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Eurostar to Rouen services have opened a whole new world of tourism in France. Many tourist travels to Rouen yearly to enjoy their vacations here. London to Rouen by Eurostar is the best way to travel between these two cities.
Rouen City Guide:
Rouen is the capital of Seine-Maritime department, Upper Normandy region, France. The city of Rouen proper is occupied by more than one hundred and ten thousand people. The metropolitan area has more than 530,000 residents. It was widely believed that Joan of Arc was burnt at Rouen in 1431. Rouen was used as the painting subject of Claude Monet on various occasions. It has an opera theater called Théâtre des Arts. Opéra de Rouen Haute Normandie offers regular classical music and dance performances at the theatre.
Notre Dame Cathedral is a famous cathedral in Rouen. It was exhibited in one of the paintings by Claude Monet. At Gros Horlonge Street, you can observe a large astronomical clock called Gros Horloge. The astronomical clock, Gros Horlonge is an ancient clock dated back to 16th century. The Gothic Church of Saint Maclou is also a popular structure in Rouen. According to historical claims, Joan of Arc was tortured in the Gothic Church of Saint Maclou in 1431.
If you like Claude Monet paintings, you should visit Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen. Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen offers a wide range of paintings from Claude Monet and other painters. If you want to explore the history of Rouen, you can visit Musee des antiquities. Musee des antiquities offer exhibitions on the gothic works. To view ceramic artifacts, you can go to Musee de la ceramique. Rouen has a 19th century botanical garden called Jardin des pLantes de Rouen.
There are a few café that opens until midnight including L'Euro Café, and Carpe Diem Café. You can also go to the city center and stroll around Notre dame cathedral at night.
The destinations in Rouen are connected by a variety of transportation systems including train, bus, tram, and airport. Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite train station offers train transportation from Rouen to paris. The train also offers services to other nearby destinations including Caen, Normandy and etc. The TGV high speed trains offer direct connections to destinations such as Marseille. If you don't want to take train, you can ride the tram or bus. TCAR offers bus and tram transportations for the local residents. Rouen Airport offers flights services to domestic and international destinations in Europe.
Train to Rouen::
You can take Eurostar train to Rouen from St. Pancras station in London to Paris and then with a simple change you can easily reach Rouen. Travelling to Rouen by Eurostar is the best way to travel.