Travel back in time on a delightfully scenic journey steeped in history.
From Paris’s glittering Eiffel Tower to the iconic beaches of Normandy to the medieval capital of Rouen, the serene Seine carries you through the countryside immortalized by so many great artists. Breathe in the fragrance of Monet’s garden in Giverny, stand at the port of Honfleur where Courbet and Boudin set up their easels, and walk in the footsteps of Van Gogh in Auvers-sur-Oise, the town where he spent his final months. Immerse yourself in a fascinating and inviting land, rich in legend, history and art.
Who will enjoy this cruise
History buffs will be fascinated by the D-Day memorial sites and Rouen where Joan of Arc was martyred. Artists will delight in Monet’s Giverny and Van Gogh’s Auvers-sur-Oise. And all Francophiles will embrace the indelible magic of Paris.
Connoisseur Collection (Select sailings)
Discover why UNESCO declared French cuisine a “world intangible heritage.” Visit the famous La Couronne restaurant where Julia Child had her first French meal, which was the meal that changed her life—and eventually Americans' perspectives on French cooking. Sit among the apple orchards at a Normandy farm savoring cider, calvados and pommeau while sampling the fresh cheeses of the region. Celebrate Monet’s passion for art and food in a café at his beloved Giverny. These are only a few highlights you’ll be treated to on your culinary journey.
Multigenerational family-friendly program (Select sailings)
Share the allure of France with the special young people in your life. These cruises not only feature unique, fun-filled adventures for families to enjoy together, they're also packed with culturally and historically significant experiences designed to spark creativity and life-long learning.