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Bordeaux
$4,195
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Bordeaux Affair

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Diamond
  • Cruise on the Dordogne River
  • Marvel at the Citadel of Blaye
  • Experience Médoc wine region
  • Enjoy a wine tasting in Cadillac
Starts/ Ends in:
Bordeaux / Cadillac
Activities:
Cooking Class, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your relaxing cruise through Bordeaux. Sample Grand Cru Class wine, delight in a classical concert in Château Agassac or get lost in the wonder of medieval villages. Visit Saint-Emilion, Medoc & Cadillac to explore the enchanting castles & idyllic vistas of southwestern …
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Old buildings in Amsterdam
$1,330
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The Romantic Rhine Valley and Holland

Strasbourg to Amsterdam - 6 Day Itinerary aboard MS La Boheme
  • Join a train excursion of Rudesheim
  • Visit the famous Drosselgasse
  • Observe numerous European castles
  • Tour the canals of Amsterdam
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a historic journey through the Romantic Rhine Valley and experience the cultural and scenic diversity of Northern Europe. Board the MS La Boheme in Strasbourg and cruise toward Amsterdam, passing by numerous castles and making stops in Rudesheim, Cologne and Dusseldorf. Enjoy daily land …
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Cyclists crossing the Pont de Pierre, Bordeaux beside the Garonne River
$6,799
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Bordeaux to Lisbon

10 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream I
  • Explore Bordeaux, a UNESCO Site
  • Enjoy traditional Basque cuisine
  • Discover La Coruña
  • Visit the medieval King's Castle
Starts/ Ends in:
Bordeaux / Lisbon
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark inBordeaux for a10-day voyage boarding the SeaDream I.Take a journey to exercise your taste buds with exquisite chocolate from the Basque country. Chocolate was first introduced to France in Bayonne 400 years ago. Also, visit the fortified house of Borja, the House of the Aguila y la Parra, …
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The city of Bonifacio is built on stunning seaside cliffs along the riviera
$4,499
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Civitavecchia to Valletta

7 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream II
  • Explore the Vatican State
  • Admire beautiful Bonifacio
  • Walk around wonderful Naxos
  • Discover La Valletta
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Valletta
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the historical wonders of the Mediterranean on this 7-day small ship cruise sailing from Rome. Enjoy thepicturesque Corsica Coast with its houses perched upon cliffs like swallows’ nests, and perron stairs with views out over the turquoise sea. Discover Taormina, a stunning town in …
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The city of Bonifacio is built on stunning seaside cliffs along the riviera
$3,290
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Grand Voyage: Venice to Cannes

15 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Explore traditional Rovinj
  • Swim in Dubrovnik's waters
  • Admire the scenery of Corfu
  • Sail through the Strait of Messina
Starts/ Ends in:
Venice / Cannes
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 15-day sailing expedition between Italy and France offers the flexibility to do as you wish with your days and evenings. Experience light-hearted fun, informal elegance, and no rigid schedules. Participate in classes such as knot tying and navigation, relax on the deck and watch as the sun …
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Porto, Portugal Old Town
$3,240
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Treasures of Iberia’s Atlantic Coast

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Discover the beautiful ports
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Enjoy the Guggenheim Museum
  • Tour the Balenciaga Museum
Starts/ Ends in:
Nantes / Lisbon
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
During this 8-day cruise from Nantes, France to Lisbon, Portugal you will discoveropulent-looking buildings and small streets that are ideal for strolling. Stop inBilbao,not far from the La Rioja winemaking region, whose reputation goes before it andSantiago de Compostela,anunmissable pilgrimage …
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Beautiful Positano on Italy's Amalfi coast
$4,599
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Round-trip Civitavecchia

8 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream II
  • Enjoy Bonifacio's coastline
  • Discover the Guardia Lighthouse
  • Take an Italian cooking class
  • Explore Capri's tiny coves
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this unique adventure sailing through the Mediterranean and discovering all the wonders this magical region has to offer. Visit Pompeii and walk through streets rutted by chariot tracks, past the ancient forum, the homes of the wealthy, and the shops of the common man. Marvel at the remarkable …
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Explore historic Bonifacio atop the cliffs of Corsica
$3,999
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Round-trip Civitavecchia

8 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream I
  • Enjoy Bonifacio's coastline
  • Discover the Guardia Lighthouse
  • Take an Italian cooking class
  • Explore Capri's tiny coves
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail through the Mediterranean and discovering all the wonders this magical region has to offer. Visit Pompeii and walk through streets rutted by chariot tracks, past the ancient forum, the homes of the wealthy, and the shops of the common man. Marvel at the remarkable ruins and the story they tell …
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Relax on the sunny shores of Sardinia
$5,160
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Naples to Civitavecchia (Rome)

