APT - Best of France

APT - Best of France

22 Day Best of France

Best of France

Days: 22

From: Arles to Bordeaux

Countries Visited: France

Code: eufc22

Code_ERC: eufc22

( Brochure Price: $ 15,790 pp )

Our Price: $15,001 pp

Fly Business Class for $3,995


1. Arrive Nice, Arles, Embark Ship
Be transferred to your first luxury river ship in Arles for your spectacular cruise along the Rhône River.

2. Arles
Before touring Arles, or exploring at your leisure, you’ll head out of the city on your preferred activity.

3. Avignon
The stunning city of Avignon is yours to explore with a choice of experiences.

4. Viviers
With your ship docked in Viviers for the day, embark on your preferred activity.

5. Tournon, Vienne
Glide into Tournon, where a selection of experiences await. Afterwards, continue to Vienne.

6. Belleville, Beaujolais Region
The beauty of the Beaujolais region is revealed on today’s excursions.

7. Lyon
Explore Lyon with a wonderful selection of activities for you to choose from.

8. Lyon, Disembark Ship, Paris
Disembark your ship and journey by high-speed train to Paris. On arrival, enjoy a glorious city tour followed by lunch. Later, transfer to your river ship.

9. Paris
Get to know Paris the way you prefer with a choice of activities. A special experience has been arranged for you tonight.

10. Vernon, Giverny
Dock in Vernon, and select from two experiences. Back on board, enjoy a Gala Dinner.

11. Le Havre, Honfleur
Dock in Le Havre, where you will disembark your ship to discover Honfleur, Normandy's most charming port town.

12. Caudebec-en-Caux
Arrive in the village of Caudebec-en-Caux and set out on your chosen experience.

13. Rouen
With your ship docked in the lovely town of Rouen today, disembark and select from three experiences.

14. Les Andelys
Once again, the day unfolds on your own terms thanks to a selection of activities on offer.

15. Paris, Disembark Ship, Bordeaux, Embark Ship
Disembark your ship in Paris and travel by train to Bordeaux. Here, step aboard your luxurious ship for the second half of your journey.

16. Cadillac
Your first stop in the Bordeaux region is Cadillac. Step ashore and embark on your chosen experience. Later on board your ship, enjoy a wonderful Gala Welcome Dinner.

17. Pauillac
Enjoy the scenery of Aquitaine's vineyards. Disembark your ship and journey through the famous Médoc wine region.

18. Blaye, Bourg
Discover the town of Blaye and take a walk around the 17th-century citadel, as well as its underground passages. Later, select your preferred activity.

19. Libourne, Saint-Émilion
In Saint-Émilion, head to the underground Monolithic Church, then enjoy some free time to explore. Tonight, an unforgettable experience awaits.

20. Libourne, Bordeaux
From Libourne, set out on your chosen activity. Enjoy the Captain’s Farewell Dinner as you cruise to Bordeaux this evening.

21. Bordeaux
Get to know Bordeaux on your selected experience today.

22. Disembark Ship, Depart Bordeaux
After breakfast, farewell your crew and disembark your ship, before being transferred to the airport.

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Cruise Highlights

Savour fine French cuisine, Dine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon. Dine at Palais Bénédictine, Attend a Bénédictine cocktail show and dinner during a private visit to historic Palais Bénédictine in Fécamp.. Château de Ferrand, Sample world-class wines and enjoy a private dinner at World Heritage-listed Château de Ferrand in Saint-Émilion..