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International Holstein Auction

7-Night Paris & Normandy Cruise
Round-trip Paris, France
September 07 - 14, 2023

This conference has already sailed, but that doesn't mean you have to miss the boat! Click here to see our complete schedule of upcoming programs.

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COURSE CREDITS & HOURS

COURSE FEES

PRICE DISCOUNT

$250.00 Per-Person discount off the listed stateroom pricing!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

PLEASE NOTE: To attend the conference, participants must book their cruise through Continuing Education, Inc.. This ensures our company can provide full conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Note also, that participants' family and friends are welcome to book within our group to take advantage of our typically excellent cruise rates. Thank you for your cooperation.
BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.

ITINERARY

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Thu Sep 07 Paris, France
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Fri Sep 08 Les Andelys, France
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Sat Sep 09 Le Havre, France
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Sun Sep 10 Le Havre & Caudebec-en-Caux
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Mon Sep 11 Rouen, France
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Tue Sep 12 Vernon, France
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Wed Sep 13 Paris, France
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Thu Sep 14 Paris, France
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*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.

PORTS OF CALL

Paris, France - Board the ship in Paris for your Paris and Normandy Cruise. (D)

Les Andelys, France - Chateau Gâillard
OR Les Andelys bike tour
OR Chateau Gâillard hike

Uncover the history of Château Gaillard, the former stronghold of Richard the Lionheart, situated on the chalk cliffs high above the Seine, on a morning tour. Or, if you prefer a more active adventure, you can hike there from the banks of the Seine, admiring the scenic views along the way. For those who wish to explore the area on two wheels, join a guided bike tour through the charming town of Les Andelys. After your adventures, set sail along the meandering Seine for a scenic cruise. (B,L,D)

Le Havre, France - Honfleur excursion
OR Full-day Honfleur & Pays d'Auge
Le Havre city tour
OR Bike tour

There are several different choices of excursions, both during the morning and afternoon, depending on your interests. You can choose between an excursion to the seaside town of Honfleur, renowned for its picturesque harbor, and for being an inspirational site for Impressionist painters; or enjoy a full-day excursion that includes Honfleur and the delicious Pays d'Auge region of Normandy, where apple cider, Calvados and pommeau outrank French wine. Enjoy a country drive through Beamont-en-Auge and Pont l'Eveque, and afterwards, be treated to a cheese and Calvados tasting. During the afternoon, you can join a city tour of the UNESCO-designated Le Havre. Alternatively, you have the choice of a bike tour through Le Havre. (B,L,D)

Le Havre & Caudebec-en-Caux - Normandy US Landing Beaches
OR Normandy British and Canadian Landing Beaches
Route des Abbayes
OR Seine Museum

Experience the Normandy region with one of three tours. For those wishing to go to the American sector of the historic Normandy Beaches, you will visit the cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, Omaha Beach, the artillery battery at Longues-sur-Mer and the village of Arromanches, where the remains of the floating harbor used during the WWII landings can be seen. If you prefer, you can tour the Gold and Juno beaches in the British and Canadian sectors, where you will visit Ranville Cemetery, Pegasus Bridge, the Canadian cemetery at Beny-sur-Mer, the WWII museum in Courseulle and, finally, Arromanches. If you wish to experience a different kind of inspiration in Caudebec-en-Caux in the afternoon, the Romanesque Normandy Abbey Route will take you to one of the magnificent historic abbeys of the region. Or you can journey back in time with the interactive exhibits and vessels at the Seine Museum. (B,L,D)

Rouen, France - Medieval Rouen walking tour
OR Rouen bike tour
Lyons-la-Forêt excursion
OR Tastes of Normandy

Spend the morning enjoying medieval Rouen with a choice of several excursions. Join a walking tour and see the square where Joan of Arc was martyred, as well as the Medieval Quarter and Great Clock. You also have the choice to explore Lyons-la-Forêt, built on the site of a former fortress and featuring remarkable centuries-old architecture; go on the “Tastes of Normandy” tour, where you'll be treated to the delicious flavors of the region, including chocolate, Norman cheese and cider; or get active by going on a guided bike tour. (B,L,D)

Vernon, France - Monet's home and gardens in Giverny*
OR Château de Bizy Tour*
OR Giverny bike tour*

