure by coach for the excursion of Reims, guided tour of the historic center and its cathedral. Return on board in Dormans. Overnight.

DAY 6: DORMANS - EPERNAY

Full board on board. In the morning, departure of the boat to Epernay. The afternoon, excursion along the famous Champagne route. Discovery tour of the village of Hautvilliers, birthplace of Champagne. Visit of a major Champagne house followed by a tasting of champagne. Return on board. Gala evening. Overnight.

DAY 7: EPERNAY - Paris

Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark in the morning. Transfer by coach to Paris. End of our services.

 

For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary. (1) Depending on the mooring point of the ship, a transfer by coach may be arranged on board. A 20 € per person supplement will be payable on the spot. (2) Ask for detailed itinerary of the opposite-direction cruise (ref. ECP), its itinerary and different excursion package. Alcohol can be dangerous to your health. The excessive consumption of alcohol is dangerous and life-threatening – please consume in moderation.
 
Transport

The transfer by coach from Epernay to Paris D7

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