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Experience the beautiful architecture of France
$1,957
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An Impressionist View of the Seine

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Seine Princess
  • Visit legendary artistic sites
  • Enjoy Château d'Auvers' decor
  • Explore Pays de Caux
  • Discover the Museum of Fine Arts
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
​From the French harbor of Honfleur to Paris, the "City of Light", this 7-day cruise journey unravels the cultural, historic, and architectural treasures of Northern France.Board the MS Seine Princess for a true exploration of the Seine, the second longest river in France, making stops …
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An aerial view of the city Malaga
$1,920
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Balearic Islands & Corsica

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Observe Malaga's architecture
  • Explore Ibiza's beaches
  • Enjoy dramatic views at Bonifacio
  • Wander historical sites in Rome
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Starting at the delightful port of Malaga, this incredible sailing expedition takes you to some of the most important and historic towns of the Balearic Islands and the charming island of Corsica. Admire Palma's enormous Gothic cathedral, a powerful symbol of the religious fervor which gripped …
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Relax by the sea near colorful Nice
$3,345
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Nice Round Trip

5 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud Spirit
  • Explore France
  • Visit the stunning Nice
  • Discover Sete
Starts/ Ends in:
Nice / Nice
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Admire the natural beauty and breath-taking panoramasof France on this 5-day round trip cruise from Nice aboard the Sea Cloud Spirit. Be amazed by the picturesque landscape of Nice as well as its distinctive style of architecture, enjoy the port town of Cassis, and explore Sete, also known as the …
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St Tropez, France
$1,920
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Corsica, Sardinia & the Riviera

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Visit the village Portofino
  • Discover Calvi, Corsica
  • Explore Corsica's landscapes
  • Relax in world-famous St. Tropez
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Cannes
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the beautiful places ofCorsica, Sardinia and French Riviera on an 8-day cruise from the south of France.Glittering Cannes serves as the perfect starting point for a relaxing cruise stopping in some of the loveliest islands of the western Mediterranean. Sail toPortofino,Propriano,Stintino …
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Incredible Vineyards of Bordeaux
$2,923
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Cruise through the Aquitaine Region from Bordeaux to Royan

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Cyrano de Bergerac
  • Cruise all the way to Royan
  • Taste the oysters, wine and cheese
  • Admire Bordeaux heritage
  • Visit to the Château de Roquetailla
Starts/ Ends in:
Bordeaux / Bordeaux
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This magnificent itinerary takes you to the heart of Southwestern France, well known for its idyllic landscapes, famous wines, historical monuments, and emblematic sites. What better way to explore this part of French paradise than through longstanding maritime cities and an unequivocal art of …
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Arles overview
$3,196
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A Barge Cruise in Southern France

7 Day Itinerary aboard Anne-Marie
  • Journey through towns and sites
  • Enjoy the local delicacies
  • Visit Arles and the oil production
  • Explore the beauty of Camargue
Starts/ Ends in:
Arles / Sete
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Arles to Sète, join us on a cruise through breathtaking sceneries. Discover 2,500 years of history in Arles before visiting Aigues-Mortes, a medieval fortified town with a prestigious heritage in the heart of one of the most beautiful natural sites of Provence. You will also have a …
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Warm lights glow through the blue hour in Lyon
$2,251
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The Rhône between Lyon, Provence, and the Camargue

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Rhone Princess
  • Discover the Luberon Region
  • The Camargue and its customs
  • Visit Avignon's Papal Palace
  • Explore Gordes's Sénanque Abbey
Starts/ Ends in:
Lyon / Lyon
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the authentic Provence combining style and refinement. Throughout this cruise, you will be able to admire the beautiful Rhone landscapes. Discover Provence, one of the most beautiful, majestic and exotic villages in France, and plunge into the heart of an extraordinary setting whose charm …
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The architectures of Lyon
$1,948
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The Rhône between the Camargue and the Provence

6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Rhone Princess
  • Admire the Camargue's scenery
  • Discover the Luberon Region
  • Visit Avignon's Papal Palace
  • Explore Gordes's Sénanque Abbey
Starts/ Ends in:
Lyon / Lyon
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a unique 6-day cruise on the Rhone and celebrate the history and charm of the stunning Lyon! You will have the opportunity to discover Arles and its fascinating heritage going back more than 2,500 years, but also the city of Avignon, capital of the Vaucluse and Côtes du Rhône, …
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A vibrant square in Bordeaux
$1,529
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The exceptional region of Bordeaux

Bordeaux Roundtrip - 5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Princesse d'Aquitaine
  • Cruise along the Gironde River
  • Visit the renowned Medoc region
  • Explore the citadel of Blaye
Activities:
Biking, Helicopter Tour, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 5-day round-trip cruise from Bordeaux is the perfect way to explore the marvels of Southwest France. Board the MS Princesse d'Aquitaine and cruise along the Gironde River, visit the renowned Medoc region, explore the citadel of Blaye, and observe the steps involved in producing …
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Visit colorful Lyon
$1,730
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The Rhône between Lyon, Provence, and the Camargue

