Combine the magic of Paris with the beauty of France’s Norman countryside and voilà! Experience history firsthand at the Normandy beaches, site of the famous Allied invasion on D-Day in 1944. Delight in the Gothic architecture of Rouen, and see where Joan of Arc was tried and executed. Lose yourself in the exquisite gardens of Giverny, whose rich palette inspired Impressionist Claude Monet for many years. Walk the cobblestone streets of provincial Vernon and share the splendor of Paris, the world’s most romantic city, with your companion. This fascinating 8-day journey has something for everyone.
Below is a sampling of ports, excursions and attractions that are featured on this Viking cruise.
Combine the magic of Paris with the beauty of France’s Norman countryside as you experience pivotal moments in history on this fascinating 8-day journey.
Paris’s cultural and historic significance is evident in its many noted landmarks, including the Eiffel Tower, the Montmartre art district, the Louvre and the commemorative Arc de Triomphe.
Giverny & Vernon, France
Vernon's cobblestone streets are reminiscent of the Middle Ages, and some of the half-timbered houses feature magnificent wooden carvings.
Founded by the Romans, Rouen is situated amidst the chalk cliffs along the Seine and filled with half-timbered houses and exquisite Gothic architecture.
Normandy Beaches, France
A visit to the Normandy American Memorial commemorates the events of the late spring and early summer of 1944.
Conflans & Paris, France
This lovely waterfront town boasts cobbled streets and charming architecture.
Cruise Itinerary For Paris to Paris
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