Avalon Creativity

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Cruise line
Avalon Waterways

Current cruise:
7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
25 Apr, 2017 - 03 May, 2017

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Avalon Creativity Review and Specifications

Specifications of Avalon Creativity

Year built 2009
Builder Den Breejen BV (Holland)
Class
Owner MS Rhein GmbH & Co KG Hamburg
Operator Avalon Waterways
Speed 12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA) 110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width) 12 m / 39 ft
Gross Tonnage 2022 gt
Passengers 70 - 138
Crew 39
Decks 4
Cabins 70
Decks with cabins 3
Christened by Nancy Telliho

Review of Avalon Creativity

The Avalon Creativity boat cruises on Seine River, departing from Paris, France. There are also combined itineraries with a second ship departing from Cote dAzur, Arles and Chalon-sur-Saone.

Avalon Creativity cruise ship was launched in 2009 and every minute on board you will be able to enjoy attentive service, delicious cuisine, first-class amenities, panoramic views and spacious staterooms. Carrying up to just 140 guests, the Creativity provides staterooms that are 15% larger than the standard in industry - with floor-to-ceiling windows allowing passengers to be comfortable and fully engaged with sightseeing along the river.Avalon Creativity cruise ship From a hair salon and fitness center to free Wi-Fi throughout and complimentary Internet Corner, the Avalon Waterways Creativity ship was built with impressive collection of amenities to enhance the river journey. The whirlpool located on the Sky Deck pampers with refreshing dips after a day full of magnificent views. The beverage self-serve station serves complimentary cappuccinos, hot chocolate, lattes, teas, and much more each day.

Avalon Creativity river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Avalon river cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Avalon Waterways cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On Avalon Creativity cruises, Avalon Waterways offers USA flights-inclusive deals with discount airfare and complimentary airport transfers.

RIver Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of Avalon Creativity itineraries as themes officially announced by the Avalon Waterways line:

  • (7-nights cruising) "Paris to Normandy Landing Beaches" are 8-days Seine river cruises from Paris (round-trip, code WPP).
  • (Two ships, 14-nights cruising) "Grand France" are 16-days combined Seine, Saone and Rhone river cruises from Paris to Cote d’Azur (Southbound, code WPL), and the reverse from Cote d’Azur to Paris (Northbound, code WLP). This is "back-to-back" river travel option combining the Creativity's Seine river cruise with the "Burgundy and Provence" route operated by the Avalon Scenery ship. These Avalon Waterways deals offer embarkation and disembarkation in Paris, Chalon and Arles, with included TGV train (speed train) travel Paris-Dijon or the reverse Dijon-Paris.

Avalon Creativity wiki

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  • Cabin grades number: 5
  • Total number of cabins: 70 (of which 2 Avalon Suite, 57 French Balcony, 11 with non-opening windows).
  • Restaurants: Creativity (dining room), Sky Bistro (al-fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Lounge & Bar (observation, with an outside viewing deck), Club Lounge, Library/Internet Corner, Creativity Atrium Lobby, Hair Salon, Fitness, Sun Deck (Sky Lounge & Bistro, Whirlpool, shaded seating, games area).
  • Avalon Creativity cruise deals are inclusive of Wi-Fi Internet, room-service, all land tours and excursions (by certified local tour guides), motorcoach transfers, live evening entertainment (local performers), daily enrichment lectures, Creativity cruise ship tour ("behind-the-scenes"), food and wine tastings, 24-hour premium coffee/tea/hot chocolate, replenished daily bottled water.
  • The Avalon Creativity boat is in the same vessel class with the Avalon ships AffinityFelicity, Luminary and Scenery. Each of these ships is equipped with two Caterpillar Marine diesel engines (type "C32 ACERT", total power output 1420 kW / 1930 HP). The ship's propulsion is diesel-electric, with an azimuth thruster and an SDS ("Silent Drive System" separating the ship's engines from passenger staterooms).
  • Creativity is currently one of the oldest ships in the operated by Avalon Waterways fleet. Still, the boat offers first-class amenities and cuisine, with two full decks of floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows. Creativity's cabin types selection features mostly "French Balcony" staterooms, including the two signature Avalon Suite accommodations (also with French Balcony, plus a seating area).
  • Other luxury river cruise lines ships with itineraries on Seine river from Paris France are offered by AmaWaterways (AmaLegro), Avalon Waterways (Tapestry 2), Uniworld (Baroness), Scenic (Gem) and Viking (KadlinNeptunePrideRindaRolfSpirit).

