The Marne River Loop: Full Day Cruise with Lunch Included
Water Tour Paris
Enjoy a full day cruise along the River Seine and the River Marne. You will experience the most picturesque of the waterways of Ile de France, the "land of Guinguettes", a real paradise on Earth celebrated on some of the finest impressionist paintings
Duration: 6 hours - Lunch on board (with drinks included)
Enjoy live commentary with your English speaking guide
Embarking at the foot of Orsay Museum, you'll slip onto the Seine, before the Tuileries garden and the Louvre. Here you are, the Arts Gateway, Cité Island and Notre-Dame, the magnificent Saint Louis Island's mansions. Le Jardin des Plantes, the bridge Charles de Gaulle, the Omnisports of Paris Bercy and the National Library of France parade before your eyes...
At the Seine and the Marne's confluence, right after Chinagora, you are going to cross your first lock, the Saint Maurice one and you will find yourself in the middle of the countryside. You pass along the Moulin Brûlé Island, under the bridge of Maisons Alfort : the Marne's edges are as Maurice Chevalier used to sing them half century ago. Small islands are home to guinguettes, fishermen tease fish...
The boat crosses the Créteil's lock before arriving on the « Loop of La Marne ». Beautiful residences are huddled behind the trees. Mallards and swans lives around the islands. The boat navigate along Bonneuil and its harbor, The Moulin Bateau's Island, Chennevières where the painter Pissaro used to work
Experience a country escape along the River Seine and the Marne River Loop, colorful sailing ships, families of mallards...
A festive cruise for a lunch time!
You embark at the foot of Orsay museum, at 10:15 am, and return at 4:15 pm.
Your lunch will be served on board, and includes: starter, seasonal main course, dessert and drinks: aperitif, 2 glasses of wine, mineral water, coffee or tea
You will appreciate our live commentaries along the way.