We are holding our Traditional River Tours on a very special date in 2023, when we will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Turkey.
A completely different journey awaits you on this trip with the Special Concert of Mr. Haluk LEVENT, the performance of Mr. DJ Suat ATEŞDAĞLI and the astrology talk of Mr. Dinçer GÜNER enjoying coffee.
We will explore Etretat, Honfleur, Mont St.Michel, Normandy, Les Andelys, Rouen and Paris on the trip I will organize with our esteemed consultants, Mr. Saffet Emre TONGUÇ and Mr. Serda BÜYÜKKOYUNCU, in the company of our professional guides.
Day 1 / 30 October 2023 / Monday ISTANBUL – PARIS
Meet at Istanbul Airport International Terminal. After the ticket, baggage and passport procedures, departure to Paris at 07:00 with Turkish Airlines flight TK 1821 and arrival at 09:40 local time. Tuilleries Gardens, Concorde Square, world famous shopping street Champs-Elysées, Triumphal Arch, Eiffel Tower, Military Museum, Parliament Building, Napoleon’s Tomb, Louvre Palace and Museum, National Assembly Building, Madlen Church, Grand Palais. We will visit the Petit Palais, Comedie Francais, Chaillot Palace, Vendome and Trocadero Squares with our professional guides. Transfer to our hotel in the evening. Free time to settle into our rooms and have dinner. Overnight at our hotel.
Day 2 / 31 October 2023 / Tuesday Honfleur, Mont St.Michel & Normandy
A very special day awaits us after the Breakfast we will have on board. Departing from Honfleur, we will first visit Mont Saint Michel, the cultural heritage of France and the symbol of Normandy. You will be impressed by this huge monastery, surrounded by dangerous swamps, with Europe’s strongest tides, and accessible only by a narrow walking path. After our lunch, we will see the Omaha Beach Region, where the Normandy Landing took place, and listen to the historical events that marked the beginning of the end of World War II. After returning to our ship, we take our Dinner and start the 100th anniversary celebrations of our Republic with a very special performance by Mr. DJ Suat ATEŞDAĞLI. Overnight on our ship.
Day 3 / 1 November 2023 / Wednesday Les Andelys and Rouen
In the morning, our ship docks in Rouen, France. After breakfast, we first go to the town of Les Andelys. We will experience the castle and nature views dating back to the 12th century in Les Andelys, which you will like very much with its enchanting landscapes, and we will return to our ship for our lunch. After our lunch, our tour of Rouen begins. The city of Rouen will attract your attention with its botanical gardens, fascinating hills, wooden houses and cobbled streets. We will visit its famous cathedral, one of the oldest clocks in France and one of the oldest buildings in the world. You will also enjoy your free time for shopping here. We return to our ship in the evening. Haluk LEVENT will be with us at a night where we will have very special moments after the Dinner and we will celebrate the 100th anniversary of our Republic together to the fullest.
Overnight on our ship.
Day 4 / 1 November 2023 / Thursday PARIS
Our ship arrives in Paris at noon and we have a pleasant coffee chat with Mr. Dinçer GÜNER before a wonderful city tour. After the lunch on the ship, we will have the Opera Square, Tuilleries Gardens, Concorde Square, the world-famous shopping street Champs-Elysées, the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower, the Military Museum, the Parliament Building, Napoleon’s Tomb, the Louvre Palace and Museum, the Nation. We will visit the Parliament Building, Madlen Church, Grand Palais, Petit Palais, Comedie Francais, Chaillot Palace, Vendome and Trocadero Squares with our professional guides. In the evening, we return to our ship and have our Dinner. At night, we can take a walking tour of Paris with our guests. Overnight on our ship.
Day 5 / 2 November 2023 / Friday PARIS – ISTANBUL
We take our breakfast on our ship in the morning and say goodbye to our ship. On our last day, we visit Montmarte and Sacre Couer, followed by free time in Paris. Meeting at noon and then we depart for Charles de Gaulle Airport. Arrival at the airport, passport and baggage procedures and Turkish Airlines flight TK 1828 to Istanbul at 19:55 and arrive at 00:05 local time.