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Burgundy & Provence (Lyon to Avignon, 2020) - Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
8 days

Burgundy & Provence (Lyon to Avignon, 2020)

From Lyon to Avignon
Tour Operator:
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Ship capacity:
20
Age range:
16 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
146270
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$3,499
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US $2,390
+ $190 Port Charge
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Highlights

  • Enjoy the region’s incomparable wine and fine cuisine
  • Discover the medieval wonders of UNESCO riverbanks
  • Stroll the very streets of Arles made famous by Van Gogh
  • Kayak on the Gardon River underneath the Pont du Gard

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Lyon (Embark)
  2. Day 2: Mâcon (Beaune)
  3. Day 3: Lyon
  4. Day 4: Tournon (Tain-l’Hermitage)
  5. Day 5: Viviers
  6. Day 6: Avignon
  7. Day 7: Tarascon
  8. Day 8: Avignon (Disembark)
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Stateroom / Suite
7x nights

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Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection Ship

  • S.S. Catherine
    S.S. Catherine
    Like other vessels in Uniworld’s impressive luxury river cruise fleet, the 443 feet long S.S. Catherine combines meticulous craftsm… Read more
    Built
    2014
    Guests
    159
    Crew
    57
    Length
    443 ft
    Width
    37.5 ft
    Suites
    6
    Staterooms
    74
    Registry
    The Netherlands
    Electricity
    110/220 volts
    Draft
    5.7 ft

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    October 01, 2019
    I can't think of a better way to enjoy the gorgeous little towns of the Burgundy and Provence area. Our Uniworld ship the SS Catherine was superb. We walked into the stunning entry foyer on day 1 and straight away we could see we were in for something... Show more
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    Trip date: August 2019
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    September 23, 2019
    The most beautiful ship! I was just taken away with the beauty of the ship which looked like the destination itself. The ship has a swimming pool, two lounges, gorgeous cabins etc. Just wonderful. The itinerary was really wonderful and we loved... Show more
    Trip date: November 2018
  • A
    September 21, 2019
    Of all my Uniworld cruises, this itinerary is the best one by far! The S.S. Catherine is absolutely stunning, with a grand entrance that is like no other. That's what I love about Uniworld - not one ship in their fleet looks like the next. Makes the... Show more
    Trip date: July 2017
  • Burgundy & Provence (Lyon to Avignon, 2020) reviewer 4
    September 18, 2019
    My friends and I all had an amazing time on this cruise. This was my first River Cruse and I would highly recommend it to anyone who would enjoy exploring southern France. The staff, the food, and the ship was the best ever!
    Trip date: March 2016
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    September 13, 2019
    The Uniworld experience was second to none. From cooking classes offered in port, to intimate dining onboard and a wide variety of French cuisine to chose from - the food was definitely a highlight! I also was surprised by the wide variety of excursions... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2018
  • G
    June 17, 2019
    The hype: You deserve the best! Cruise Theme: Connoisseur Collection Explore the world of gourmet French cuisine with our Connoisseur Collection Program, which includes an assortment of culinary-inspired excursions and events, featuring visits... Show more
    Trip date: May 2019

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Burgundy & Provence (Lyon to Avignon, 2020)
From Lyon to Avignon
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FAQs

    • Do we visit any Unesco World Heritage sites on this Itinerary?

      Yes, we visit Unesco World Heritage sites including Van Gogh's inspiring city of Arles, Avignon with it's Palace of the Popes, Lyon and captivating Macon (Beaune)

    • Are there any wine-tastings available on this itinerary?

      There are a few different inspiring wine tastings available on this itinerary including a must-experience, regional wine-tasting option at the world-famous Chateauneuf-du-Pape.

    • What healthy exercise options are available on this itinerary?

      In addition to daily Yoga classes on the ship's outside top deck, there are also "Let's Go" opportunities to bike along the Lyon peninsula or hike (and taste) on the exclusive Tournon Hermitage vineyards hike with a wine-tasting tour

    • Is there an opportunity to have a local French Cooking Lesson? or for the more adventurous, how about a truffle-hunting experience in the village of Grignan?

      Yes, there is a delightful optional Masterpiece Collection - french-chef-in-the-making, to learn how to cook authentic, classic French Cuisine at Hotel La Mirande

    • We've heard that the cuisine on board is world class, please tell us more?

      Our Culinary Director for Uniworld is a certified master chef by the World's Association of Chefs with over 30 years of experience. Our cuisine is 5-star, farm-to-table specialities from the regions we visit, made from fresh ingredients, sourced from local destinations.

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      • For any tour departing before 24 May 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 24 May 2020, a minimum payment of $300 is required to confirm your booking with Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 125 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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