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travel42 Port Guide: Le Havre

Le Havre travel42 Port of Call Guide

Though Le Havre is usually thought of as a place to get on or off a ship, there is a bit more to this major seaport.

It is situated at the mouth of the Seine River, on the English Channel in the upper Normandy region of the country. The town's name means the port in French, and its important distinction is that it has always served as the harbor for the city of Paris, with goods being transferred between oceangoing ships and barges on the Seine. It's a good base station for exploring m...

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