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Discover More optional tours available on our France itineraries

Pricing below is listed in U.S. dollars and is the price available when you book through your Travel Professional or our reservations department prior to leaving home.  If you purchase your Discover More optional tours once onboard the ship, pricing will be in Euros.

Benedictine Abbey of Cluny

 

Today one can hardly imagine that about 1,000 years ago, Cluny was the religious center of Europe.  Until the construction of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome was finished, the cloister of Cluny III was the largest church in Christianity. Visit the remains of the five naves of this stunning church and discover the fascinating way of life of the monks, up to 10,000 of which lived in the cloister of Cluny during the Middle Ages.  Duration - 3.5 hours

Includes: Coach transfer + local guide + entrance to the Abbey

Pricing for 2018: $65/ per person

Port: Macon

Itinerary this tour is available on 

Sensations of Southern France

Cannes & Grasse

 

Today your tour guide will take you to Cannes & Grasse. Cannes is home of one of the most exclusive and famous international film festivals in the world. Where as Grasse is a jewel of the Cote D'Azur. Duration - 7 hours

Includes: Coach transfer + local guide 

Note: Only available to guests on the Nice extension along with their Southern France river cruise.

Pricing for 2018: $75/ per person

Port: Nice

Itinerary this tour is available on 

Sensations of Southern France

Les Baux de Provence

Visit one of the most idyllic landscapes in the Rhone region and France's most picturesque villages, Les Baux de Provence. This excursion will give you the opportunity to appreciate the spectacular views from the Alpilles Mountains.  Duration - 3.5 hours

Includes: Coach transfer + local guide 

Note: THIS TOUR MUST BE PREBOOKED. Only available to guests on the Arles to Lyon itinerary.

Mobility Note: due to uneven surfaces along with uphill and downhill walking, the excursion is best enjoyed by those with an active fitness level.

Pricing for 2018: $50/ per person

Port: Arles

Itinerary this tour is available on 

Sensations of Southern France

Perouges

After only 45 minutes you will reach the loveliest town in France, the medieval town of Perouges. This town's history goes back to pre-Christian time and has been the backdrop for many filmmakers due to its uniqueness and beauty.  The townscape today is characterized by medieval buildings and cobble-stoned streets.  Handiwork and weaving are the main crafts here. Duration - 3.5 hours

Includes: Coach transfer + local guide

Note: Only available to guests on the Lyon to Arles itinerary.

Mobility Note: due to uneven surfaces along with uphill and downhill walking, the excursion is best enjoyed by those with an active fitness level.

Pricing for 2018: $50/ per person

Port: Lyon

Itinerary this tour is available on 

Sensations of Southern France

Pont Du Gard Aqueduct & Uzes

The structure that crosses the Rhone tributary Gardon is world famous: the perfectly preserved Pont du Gard. This three level Rome aqueduct is over 900 feet long and while used, over 2,000 years ago, it transported over 5 million gallons of water per day. After you will have a guided tour of the quaint town of Uzes. Duration - 4.5 hours

Includes: Coach transfer + local guide + entrance to Pont du Gard + museum + tour of Uzes

Pricing for 2018: $55/ per person

Port: Avignon

Itinerary this tour is available on 

Sensations of Southern France

Taste of Paris

Join a local guide and visit a local farmer's market, where you will have the opportunity to shop and taste the region's best and unique ingredients. Duration - 2 hours

Includes: Local guide + tasting

Note: Only available to guests on the Paris extension along with their Southern France river cruise.

Pricing for 2018: $55/ per person

Port: Paris

Itinerary this tour is available on 

Sensations of Southern France

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