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Paris to France Cruise Reviews

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73 Paris to France Cruise Reviews


TheUngamer1 avatar

TheUngamer1

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking Hild - Paris to Switzerland - Oct 2019

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10 Day Cruise: 2 nights at Paris Hotel before, 2 nights at Zurich hotel after. Exemplary staff were genuinely friendly and attentive and it set an overall friendly tone with all the cruisers. They truly went ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Fast Alongside

43 Reviews Written

131 Helpful Votes

Paris to normandy on the Seine River

This cruise departed from Paris after three days there and visited several towns on the Seine River, including Pontoise, Vernon, Rouen and Honfleur. There were included tours to Monet's garden and the Normandy ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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tommcg

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Paris to Normandy a Must See

Wanted to see Paris and Normandy, had cruised with Grand Circle in '16 and loved that trip. Wanted to dress casual and relax. This was a another great trip, spent extra time in Paris before embarking, worth doing, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Vagabondvoyager

15 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise!

Let me begin by saying I chose this cruise for two reasons. One, it had a great itinerary to Normandy. Second, Vantage offers single fares without paying double the cruise price. I took advantage of a 3 day ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Buckeyemom82

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise, But Maybe a LIttle Too Young

Definitely a top-notch cruise ship and cruise line. The pros included friendliness of all staff, ports and scenery (the light presentation at Rouen cathedral at night is a must-see!). Aquavit Terrace for dining in ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Mikemmw

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise and a good time

The trip was great. The crew was great. Could not say enough about the food. Very well prepared and service was great. The tour that came with the cruise where set up well, and took you to interesting places. The ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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mickeyj49

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First river cruise, excellent experience!

This cruise was recommended by friends with whom my wife and I we were traveling in France. After spending 4 days in Paris we cruised to Normandy and back over the course of a week. Embarkation and disembarkation ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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kathy.scarce58@gmail.com

1 Review Written

Dinner in a Palace.

We chose this cruise specifically because it was advertised at Jukebox Saturday Night with Ken Sparks. The disappointing part of the trip was that we did not get to spend time with him as he was not well and stayed ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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gongerbeer

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Your clothes need room at the waist

This was the year of the great French roast, Paris at 35ºC and similar to that all the cruise long. The payback was clear blue skies, no rain and great photos.The ship was 100% full, hence the service levels in the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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gfsc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Brilliant staff

Cruise was faultless with staff being exceptional. We had a fantastic Cruise Director who ensured the trip went without any hassles. He was very friendly and went out of his way to meet people's needs. The ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Dachimneyman

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

We saw a lot of river cruse ships on the river...Scenic looks the best.

The name of this cruise is "Spectacular South of France". This cruise spends most evenings in ports large and small. The first night is is in Paris, which is not on the river cruised; Saone and Rhone rivers. We ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Storyteller5

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

A fabulous French itinerary

We chose it through a recommendation of a friend who had done several Scenic cruises. the itinerary was of particular interest, with the WWI and WW2 sites, plus many opportunities to visit sites important for the ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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icabod

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Uniworld to Normandy

Uniworld came highly recommended by our travel agent. It did not disappoint! We sailed from Paris to Normandy. The tour guides were excellent. The ship's staff were superb and well beyond expectations. The food was ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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taylordee

1 Review Written

Balmy days on our Winter Seine Cruise

It was our 44th Wedding Anniversary on the 18th December so my husband and I thought that the River Seine itinerary would be perfect for such a romantic occasion. As we had travelled with Viking on previous ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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brennans

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Another great one by Viking!

This was our third cruise with Viking, and once again we had a great time. We were met by a Viking representative and literally whisked through the Paris airport, We were met at the ship with smiles from the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Lyle Tracy

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Retiring the Neptune just in time

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our trip along the Seine up to Normandy--at least until the Norovirus started hitting the passengers. I estimate that 10-25% of the passengers got sick at some point and their was ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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jfbreyer

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A Royal Viking River Cruisee Debacle

This was our second Viking River Cruise and we were excited at the beginning because our first cruise had been such a delight. We took the Portraits of Southern France cruise in late September/early October 2015. ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Cindy Deik

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Dream Fulfilled

This trip was for me a check on a long held item on my bucket list. I have been to France, Paris and the area just north of the Pirineos, before. But, as a former history teacher, there was a great desire to sail ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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KDeBacker

1 Review Written

Superb trip

We had an amazing staff on the Neptune. They made our trip exceptional. We enjoyed all of the stops along the Seine - the Monet Gardens were in 'spring bloom'; saw the Bayeux tapestry and the Pegasus bridge on our ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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MoodyALR51

1 Review Written

Best cruise we ever took

We sailed on the Viking Spirit for a seven day cruise on the Seine. Before we sailed, we spent four days in Paris. The Viking Cruise team arranged for our hotel and some walking tours. I cannot say enough good ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Ken L

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Cruise on the Seine

We thoroughly enjoyed our cruise on the Seine. Although the Neptune is an older ship which has to show its age and without the "flash" of newer vessels -- we had traveled on a sister ship four years ago so we new ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Boattripper

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Excellent trip

This was our first river trip and we picked the Seine trip so we could travel along the river and spend a little time in Paris. We made a small mistake with our flights. Boarding doesn't take place until around 4pm ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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judi666

3 Reviews Written

64 Helpful Votes

Very nice staterooms and bathroom.

The Avalon Poetry 2 is a very pretty smaller ship. The staterooms are very nice and the bathroom is the nicest of any cruise vessel I have been on. Everything is immaculately clean. The angling of the bed to look ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Suzanne Dowler

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing cruise ....Second half of France's Finest

Six of us booked the 14 days titled France's Finest. We got only as far as Lyon on day two of the second half of that trip on the Viking Hermod. As told by other people, the ship was rendered not able to continue ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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LaQuinta

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very disappointing

I booked this trip as a RIVERBOAT CRUISE. The boat was only able to cruise for 1 1/2 days due crew error (crew on the boat informed us the boat was damaged the first night by backing into an object). Starting the ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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