Cruise on the Marne-Rhine canal from Epernay to Paris

ECP

Tabs

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

DAY 1: Paris - EPERNAY

Transfer from Paris by coach to join our ship in Epernay. Boarding in the end of the afternoon in Epernay. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner on board. Overnight.

DAY 2: EPERNAY - DORMANS

Full board on board. 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 and cruise to Dormans. Arrival in the evening. Overnight.

DAY 3: DORMANS - CHÂTEAU THIERRY

Full board on board. Departure by coach for the excursion of Reims, guided tour of the historic center and its cathedral. Return on board. The Afternoon is spent sailing to Château Thierry, through the beautiful Marne canal landscapes. Arrival in the beginning of the evening. Overnight.

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

Full board on board. Optional visit of the town of Château Thierry and you’ll participate in a falconry show with live demonstrations. Return on board and cruise to Saint-Jean-Les-Deux-Jumeaux. Afternoon spent sailing, passing Drachy and Champigny, through the heart of the Seine-et-Marne countryside and its Champagne vines. Arrival during the evening. Overnight.

DAY 5: SAINT-JEAN-LES-DEUX-JUMEAUX - MEAUX - LAGNY-SUR-MARNE

Full board on board. Cruise to Meaux. Arrival in Meaux and in the afternoon, visit of this charming town, 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 Lagny-sur-Marne where we will return on board. Overnight.

DAY 6: LAGNY-SUR-MARNE - PARIS

Full board on board. Departure of the boat to Paris. In the afternoon, arrival in Paris and excursion 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. Travel back through time and history around the Palais Royal. Return on board. Gala evening. Overnight.

DAY 7: PARIS

Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark in the morning. 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. PCE), 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 Paris to Epernay D1

For more information about flights and transfers, please contact our call center by clicking on « Request a quote » and filling out the form, or by calling 1-800-768-7232

More info