Day 1: Paris.
Board at quay de Grenelle at 6.00pm and time to settle comfortably in your cabins. Meet the crew during a welcome cocktail reception before enjoying a pleasant dinner. Overnight stop.
Day 2: Paris - Conflans Sainte Honorine.
Buffet breakfast on board. The morning will be devoted to a guided tour of the capital (optional) taking in the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame cathedral, the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs Elysées. Lunch on board before leaving on an afternoon cruise passing the Eiffel Tower, Grand Palais, Orangerie, the Louvre museum and Notre Dame cathedral which towers over the city. Then on to reach Conflans Sainte Honorine around 9:00 pm. Dinner on board followed by a walking tour of the town (optional) accompanied by your escort.
Day 3: Conflans Sainte Honorine.
Breakfast on board then leave on a visit to the Chateau of Auvers on the Oise (optional). A small village with its castle at one end and church at the other. Auvers sur Oise is one of the major centres of French painting, including places which are reminiscent of Daubigny, Cézanne and Van Gogh and made famous due to a multimedia event launched in 1994, the first of its kind in the world, which invites its visitors on a "Trip back in time to the Impressionist era". Return to the ship for lunch.
In the afternoon, visit (optional) the Chateau of Versailles (closed to the public on Mondays) which is among the most famous and prestigious World heritage sites and without doubt the most handsome and complete achievement of 17th century French art. In the meantime the ship cruises back towards Paris passing the futuristic quarter of la Défense with its unusual architecture combing concrete and glass. Dinner and gala evening before arriving in Paris, to admire its beautiful buildings, wonderfully lit up. Overnight stop.
Day 4: Paris.
Buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 am. End of the cruise.
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