Opportunities abound on this delightful river cruise vacation to learn about France and the French.
|04/08/18||St Jean de Losne, France||Embark|
|11/08/18||Cote d'Azur, French Riviera||Hotel|
|12/08/18||Cote d'Azur, French Riviera|
- 2 night hotel accommodation in Paris
- 7 night cruise St Jean de Losne to Arles aboard Avalon Waterways
- 1 night hotel accommodation in Cote d’Azur
- All meals while cruising
- Sparkling wine with breakfast and regional wine & beer with lunches and dinners
- Professional Cruise Director
- Local guides for sightseeing
- Complimentary Wi-Fi access onboard
- Port charges and gratuities
(Flights are additional)
7 Night Cruise sailing from St Jean de Losne to Arles aboard Avalon Poetry II. 2 night stay pre-cruise in Paris and 1 night stay post-cruise in Cote d'Azur.
DAY 1 ARRIVE IN PARIS, FRANCE.
Welcome to Paris!
DAY 2 PARIS.
Guided sightseeing. (B)
DAY 3 PARIS-DIJON-BEAUNE-ST. JEAN DE LOSNE (EMBARKATION)-SEURRE.
TGV train from Paris to Dijon. Motorcoach transfer to Beaune, visit the Hotel-Dieu; onboard welcome reception. (B,D)
DAY 4 SEURRE-MACON.
Leisurely cruising; time at leisure in Macon; onboard cheese tasting. (B,L,D)
DAY 5 LYON.
Guided sightseeing in Lyon, picture stop on Fourviere Hill. (B,L,D)
DAY 6 LYON.
A free day to explore this fascinating city at leisure. (B,L,D)
DAY 7 TOURNON/TAIN L'HERMITAGE-VIVIERS.
Guided walk in Tournon; guided walk in Viviers, visit Old Town and the cathedral. (B,L,D)
DAY 8 AVIGNON.
Guided sightseeing, visit Palace of the Popes. (B,L,D)
DAY 9 ARLES.
Sail into the Camargue region (daylight permitting); guided sightseeing in Arles, visit the Roman Amphitheatre. (B,L,D)
DAY 10 ARLES (DISEMBARKATION)-COTE D'AZUR.
Travel by motorcoach to Cote d'Azur. (B)
DAY 11 COTE D'AZUR.
Your holiday ends this morning. (B)
Terms and Conditions
All care is taken to promote correct pricing at time of printing (01/07/17), is dependent upon availability and will be confirmed at time of reservation. Book a 2018 European river cruise departure and receive an Air Credit to use towards an airfare of your choice. Air-credit value is dependent on the duration of the cruise: Cruises 15+ days (any deck or cabin category) receive $1,500 per person air credit; or Cruises 11-14 days (any deck or cabin category) receive $1000 per person air credit, cruises 10 days or less receive $500 per person air credit. Cruise duration is based on the core cruise itinerary, excluding extensions and extra nights. ^Single supplement saving of $9,928 is based on cruise WAO (Cat P) departing 05/10/18. Single supplement offer has limited availability per departure and is only available for cabin categories E, D, B, A & P. Offers valid for new 2018 bookings made between 01/07/17 – 27/09/2017 or until sold out. To secure one of these offers a non-refundable, non-transferable $500 per person/per cruise deposit must be received within 7 days of booking (or by 27/09/17; whichever comes first). The Air Credit will be processed as a discount off the booking invoice at time of reservation. Should you cancel or change your cruise, this Air Credit becomes null and void and the full cost of any airfare purchased or any associated change fees will be your responsibility. All airline payment and cancellation terms are completely independent of Avalon Waterways. Avalon Waterways is not responsible for any booking element of the airfare which you have utilised the credit for, even if SafetyNet Protection has been purchased. Avalon Waterways cancellation penalties apply as per standard terms and conditions. SafetyNet Protection may be purchased, standard conditions apply. SafetyNet Protection cover relates only to the Avalon Waterways portion of the booking and does not cover any associated airfares booked in conjunction with this offer. The Air Credit is 100% non-refundable and non-transferable under all circumstances and is handled as a discount off the cruise portion. Offers may not be combined with each other, or any other special promotion or discount except the 5% Repeat Travellers (Journeys Club) discount (standard conditions apply). Air Credit offer valid for Singles (single supplement applies). Air Credit offer valid for Groups – special conditions apply. Offers can be withdrawn or amended at any time. Additional restrictions may apply. Full Avalon 2018 terms & conditions apply, please ensure you read these prior to booking - see the 2018 Avalon Waterways brochure or visit avalonwaterways.co.nz.CRS020717-Avalon