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The Seine Experience French do life the way life was meant to be done.

Pack your bags. You’re going to Paris. And Conflans Sainte-Honorine, Rouen, Honfleur and Vernon. It will be a week of historic sites, including Notre Dame and the Champs Elysées, late nights offering plenty of time to see a show at the Moulin Rouge, and food so delicious (read: the freshest fish, butter and cream you've ever tasted) you may be tempted to stay forever.

Paris to Paris

The Seine Experience
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The Goods

  • 7 breakfasts - 1 lunch - 6 dinners
  • Welcome party
  • 2 dedicated U Hosts
  • 9 included excursions
  • 15 U Time optional excursions
  • Local celebrity DJ Party
  • Included onboard French mixology class

2018 Cruise Dates

Paris to Paris
April
14, 21, 28;
May
05, 12, 19, 26;
June
02, 09, 16, 23, 30;
July
07, 14, 21, 28;
August
04, 11, 18, 25;
September
01, 08, 15, 22, 29;
October
06, 13, 20, 27
Ship: The B Seine River
From
$1,999*$250* per personper day
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The Seine Experience

8

Paris to Paris
Days
  • DAY 1 - Paris

    Included

    Join your U Host for a “Midnight in Paris” stroll. Step ashore from the ship and wander along the banks of the Seine at one of the most magical times of day. Pose for selfies beneath the glittering Eiffel Tower. From there, the rest of the night is yours.

  • DAY 2 - Conflans Ste. Honorine

    Included

    For sheer over-the-top opulence, nothing compares to the palace of Versailles and its extraordinary gardens, which truly must be seen in person to fully appreciate. Prepare to be amazed!

    U Time - Van Gogh

    Follow in Vincent van Gogh’s footsteps in the quaint village of Auvers-sur-Oise, where the artist spent the final months of his life in the late 1800s.

  • DAY 3 - Rouen

    Included

    Discover Rouen’s medieval charms on a walking tour and food shopping spree at the local market, accompanied by the ship’s chef. The market’s fish, butter and cream are the best in the region, and as Julia Child once said, “With enough butter, anything is good.”

    U Time - Normandy Beaches

    Travel back in time to June 6, 1944, when the Allied forces launched their D-Day invasion of Normandy. You’ll visit historic beaches and stop at the American Cemetery for a special memorial ceremony. Later, get an up-close gander at the centuries-old (and incredibly long) Bayeux Tapestry.

    U Time - Old City Bar Crawl

    Join a dialed-in local expert for a curated look at the city’s lively nightlife scene, stopping for drinks at memorable bars in Rouen’s atmospheric historic quarter.

    Night Out - Rouen Cathedral

    Monet was so besotted with the Rouen Cathedral that he painted it dozens of times. We can only imagine what he’d think of tonight’s included Sound & Light Show, featuring historic images projected onto the cathedral’s exterior. (*Available on select dates, June-September)

  • DAY 4 - Caudebec En Caux/Honfleur

    Included

    Just getting to the seaside village of Honfleur can be an exhilarating and scenic experience. Your U Host will show you around the famously picturesque Old Port, a former haven for pirates and a locale beloved by generations of artists.

    U Time - Cliffs Of Étretat

    The windswept cliffs of Étretat, part of France’s famous Alabaster Coast, offer dramatic views that will literally take your breath away. Spend some time today walking the footpath atop the cliffs and along the beautiful beach below.

    U Time - A Norman Day

    Enjoy an intimate look at Normandy’s famous apple orchards on a visit a cider farm, complete with a home-style lunch. From there, head to Deauville Beach, a resort town with a wide sandy beach, 1920s-style boardwalk, chic boutiques and elegant homes.

  • DAY 5 - Vernon/La Roche Guyon

    Included

    Immerse yourself in one of the most scenic corners of Normandy on an easy five-mile bike ride along the Seine with your U Host, pedaling from Vernon to the artists’ hamlet of Giverny.

    U Time - Monets Gardens

    Impressionist master Claude Monet lived in Giverny for 40 years, and his iconic ponds and lush flower gardens inspired some of his best-known work.

    U Time - Kayak The Seine

    Leave the real world far behind as you kayak along the beautiful and tranquil Seine River with an expert guide.

