Champagne regions of France
Paris to Comieres
Sunday - Paris
Guests are met at the designated meeting place and transferred to Savoir Faire moored in the heart of Paris. Your Captain welcomes you aboard and introduces you to the crew and then we enjoy a cruise through Paris. Your crew will serve champagne and canapes on deck as we cruise past the monuments and romantic bridges of this delightful city. Dinner on board.
Monday - Paris to Meaux
A morning cruise out of Paris onto the River Marne. After lunch, we visit the magnificent Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte and its gardens, location of the film "The Man in the Iron Mask". Return to the Savoir Faire in Meaux in time for a stroll along the river bank before dinner on board.
Tuesday - Meaux to La Ferté-sous-Jouarre
A morning tour of Meaux, the capital of Brie de Meaux, a delicious creamy cheese exported throughout the world. Here we visit the cathedral and a local cheese supplier. We then cruise to La Ferté-sous-Jouarre where we moor overnight. Dinner on board.
Wednesday - La Ferté-sous-Jouarre to Château Thierry
We are now in the heart of the Champagne region as we cruise upstream to Charly-sur-Marne. We visit one of the small family vineyards, to taste their wonderful champagne and visit their cellars. Lunch is followed by an idyllic afternoon cruise to Château Thierry, a pretty town that offers a promenade along the original walls of the town with views over the Marne Valley. The area was the scene of American battles in World War One. Nearby is the American Monument that was built in 1929 at an altitude of 660 feet to commemorate the American troops who fought in World War One. (Optional visit to Belleau Wood battlefield and the American cemetery). Dinner on board.
Thursday - Château Thierry to Damery
Today, our cruise along the River Marne winds its way through vine-covered hills dotted with small wine villages to the delightful little town of Damery. After lunch we visit the vast cellars of Moet et Chandon for a private tasting, followed by a stroll around Epernay. Dinner on board.
Friday - Damery to Cumières
After breakfast, we cruise the last stretch of the River Marne before arriving at our mooring in Cumières. We visit the outside of the Abbaye Saint Pierre d'Hautvillers where the monk Dom Perignon first made champagne. After lunch, we drive to the majestic Reims Cathedral, where the Kings of France were crowned. We return to Savoir Faire for cocktails on deck, surrounded by stunning scenery. Captain's Farewell Dinner on board.
Saturday - Cumières
After breakfast, disembark Savoir Faire and transfer to the designated drop off point.
|Accommodations||Rate Type||Rate Amount|
|Stateroom per person||Regular||5580|
|Charter 10 passengers wholeboat||Regular||55781|
|Charter 12 passengers wholeboat||Regular||59500|
|Charter 8 passengers wholeboat||Regular||52062|
|Departure Dates (Sunday)||Rate Type||Route|
|Mar 31; Apr 7, 14, 21, 28; May 5, 12, 19, 26||6 night||Haarlem to Haarlem|
|June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; July 7, 14, 21, 28||6 night||Haarlem to Haarlem|
|Aug 04, 11, 18, 25; Sep 01, 08, 15, 22, 29||6 night||Haarlem to Haarlem|
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