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Active & Discovery on the Rhône (Southbound)

Active & Discovery on the Rhône (Southbound) (Avalon Waterways)
 

Summary:

Your Active & Discovery cruise on the Rhône River begins in Lyon, the culinary capital of France! With Avalon Choice included excursions, you’ll find a variety of ways to explore each port you visit. Choose from Active, Classic, and Discovery included exc...

Duration
8 Days
Cities
4
Next Departure
03-May-2022
Starting at
USD 3,799.00
USD 3,549.00
Price per day
USD 444.00

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Operator
Avalon Waterways
Ship
Poetry II
Tour
Active & Discovery on the Rhône (Southbound)

Summary

Your Active & Discovery cruise on the Rhône River begins in Lyon, the culinary capital of France! With Avalon Choice included excursions, you’ll find a variety of ways to explore each port you visit. Choose from Active, Classic, and Discovery included excursions that interest you—from casual and leisurely to cultural and active. Admire the lovely views of the French countryside, join a culinary walk to discover architecture and local spe-cialties, or take a cooking class in Lyon. Embark on a kayak excursion or simply linger in a sidewalk café; stroll Avignon’s papal palace or attend a wine tasting in an underground cave. With so many included choices, you’ll find the perfect way to spend your day—from a ghost tour in Viviers to a guided bike ride through the Gard region, to a chocolate factory tour. #/BR##/BR#In addition to classic sightseeing and relaxed free time, you can visit an oyster farm, bike through Camargue Regional Nature Park to spot flamingos, or take a painting workshop in Arles—in the style of Van Gogh. You’ll have the classic sightseeing and relaxing activities in each destination, along with your choice of included arts, culture, and cuisine excursions. Our Active & Discovery Rhône River cruise with Avalon Choice includes activities and excursions to experience the Rhône River at your pace in every place along the way. It’s a vacation in France made just for you. #/BR#

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Lyon, France (Embarkation)
Day 2.
Lyon
Day 3.
Tain L’Hermitage/Tournon
Day 4.
Viviers–Lock Bollène
Day 5.
Avignon
Day 6.
Arles
Day 7.
Port-Saint-Louis
Day 8.
Port-Saint-Louis (Disembarkation)

Ports of call (4): Arles, Avignon, Lyon, Marseille

 


Ship Information

Ship Name
Poetry II
Ship Type
River Cruiser
 

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Cruise Lyon Marseille


This 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 can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Active & Discovery on the Rhône with 2 Nights in Paris (Southbound) (10 Days)

Treat yourself to a vacation in France before your Active & Discovery cruise on the Rhône River with two nights in the “City of Light”—Paris. Spend your first day in the romantic city with an unhurried stroll along the Champs-Élysées, or linger over wine ...

Next Departure: 01-May-2022
Starting at: USD 4,698.00

Active & Discovery on the Seine with 1 Night in Saint-Malo & 1 Night in Mont St. Michel (Southbound) (11 Days)

Start your vacation with a night in Paris—“The City of Light,” and enjoy an evening in what is called the most romantic city in the world. On your way transfer to Saint-Malo, stop for a visit to the 12th-century Notre-Dame de Chartres. After enjoying a wa...

Next Departure: 30-Apr-2022
Starting at: USD 4,798.00

Active & Discovery on the Rhône with 2 Nights in Paris (Northbound) (10 Days)

Your Active & Discovery Rhône River cruise is full of Avalon Choice® inclusions for each port you visit. Choose from Active, Classic, and Discovery included excursions that speak to you—from casual and leisurely to cultural and active. In addition to clas...

Next Departure: 26-Apr-2022
Starting at: USD 4,898.00

Active & Discovery on the Seine (Northbound) (9 Days)

Begin your panoramic French river cruise on the Seine with a visit to Paris—"The City of Light.” Discover the true heart of Paris on a guided walk through the sites of Paris’ rich history, or explore the city by bike or enjoy a walking food tour. Cruise t...

Next Departure: 26-Apr-2022
Starting at: USD 4,069.00

Active & Discovery on the Moselle with 2 Nights in Paris (10 Days)

Begin your Active & Discovery river cruise vacation with two nights in romantic Paris. See the legendary landmarks of the “City of Light,” taking a city tour or enjoying a bike ride. Before embarking your Avalon Suite Ship® in Remich, join a guided tour t...

Next Departure: 06-May-2022
Starting at: USD 4,148.00

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