    U Time - Paragliding

    Get your adrenaline junkie fix and a spectacular birds-eye view of France’s majestic landscapes with tandem paragliding in the Vexin Natural Park.

  • DAY 6 - Paris

    Included

    Immerse yourself in Parisian life on an easy bike ride along the Seine with your U Cruise Host. Or explore the city’s top sights at your own pace with an all-day Batobus pass that lets you hop on and off when and where you please.

    U Time - Lady Marmalade

    Experience dinner and a show at the world-famous Moulin Rouge, immortalized in paintings by Toulouse-Lautrec and synonymous with high-spirited music and can-can dancers. If you love feathers and sequins, this is an evening you’ll never forget.

    U Time - Street Art Walk

    Embark on a unique walking tour of Belleville with Street Art Tours, a colorful introduction to graffiti and street art in this socially and ethnically diverse Parisian neighborhood.

    U Time - Parisian Cuisine

    The City of Light is also a city for serious foodies. Your expert guide will take you to some of the best specialty food shops in trendy Saint-Germain, where you can taste delicious artisan breads, cheeses, wine, chocolate and more. Bon appetit!

  • DAY 7 - Paris

    Included

    Join your U Host for an easy bike ride along the Seine, a great way to immerse yourself in Parisian life. Or see the city’s top sights with an all-day Batobus pass that lets you hop on and off along the river, whenever and wherever you wish.

    U Time - Parisian Rooftops

    The rooftops of Paris have been a muse for countless artists and writers. Enjoy spectacular birds-eye views of the city on this one-of-a-kind tour.

    U Time - The Louvre

    The Louvre is one of the world’s largest and most famous museums, as well as one of the most overwhelming. Avoid option paralysis with a guided highlights tour.

    U Time - Versailles Fountains

    The Gardens of Versailles become even more spectacular at night, when the fountains come to life with dazzling lights and pyrotechnics synchronized with classical music. Magnifique!

  • DAY 8 - Paris

    Disembark and head off to your next adventure.

*The displayed pricing is in USD. Standard pricing is per person based on double occupancy. Pricing does not include port charges. Gratuities are included. For complete details view our terms and conditions. Early Booking Incentive applies to all U by Uniworld voyages and requires a 10% deposit at time of booking. $100 USD onboard credit is per person regardless of the number of guests in a stateroom and applies to full fare bookings only. Onboard credit has no cash value and is non-refundable and non-transferable. No compensation will be provided in the event of non-use. Offer expires September 30, 2017. Other restrictions may apply.
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  • 9:00am

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    Leave the alarm at home. Vacation is for sleeping in, and Lauren, Sara and Eliza are catching up on their beauty rest this morning. With U’s later excursion start times, they can catch some z’s with plenty of time to spare.

  • 9:45am

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    Everyone is up. The trio heads to the onboard restaurant for a breakfast buffet and several cups of fresh-brewed coffee.

  • 10:30am

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    Lauren, Sara and Eliza take a shuttle into downtown Paris for a day of seeing sights on their own. Lauren has their day scheduled out on Google Maps, and with U’s personal Wifi hotspots, the girls can stay connected all day long.

  • 1:30pm

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    After a morning spent shopping at the trendy boutiques in the Marais district, the crew has worked up an appetite. A picnic lunch in front of the Eiffel Tower will hit the spot.

  • 3:45pm

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    A visit to the Louvre to catch a glimpse of the Mona Lisa, followed by macarons at the top-rated café is a picture-perfect way to spend the afternoon. We could get used to this whole France thing.

  • 5:00pm

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    What a day. The group heads back to The B to get ready for the evening’s festivities. Heels and dresses tonight, ladies.

  • 7:30pm

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    The U Time excursion the trio has been waiting for is this evening. Lauren, Sara and Eliza join other U guests for dinner and a show at the famous Moulin Rouge cabaret. It certainly lives up to the hype.

  • 10:30pm

    After the show, the ladies head to a nearby bar to enjoy a few drinks, including a round of Kir Royale, a Parisian favorite.

  • 12:30am

    Lauren, Sara and Eliza take the shuttle back to the ship and order a nightcap at the bar onboard, just for good measure. Tomorrow is a new day, and if today was any indication, it won’t disappoint.