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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
Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options
Your journey begins in Avignon today. Be met on arrival in Nice or Marseilles and transfer to your luxurious river ship. Tonight, enjoy a welcome reception.
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Stay: Seven Nights, a Concerto River ShipDaily :
Choose to see the ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill, where there’s a chance to sample olive oil straight from the press. Alternatively, you might like to set out on a tour of Arles and its Roman ruins.
After your morning activity, enjoy the afternoon at leisure to explore Tarascon and perhaps check out the castle.Daily :
Explore the Palace of the Popes. Or, some of you might prefer a round of golf. Alternatively, journey to the Pont du Gard and admire this ancient Roman aqueduct.
Entering Avignon, you can’t help but be drawn to its imposing château, the Palace of the Popes. Set out on your preferred activity, followed by an afternoon at leisure to do as you please.Daily :
Join a farmer and his dogs to sniff out prized truffles, then visit Grignan Castle. Set atop a rocky hill, this fortified Renaissance castle is filled with exquisite artworks.Daily :
Take a ride on the Ardèche Steam Train, winding through the Doux gorge. For wine lovers, visit the historic Maison M. Chapoutier winery for a tasting. Otherwise, if you’d like to get active, enjoy a guided bike ride with a stop at the Valrhona Chocolate Factory for a little indulgence.
Enjoy the activity that appeals to you. Later, cruise to Vienne.Daily :
A morning walking tour of Vienne reveals its spectacular Roman ruins, including a theatre and temple. Alternatively, hike to Mount Pipet for panoramic views of the town below.
Afterwards, the morning activity, it’s time to head back on board as your ship sets sail for Lyon. On arrival, discover the city on an orientation tour.Daily :
Dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, founded by renowned chef, the late Paul Bocuse.
See what makes the food in Lyon so famous on a discovery of the city’s fresh food market. Otherwise, explore the sights with a local guide or embark on a bike tour. You also have the option to visit the Beaujolais wine region.
Which way will our touring options take you? The choice is all yours. This evening we have a special culinary experience planned.Daily :
Your journey comes to an end as you disembark your ship in Lyon and transfer to the airport.Daily :
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