Attend a private cocktail reception at Grignan Castle, a vision of Renaissance beauty amid Provence's lavender fields
Enjoy a guided city tour, including the Sagrada Familia and Park Guell
Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon
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 hotel and later this evening, enjoy a Welcome Reception.
Stay: Three Nights: Barcelona, Hotel El Palace
Enjoy a guided city tour, including the Sagrada Familia and Park Guell. Tonight, enjoy a special Welcome Dinner.Daily :
Perhaps join a Gothic walking tour to explore the city’s oldest Roman and medieval religious centres tucked away between modern city buildings. Alternatively, take a guided photography tour, where your guide will show you how to capture the best of Barcelona.
Choose your sightseeing.Daily :
Travel past the glorious landscapes of southern France and on to the medieval town of Perpignan. Continue to Arles and board your luxury river ship, where you will enjoy a Welcome Reception.
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 see wonderful bird life, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.
After your sightseeing, tour Arles or explore at your leisure.Daily :
Travel to the Pont du Gard, take in a round of golf or enjoy a French language lesson on board your ship.
Visit Avignon's Palace of the Popes.Daily :
Journey to Grignan Castle for a tour, followed by a Cocktail Reception where you’ll enjoy a tasting of local delicacies.
Join a truffle farmer and his dogs to head out in search of the rare delicacy.Daily :
Perhaps visit the stunning Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardeche Steam Train through the Ardeche mountains, or enjoy an onboard chocolate making demonstration.
Arrive in Tournon and choose your sightseeing. Later, cruise to Vienne.Daily :
This evening, indulge in a decadent gourmet feast at L’Abbaye de Collonges, a restaurant made famous by renowned chef, Paul Bocuse.
Perhaps visit a local farm before travelling to Chatillonsur-Chalaronne. Or visit the village of Oingt and head to a winery for a tour and tasting.
In the Beaujolais region, select your sightseeing.Daily :
You may wish to take a city tour of Lyon, then learn all about the city’s silk trade with a visit to a local silk workshop. Alternatively, enjoy a guided culinary walk, taking in Lyon’s most famous fresh food market, or perhaps enjoy a guided bike ride.
Spend the day in Lyon.Daily :
Cruise Lake Geneva or perhaps visit a Swiss chocolate factory for a chocolate workshop.
Disembark your ship in Lyon and travel to Geneva and enjoy a tour. After free time for lunch, choose your sightseeing then later, arrive at your hotel.
Stay: Two Nights: Lyon, Hotel CarltonDaily :
Perhaps peruse the masterpieces at the Fine Arts Museum, or explore the Fourviere district, including a visit to the rooftop of the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourviere.
Choose your sightseeing. Tonight’s Farewell Dinner takes place in a traditional restaurant known as a bouchon.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
It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.