LMX – with croisieurope CRUISE: A TRIP TO ADMIRE THE BEAUTIFUL SCENERY OF THE PROVENCAL RHONE – 6 DAYS/5 NIGHTS
Departure from Lyon
Sailing from Lyon roundtrip aboard one of our 2 deck ships. Ships sailing this itinerary include Mistral or other similar vessels.
DAY 1: LYON
Boarding at 15.00. Settling into your cabin. Meet the crew during a welcome cocktail reception. Dinner and on-board entertainment. Our ship will cruise through the night.
DAY 2: AVIGNON - ARLES
The morning will be spent cruising. Optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of the “Palais des Papes”, set high on a rocky outcrop surrounded by the city walls.
DISCOVERY: You will leave by coach for the Pont du Gard, a true masterpiece of ancient architecture. We will hike along the aqueduct trail, a 3 km walk through the site with numerous viewing points. At the end of our trek, we will visit the museum.
We will be back on board for dinner and an evening of entertainment. Dinner and cruise to Arles.
DAY 3: ARLES - PORT SAINT LOUIS – MARTIGUES (1)
Optional excursions suggested:
CLASSIC: Excursion to the Camargue - an immense exceptional plain where the sea, wetlands and pools are inhabited by an extraordinary variety of water fowl.
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 will cross the Camargue Natural Park.
The afternoon will be spent cruising to Martigues. Enjoy some free time exploring the city before we set off once again to Avignon.
DAY 4: AVIGNON - VIVIERS - The Ardèche Gorges
Optional excursions suggested:
CLASSIC: Excursion to Les-Baux-de-Provence, undoubtedly one of the prettiest villages in France.
DISCOVERY: you will be taken by coach to the starting point of a hike in the Alpilles Mountains to the village of Baux-de-Provence. You will have a great view of the legendary village and the surrounding valley.
In the afternoon, optional excursion: A trip by coach through the Gorges de l’Ardèche.
Afterwards, we will be back on board and leave for Viviers. Overnight stopover
DAY 5: VIVIERS - TAIN L'HERMITAGE - The Vercors
Optional excursion: We will leave by coach towards Loriol-sur-Drôme, where you will visit a wine cellar and taste the famous Clairette de Die. We will then return on board.
Gala evening. Our ship will begin to cruise during the night.
DAY 6: TAIN L'HERMITAGE - LYON
Breakfast on board. Disembarkation around 9.00.
Note: For navigational reasons and passenger safety, the company and the captain reserve the right to modify the cruise itinerary if necessary.
(1) Depending on the availability of mooring points, the stop at Martigues may be replaced by a stop at Port Saint Louis du Rhône.
Price per passenger in double-occupancy cabin
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- Meals (breakfasts, lunches, dinners) from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day
- Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee
- Accommodation in double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
- On-board entertainment
- On-board host/hostess assistance
- Welcome cocktail
- Gala dinner
- Port taxes
- Free WIFI
- Optional excursions
- Champagne and wines on the wine list
- Drinks served during excursions or transfers
- Personal expenses