France’s colourful south and magical north

The Rhône and Saône take you right into the delightful landscapes of southern France, revealing ancient cities such as Lyon, Arles and Avignon, as well as natural, light-flooded scenery. Wild horses and flamingos will put a smile on your face in the Camargue. In the sunny climate of this countryside, where Beaujolais and Côtes du Rhône grapes ripen, you will feel the laissez-faire of the French way of life. 

Departure Dates

2021 - MS Bijou Du Rhone
21 July
08, 15 September
13 October

Departure Dates

2022 - MS Bijou Du Rhone
23, 30 March
13 April
04, 25 May
15 June
06, 27 July
17  August
07, 21 September
12, 26 October

Picturesque Provence & Ardeche

Lyon - Chalon - Arles - Lyon (8 days)

In this cruise you will explore the colourful countryside in the south of France and the beauty of its historical cities, including the famous Ardèche Gorge before continuing into Provence and the Camargue, where the incomparable atmosphere inspired van Gogh. From Lyon, the cruise heads north on the Saône to Chalon-sur-Saône, with an excursion option to Burgundy, and then on the Rhône towards the Mediterranean Sea. Learn why the Romans felt so at home in Mâcon and Arles, then see the great buildings of Avignon, such as the papal palace.

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