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On a small ship cruise to France, you will learn first-hand why this country has a global reputation for gourmet food & wine, arts, & culture. A cruise along the Seine River will take you right into romantic Paris, where you'll have opportunities to look out over the whole city atop the Eiffel Tower or lose yourself in the world's largest art museum - the Louvre. Give your taste buds a treat as you sample the renowned wines of the Bordeaux region. France's location on Europe's western coast made it a strategic battleground during World War II, especially the historic Normandy beach. Cruises to the French Rivera, on the Mediterranean Sea, feature world famous stops such as Nice, Cannes, and St. Tropez and explore neighboring Spain and Italy on a small ship Mediterranean cruise. Contact a European cruise expert today.

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10 Best French Riviera Mediterranean Cruises

Trip NameFromDaysLevelSummary
Mediterranean: Round-trip Nice$26255RelaxedJoin the Sea Cloud II on a fantastic 5-day sailing adventure in the Mediterranean and discover the wonders that makes this magical location famous! On this roundtrip Nice cruise, visit the romantic island of Corsica, enjoyable to suit every taste. Take a walk through the old town of Calvi and explore Antibes, France.
Round-trip Nice$84006RelaxedSet sail through the Mediterranean on this fascinating 6-day cruise. Beginning and ending in the lively capital city of Nice, disembark daily in exotic locations along the Italian Riviera such as Portofino, Portovenere, and more. Taste the rich history of this ancient region as you sail, and fall in love with its pristine islands and blue waters.
Mediterranean: Nice to Civitavecchia$26255RelaxedExplore the spectacular Italian Riviera on this 5-day cruise aboard the glamorous Sea Cloud II. Starting in the charming city of Nice, France, visit Portofino, Portoferraio, and finally Civitavecchia (Rome).
Round-trip Nice$104008RelaxedBoard the SeaDream I on this roundtrip cruise around the Mediterranean from Nice, France. Discover the major port towns of Italy & France as you hike, bike, and stroll through these classic towns and sample the local delicacies, including some of Europe's best wine.
Civitavecchia to Barcelona$84008RelaxedThe world's ancient capitals and cities are yours to explore on this exciting 8-day Mediterranean cruise. Begin in Rome and board the SeaDream I, then disembark at the exciting destinations of Livorno, Portofino, and Monte Carlo for daily adventures. Artistic Barcelona is your final destination.
Barcelona to Nice$84008RelaxedFall in love with the Mediterranean on this magnificent 8-day cruise. Sail through one of the most desired destinations in the world on your voyage from Barcelona to Nice. This particular region is full of historical charming towns and perfect relaxation spots, creating an unforgettable trip.
Nice to Civitavecchia$84008RelaxedJoin the SeaDream I on this unique 8-day sailing adventure. Cruise across the Mediterranean on your way from Nice, France to the charming island of Corsica, finally disembarking in the enchanting city of Rome. Some highlights include the Grotto Sdragonatu, wine tasting, a drive along the Capoliveri mountainside village, & explorations of Florence.
Monte Carlo to Civitavecchia$84008RelaxedFall in love with the Mediterranean on this exclusive 8-day voyage. Sail along one of the world's most beautiful and famous coastlines. Indulge yourself with picturesque villages of pastel-colored houses and terraced vineyards alive with the fragrance of olive trees blending with the fresh ocean breeze.
Malaga to Monte Carlo$84009RelaxedFall in love with the Mediterranean on this incredible trip sailing across the southern coast of Europe. Discover the cultures and some of the most important cities of the ancient world. Enjoy the charming streets of beautiful Spanish and French cities as you stroll along their historic squares and hidden corners.
Civitavecchia to Barcelona$840010RelaxedSail the crystal-blue waters of the breathtaking Mediterranean shores on this magnificent 10-day cruise! Voyage from the charming city of Rome to historic Barcelona, stopping in Monaco and France and dropping anchor in many incredible destinations in between.

