A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Seine is the best known of all the French rivers. Its heart is in Paris, where landmark sites enjoy a premier riverside setting. It poses for poets and artists in countryside settings before bidding Normandy and France adieu at the English Channel, giving life and longevity to cultural traditions centuries in the making.
The river flows past landscapes immortalized in Impressionist paintings
Regal riverside châteaux and gardens showcase royal life
Medieval villages and towns promise timeless discoveries