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2018 2019

A trip to admire the beautiful scenery of the Rhône valley (port-to-port cruise)

6 Days - LMX_PP
# Description

Cruise

LYON - ARLES - PORT-SAINT-LOUIS - MARTIGUES(1) - AVIGNON - VIVIERS - TAIN L'HERMITAGE - LYON

Discover the  authentic Provence combining style and refinement. Throughout this cruise, you will be able to admire the beautiful Rhone landscapes. Discover Les Baux de Provence, one of the most beautiful, majestic and exotic villages in France, and plunge into the heart of an extraordinary setting whose charm and fragrance will captivate you. Visit the Alpilles where nature and authentic traditions have been carefully preserved.

Croisi +
All inclusive on board

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • A cruise to admire the Provence and the beautiful scenery of the Rhône valley
  • Optional excursions:
    • Les Baux-de-Provence: jewel of the Alpilles and one of the "most beautiful villages in France"
    • Arles and its vestiges of the Roman Empire
    • The Camargue: wild and unique
    • The Pont du Gard, architectural masterpiece
    • The Ardèche Gorges, the most beautiful canyon in Europe
    • The Vercors Plateau and its "hanging houses"

Cruise

Day 1

LYON

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 3:00 p.m. We'll spend the afternoon cruising. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner tonight will be following by an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise through the night.

Day 2

ARLES

This morning will be spent cruising. Join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Discover the Baux-de-Provence.
DISCOVERY: Hike in the Alpilles Mountains to the village of Baux-de-Provence.
In the evening, join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Arles, a highly cultural town enriched with vestiges from the Roman Empire.

Day 3

ARLES - PORT SAINT LOUIS - MARTIGUES(1)

Join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Discover the Camargue. We'll visit a "manade" (horse breeding farm) and learn about how a manadier works with the animals.
DISCOVERY: Safari in jeeps through the Camargue for an original immersion in the wilderness.
The afternoon will be spent cruising to Martigues. Enjoy some free time exploring the city on your own before we set off once again for Avignon.

Day 4

AVIGNON - VIVIERS, The Ardèche Gorges

Join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Avignon and the Papal Palace.
DISCOVERY: Hike along the Pont du Gard and visit to the museum.
In the afternoon, join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Tour of the Ardèche Gorges.
Our ship will cruise to Viviers.

Day 5

VIVIERS - TAIN L'HERMITAGE, The Vercors Plateau

This morning will be spent cruising. Join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Discover the Vercors and taste the famous Clairette de Die*. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening. Our ship will cruise to Lyon.

Day 6

LYON

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

Dates & Prices

START IN 2019
Departure 07/04/2019
Arrival 12/04/2019
Ship : MS Mistral Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 01/05/2019
Arrival 06/05/2019
Ship : MS Van Gogh Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 27/05/2019
Arrival 01/06/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 12/06/2019
Arrival 17/06/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 29/06/2019
Arrival 04/07/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/07/2019
Arrival 15/07/2019
Ship : MS Van Gogh Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 15/07/2019
Arrival 20/07/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 31/07/2019
Arrival 05/08/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 12/08/2019
Arrival 17/08/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 05/09/2019
Arrival 10/09/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 03/10/2019
Arrival 08/10/2019
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

Sales

  • Child discount (2-9 years) : - 20%
  • 3rd person discount in triple cabin : - 30%

Formalities

Valid national identity card or passport required. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate.

Included :
Not included

Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists) - double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom - assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess - welcome cocktail - gala dinner - onboard entertainment - travel assistance and repatriation insurance - all port fees.

Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - optional excursions (must be reserved and paid for on board or at travel agency) - cancellation and baggage insurance - transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points - personal expenses.

Shore Excursions

4 Shore excursions
Included in tour package   Arles Avignon and the Papal Palace The Camargue The Baux de Provence The Gorges de l'Ardèche The Vercors    
Price per pers. £ 236.00 Before departure £ 275.00 On board
Classic

Touring the Camargue and visiting a manade

Enjoy a panoramic guided tour of the Camargue. Sit back and admire the rivers, marshes, ponds, pink flamingoes, black bulls and the famous, indigenous Camargue horses. Discover the salt and rice fields that make the area so well known. We'll visi...

Duration 4h00

Avignon and the Pope's Palace

You will set out on foot for the guided tour of the old town of Avignon. With the Pope's Palace, classed as a world heritage site by UNESCO and a testimony to the city's past when it was known as the capital of Christianity back in the Middle-Ages, A...

