Take a tour of the walled city of Avignon and visit the iconic Palace of the Popes. Later travel to Pont du Gard.
Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon.
See what makes the food in Lyon so famous at fresh food market, or explore the sights with a local guide.
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These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories
Be transferred to your first river ship in Arles for your cruise along the Rhône River.
Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River ShipDaily :
Tour Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill or spot bird life as you walk through Camargue National Reserve.
Tour Arles with a local or choose to explore at your leisure.Daily :
Explore the streets and sights of Avignon, including a visit to the Palace of the Popes, or play a round of golf. Alternatively, visit the Pont du Gard and discover this ancient Roman aqueduct.
Decide how to spend your day in Avignon thanks to our Freedom of Choice experiences.Daily :
Visit a truffle farm. Alternatively, discover a family-owned nougat factory, or stay on board and take a French lesson.
Arrive in Viviers and set off on your preferred activity.Daily :
Take a ride on the Ardèche Steam Train, visit Maison M. Chapoutier for a wine tasting, or enjoy a guided bike ride to the Valrhona Chocolate Factory.
From Tournon, there are a number of activities on offer. Later, cruise to Vienne.Daily :
Later this evening, indulge in French cuisine at L’Abbaye de Collonges.
Perhaps visit a snail farm for a tasting, then discover the village of Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne. Or explore the village of Oingt, then sample Beaujolais wines.
Explore the Beaujolais region on your chosen activity.Daily :
Get to know Lyon thanks to a selection of activities.Daily :
Be transferred to the airport.Daily :
Highlighting the exquisite local produce, there's always something new to savour in amazing onboard dining venues.
No matter which suite you choose, each offers a balance of luxury and intimacy. Plus, you'll always enjoy river views.
Our Tour Director Anja was just fabulous in every respect, friendly, professional, courteous, happy, informative.