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Burgundy & Provence (Northbound)

Summary:

Take a wondrous journey through beautiful views of France along the Rhône and Saône Rivers with guided sightseeing in the well-known French treasures and some hidden gems too! Embark your ship in Arles—famous for inspiring the paintings of Van Gogh and it...

Duration
8 Days
Cities
5
Next Departure
09-Jul-2024
Starting at
USD 3,699.00
Price per day
USD 462.00

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  • Avalon
Operator
Avalon Waterways
Ship
Poetry II
Tour
Burgundy & Provence (Northbound)

Summary

Take a wondrous journey through beautiful views of France along the Rhône and Saône Rivers with guided sightseeing in the well-known French treasures and some hidden gems too! Embark your ship in Arles—famous for inspiring the paintings of Van Gogh and its 1st-century Roman Amphitheater, which hosts plays and concerts to this day. On a guided tour of historical Avignon, see the 14th-century Palace of the Popes—the largest gothic fortress in the world. The city of Tournon is beautifully nestled among vineyards and you’ll go on a guided walk of this medieval treasure with plenty of Roman ruins and a fascinating 16th-century castle. Lyon, France’s gastronomic capital sits at the junction of the Rhône and Saône Rivers and is a showcase of medieval and Renaissance architecture. Visit the popular Place des Terreaux and stand in front of the famous fountain you’ve seen on postcards.

Map: Burgundy & Provence (Northbound) (Avalon)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1.
Arles (Embarkation)
Day 2.
Arles
Day 3.
Avignon
Day 4.
Viviers
Day 5.
Tain L'hermitage
Day 6.
Lyon
Day 7.
Tournus–Chalon-Sur-Saône
Day 8.
Chalon-Sur-Saône (Disembarkation)

Ports of call (5): Arles, Avignon, Chalon-Sur-Saone, Lyon, Marseille

Ship Information

Ship Name
Poetry II
Ship Type
River Cruise Ship

Travel Package

 

Coming from

 

Going to

Cruise...

Arles

Arrow Going To

Lyon

River CruisesThis is an Organised River Cruise: you will eat and sleep on-board of the ship. The cruise operator set the itinerary, the destinations, duration and departure dates as well as the price per cabin type/deck. Excursions and activities can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

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Burgundy & Provence with 2 Nights in Nice  & 2 Nights in Paris (Northbound)

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