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Paris, Burgundy & a South of France Cruise (2017)

Connections European River Cruises: Elegant, boutique cruising on Europe's great rivers

Limited to 24 guests
Days: 11  |  From: $7,695


Stay in boutique hotels in Paris and Beaune; attend an exclusive, hands-on baking class at a boulangerie; and ply the Saône and Rhône rivers during a seven-night cruise through the south of France, disembarking for Connections-exclusive shore excursions, including a day trip to Sénanque and Arles.

A&K Advantages

  • Cruise the Saône and Rhône rivers, experiencing 11 days of exclusive Connections sightseeing in your private small-group vehicle, escorted by your own Resident Tour Director
  • Stay at intimate hotels in Paris and Beaune, carefully chosen for their central locations and historic splendor
  • Enjoy seven meals ashore that highlight authentic, local cuisine, including lunch at a Provençal farmhouse
  • Disembark for enlightening Connections-exclusive shore excursions, including a hands-on baking class at a Parisian boulangerie and a day trip to Sénanque and Arles
  • Enjoy lunch beneath the ancient Pont du Gard — where you marvel at the Roman aqueduct — and a tour of Avignon
  • Walk in the footsteps of Van Gogh, visiting the hospital where the artist admitted himself and painted his surroundings


Itinerary at a Glance

Paris, Burgundy & a South of France Cruise

Day 1: ARRIVE PARIS, FRANCE

Day 2: PARIS / Baking at a Boulangerie

Day 3: BEAUNE / Prelude to the Journey

Day 4: BEAUNE / Wine Capital of Burgundy

Day 5: MÂCON / Medieval Wonder

Day 6: CHALON-SUR-SAÔNE / Riverside Town

Day 7: LYON / Historic Old Quarter

Day 8: AVIGNON / Magnificent Palais des Papes

Day 9: SÉNANQUE & ARLES / An Exclusive Experience

Day 10: VIVIERS / Local Pastimes

Day 11: DEPART LYON

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