15-Day A Portrait of Majestic France River Cruise 

15-Day A Portrait of Majestic France River Cruise

Unsurpassed Luxury, Shipboard Credit and Pre-paid Gratuities

Experience the very best of France as you sail with Uniworld on the 15-day A Portrait of Majestic France voyage. Stroll through Monet’s idyllic gardens in Giverny. Visit Omaha Beach and pay your respects at the Normandy American Cemetery. Wander the romantic streets of Paris, where a local expert will guide you from Notre Dame to the Left Bank and Latin Quarter. Sample the sumptuous wines of Bordeaux and take in the gorgeous landscapes. Take advantage of Uniworld's luxurious accommodations and detailed itinerary, ideal for culturally curious travelers.

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Cruise Line: Uniworld
Ship(s): S.S. Bon Voyage | S.S. Joie de Vivre
Departure: 4/19/2020 to 10/25/2020
Length: 15 Days
Starts: Paris to Bordeaux
Starting from
per person

Cruise Amenities

Book this trip now with Cruise Specialists and receive the following exclusive amenities!

Compliments of Cruise Specialists on Select Sailings:
  • $400 Shipboard Credit per Couple
Uniworld's ALL-INCLUSIVE Amenities:
    ◊ All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
    ◊ 2 Captain's Welcome and Farewell Receptions
    ◊ 2 Welcome and Farewell Gala Dinners
    ◊ Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, specialty coffee, teas, soft drinks and mineral water
    ◊ 12 days of excursions, including "Choice is Yours" options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts
    ◊ Guided "Do as the Locals Do", "Village Day", and "Let's Go" programs
    ◊ State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all excursions
    ◊ Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks
    ◊ 14-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the alluring S.S. Joie de Vivre and the breathtaking S.S. Bon Voyage
    ◊ Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, high-thread count 100% 
       Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options
    ◊ FREE Internet and WiFi access
    5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
    ◊ Captivating onboard local entertainment
    ◊ First Class TGV train between Paris and Bordeaux
    ◊ Cultural enrichment, including Signature Lectures
    ◊ Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager
    ◊ All transfers on arrival and departure days
    ◊ All gratuities, both onboard and onshore
    ◊ Exclusive Connoisseur Collection Program on select summer departures

15-Day A Portrait of Majestic France River Cruise

Fares as low as $5,599 and Free Internet, Included Excursions and More!

A Portrait of Majestic France Cruise
A Portrait of Majestic France
15 Days ♦ 4/19/2020 to 10/25/2020
Fares start from $5,599 per person
Day 1 Arrive in Paris, France
Transfer* from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to S.S. Joie de Vivre.
Day 2 La Roche-Guyon, Vernon Giverny
Celebrate the landscapes that inspired Impressionist master Claude Monet. Visit  Chateau La Roche-Guyon and gardens, or "Let's Go" hike on the Crests trail, or opt for a tour of Monet's home and iconic gardens. 
Captain's Welcome Reception and Dinner
Day 3 Rouen
Today, enjoy a tour of the Capital of the Dukes of Normandy, an amazingly well-preserved medieval city.
Day 4 Caudebec-en-Caux (Honfleur or Étretat)
Choose between a guided Walking Discovery Tour of the quaint fishing village, Honfleur, a bike ride to Villequiers Village or an exclusive golfing excursion at the chalk clifftop course in Étretat. 
Day 5 Rouen (Normandy Beaches)
Choose from several immersive excursions to Normandy Beaches and Normandy American Cemetery, as well as visits to Bayeux and the Tapestry Museum.
Day 6 Mantes-la-Jolie (Versailles)
Explore the secret royal apartments of Versailles or Versaille Gardens and the Queen's Hamlet or enjoy a bike tour to La Butte Verte Parc. 
A special Captain's Farewell Reception and Dinner this evening.
Day 7 Paris
Enjoy a panoramic overview of the city or "Do as the Locals Do" Îles de la Cité and Latin Quarter walking tour, "Heart of Paris" Seine River cruise or bike ride along the riverbanks.
Day 8 Paris (disembark) and Transfer to Bordeaux via TGV Train
Whisk away to Bordeaux on board the high-speed, first class TGV train and embark on S.S. Bon Voyage. The rest of the day you are free to explore nearby sites, as your ship is docked in the heart of the city.
Day 9 Blaye, Bourg sur Gironde 
Choose from a scenic drive along the Route de la Corniche Fleurie or yoga in the Blaye Fortress. Connoisseur Collection Rendez-vous Chez Rémy Martin, includes a tour of the facility and a cognac tasting with snacks.
Day 10 Cussac Fort Médoc, Pauillac la Fayette
Enjoy the "Let's Go" Médoc vineyards bicycle tour or enjoy a private wine tasting at a Médoc Châteaux.
Day 11 Bordeaux, Cadillac, Libourne 
Discover the Colorful Life of Toulouse Lautrec at Châteaux Malromé, including a tour of Verdelais and an absinthe tasting, or explore the region and take part in an intimate Sauternes wine tasting at an estate, then tour Châteaux de Cazeneuve.
Day 12 Libourne
Take advantage of a full day in this idyllic wine-making capital and join a walking tour and wine tasting in Saint-Émilion.
Day 13 Libourne, Bordeaux
Explore the region's bounty not only for grapes but produce at the farmers market in Libourne. Taken in the romantic ambience on a night stroll in Bordeaux. Connoisseur Collection† Excursion: Bordeaux Open Deck Bus tour at twilight with champagne.
Day 14 Bordeaux 
Full Day to enjoy the architecture, the wines and shopping. Visit La Cité du Vin, wine museum, choose from a walking tour or bicycle the backstreets of Bordeaux. Connoisseur Collection† Excursion: Bordeaux walking tour with caviar tasting.
Farewell Dinner
Day 15 Bordeaux (Disembark)
Transfer* from the ship to Bordeaux-Mérignac International Airport for your flight home.
*If your cruise package includes a group arrival/departure transfer, or if you have purchased a private transfer, you will be greeted by a Uniworld representative and transferred to the ship/airport.
This is available on select summer sailings that belong to the Connoisseur Collection. Please ask for dates and availability.
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Cruise fares shown are per guest based on double occupancy, minimum available category, cruise only, and in US dollars. Fares featured are for cruise or cruise/tour only, per person (unless otherwise noted) based on double occupancy. Rates for single guests are available upon request. Rates and savings vary by itinerary, departure date and category of accommodations. Offer is not combinable with any other promotional offer or program, except River Heritage Club savings/benefits. Offer is capacity controlled and may be modified or withdrawn at any time. Other restrictions may apply. Port charges are additional. Uniworld reserves the right to withdraw or change offers at any time. Applicable categories are subject to change at any time and vary by departure date. Please ask your Cruise Consultant for details and dates for Connoisseur Collection summer sailings. Non-hosted amenities vary by voyage, please ask for dates. We reserve the right to correct errors.