Enjoy scenic cruising around Vernon before disembarking the ship for your excursion. You will have a choice of three excursions, depending on your interests. Visit Claude Monet's home and gardens in Giverny. Art lovers will immediately recognize images immortalized in Monet's most beloved paintings—such as water lilies, Japanese bridges and graceful willow trees. Wander around his famous gardens and home where he lived for more than four decades. Or visit the regal 18th-century Château de Bizy, inspired by the opulence of Versailles. Enjoy an escorted tour of the palace and gardens. If you prefer a more active adventure, go on a guided bike tour, taking in the beautiful French countryside. (B,L,D)

*PLEASE NOTE: Monet's Gardens may be closed; therefore, an alternative tour will operate instead.

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PLEASE NOTE: To attend the conference, participants must book their cruise through Continuing Education, Inc.. This ensures our company can provide full conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Note also, that participants' family and friends are welcome to book within our group to take advantage of our typically excellent cruise rates. Thank you for your cooperation.

Register your interest and receive a full quote at 800-422-0711 (US/Can) or direct/int'l tel: +1-727-526-1571 or by registering online.
Prices are Per-Person, Double Occupancy. Prices are Subject to Change.
Deposit: $400

Rates include:
  • - All standard Shore Excursions (upgraded options available) with sophisticated audio headset system
  • - All onboard meals including regional red & white wines, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • - Music program every day in the bar, either by a pianist or the onboard musicians
  • - Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • - Complimentary Wi-Fi and 24-hour coffee station. Bottled water in every stateroom.
  • - All port charges and local taxes
STATEROOM DETAILS
PRICING PER PERSON

Prices below are for the full cruise including meals and evening entertainment

Balcony

French Balcony Stateroom, A French Balcony Stateroom (A)
Luxurious stateroom with a French Balcony. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 170 sqft. 
Call: 800-422-0711
and we'll find the best value for you.
French Balcony Stateroom, B French Balcony Stateroom (B)
Luxurious stateroom with a French Balcony. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 170 sqft. 
Call: 800-422-0711
and we'll find the best value for you.
French Balcony Stateroom, C French Balcony Stateroom (C)
Luxurious stateroom with a French Balcony. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 170 sqft. 
Call: 800-422-0711
and we'll find the best value for you.
French Balcony Stateroom, A+ Balcony French Balcony Stateroom (A+)
Luxurious stateroom with a French Balcony. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 255 sqft.
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Single French Balcony Stateroom, SINGLE Balcony Single French Balcony Stateroom (SINGLE)
Stateroom for solo travelers featuring a French Balcony. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows, and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 140 sqft.
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800-422-0711
for Pricing

Outside

Exterior Stateroom, D Exterior Stateroom (D)
Luxurious stateroom with fixed windows offering views of the river and destinations. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows, and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 170 sqft. Room sits partially below water level. 
Call: 800-422-0711
and we'll find the best value for you.
Exterior Stateroom, E Exterior Stateroom (E)
Luxurious stateroom with fixed windows offering views of the river and destinations. Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows, and duvet. Room includes in-room temperature control, spacious bathroom with multi-jet showerheads, large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone. Also has a flat-screen TV, entertainment system with complementary TV, movies, and music, complimentary bottled water, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. 170 sqft. Room sits partially below water level. 
Call: 800-422-0711
and we'll find the best value for you.

Because this program is sailing soon, full payment of the fare is due at time of booking.

3rd/4th in Stateroom - Please call to secure the best possible pricing

Cruise pricing is presented per person, based double occupancy of the stateroom, per standard industry practice. Pricing presented above is listed accordingly to allow easy comparison for the stateroom categories displayed. Our agents always provide 'total cost' pricing disclosing all particulars before you make any commitment.

