The Great War, Cruise on the Marne canal From Epernay to Paris

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

DAY 1: Paris - EPERNAY

Transfer by coach from Paris to Epernay. Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. in Epernay. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail before dinner.

DAY 2: EPERNAY - DORMANS

This morning, we’ll set off by coach for a tour of Verdun, including a visit to Fort Douaumont and the Douaumont ossuary. We'll finish up our tour with the "Tranchée des Baïonnettes" (bayonet trench.) We’ll return on board and continue cruising towards Dormans.

DAY 3: DORMANS - CHÂTEAU THIERRY

This morning, we’ll set out on an excursion along the famous Champagne Tourist Route. We’ll start off with a guided tour of the village of Hautvillers, once home to the famous Dom Perignon. We'll continue our visit to a prominent champagne house, with a tasting. After our tour, we’ll return on board and start cruising towards Château Thierry which we’ll reach in the evening.

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

In the morning, we’ll visit of the Remembrance Museum of Belleau (1), and visit of the Aisne-Marne Cemetery. We’ll return on board and start cruising towards Saint-Jean-Les-Deux-Jumeaux.

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

We’ll start cruising towards Meaux early this morning. This afternoon, join us on a guided tour of the Battlefields of the Marne and the Museum of the Great War. The circuit of the Battlefields of the Marne takes us through the most important combat areas. During the excursion, the ship will cruise towards Lagny-sur-Marne where we will return on board.

DAY 6: LAGNY-SUR-MARNE - PARIS

Early this morning, we’ll start cruising towards Paris. This afternoon, we’ll set out for a coach and foot tour of Paris. We'll visit Les Invalides, which retraces history from 1871 to 1945, including the two World Wars. We’ll return on board for our gala evening and dinner.

DAY 7: PARIS

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. 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.
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

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