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Honfleur

Located along the Seine river, Honfleur is a fabulous riverside town that has a massive appeal among travelers. It’s no surprise why – with its many half-timbered homes, cobblestone roads, and artistic atmosphere, Honfleur is one medieval town you don’t want to miss! Among the sights and attractions in Honfleur, you can find museums, churches, beaches, monuments, and many historic landmarks. Plus, being located in the French countryside, you can discover as much authentic French cuisine as you can imagine.

Many cruise lines offer cruises that include Honfleur as a port of call in their itineraries. CroisiEurope and Ponant offer cruises from Honfleur. CroisiEurope provides a bunch of Western Europe itineraries onboard its sleek river ships MS Boticelli, MS Renoir, and MS Seine Princess. Their itineraries feature at least one (if not two) overnight stays in Honfleur, so you can make the most of your time in port. Ponant features a choice of Northern Europe or Western Mediterranean itineraries departing from Honfleur onboard its ships L’Austral and Le Bellot. These ships are slightly larger than CroisiEurope's river cruise ships, but continue to embody an intimate atmosphere. A great time to visit Honfleur is between June and September, which are its warmest months.

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Destinations for Cruises from Honfleur

The following cruise destinations can be visited on a cruise from Honfleur. Select a destination to view the upcoming cruises that are available:

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Cruise Lines with Cruises from Honfleur

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River Cruise Lines

Becoming more and more popular, a river cruise is an immerse and destination-focused vacation experience, on a small and luxurious vessel.

River cruises sail through the inland waterways of some of the world's most interesting vacation destinations (i.e. Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and North America), and provide their guests with a greater opportunity to spend time visiting more unique ports of call than a traditional cruise typically would.

Because the destination is the star of a river cruise, (typically guided) shore excursions are included at no additional charge by many River cruise lines. There are usually many interesting lectures given during the cruise, by experts on the history and culture of the region being visited.

Among the famous rivers that one may take a river cruise on are the Rhine, Mississippi, Seine, Danube, Mekong, Nile, Yangtze, Amazon and Douro.

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Specialty Cruise Lines

These cruise lines offer a truly unique vacation experience, with a wide range of possible amenities and itineraries. Some are expedition cruise lines, others have sailing yachts or are coastal ships.

On these types of cruise lines, there's usually a focus on a specific destination or theme. Itineraries are usually very destination intensive, aided by the fact that they're able to reach many ports of call that larger ships can't.

Expedition cruise lines are a great fit for adventure-seeking travelers, featuring exciting destinations like the Galapagos Islands, Antarctica, and the Norwegian coast. During the cruise, there will usually be plenty of interesting lectures given by experts on the destination being visited. Often, shore excursions are included in the cost of the cruise. In fact, some of these cruise lines have all-inclusive pricing. There's a definite focus on the ship's surrounding scenery, as well as opportunities to view wildlife in their natural habitat. Small, but comfortable, ships are commonplace here, with anywhere from basic to very luxurious public spaces, cuisine, and accommodations (depending on the cruise line and ship).

Sailing Yachts, sail-assisted motor ships, offer a really unique vacation experience. Accommodations and cuisine on these intimate vessels can be anywhere from good to fantastic, depending on the cruise line. Destinations offered by these cruise lines may include the Caribbean, Europe, Panama Canal, Tahiti, and Costa Rica.

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  • Ships: 46 (16 - 226 Guests)
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  • Authentic French Cuisine
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  • Specialty Cruise Line
  • Ships: 11 (67 - 264 Guests)
  • Luxurious Private Yachts!
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Things to do near Honfleur

These are just a few of the more popular tourist attractions in Honfleur, along with a brief description:

♦ Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church

History and culture buffs should definitely make time to stop by Saint Catherine’s Catholic Church when spending time in Honfleur! Not only is this church beautiful and historic, but it is also made out of wood, making it very unique. You’ll also find a wood carving of Saint Catherine with a sword and wheel. The oldest part of the church dates back to the 15th & 16th centuries and boasts naval-influenced construction and architecture, as it was built by shipbuilders.

♦ Naturospace

Nature enthusiasts will love visiting Honfleur’s Naturospace, a large greenhouse attraction that’s filled with beautiful butterflies! Wander through a lush tropical orchard where you can see birds, butterflies, and many kinds of interesting plants. You can even watch a butterfly hatch from a cocoon in real-time! This is a wonderful activity for families who are traveling with kids, or for anybody who’s looking to escape into some nature during their time in the city.

♦ Pont de Normandie

If you’re looking for some of the best views in Honfleur, you can find them atop Pont de Normandie, a suspension bridge that crosses over the Seine. Whether you choose to walk or drive over this marvelous engineering feat (note that there is a toll to drive over), you can take in some of the most breathtaking views around! The bridge itself spans 1.3 miles and broke the world record for suspension bridges when it was first built!

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