10 Best Rhine River Cruises from France

Trip NameFromDaysLevelSummary
The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei$13365RelaxedSail the Rhine River on this incredible 5-day adventure aboard the MS Gerard Schmitter. Cruising from Strasbourg, France to Rudesheim, Germany and back, you'll see the Rock of Lorelei, visit a tourist train stop & wine tasting cellar, and see museums & neighborhoods like those of Heidelberg, Mainz, Koblenz, and Speyer.
Two-River Cruise: The Romance of the Rhine and Moselle$15025RelaxedOn the MS Monet, this 5-day adventure explores the scenic Rhine Valley and Moselle River, where you'll visit historic Mainz and see its 1,000-year-old cathedral, the Neo-Gothic Reichsburg Castle, and the Roman ruins of Trier. There are also opportunities to hike the countryside and tour museums that highlight the region's distinct culture.
Two-River Cruise: The Romance of the Rhine and Moselle$12665RelaxedFall in love with the Rhine Valley on this incredible 5-day adventure aboard the MS La Boheme. City tours of historic Cochem, Mainz, Koblenz, and Trier show off the region's Roman cultural heritage and Baroque influence in a mix of ancient ruins and impressive architecture. You'll also visit Reichsburg and pass the Rock of Lorelei on the way.
The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei$12685RelaxedJoin the MS Monet as it passes by numerous castles nestled in famed vineyards along the Rhine River. Explore this exceptional location and enjoy the magnificent landscapes this unique region has to offer.
The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei$13535RelaxedFrom Strasbourg, this exclusive 5-day cruise aboard MS La Boheme visits Koblenz (home of historic Stolzenfels Castle), Rüdesheim (where you can stroll the cobblestone Drosselgasse street), the vibrant city of Heidelberg, and the vineyards of the region, where you can sample the renowned wine. Gardens, castles, and quaint towns highlight the tour.
The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei$13895RelaxedDiscover the charm of the romantic Rhine Valley and the legendary rock of Lorelei on this exceptional 5-day cruise. Enjoy breathtaking views of Rüdesheim, Mainz, and Koblenz as you sit down and relax on the luxurious MS Leonard De Vinci.
The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei$11845RelaxedPass by numerous castles nestled in famed vineyards and the celebrated Rock of Lorelei on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure starting in the wonderful city of Strasbourg, France. Cruise by destinations such as Mainz, Koblenz, Rudesheim, and Speyer on this 5-day voyage aboard the MS France.
The Rhine and Moselle Rivers$11405RelaxedDiscover two great rivers, the romantic Rhine and the scenic Moselle, on this exclusive 5-day cruise aboard the MS France. As you journey round-trip from Strasbourg, France, make stops along the way at attractions such as the Gutenberg Museum and the fortified castle at Thurant.
The Romantic Rhine Valley and the Rock of Lorelei$11535RelaxedVisit the most beautiful part of the romantic Rhine between Koblenz and Rudesheim as you stroll through magnificent narrow streets and sample regional wines. This incredible voyage offers you the opportunity to explore historical castles and enjoy unique views as you relax in the comfort of the MS Modigliani.
Alsatian Art and Traditions Encountering picturesque Alsace$11905RelaxedJoin a 5-day roundtrip cruise from Strasbourg, discovering the treasures, art and traditions of Alsace region. Board the MS Modigliani, a ship built to lodge 160 passengers with comfort and style, as it cruises through the enchanting France. Discover the birthplace of pottery, stroll at picturesque villages and explore the capital of Alsatian wines.

French Cruises by Experience

10 Best Luxury Cruises to France for 2017

Trip NameFromDaysLevelSummary
Bordeaux to London: The French Atlantic Coast$79908RelaxedThis 8-day cruise on the NatGeo Orion explores the beautiful landscapes of Brittany and Normandy. You'll revisit French history from the time of Napoleon to the harrowing D-Day beaches of Normandy. See iconic Mont-St.-Michel, the Bayeux Tapestry, Vauban Citadel, & charming Honfleur. Study cognac-making in La Rochelle, & gather oysters on St. Malo.
Taste of Bordeaux$481913RelaxedAfter two nights in romantic Paris, embark on an enchanting 8-day round-trip cruise from Bordeaux aboard the MS Amadolce, ending with two nights in the Loire Valley and one more night in Paris. At the center of this tour is wine tasting in one of the world's most distinguished regions of wineries. And you'll even see historic Roquetaillade Castle.
Taste of Bordeaux - Cruise Only$28998RelaxedBoard an enchanting 8-day roundtrip cruise from Bordeaux to Libourne on the MS Amadolce. You'll visit the towns of Cadillac, Paulilac, Bourg, Libourne, and Blaye as you enjoy wine tasting tours, visit classic French chateaus and visit historic sites. Biking and hiking options are available as well.
Mediterranean: Round-trip Nice$26255RelaxedJoin the Sea Cloud II on a fantastic 5-day sailing adventure in the Mediterranean and discover the wonders that makes this magical location famous! On this roundtrip Nice cruise, visit the romantic island of Corsica, enjoyable to suit every taste. Take a walk through the old town of Calvi and explore Antibes, France.
Paris & Normandy$365910RelaxedEmbark the MS Amalyra for an 8-day cruise of the Seine River, followed by two relaxing nights in Paris. Along the way, you will see the natural landscapes that first inspired the impressionist movement at Honfleur, Vernon, and Rouen. You'll also spend time at the haunting yet beautiful beaches of Normandy and visit Château Gaillard in Les Andelys.
Paris & Normandy - Cruise Only$28998RelaxedEmbark the MS Amalyra for an 8-day luxury river cruise along France's beautiful Seine River, exploring the haunting but beautiful beaches of Normandy, wine tasting, and following in the footsteps of Europe's great artists in the historic towns of Les Andyles, Conflans, Caudebec-en-caux, & Vernon, where you find the home of Claude Monet at Giverny.
Round-trip Nice$84006RelaxedSet sail through the Mediterranean on this fascinating 6-day cruise. Beginning and ending in the lively capital city of Nice, disembark daily in exotic locations along the Italian Riviera such as Portofino, Portovenere, and more. Taste the rich history of this ancient region as you sail, and fall in love with its pristine islands and blue waters.
Round-trip Nice$104008RelaxedBoard the SeaDream I on this roundtrip cruise around the Mediterranean from Nice, France. Discover the major port towns of Italy & France as you hike, bike, and stroll through these classic towns and sample the local delicacies, including some of Europe's best wine.
Barcelona to Nice$84008RelaxedFall in love with the Mediterranean on this magnificent 8-day cruise. Sail through one of the most desired destinations in the world on your voyage from Barcelona to Nice. This particular region is full of historical charming towns and perfect relaxation spots, creating an unforgettable trip.
Nice to Malaga Wine Voyage$840010RelaxedExplore the flavors and history of some of the world's most renowned wineries on this exclusive cruise designed to enhance both your culinary and yachting experience. Join the SeaDream I on this Mediterranean adventure sailing across one of the most desired destinations in the world, from Nice to Malaga.

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