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Sail back through time as you cruise down the legendary meandering Seine river discovering castles and France's famous vineyards. Explore the famous wine region of Bordeaux and historical Normandy on a cruise exploring chateaux, abundant vineyards, and stunning scenery as you sail along the Garonne River and its surrounding estuaries. Cruise the Mediterranean in style with Adventure Life as you explore famed French destinations such as Nice, St. Tropez and Cannes. Choose from one of our hand-picked best small ships that cruise France. Contact one of our French cruise specialists for a free quote and custom itinerary cruising France.  
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Grossmunster Cathedral, Zurich
$4,999
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The Enchanting Rhine - From Zurich to Amsterdam

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Zürich
  • Walk along Lucerne's famous streets
  • Visit the iconic Heidelberg Castle
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start your Rhine River adventure with two magical nights in Zurich and two nights in Lucerne. Explore the unique landscapes Switzerland has to offer, then take a 7-night cruise from Basel to the historic city of Amsterdam. Enjoy a walking tour of Breisach, Germany. Visit Speyer, one of …
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Heidelberg
$5,799
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Rhine & Moselle Delights

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Cruise tranquil Lake Lucerne
  • Explore Strasbourg on foot
  • Visit Trier, Germany’s oldest city
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Find inspiration along the castle-laden Rhine and its breathtaking tributary, the Moselle, on this unique 15-day cruise from Basel, located exactly between the corners of three countries—Germany, France and Switzerland. Cruise to Strasbourg, the “Crossroads of Europe,” and finally …
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Enjoy a carriage ride at the Christmas Market
$4,999
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Christmas Markets on the Rhine

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amamora
  • Visit the Cologne Cathedral
  • Ride a bike along the Rhine
  • Take a gondola ride
  • Tour a Christmas Market
Activities:
Biking, Christmas Market, Hiking, Land & Sea, River Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the deep-rooted holiday traditions of Europe at its most festive time of year. Cologne’s Christmas Market with its impressive Gothic cathedral backdrop; the "Capital of Noël," Strasbourg, with its magnificent great Christmas tree; and Heidelberg’s Christmas …
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View of Notre Dame in Paris
$815
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Extraordinary Paris

4 Day Itinerary aboard MS Botticelli
  • Tour on the Ile de la Cité
  • Explore the mythical place of Paris
  • Discover the history of Notre Dame
  • Visit the Rungis produce market
Starts/ Ends in:
Paris / Paris
Activities:
Local Market, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
"Paris never ceases to amaze us, we think we know it, and then there is another surprise waiting for us around the corner". Paris, eternal, romantic, unusual, creative and modern: discover the city's architectural and cultural heritage. Along the Seine, embark on a unique cruise in …
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Part of the beautiful French Riviera, Monaco sits high on a cliff.
$2,000
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Rome to Cannes

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Explore Napoleon's birthplace
  • Sail into Bonifacio's harbor
  • Visit Monaco, full of allure
  • Discover Corsica's landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Rome / Cannes
Activities:
Local Market, Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your 8-day journey from Rome to Cannes, in Civitavecchia, the port city of Rome. Sail to Bonifacio, Corsica, a bustling port town in a protected harbor with excellent seafood restaurants and a modern marina. Leave the cliffs of Corsica behind and make your way to one of Sardinia's …
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Woman traveling in Cannes
$2,000
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Historic Monaco Grand Prix Finals

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Enjoy Bonifacio's dramatic views
  • Enjoy Portoferraio's vineyards
  • Admire Monaco's emblematic spots
  • Observe prehistoric engraved stones
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
For those who enjoy racing, the world-famous Monaco Classic Grand Prix is a staple stop on this sailing cruise. Simple elegance and gracious service make this an itinerary for those who enjoy life’s finer pleasures. Embark Royal Clipper in Cannes, France, and spend 8 days exploring the …
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The city of Bonifacio is built on stunning seaside cliffs along the riviera
$3,985
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French & Italian Rivieras with Corsica

8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Azzurra
  • Visit Bonifacio and Calvi, Corsica
  • Explore Porto Ercole's architecture
  • Relax on the shores of Portoferraio
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Nice
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Emerald Azzura to start your 8-day adventure in Rome's port of Civitavecchia before cruising north to Port Ercole which is perched on the coast of Tuscany, and on to the towns of Bonifacio and Calvi on the northern tip of Corsica. Including stops along the Italian and French rivieras …
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Blue hour on the French coast
$6,215
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Western Europe: Bilbao to Honfleur

9 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud Spirit
  • Explore Lorient's bustling marina
  • Visit charming La Rochelle
  • Discover Belle-Île's beauty
  • View the regattas in St Malo
Starts/ Ends in:
Bilbao / Honfleur
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the Sea Cloud Spirit for 9-days exploring the beauty of Normandy, Brittany, and the Basque country. After embarking in Bilbao, Spain sail tothe picturesque old town of La Rochelle and visit patrician houses from the Renaissance.Enjoy spectacular views of the isle’s wild coast during …
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Famous view of Lyon, France
$5,669
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Colors of Provence

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amakristina
  • Enjoy Lyon's culinary delights
  • Visit the Beaujolais wine region
  • Join a Provencal cooking lesson
  • Admire Antoni Gaudi’s works
Starts/ Ends in:
Paris / Barcelona
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Cooking Class, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise through France’s legendary wine growing regions, home to such famous vintages as Beaujolais and Côte du Rhône. Enjoy wine tastings at local vintners, marvel at ancient Roman ruins, stroll through medieval villages, and shop for Provencal crafts. Visit the UNESCO World …
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Incredible Vineyards of Bordeaux
$6,199
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Taste of Bordeaux

