Riviera River Cruises will offer two new itineraries on the Seine and Danube Rivers in 2020. The Seine, Paris & Normandy River Cruise will take guests from Paris to a D-Day beach, a cemetery honoring American soldiers and Monet’s garden, while The Vienna, Bohemia & the Treasures of the Danube River Cruise will take them from Vienna to the Roman city of Regensburg and the medieval Cesky Krumlov castle.
Highlights of the new itineraries:
The Seine, Paris & Normandy River Cruise
From the focal point of Paris, cruise down France’s Seine Valley into Normandy, then return. Visit Les Andelys and the ruins of Richard the Lionheart’s Chateau Gaillard, the harbor of Honfleur, and Monet’s home and garden in Giverny, and tour the medieval city of Rouen, Bayeux with its tapestry depicting the Norman invasion of England, the D-Day landing site at Omaha Beach, the Normandy American Cemetery and Paris landmarks like the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Sacre-Coeur and more. Departures of this eight-day cruise are available April to October, starting at $2,299 per person based on double occupancy.
The Vienna, Bohemia & the Treasures of the Danube River Cruise
Cruise from Vienna to Regensburg, Germany, and back, with an excursion into the Czech Republic and Bohemia. Visit Krems and the hilltop Gottweig Abbey, Passau and site of the former Cistercian monastery at Aldersbach, and Linz, and tour the former Habsburg palaces of Hofburg and Schonbrunn in Vienna, the streets and squares of Regensburg, and the Cesky Krumlov castle looking out on the Vltava River. Departures of this eight-day cruise are available April to September, starting at $2,419 per person based on double occupancy.
In other Riviera River Cruises news, the company is increasing the amount of cruises it offers exclusively for solo travelers in fall 2019 to eight, with two additional departures on the Danube and Douro rivers. Guests will be able to travel without paying a single supplement.
For more information about Riviera River Cruises, its ships and itineraries, visit https://www.rivierarivercruises.com.