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Rhone Princess
  • Admire the stunning Camargue
  • Visit Avignon's Papal Palace
  • Discover the Gorges de l’Ardèche
  • Explore the spectacular Lyon
Starts/ Ends in:
Lyon / Lyon
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Lyon to Camargue via Tain l'Hermitage, Avignon, Arles, and the Camargue, go on an unforgettable cruise.Discover the authentic Provence combining style and refinement, a cruise brimming with splendid scenery and great food as well as a once-in-a-lifetime evening at a Paul Bocuse restaurant. …
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Lyon by night
$1,730
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The Rhône between Lyon, Provence, and the Camargue

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Rhone Princess
  • Discover the Luberon Region
  • Visit the famous Cité du Chocolat
  • Explore Sénanque Abbey
  • Admire the beautiful Gorges
Starts/ Ends in:
Lyon / Lyon
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the authentic Provence combining style and refinement, a cruise brimming with splendid scenery and great food as well as a once-in-a-lifetime evening at a Paul Bocuse restaurant. Cross through the city and go up Fourvière Hill to the white basilica, the best place to take in the …
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Lyon by night
$1,244
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Exceptional Wine Tasting Cruise in Burgundy: Beaujolais Nouveau

5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Camargue
  • Enjoy wine tasting
  • Explore the city of Beaune
  • Set out on a excursion to Beaujeu
Starts/ Ends in:
Lyon / Lyon
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
A perfect cruise for wine lovers! Join MS Camargue on a 5-day cruise on Saone River. This cruise awaits you with its many wonders such as the prestigious Burgundy city of Beaune, the impressive ruins of the Cluny Abbey and, of course, the Beaujolais Route. Spend an exceptional evening in Beaujeu to …
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The architectures of Lyon
$2,810
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From the Saône to the Rhône

Lyon Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Van Gogh
  • Discover the Fourvière Basilica
  • Enjoy a Provençal folk evening
  • Tour the City of Popes with a guide
  • Visit Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the luxury of cruising as you travel the beautiful scenic routes of France. Discover the many faces of this stunning region.Visiting some of the most charming French towns and villages and enjoy the traditional production of Provençal culinary delights. Visit Arles, a unique place …
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Vineyards of France
$2,794
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The Camargue and The Gateway to Provence

Martigues to Chalon-sur-saone - 7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Van Gogh
  • Join an excursion through Lyon
  • Observe indigenous Camargue horses
  • Taste the famous Clairette de Die
  • Tour across beautiful Vienne
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the Beaujolais vineyards, the unspoiled Arles, Avignon,Viviers and Tain L’hermitageon this 7-day cruise. Journey through the sparkling waterways of the Saone and Rhone River aboard the comfortable and intimate MS Van Gogh. Discover the Petite and Grande Camargue from the back of a …
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Saint Emilion views
$2,362
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Cruise through the Aquitaine Region from Bordeaux to Royan

7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Cyrano de Bergerac
  • Admire Bordeaux heritage
  • Visit the Monolithic church
  • Discover the famous Médoc region
  • Sail to Garonne and Gironde Rivers
Starts/ Ends in:
Bordeaux / Bordeaux
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This magnificent itinerary will take you to the heart of Southwestern France, well known for its idyllic landscapes, famous wines, historical monuments, and emblematic sites. What better way to explore this part of French paradise than through longstanding maritime cities and an unequivocal art of …
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A village overlooks the rocky mountains of Europe
$2,095
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Scenery of the Rhône Valley

Lyon Roundtrip - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Camargue
  • Visit the incredible City of Popes
  • Discover Camargue's natural beauty
  • Enjoy Les Baux-de-Provence
  • Explore the Ardèche Gorges
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Fall in love with France on this exclusive 6-day cruise along the Rhône River, an important and signifcant waterway. One of the major rivers of Europe, the Rhônebegins in Switzerland, passes through Lake Geneva, and runs through southeastern France befory emptying into the …
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Colosseum in Rome, Italy
$1,100
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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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Explore historic Bonifacio atop the cliffs of Corsica
$4,599
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Civitavecchia (Rome) to Nice

8 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream I
  • Explore colorful Nice
  • Explore the unique St. Tropez
  • Walk around Monte Carlo's streets
  • Take a boat ride along Bonifacio
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Nice
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the fantastic landscapes of the French Riviera as you explore its fancy villas and famous vineyards. Enjoy medieval dwellings and breathtaking views of cliffs that drop off to the crystal-clear sea, making this one of the world's most beautiful and famous coastlines. Take a relaxing …
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