A Portrait of Majestic France (2025)

  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Cruise
  • age requirement 2-99 yrs
  • max group size 20
  • Tour Code BM-24005
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
map
  • Starts Bordeaux, France
  • Ends Paris, France
  • +12
TOUR OVERVIEW
You will start in Bordeaux and end in Paris. With the cruise tour "A Portrait Of Majestic France (2025)" you will be sailing through Paris, Blaye, Rouen and 10 other destinations in France. The tour "A Portrait Of Majestic France (2025)" takes 15 days and includes cabin accommodation onboard the ship and other things, per the package includes section.

This picture-perfect journey blends your passion for the good life—art, culture, and gastronomy—with a broad sweep of lovely French landscapes. Travel from beautiful Bordeaux and delight in the countryside of southwest France. Explore Saint-Émilion, with its astonishing Monolithic Church, and ancient Blaye, with its famous citadel. Journey through a land of noble wines, tasting the flavors of the regions as you go.

Sail the Seine to marvel at magnificent Rouen Cathedral, tour the former smugglers’ harbor in Honfleur, and follow in the footsteps of Monet at his beloved Giverny. And, of course, your majestic France experience ends with an exploration of the romance and magnificence of Paris.

Enjoy the best France has to offer with Uniworld’s plethora of private excursions (including a private wine tasting of famous Médoc wines) as you visit charming locales and sample myriad culinary delights.

A Portrait of Majestic France is a combination of Brilliant Bordeaux and Paris & Normandy.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Bordeaux (Embark)
  • Day 2: Cussac Fort Médoc
  • Day 3: Cadillac
  • Day 4: Blaye, Bourg sur Gironde
  • Day 5: Libourne (Saint-Émilion)
  • Day 6: Libourne, Bordeaux
  • Day 7: Bordeaux
  • Day 8: Bordeaux (Disembark), Transfer to Paris via High-Speed TGV Train (Embark)
  • Day 9: La Roche-Guyon, Vernon, Giverny
  • Day 10: Rouen
  • Day 11: Caudebec-en-Caux (Honfleur or Étretat)
  • Day 12: Rouen (Normandy Beaches)
  • Day 13: Mantes-la-Jolie (Versailles)
  • Day 14: Paris
  • Day 15: Paris (Disembark)
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • 14-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the magical S.S. Joie de Vivre and the breathtaking S.S. Bon Voyage
  • Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® Beds of England, high thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets, and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options
  • Free Wi-Fi
Meals
  • All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • 14 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 14 dinners
  • 2 Captain's Welcome and 2 Captain's Farewell Receptions
  • 2 Welcome and 2 Farewell Gala Dinners
  • Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, specialty coffee and tea, soft drinks, and mineral water
Transport
  • Cruise Ship
Excursions
  • 12 days of excursions, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
  • Guided “Let's Go” programs
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions
  • Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
Experiences
  • 1 country: France
  • 6 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
  • Captivating onboard local entertainment
  • TGV train between Bordeaux and Paris
  • Group Transfers are included on arrival and departure days (please see terms and conditions for transfer guidelines)
  • Gratuities for onboard personnel (ship staff, crew, Cruise/Tour Manager) are included during the cruise/tour
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Bordeaux and from Paris are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this A Portrait of Majestic France (2025) tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
This tour has not received any customer reviews yet.
Why Book with Bookmundi
What are customers saying about Bookmundi
Excellent
4.65 Average 695 Reviews
GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this A Portrait of Majestic France (2025) tour. You can cancel the tour up to 121 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 120 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 19 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 19 September 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 120 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

A Portrait of Majestic France (2025) tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this A Portrait of Majestic France (2025) tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
  • This trip requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 atleast 14 days before embarkation. Young children who are not eligible to be vaccinated will be required to provide a negative PCR or Antigen test result taken within 72 hours of embarkation.
NEED HELP OR HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT THIS TOUR?
If you have any question about this tour or need help with planning a trip, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We're ready to help.
Welcome!

Sign-in to unlock instant trip discounts. Create wish lists and save up to USD 1,500.

Facebook
G
More login options here.