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Luxury

Romantic Seine

Paris Return
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Trip Code: EUSC08
  • Luxury River Cruise
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  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Personalise Your Journey

Design your day to your own interests thanks to our Freedom of Choice inclusions

A Long-Lasting Impression

In Giverny, take some time to explore and admire Claude Monet’s stunning house and gardens

Meet Like Minded People

Get to know like minded people during your journey as you discover new cultures and landscapes.

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EUSC08 2019

Paris Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Arrive in Paris, the city of romance. You will be met at the airport and then transferred to your river ship, docked on the Seine River. Enjoy a Welcome Reception before dinner.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tonight, enjoy a fabulous extravaganza at the Lido de Paris. Be entertained by the Bluebell Girls and Lido Boys as they take you on a glittering journey filled with incredible set designs and dynamic dancing.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Perhaps join a culinary walking tour to sample a delectable range of Paris’ fine food. Alternatively, visit Versailles and discover the magnificent splendour behind Louis XIV's transformation of the Château de Versailles. Or, perhaps soak up the atmosphere as you explore the Montmartre district and admire the Sacre-Cœur Basilica.


This morning following breakfast, discover a different side of Paris during your selected sightseeing activity. Later this evening, set sail for Vernon.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Travel to Giverny and visit Claude Monet’s house and gardens, or embark on a bike ride from Vernon to Monet's house.


Your day takes one of two directions thanks to a choice of activities. Back on board, enjoy a Gala Dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Later, enjoy an after-hours visit to Palais Bénédictine. On arrival, wander the intriguing museum and distillery, followed by a Bénédictine cocktail show. Afterwards, sit down to dinner in the Abbots Hall.


Dock in Le Havre, where you will disembark your ship to discover Honfleur, Normandy's most charming port town.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Perhaps join a full-day World War II excursion to Normandy. Or visit the stunning Pays de Caux region to visit a cider farm for a tour and tasting. The farm adopts unique farming methods, including giving cider to the animals when they’re almost mature, which perfumes the meat as well as making it more tender. Another option is to relax on board and delight in a calvados and cheese tasting.


Arrive in the charming old fishing village of Caudebec-en-Caux and set out on your chosen activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Perhaps spend a full day exploring the battlefields of the Somme. Visit the Australian National Memorial and the Franco-Australian Museum located in Villers-Bretonneux. Alternatively, a city tour will take you to some of Rouen’s most enthralling sights, otherwise, enjoy a round of golf.


Today’s activities give you the chance to explore Rouen or head further afield.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Perhaps visit the ruins of Château Gaillard for views of the Seine River. Otherwise, take a leisurely excursion to the regal Château de la Roche-Guyon, or partake in an onboard impressionist painting class.


Once again, tailor your day with a number of activities on offer.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

External view of Aria river ship cruising.
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Enjoy a luxurious and carefree discovery of Europe with 7 nights aboard an all-inclusive Aria river ship

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Amazing Onboard Dining

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Cruise in Luxury

No matter which suite you choose, each offers a balance of luxury and intimacy. Plus, you'll always enjoy river views.

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