COMPETITIVE PRICING PROMISE: We will match any price currently offered by the cruise line; this promise includes their short-term, promotional rates. As a value-added organizer of meetings at sea, however, we do not seek to compete with 'cruise discounters,' 'travel clubs,' or 'distressed inventory' sales operations.
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE: Because this sailing is departing soon, no fares are displayed above; Call us to request a quote of current, market rate fares. Those fares, the same as offered directly by the cruise line, are subject to change at any time until held with a deposit or full payment of the fare. Market rates are capacity and revenue controlled, do fluctuate, and can be withdrawn without notice.
CANCELLATION PENALTY POLICY WILL APPLY: We recommend Travel Insurance to protect your investment from unexpected, late cancellations.
Cruise Cancellation Policy:Late Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please congirm the policy applicable to this cruise with one of our agents.
Course Fee Cancellation Policy: 30+ days before sailing date - 75% Refund ; 7-29 days before sailing date - 50% Refund; Less than 7 days before sailing date - No Refund
FUEL SUPPLEMENT: During periods of unusual oil price volatility, cruiselines may implement a fuel surcharge at any time prior to sailing.

Chubb Travel Protection Overview

Please note, this insurance protection is available to the residents of the United States only,
that coverage limits are per person and that limits can vary by State.

Standard Plan Benefits Travel Basics Travel Essentials Travel Choice
Trip Cancellation 100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
Trip Interruption 100% of Trip Costs
($100,000 maximum)
150% of Trip Costs
($150,000 maximum)
150% of Trip Costs
($150,000 maximum)
Trip Interruption - Return Air Only $500 $750 $1,000
Trip Delay $500 ($100 per day) $750 ($150 per day) $1,000 ($200 per day)
Missed Connection NA $250 $500
Baggage & Personal Effects $750 ($50 deductible) $1,000 $2,500
Baggage Delay $200 $300 $500
Accident & Sickness Medical Expense* $15,000 ($50 deductible) $25,000 $50,000
Emergency Evacuation & Repatriation of Remains $150,000 $500,000 $1,000,000
Accidental Death & Dismemberment NA $10,000 $50,000
Assistance Services Included Included Included
Additional Benefits (if purchased within 15 days of Initial Trip Payment; Day 1 is the date the Intial Trip Payment is made)
Pre-Existing Medical Condition Exclusion Waiver Included Included Included
Trip Cancellation/ Interruption due to Financial Default Included Included Included
Accident Sickness Medical Expense Excess Coverage Primary Coverage Primary Coverage
Baggage & Personal Effects Excess Coverage Excess Coverage Primary Coverage
Flight Accident $25,000 $50,000 NA
Missed Connection NA Additional $250 Included in base plan
Optional Benefits (if selected byt the Applicant and required premium is paid)
Medical Coverage Upgrade Included in base plan Included in base plan Additional $50,000
including Emergency Evacuation* Additional $150,000 Additional $500,000 Included in base plan
Car Rental Collision Coverage $35,000 ($250 Deductible) $35,000 ($250 Deductible) $35,000 ($250 Deductible)
Flight Accident Amount selected up to $500,000 Amount selected up to $500,000 NA
*Coverage, pricing and availability may vary by state
*Additional Benefits change not available for CA, CO, KS, MN, MO, MT, NH, NY, PA, TX or WA residents at this time.


Before and After your cruise

2-Night Pre-cruise package: Paris

Enjoy 2 nights in Paris

Pricing: $900 Double / $1,340 Single


Tue Sep 5 Check into your Paris Hotel for the beginning of your Paris & Normandy land program.
Wed Sep 6 "Hidden Paris" Tour
Enjoy a morning tour of Paris, taking in all its iconic sites. Visit the Atelier des Lumieres where you'll be treated to an immersive digital experience with art, sound and history displayed throughout the various rooms and walls of the formerly 18th-century steel factory building. (B)
Thu Sep 7 Montmartre tour & Embarkation
After checking out of your hotel, visit Montmartre, long known as the city's premier artist's enclave. During the mid to late 1800s, artists also began calling Montmartre home. Pissarro and Jongkind were two of the first to live there, followed by other notable artists. For easy access to Montmartre, hop aboard the funicular railroad that ascends the hill. Montmartre's most recognizable landmark is the Basilica du Sacré-Coeur, constructed from 1876 to 1912. The white dome of this Roman Catholic basilica sits at the highest point in the city. You'll then board the ship in Paris for your Paris & Normandy cruise. (B,D)

Questions?
Call us at 800.422.0711 (US & Canada)
Or +1-727-526-1571
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.

Contact Our Travel Agents to Book Now.

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