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Overview Essence of Burgundy & Provence
CRUISE YEAR
CRUISE FROM : Chalon-sur-Saône to Arles
Indulge in French flavors on a palate-pleasing itinerary that highlights the essence of France’s Burgundy and Provence. Uncover the Roman history of Chalon-sur Saône and delight in charming Tournus with its towering Romanesque abbey and historic apothecary shop. Visit French châteaux from Burgundy to Provence, taste your way through the French culinary capital of Lyon and visit the Papal Palace in Avignon. While you’ll get more than a taste of Burgundy and Provence during this itinerary, the essence of these destinations will linger on your palate – and in your heart – for a lifetime!
COUNTRIES: France
RIVERS: Rhone, Saone

Essence of Burgundy & Provence At A Glance

On our river cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours. In many cases, you will have a choice of excursions, such as standard tours, bike tours, hikes and Special Interest Tours. We always include a large variety of activities so that you can choose how you want to explore. No matter your preference, your days will be full of discovery and wonder.
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In order to best protect the health and safety of our guests, crew, guides and the local communities we visit, and to ensure compliance with local and international regulations, excursion details and offerings are subject to change at any time. For the most up to date information before you depart, please refer to your Online Cruise Check-in.

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