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Grand Seine River & Normandy Passage: Honfleur to Paris

Date: Sat, June 13, 2020 - Sun, June 21, 2020

Trip Status: Taking Waitlist

Price: from $3,495 – NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT

Activity Level: Moderate

Region: Europe

Arrangements: Alumni Holidays International

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Cruise the Seine River from Paris to Honfleur on this delightful seven-night passage to Normandy on the exclusively chartered MS Renoir, a first-class ship. In Paris, discover the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, the Latin Quarter and the Left Bank. An evening cruise shows the city at night. As you travel the Seine, explore Giverny, the home of Impressionist painter Monet, and the charming town of Honfleur. On this 75th anniversary of D-Day, visit the D-Day beaches and the Caen Memorial. Best of all, tailor your journey to your own interests by choosing from a selection of included excursions that range from a culinary trek through Paris to a castle tour to cycling and more! A series of informative lectures add historical and cultural context to your experience. All meals are included, and wine, beer and soft drinks are complimentary with lunch and dinner onboard. There is no supplement for single travelers.

Reservations and Information

To reserve, complete a registration form in the brochure and fax it to (919) 660-0148 or call (919) 684-2988 to reserve conveniently over the phone.

To learn more about our travel program or any of our upcoming trips, please contact us at travel@daa.duke.edu or 919-684-2988

Duke Leaders

Dr. Tom Robisheaux '74

Professor of History

As an historian of early modern Europe Dr. Robisheaux has particular interests in social and cultural history, German-speaking Central Europe, Renaissance culture, religious reform, popular religion and culture, and microhistory. Author of The Last Witch of Langenburg and Rural Society and the Search for Order in Early Modern Germany, Lost Worlds, and many articles, he teaches courses on European history; Reformation Europe; Magic, Religion and Science; social and economic history; and religion and society in early modern Europe. He is currently writing a book on the craft of microhistory. He is a member of the Society for Reformation Research and the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference. As executive secretary of the Fruehe Neuzeit Interdisziplinaer (Conference Group in Early Modern German Studies) he co-organizes the trienniel conference in early modern studies at Duke University.

Mode of Travel

River Cruise

Land

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