Enjoy French getaways

CRUISE & Maritime Voyages (CMV) is offering the opportunity to see some destinations in France on a Festive French Getaway this December. 

Magellan sails 8 or 15 December from London Tilbury, cruises the River Seine and calls at Rouen for optional tours of the city and Honfleur for tours to Deauville. Fares for a 3-night cruise are available from £269pp and a 4-night cruise from £319pp. 

Sailing on the French Festive Getaway 8 December, Magellan cruises the River Seine to Rouen, from where passengers can discover the beautiful medieval city, home of Joan of Arc.

This region of France is justifiably well known for apples, with bottles of cider and Calvados popular among the take home souvenirs as ideal Christmas presents. Calling in Honfleur passengers can stroll around its cobbled streets and picturesque old harbour or take a trip to Deauville for stylish boutiques.

From Zeebrugge, passengers can take an optional excursion to visit Bruges and explore the delightful Christmas Markets, ideal for picking up seasonal gifts, hand-crafted decorations and soaking-up the wonderful festive atmosphere. Fares for this 4-night French Festive Getaway cruise are available from £319pp.  

Sailing on the French Christmas Market & River Seine cruise 15 December, Magellan will cruise the River Seine to the city of Rouen, passing on the way Victor Hugo’s house, author of Les Miserables. The magnificent Gothic cathedral is one of many wonderful things to see including the Joan of Arc museum. Passengers can explore historic Rouen with the chance to do some unusual Christmas shopping. Calling in charming Honfleur with its cobbled streets and picturesque old harbour, passengers can an opt to explore Honfleur’s maritime history and Deauville, a fashionable resort with chic shopping and the location of Coco Chanel’s first boutique. Fares for the 3-night French Christmas Market & River Seine cruise are available from £269pp. 

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