Cabins Types, Sizes, Categories (high to low) 

  • Amenities in all types of staterooms - 2 twin beds converting to queen-sized, 3-door closets with shelves, private bathroom (glass-door shower, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers), sofa, coffee table, flat TV, vanity/writing desk, private French balcony (floor-to-ceiling sliding door), individual climate control, phone, mini bar, safe, deluxe pillow menu, complimentary bottled water. Cabin occupancy - 2 guests in room.
  • Suites - 2x "Avalon Suites" (JR) - deck 3, size 258 ft2 / 24 m2.
  • Deluxe Staterooms (category, number) - P (x27, deck 3), A (x18, deck 2), B (12, deck 3), E (11, deck 1) - size 172 ft2 / 16 m2).

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

Avalon Creativity Itineraries 2017

The below listed Avalon Creativity cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Avalon Waterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Paris cruise port

04 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $1494
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05 Apr      Departing from Paris, France   
06 Apr     Vernon, France   
06 Apr     Les Andelys, France   
07 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
08 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
09 Apr     Rouen, France   
10 Apr     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
11 Apr     Paris, France   
12 Apr      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

11 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $1776
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12 Apr      Departing from Paris, France   
13 Apr     Vernon, France   
13 Apr     Les Andelys, France   
14 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
15 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
16 Apr     Rouen, France   
17 Apr     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
18 Apr     Paris, France   
19 Apr      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

18 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2116
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19 Apr      Departing from Paris, France   
20 Apr     Vernon, France   
20 Apr     Les Andelys, France   
21 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
22 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
23 Apr     Rouen, France   
24 Apr     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
25 Apr     Paris, France   
26 Apr      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

25 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $1876
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26 Apr      Departing from Paris, France   
27 Apr     Vernon, France   
27 Apr     Les Andelys, France   
28 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
29 Apr     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
30 Apr     Rouen, France   
01 May     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
02 May     Paris, France   
03 May      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

02 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $1941
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03 May      Departing from Paris, France   
04 May     Vernon, France   
04 May     Les Andelys, France   
05 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
06 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
07 May     Rouen, France   
08 May     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
09 May     Paris, France   
10 May      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

09 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $1984
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10 May      Departing from Paris, France   
11 May     Vernon, France   
11 May     Les Andelys, France   
12 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
13 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
14 May     Rouen, France   
15 May     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
16 May     Paris, France   
17 May      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

16 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2006
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17 May      Departing from Paris, France   
18 May     Vernon, France   
18 May     Les Andelys, France   
19 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
20 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
21 May     Rouen, France   
22 May     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
23 May     Paris, France   
24 May      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

23 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2002
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24 May      Departing from Paris, France   
25 May     Vernon, France   
25 May     Les Andelys, France   
26 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
27 May     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
28 May     Rouen, France   
29 May     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
30 May     Paris, France   
31 May      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

30 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $3903
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31 May      Departing from Paris, France   
01 Jun     Vernon, France   
01 Jun     Les Andelys, France   
02 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
03 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
04 Jun     Rouen, France   
05 Jun     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
06 Jun     Paris, France   
07 Jun      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

06 June 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2492
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07 Jun      Departing from Paris, France   
08 Jun     Vernon, France   
08 Jun     Les Andelys, France   
09 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
10 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
11 Jun     Rouen, France   
12 Jun     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
13 Jun     Paris, France   
14 Jun      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

