Your Journey

Tour the Palace of the Popes, taste truffles and sample the finest Rhône vintages.

Includes

Table d’hôte meals and complimentary beverages

All excursions including exclusive use of onboard bicycles

Private guide

Return transfer from Paris

Itinerary

01

Avignon

Meet the crew on the barge for a champagne reception, as your glamorous journey begins.

In the evening, cruise the River Rhône to Roquemaure before savouring your first dinner aboard.

02

Avignon

Take a tour of the magnificent walled city of Avignon and the Palace of the Popes. Cruise to Viviers, a charming town where you can enjoy lovely views from the cathedral.

03

La Voulte

Drive through the countryside to the pretty town of Nyons. Here visit a local lavender producer and learn about this fragrant plant.

Have lunch in a delightful restaurant at Grignan. Later, visit a local truffle farm for a tour and a tasting.

In the afternoon, your cruise continues to La Voulte.

04

Tain l'Hermitage

Cruise to either Tain l'Hermitage or Tournon. Visit Chez Ferraton, a winery that is just a short stroll away, and enjoy an exclusive tasting session. The Ferraton family has produced some of the best Côtes du Rhône vintages for centuries.

05

Rhône Valley

Cruise along the delightful Rhône Valley south of Lyon. Enjoy the scenery as the magnificent vineyards of the Côtes Rôties and the Côtes du Rhône almost reach the river.

Take a walking tour of Vienne, a wonderful riverside Roman town. Return to Condrieu for a wine tasting, then spend a relaxed evening on board.

06

Lyon

Travel to the heart of Lyon and enjoy a guided walking tour. France's second city, Lyon is a cultural and gastronomic haven.

Take some free time to explore the sights and browse the chic boutiques. Back on board, enjoy a magnificent farewell gala dinner.

07

Lyon

Have breakfast on board before the crew bids you farewell and you disembark for your onward travel arrangements.