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Rhone River Cruise in Lavender Bloom

From $2499 (was $4998)

12 Days

Includes all meals on cruise

Passport Required

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Fields of purple lavender as far as the eye can see! The sound of honeybees collecting nectar from the flowers. The sweet scent that surrounds you and permeates your clothes. The taste of a genuine estate-aged and bottled burgundy wine. If you seek the perfect river cruise and tour of France to delight all your senses, this is it.

Trip includes

  • 7-night river cruise: aboard A-ROSA's Stella

  • 3-Nights Hotel Accommodations: On land portion based on twin/double accommodations in moderate hotels

  • Meals & Beverages: All meals and most drinks while on the cruise, daily breakfast and select meals on land portion. Premium beverage package during the cruise includes unlimited beverages all day for soft drinks, water, juices, coffee/tea including specialty coffees and espresso drinks. Wine, Beer and mixed drinks by the glass. Few, select ultra premium beverage upgrades are excluded from the beverages package but may be purchased against surcharges.

    Note: (B, L, D) as noted at the end of itinerary text indicates meals included for that day. All meals on cruise are included.

  • Onboard Credit: Enjoy 100 Euro per person spending money to use on board the A-ROSA ship as you please for spa treatments, bike rentals or upgraded beverages. YMT guests will also receive 15% discount on all Spa treatments.

  • Sightseeing: Special events as listed. A full program of optional shore excursions will be available at extra cost.

  • Service: A professionally trained tour director who is knowledgeable on the local area and will provide you with a wealth of information. Their friendly service will make your trip a memorable experience.

  • Baggage Handling: To and from your hotel room and cruise ship cabin throughout your tour for one piece of checked baggage per person

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Trip highlights

  • Take in the scent of lavender season in Provence, France
  • Enjoy 2 nights in Paris and visit Versailles Palace
  • Travel south on the Rhône from Lyon all the way to the Mediterranean
  • Explore Medieval Roman sites in Arles and Avignon