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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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Explore the history of Sardinia
$5,575
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Western Mediterranean: Round-trip Civitavecchia (Rome)

via Bonifacio - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud II
  • Wander the old town of Bonifacio
  • Explore Catalan Alghero
  • See Heritage site of Amalfi coast
  • Visit little town of Sorrento
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board Sea Cloud II on this 8-day cruise to some of the highlights of the western Mediterranean. From Civitavecchia, the port of the eternal city of Rome, cruise to Corsica and Sardinia. Visit Bonifacio, with its medieval old town perched high on chalky cliffs. Explore Alghero, Sardinia, nicknamed …
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Grossmunster Cathedral, Zurich
$4,679
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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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Colosseum in Rome, Italy
$5,425
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Mediterranean: Civitavecchia to Valletta

9 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud II
  • Admire beautiful Bonifacio
  • Walk around wonderful Naxos
  • Explore the Vatican State
  • Explore Capri and observe its charm
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Valletta
Activities:
Sailing Schooner
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the historical wonders of the Mediterranean on this 8-day small ship cruise sailing from Rome. Enjoy thepicturesque Amalfi Coast with its violet bougainvillea gracing pastel-pink facades, houses perched upon cliffs like swallows’ nests, and perron stairs with views out over the …
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Naples at Sunset, Italy
$15,270
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Corsica & Sardinia

12 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud
  • Discover Cagliari
  • Visit Nuraghe Losa
  • Enjoy the medieval city of Alghero
  • Admire Bonifacio's unique views
Starts/ Ends in:
Naples / Naples
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 11-night voyage is dedicated to the exploration of two fiercely independent islands–Sardinia and Corsica. These islands share many historic elements through millennia of empires and civilizations, but still, maintain their identities and independent attitudes from their governing nations …
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The sunny coast of Sardinia
$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, Village Visit
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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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 beaches in East Corsica. Enjoy the mountainous landscape and tour Napoleon's birthplace of Ajaccio. Set sail for Portoferraio in …
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Historic old town Strasbourg
$1,752
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An Exceptional Cruise: Three Different Countries

Strasbourg Roundtrip - 5 Day Itinerary aboard MS La Boheme
  • Visit the Automobile Museum
  • See Lake Constance and Rhine Falls
  • Discover and explore Mainau
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Strasbourg
Activities:
River Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the MS La Boheme on a 5-day river cruise in the heart of Switzerland and experience unforgettable moments. You will travel to the island of Mainau, an island of extreme natural beauty. We also take you to the Rhine Falls, Europe's largest waterfall, and hop aboard the Glacier Express, …
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Relax by the sea near colorful Nice
$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
  • Explore France's Côte d'Azur
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Nice
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
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
$6,190
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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:
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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Sprawling vineyards of France
$6,069
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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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Discover the history and art of Barcelona
$5,909
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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 Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From romantic cities to foodie havens and artistic epicenters, this 14-day itinerary enlivens all your senses. Spend three nights in Geneva 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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A beautiful marina, Cannes at night
$2,040
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Grand Prix Trials

Cannes to Cannes - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • View Monaco's emblematic spots
  • Enjoy Portoferraio's vineyards
  • Explore Europe's top beaches
  • Observe prehistoric engraved stones
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Cannes
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, 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 city of Bonifacio is built on stunning seaside cliffs along the riviera
$2,000
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Voiles de Saint Tropez

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Enjoy a vineyard in Portoferraio
  • Relax on Palombaggia beach
  • Discover medieval Alghero
  • Observe the regatta at St. Tropez
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Cannes
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing
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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View from the harbour of Basel, Switzerland
$2,172
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The Moselle River, the Rhine Valley, and enchanting Alsace and Switzerland

Cochem to Strasbourg - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Monet
  • Tour Koblenz's famous fortress
  • Cruise up the stunning Rhine River
  • Visit Strasbourg
  • Explore Basel
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Strasbourg
Activities:
River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise the magical Moselle River and enjoy the gentle waters of the romantic Rhine Valley on this exceptional cruise from Cochem to Basel. Let yourself be whisked away by the meandering waters and discover the steep cliffs, majestic castles and impressive vineyards in an area teeming with history. …
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Strasbourg at dusk
$2,172
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Enchanting Alsace, Switzerland, the Rhine Valley, and the Moselle River

Strasbourg to Cochem - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Monet
  • Discover Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle
  • Explore Alsace's Wine Route
  • Visit the romantic Heidelberg
  • Tour the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress
Starts/ Ends in:
Strasbourg / Cochem
Activities:
Hiking, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise the magic Moselle River and enjoy the gentle waters of the Romantic Rhine Valley on this exceptional cruise from Cochem to Basel. Let yourself be whisked away by the meandering waters and discover the steep cliffs, majestic castles, and impressive vineyards in an area teeming with history. …
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Explore the beautiful Mediterranean island of Corsica
$870
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Rome to Cannes

4 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Sail into Bonifacio's harbor
  • Discover Corsica's landscapes
  • Marvel at the town of Bonifacio
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Cannes
Activities:
Local Market Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your 4-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 Bonifacio and visit Calvi. Finally disembark in Cannes, the …
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Visit beautiful Mont Saint Michel in France's Normandy region
$3,499
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Paris & Normandy

Paris Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard S.S. Joie de Vivre
  • Visit the Château de La Roche-Guyon
  • Walk through the city of Rouen
  • Experience Honfleur by foot
  • Tour Paris with expert guides
Starts/ Ends in:
Paris / Paris
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Normandy has been the setting for many battles over the centuries, including the D-Day invasion of WWII and the Normandy Beaches. You have a rare chance to visit several of its historic sites, including Omaha Beach. Experience a different side of Northern France’s history with a tour of the …
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Nymphea Chateau dAmboise
$4,790
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European Canal Cruises

7 Day Itinerary aboard Nymphea
  • Visit Chateaus
  • Experience locally-produced wine
  • Visit Leonardo Da Vinci's home
Activities:
Barge Cruising, River Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The Nymphea isthe ideal vessel for navigating the beautiful sandy beaches of the River Cher in the Loire Valley. Very few other vessels are able to cruise this magical waterway. You will even get to cruise through the arches of probably the most-photographed château in the Loire Valley, …
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