The River Seine links some of France’s most beautiful landscapes, history-enriched regions and charming Normandy towns. Join this lovely cruise aboard Scenic Gem, through the serene and majestic waterways of the glorious Seine, calling at spellbinding cities, towns and villages with excursions to highlights and historically-significant monuments. Voyage from Paris to Les Andelys, dominated by Richard the Lionheart’s medieval Château-Gaillard; Rouen, to sites associated with Joan of Arc; and Honfleur, to visit the Normandy beaches of the D-Day landings. In Vernon, you are close to the beautiful village of Giverny, Monet’s inspiring home; and from medieval Conflans, visit Auvers-sur-Oise, where you can walk in the steps of Vincent Van Gogh. Complete your journey docking overnight in France’s romantic capital, where familiar and iconic sites exist at each turned corner.