River Cruise in France
CRUISE THE RHÔNE & SAÔNE RIVERS IN FRANCE
APRIL 3-15, 2018
APRIL 3 – Overnight Flight NY – Nice
APRIL 4 – Pick up at airport, transfer to hotel. 3 Nights in Mercure Nice Promenade w/breakfast daily. Half-Day walking tour Old Nice. Dinner included.
APRIL 6 – Free Day in Nice w/OPTIONAL day in Monaco.
APRIL 7 – Transfer Nice to Arles (approx. 2 1/2 hours) Board Ship in Arles, France
APRIL 10 – Cruising/Viviers – Morning cruise up the Rhône then a Guided walk of the charming medieval town.
APRIL 11 – Tournon/Tain l’Hermitage/Vienne – Guided walk of the town of Tournon/Tain l’Hermitage a city split by the river and boardered by vineyards. In Vienne, one of the oldest towns in the region, head up the steep hill to see the Roman theatre and temple originally built around 20BC.
APRIL 12 – Lyon – At the confluence of the Rhône and Saône, enjoy a city tour from Fourvière Hill to the maze of medieval streets and alleyways below. The gastronomy capital of France, the city is filled with cafés and restaurants.
APRIL 13 – Cruising/St. Jean de Losne – Spend your last day enjoying a leisurely cruise up the Saône river, or perhaps take an optional excursion to a wine cellar.
APRIL 14 – St. Jean de Losne – Pick up at ship and tour of Beaujolais region on way to Lyon. Includes vineyard tour, tasting and lunch and tour of Oignt. Transfer to hotel – Cour de Loges 1 night, includes dinner in Bistro and breakfast.
APRIL 15 – Morning pick up from hotel, tour of Les Halles des Paul Bocuse Market, drop off at airport for flight home
LOWEST CATEGORY CABIN
“SUITE” CATEGORY CABIN
*PRICE AIRFARE, 4 NIGHT’S LUXURY HOTEL (3 in NICE, 1 in LYON), ALL TRANSPORTATION/TRANSFERS/TOURS IN FRANCE, BREAKFAST DAILY, 2 LUNCHES & 2 DINNERS DURING LAND PORTION, ALL MEALS ON CRUISE, ALL EXCURSIONS DURING CRUISE & TAXES.