Duration 3h00

Gorges de l'Ardèche

Set off on a panoramic tour by coach to the Ardeche Gorges, an area which abounds with wonderful dramatic and unspoilt natural scenery. Your breath will be taken away by the views of the mountain relief, with steep valleys, dense vegetation, the ever...

Duration 4h00

Excursion into the Vercors

Departure by coach from La Voulte towards Die. Carved out in limestone, the Vercors Regional Nature Park extends over 186,000 hectares between the Isère Valley to the North and the Diois to the South. Water has shaped deep gorges in the cliffs...

Duration 4h00
4 Shore excursions
Included in tour package   Hike along the pont du Gard and visit to the museum "Safari" in the Camargue Hike through the Alpilles mountains and village of Baux-de-Provence The Gorges de l'Ardèche The Vercors Arles...
Price per pers. £ 286.00 Before departure £ 334.00 On board
Discovery

''Safari'' in the Camargue

Far from the tourist traps, discover the Petite and Grande Camargue from the back of a jeep with local guides who will share their enthusiasm for this legendary area. You'll cross the Parc Naturel Régional de Camargue, a nationally designa...

Duration 4h00

Hike along the pont du Gard and visit to the museum

You'll leave by coach for the Pont du Gard, a true masterpiece of ancient architecture. Built as a three-level aqueduct, it carried water across the Gardon River. We'll hike along the aqueduct trail, a 2-mile walk through the site with numero...

Duration 4h00

Gorges de l'Ardèche

Set off on a panoramic tour by coach to the Ardeche Gorges, an area which abounds with wonderful dramatic and unspoilt natural scenery. Your breath will be taken away by the views of the mountain relief, with steep valleys, dense vegetation, the ever...

Duration 4h00

Excursion into the Vercors

Departure by coach from La Voulte towards Die. Carved out in limestone, the Vercors Regional Nature Park extends over 186,000 hectares between the Isère Valley to the North and the Diois to the South. Water has shaped deep gorges in the cliffs...

Duration 4h00

Avignon and the Pope's Palace

You will set out on foot for the guided tour of the old town of Avignon. With the Pope's Palace, classed as a world heritage site by UNESCO and a testimony to the city's past when it was known as the capital of Christianity back in the Middle-Ages, A...

Duration 3h00
Price per pers. £ 26.00 Before departure £ 29.00 On board

Touring the Camargue and visiting a manade

Enjoy a panoramic guided tour of the Camargue. Sit back and admire the rivers, marshes, ponds, pink flamingoes, black bulls and the famous, indigenous Camargue horses. Discover the salt and rice fields that make the area so well known. We'll visi...

Duration 4h00
Price per pers. £ 59.00 Before departure £ 65.00 On board

''Safari'' in the Camargue

Far from the tourist traps, discover the Petite and Grande Camargue from the back of a jeep with local guides who will share their enthusiasm for this legendary area. You'll cross the Parc Naturel Régional de Camargue, a nationally designa...

Duration 4h00
Price per pers. £ 86.00 Before departure £ 95.00 On board

Hike along the pont du Gard and visit to the museum

You'll leave by coach for the Pont du Gard, a true masterpiece of ancient architecture. Built as a three-level aqueduct, it carried water across the Gardon River. We'll hike along the aqueduct trail, a 2-mile walk through the site with numero...

Duration 4h00
Price per pers. £ 52.00 Before departure £ 58.00 On board

Gorges de l'Ardèche

Set off on a panoramic tour by coach to the Ardeche Gorges, an area which abounds with wonderful dramatic and unspoilt natural scenery. Your breath will be taken away by the views of the mountain relief, with steep valleys, dense vegetation, the ever...

Duration 4h00
Price per pers. £ 44.00 Before departure £ 49.00 On board

Excursion into the Vercors

Departure by coach from La Voulte towards Die. Carved out in limestone, the Vercors Regional Nature Park extends over 186,000 hectares between the Isère Valley to the North and the Diois to the South. Water has shaped deep gorges in the cliffs...

Duration 4h00
Price per pers. £ 58.00 Before departure £ 64.00 On board

Ships

Several ships available for this cruise

MS Mistral

STANDARD - 2 Decks

MS Van Gogh

PREMIUM - 2 Decks

MS Camargue

PREMIUM - 2 Decks

For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary.

(1) Depending on mooring availability, the stopover in Martigues could be replaced by a stopover in Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône.

*Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.

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