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Luxury

Romantic Rhône and Seine

Arles to Paris
15 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EURSC15
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Trip Highlights

Decadent French Fare

Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon

Anzac Day Dawn Service

Attend the Dawn Service to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the victory at the Second Battle of Villers-Bretonneux

Chateau de Vascoeuil

Tour this beautiful castle, which houses 50 wonderful contemporary art sculptures, followed by a Cocktail Reception

Your Vacation Includes

  • Unique experiences in up to 14 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in 10 locations
  • Finest dining - a total of 41 meals
  • Complimentary beverages served on board*
  • Expert APT Tour and Cruise Directors
  • Room service and complimentary laundry for select suites

Map & Itinerary

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Arles to Paris

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Board your luxurious river ship and enjoy a Welcome Reception with your fellow travelers tonight.

Stay: Seven Nights: an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Tour the castle ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill. Alternatively, enjoy a hike in Camargue National Reserve to see wonderful birdlife, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.


Choose your sightseeing, then afterwards, tour Arles or explore at your leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Travel to the Pont du Gard, play some golf or take an onboard French lesson.


Visit the Palace of the Popes. On select summer departures, enjoy an evening theatre show, part of the Festival d'Avignon.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Later, tour Grignan Castle, then enjoy a Cocktail Reception while sampling the local produce.


Disembark in Viviers today and head out with the dogs in search of truffles then enjoy a delicious tasting.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Hike through Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardeche Steam Train, or enjoy an onboard chocolate making demonstration.


After your sightseeing, cruise to Vienne.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, dine at the acclaimed L’Abbaye de Collonges.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps visit a local farm before travelling to Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne. Or visit the village of Oingt and head to a winery for a tour and tasting.


Explore the Beaujolais region on your chosen activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Enjoy a tour of Lyon, embark on a culinary walk or take a guided bike ride.


Choose your sightseeing in Lyon.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Board a train to Paris. Enjoy a city tour, including a special lunch at the Eiffel Tower. Later, board your second river ship.

Stay: Seven Nights: an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tonight, visit the Moulin Rouge.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Choose from a culinary walking tour, discover charming Montmartre, or visit Versailles.


Enjoy a fabulous day in Paris.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel to Giverny and visit Claude Monet’s house and gardens. Back on board, enjoy a Gala Dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Perhaps join a full day World War I Normandy visit. Alternatively, visit the Pays d’Auge region, or enjoy an onboard calvados apple brandy and cheese tasting.


Select your sightseeing.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Later, visit Chateau de Vascoeuil for a tour and private Cocktail Reception.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Tour the pretty port town of Honfleur or enjoy a round of golf in Rouen.


Enjoy the day in Rouen.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Visit the site of the Battle of the Somme, join a walking tour of Rouen, or embark on a guided bike ride.


Select your sightseeing.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™- Sightseeing

Perhaps enjoy an active walk to the ruins of Chateau Gaillard. Or, visit Chateau de la Roche-Guyon, or enjoy an onboard impressionist water-colour painting class.


Choose your sightseeing.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Transfer to the airport for your flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Full side view of Aria River ship exterior, cruising.
All-Inclusive River Ships

Enjoy a luxurious and carefree discovery of Europe with 14 nights aboard an all-inclusive Aria river ship

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Amazing Onboard Dining

Highlighting the exquisite local produce, there's always something new to savour in amazing onboard dining venues

Double bed and 2 arm chairs in the stateroom
Cruise in Luxury

No matter which suite you choose, each offers a balance of luxury and intimacy. Plus, you'll always enjoy river views

Virtual Tour

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family