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amadolce
  • Travel to the Basque Guernica
  • Visit the Guggenheim Museum
  • Discover San Sebastian
  • Explore the historic Bordeaux
Starts/ Ends in:
Bilbao / Paris
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Amadolce and enjoy 2 nights in Bilbao and 2 nights in San Sebastian leading up to a 7-night roundtrip Bordeaux cruise, followed by 2 nights in the Loire Valley and 1 night in Paris. On your roundtrip Bordeaux cruiseenjoy one of the world’s undisputed wine regions. Iconic …
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Warm lights glow through the blue hour in Lyon
$6,158
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Essence of Burgundy & Provence

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amacello
  • Visit Chillon Castle
  • Cooking class in Valence
  • Explore Tournus
  • Enjoy the “City of Gaudi” Barcelona
Starts/ Ends in:
Chalon Sur Saone / Barcelona
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From romantic cities to foodie havens and artistic epicenters, this itinerary enlivens all your senses. Spend three nights in Paris before going to Lyon, France’s culinary capital. Savor the beauty of legendary vineyards and imbibe in local vintages like Beaujolais and Côtes du …
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The towering cathedral of Palma de Mallorca
$3,890
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Western Mediterranean: Palma de Mallorca to Nice

6 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud Spirit
  • Take a tour of Château Royal
  • Stroll around the Aix-en-Provence
  • Marvel at the beauty of Menorca
Starts/ Ends in:
Palma de Mallorca / Nice
Activities:
Sailing Schooner
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy an introduction of the Western Mediterranean on this 6-day small ship cruise aboard the Sea Cloud Spirit. Begin on the Spanish island of Mallorca and sail for Menorca,Collioure and Cassis before disembarking in historical Nice. As you sail, admire the crystal waters of the Mediterranean and …
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St Tropez, France
$2,000
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St. Tropez Regatta

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Tour a vineyard in Portoferraio
  • Relax on Palombaggia beach
  • Discover medieval Alghero
  • Observe the regatta at St. Tropez
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the luxury tall ship Royal Clipper on this special cruise which showcases the history, culture, and art of the western Mediterranean. Start in Cannes with its powdery golden sand and shallow crystal-clear blue water which deepens gradually. Admire the ancient citadel town of Bonifacio,perched …
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A beautiful marina, Cannes at night
$2,000
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Historic Monaco Grand Prix Trials

Cannes to Cannes - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Admire Monaco's emblematic spots
  • Enjoy Portoferraio's vineyards
  • Visit 1 of Europe's top 10 beaches
  • Observe prehistoric engraved stones
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Cannes
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
There is no better way to sail the Mediterranean than onboard a great sailing vessel ship, the Royal Clipper, with tickets to the historicF1Monaco Grand Prixto complete your holiday. Visit Palombaggia, the most famous beach in Corsica. Explore Alguero's bustling historic center, a unique spot …
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The clifftop town of Bonifacio, Corsica
$1,850
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Cannes to Rome

8 Day Itinerary aboard Star Clipper
  • Explore Napoleon's birthplace
  • Sail into Bonifacio's harbor
  • Visit Monaco, full of allure
  • Discover Corsica's landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Local Market, Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your 8-day journey from Cannes to Rome. From Cannes, sail to Monaco where you can experience true luxury.Spend time exploring the cliffs ofBonifacio and the beach in East Corsica. Enjoy the mountainous landscape and tour Napoleon's birthplace of Ajaccio. Set sail for Portoferraio in …
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The city of Bonifacio is built on stunning seaside cliffs along the riviera
$1,850
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Ligurian Sea

Cannes Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Star Clipper
  • Tour a vineyard in Portoferraio
  • Visit Monaco, full of allure
  • Discover medieval Alghero
  • View Corsica's landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Cannes
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the luxury tall ship Star Clipper on this special cruise which showcases the history, culture, and art of the western Mediterranean. Start in Cannes with its powdery golden sand and shallow crystal-clear blue water which deepens gradually. Admire the ancient citadel town of Bonifacio,perched …
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Koblenz at night
$2,362
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The Neckar, Romantic Rhine, Moselle, and Sarre Valleys

Strasbourg-Remich - 7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Lafayette
  • Discover Roman heritage in Trier
  • Enjoy wine tasting in Remich
  • Explore the old city of Luxembourg
  • See the charming villages
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Strasbourg
Activities:
Local Market, River Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join MS Lafayette on this 7-day adventure that sails along the enchanting four rivers namely the Neckar, Romantic Rhine, Moselle and Sarre Valleys. As you cruise along these rivers, take time to see the amazing villages on the banks of each river. You can also explore the city of Luxembourg where …
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Colosseum in Rome, Italy
$1,130
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Corsica & Monaco

5 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Enjoy Cannes’ high-flying lifestyle
  • Explore Calvi, Corsica
  • Discover Bonifacio's dramatic views
  • Visit glamorous Monaco
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Cannes
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Begin this journey inCivitavecchia, the port of Rome, and explore this famed city where ancient history and the modern world collide. Sail to Bonifacio, Corsica, a bustling port town in a protected harbor with excellent seafood restaurants and a modern marina. Leave its cliffs behind to visit …
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