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud Spirit
  • Enjoy the views in Sardinia
  • Visit the birthplace of Columbus
  • Explore spectacular Bonifacio
  • Discover Rome's deepwater port
Starts/ Ends in:
Naples / Rome
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on an 8-day voyage from Naples to Civitavecchia aboard the Sea Cloud Spirit. Relax and experience Italian and French culture, learn about their history, and try their authentic dishes. Discover historic buildings and magnificent landscapes throughout the cruise. Starting in Naples and ending …
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View from the harbour of Basel, Switzerland
$3,099
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The Enchanting Rhine - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amakristina
  • Enjoy wine discussions and tastings
  • Join a scenic tour of Amsterdam
  • Explore the town of Rüdesheim
  • Take a panoramic tour of Strasbourg
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the MS Amakristina for an exciting European cruise on the romantic Rhine river. Your voyage will take you through a tour of the house where Anne Frank once lived in hiding, and the legendary canals of Amsterdam. Visit Cologne and its majestic Gothic cathedral, then relax on board as you …
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View of Strasbourg city
$2,799
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Medieval Treasures - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amadante
  • Explore “La Petite France”
  • Discover Speyer's Cathedral
  • Taste Romerberg's culinary delights
  • Enjoy historical Miltenberg
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the romantic spirit of the Rhine and peaceful Main Rivers. Marvel at some of Europe’s grandest Baroque jewels at the Würzburg Residenz. Visit one of Mark Twain’s favorite cities, Heidelberg, and meander through Miltenberg, with its half-timbered houses that lean …
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Ruins of the fort of Ibiza
$3,210
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Grand Voyage: Spain, Morocco, and Portugal

Cannes to Lisbon - 13 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Admire Bonifacio's natural beauty
  • Explore luxurious Ibiza
  • Discover charming Motril
  • Enjoy Malaga's unique architecture
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the charm of the Mediterranean on this unique sailing voyage aboard the Royal Clipper. Visit Puerto Banus, a beautiful Mediterranean playground of white-washed buildings and a marina filled with yachts. The marina was developed in 1970 and over the past four decades has become adored by …
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Cannes at sunset
$3,150
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Grand Voyage: Corsica, Balearic & Morocco

13 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Visit charming Tangier
  • Admire Bonifacio's natural beauty
  • Explore luxurious Ibiza
  • Discover charming Motril
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Lisbon
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Set sail from Cannes, the glittering resort city in the south of France that has attracted notables and notorious for centuries. VisitBonifacio's almost land-locked harbor and wander through this bustling port town. Explore iconic Casablanca, full of intrigue and mystery long before Ingrid …
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The center of old Nice
$2,599
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Nice to Civitavecchia (Rome)

5 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream I
  • Explore Nice's seaside promenade
  • Visit picturesque Portofino
  • Walk in Napolean's footsteps
  • Taste famous Italian wine
Starts/ Ends in:
Nice / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the fantastic landscapes that the Mediterranean has to offer 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 …
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Wooden bridge over river in Lucerne
$4,659
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The Enchanting Rhine

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amakristina
  • Cruise the canals of Amsterdam
  • Explore Rüdesheim's Drosselgasse
  • Tour historic Speyer
  • See Strasbourg's La Petite Frace
  • Take a tour of medieval Lucerne
Activities:
Biking, River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a tour of Amsterdam’s legendary canals, lined with narrow buildings, cafes, and the house where Anne Frank once lived in hiding. Visit Cologne and its majestic Gothic cathedral, then relax on board as you cruise the stunning Rhine River Gorge, lined with ruins of medieval castles and …
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Amsterdam by night
$1,839
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Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley

Amsterdam to Strasbourg - 7 Day Itinerary aboard MS Symphonie
  • Discover Amsterdam
  • Cruise along the majestic Rhine
  • Visit Keukenhof floral gardens
  • Bike ride the De Hoge Veluwe
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Strasbourg
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Amsterdam to Strasbourg, we'll sail along the Rhine and discover the world's largest flower garden at the Hoge Veluwe Nature Park, not forgetting the Kröller Müller Museum, home to Van Gogh's second largest collection. Enjoy a perfectly combined cruise between nature and …
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Blue hour on the French coast
$19,370
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In the Wake of Captain Jean-Baptiste Charcot

15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Explore Greenland
  • Admire Jan Mayen natural beauty
  • Observe unique Arctic wildlife
  • Discover the Scoresby Sund
Starts/ Ends in:
Le Havre / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your expedition cruise in Le Havre, France, which has been the starting point for many historic polar expeditions. After passing the Rockall Rock, frequently battered by impressive waves, sail along the coast of theAlftanes Peninsula,in the south-west of Iceland. You will then reach the …
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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$7,598
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Romantic Rhine: Amsterdam to Basel

8 Day Itinerary aboard Crystal Bach
  • View the Germanic architecture
  • Discover innovative Mannheim
  • Explore “Large Island”
  • Visit charming Cologne Cathedral
Starts/ Ends in:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
Biking, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this amazing 8-day cruise from brilliant Amsterdam to fascinating Basel aboard the Crystal Bach. VisitStrasbourg, which is one of the world’s most photogenic towns;the quaint town of Germersheim, that is best known for its iconic Weissenburg Gate;Mannheim, wherethe “man-powered …
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