HomeDestinationTreasures of Burgundy and Provence with Quinte West Chamber of Commerce
ABOUT THIS TRIP
Enjoy this uniquely beautiful cruise along the French rivers of Rhone and Saone. On this 08-day river cruise, you will experience picturesque villages, world famous wine producing regions, unforgettable landscapes in the regions of Provence and Burgundy, and be immersed in the impressive and historic cities, monuments and culture. Your cruise will make a round trip route from Lyon to Macon, where some of the world’s most expensive wines are made. Enjoy Chalon Sur Saone and Tournus and see the half-timbered houses and picturesque countryside landscapes. You will sail to Avignon, where its legacy can be seen in the massive Pope’s Palace. View the beauty of Arles, the town that inspired many of Van Gogh’s paintings. You can experience the magnificent Ardeche Gorge, a natural wonder in this region of southern France that has been carved out of limestone over time. Return to Lyon, the third largest city in France where you will disembark the cruise.