13 June 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2498
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14 Jun      Departing from Paris, France   
15 Jun     Vernon, France   
15 Jun     Les Andelys, France   
16 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
17 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
18 Jun     Rouen, France   
19 Jun     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
20 Jun     Paris, France   
21 Jun      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

20 June 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2496
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21 Jun      Departing from Paris, France   
22 Jun     Vernon, France   
22 Jun     Les Andelys, France   
23 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
24 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
25 Jun     Rouen, France   
26 Jun     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
27 Jun     Paris, France   
28 Jun      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

27 June 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2376
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28 Jun      Departing from Paris, France   
29 Jun     Vernon, France   
29 Jun     Les Andelys, France   
30 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
01 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
02 Jul     Rouen, France   
03 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
04 Jul     Paris, France   
05 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

11 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2744
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12 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
13 Jul     Vernon, France   
13 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
14 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
15 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
16 Jul     Rouen, France   
17 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
18 Jul     Paris, France   
19 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

18 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2682
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19 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
20 Jul     Vernon, France   
20 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
21 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
22 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
23 Jul     Rouen, France   
24 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
25 Jul     Paris, France   
26 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

25 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2370
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26 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
27 Jul     Vernon, France   
27 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
28 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
29 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
30 Jul     Rouen, France   
31 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
01 Aug     Paris, France   
02 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

01 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2356
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02 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
03 Aug     Vernon, France   
03 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
04 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
05 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
06 Aug     Rouen, France   
07 Aug     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
08 Aug     Paris, France   
09 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

08 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2356
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09 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
10 Aug     Vernon, France   
10 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
11 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
12 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
13 Aug     Rouen, France   
14 Aug     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
15 Aug     Paris, France   
16 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

15 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2356
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16 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
17 Aug     Vernon, France   
17 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
18 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
19 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
20 Aug     Rouen, France   
21 Aug     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
22 Aug     Paris, France   
23 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

22 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2412
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23 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
24 Aug     Vernon, France   
24 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
25 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
26 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
27 Aug     Rouen, France   
28 Aug     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
29 Aug     Paris, France   
30 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

29 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2506
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30 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
31 Aug     Vernon, France   
31 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
01 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
02 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
03 Sep     Rouen, France   
04 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
05 Sep     Paris, France   
06 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

05 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2553
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06 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
07 Sep     Vernon, France   
07 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
08 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
09 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
10 Sep     Rouen, France   
11 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
12 Sep     Paris, France   
13 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

12 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2553
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13 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
14 Sep     Vernon, France   
14 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
15 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
16 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
17 Sep     Rouen, France   
18 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
19 Sep     Paris, France   
20 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

19 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2553
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20 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
21 Sep     Vernon, France   
21 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
22 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
23 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
24 Sep     Rouen, France   
25 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
26 Sep     Paris, France   
27 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

26 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2486
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27 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
28 Sep     Vernon, France   
28 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
29 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
30 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
01 Oct     Rouen, France   
02 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
03 Oct     Paris, France   
04 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

03 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2412
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04 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
05 Oct     Vernon, France   
05 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
06 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
07 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
08 Oct     Rouen, France   
09 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
10 Oct     Paris, France   
11 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

10 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2319
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11 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
12 Oct     Vernon, France   
12 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
13 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
14 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
15 Oct     Rouen, France   
16 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
17 Oct     Paris, France   
18 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

17 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2210
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18 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
19 Oct     Vernon, France   
19 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
20 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
21 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
22 Oct     Rouen, France   
23 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
24 Oct     Paris, France   
25 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   
Paris cruise port

24 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris to Normandy's Landing Beaches
Prices starting
from $2211
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25 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
26 Oct     Vernon, France   
26 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
27 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
28 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
29 Oct     Rouen, France   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Paris, France   
31 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France