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Luxury

Romantic Rhône and Seine with Côte d’Azur and Provence

Monte Carlo to Paris
19 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EURSCMP19
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 19 destinations
  • Luxury dining – a total of 48 meals and a wide range of onboard beverages
  • Four nights luxury land accommodation
  • 14 nights on a luxury river ship
  • Expert tour and cruise directors
  • Room service and laundry (select suites)
  • Dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, founded by acclaimed French chef Paul Bocuse
  • Experience the glitz and elegance of an iconic Parisian Cabaret show at the Lido

Map & Itinerary

 Europe Map 2021 EURSCMP19
Monte Carlo 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™

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

A magnet for high-rollers, yachting hedonists and movie stars, welcome to Monaco’s glamorous capital. Tonight, get to know your fellow travellers during a welcome dinner.

Stay: Two Nights: Fairmont Monte Carlo, in a Deluxe Sea View Room

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  • Dinner

Your discovery kicks off with a stroll through Monte Carlo, including the Prince’s Palace of Monaco and the State Apartments. Enjoy a free afternoon to maybe relax at your hotel.

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  • Breakfast
Street in Monte Carlo with view across the harbour, Monaco

The Côte d’Azur is at its best when you stroll the waterfront promenade of Nice, where after a guided tour, you have the freedom to explore. It’s then on to Aix-en-Provence.

Stay: Two Nights, Renaissance Aix-en-Provence Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Take a culinary walking tour at a local market, or art lovers may wish to explore Paul Cezanne’s studio.


You have the choice between two experiences today.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Set out on a guided walking discovery of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. Afterwards, stop to see Saint Paul de Mausole Monastery on your way to Arles, where you will board your river ship. Tonight, enjoy a welcome reception.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Set out on a guided exploration of Arles this morning and admire the charming sun-baked buildings that inspired many of Van Gogh’s paintings. As you continue to Avignon, you can’t help but be drawn to its imposing château, the Palace of the Popes, which is also on today’s agenda.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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, enjoy a guided bike ride with a stop at the Valrhona Chocolate Factory for a little indulgence.


Pick the activity that appeals to you today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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. This evening, dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, founded by renowned chef, the late Paul Bocuse.


Spend this morning on the activity of your choice. In the evening, we have a Signature Experience planned for you.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

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. This evening, dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, founded by renowned chef, the late Paul Bocuse.


Spend this morning on the activity of your choice. In the evening, we have a Signature Experience planned for you.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Set out on a guided exploration of Tournus, including a visit to the Abbey of Saint Philibert. Alternatively, travel to Château Cormatin for a guided tour.


Choose your activity today.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Explore Beaune, an ancient town encircled by medieval ramparts. With its surrounding landscapes blanketed in grapevines, it comes as no surprise that Beaune is renowned for its production of fine Burgundian wines.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today you will disembark your ship and travel to Le Creusot Montceau, where you’ll jump on a train bound for Paris. On arrival, your second luxurious vessel is waiting for you on the Seine.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, a night of glittering feathers and sparkling lights awaits as you take in a Parisian Cabaret show at the Lido.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Get your fill of French food on a walking tour, soak up Montmartre and Sacré-Cœur, or the Palace of Versailles may prove to be just too tempting.


See the side of Paris that appeals to you with a choice of sightseeing activities. This evening has been set aside for a Signature Experience.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
View of Paris from a distance showing Eiffel Tower and Seine River, France

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps visit Château de la Roche-Guyon, or take an onboard Impressionist painting class.


The choice is yours when it comes to sightseeing today.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Arrive in Le Havre and step ashore to explore Honfleur, a lovely little port town.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Stay and explore, or head out on a World War II excursion to the beaches of Normandy. You might like to taste the fruits of the Pays de Caux region with a visit to a unique cider farm.


The old fishing village of Caudebec-en-Caux greets you with colourful buildings dotted along its harbour.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Look back on World War I at the Somme Battlefields. Otherwise stay in the city and see the Notre Dame Cathedral and the square where Joan of Arc was martyred, or play a round of golf.


From Rouen, join your activity. Tonight, come together for a gala farewell dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

See one of Monet’s greatest inspirations, the water lilies at his house and gardens in Giverny. Or take the scenic route, pedalling from the river all the way to Monet’s house.


Arrive in Vernon and take one of two paths today.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Transfer to the airport for your flight.

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  • Breakfast

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home