At the Pont du Gard aqueduct, a cocktail reception has been arranged, complete with live music by local musicians.
Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon.
Take a tour of the walled city of Avignon and visit the iconic Palace of the Popes. Later travel to Pont du Gard.
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Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories
Be met on arrival and transfer to your ship.
Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River ShipDaily :
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.
Following your chosen experience in Arles, join a guided tour. You also have the option to explore at leisure.Daily :
This evening, travel to the Pont du Gard. Enjoy a guided tour and a tasting of local produce and wine, followed by a cocktail reception. Take in views of the ancient Roman aqueduct as you are entertained by local musicians.
Pay a visit to the Palace of the Popes, which served as a fortress, church and residence to the Popes that once governed the Christian world. Alternatively, play a round of golf on a course with stunning views.
Get to know Avignon on your chosen activity today.Daily :
Choose from a visit to a truffle farm. Alternatively, visit Garde-Adhémar and a family-owned nougat factory, or enjoy a French lesson on board your ship.
Personalise your time here thanks to a choice of activities.Daily :
Tonight, dine at the exquisite L’Abbaye de Collonges.
Hike up to Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardèche Steam Train, or enjoy an onboard chocolate demonstration. Continue cruising to Vienne.
There are a number of activities on offer here today.Daily :
In the Beaujolais region, perhaps visit a local farm or join in a bike ride through some stunning scenery. Another option is a visit to Oingt and a local winery.
The beauty of the region comes to light on today’s activities.Daily :
Enjoy a tour of Lyon or perhaps embark on a culinary walk.
Explore Lyon with a wonderful selection of activities for you to choose from.Daily :
After breakfast, be transferred to the airport.Daily :
Highlighting the exquisite local produce, there's always something new to savour in amazing onboard dining venues.
Our Tour Director Anja was just fabulous in every respect, friendly, professional, courteous, happy, informative.