Rendez-vous early in the afternoon in Lyon (in front of the "Brasserie Georges"). Departure by coach to Avignon. Boarding in Avignon at 6.00pm. Settling into your cabin. Meeting in the lounge for the welcome cocktail. Presentation of the crew. Dinner and entertainment on board. Overnight stopover.
Breakfast on board. Morning devoted to the optional tour of Avignon, in the course of which you will discover the “palais des Papes” and the famous Pont d’Avignon. Back to the boat for lunch and departure for Port Saint Louis. Afternoon cruising. We will pass Arles and reach Port Saint Louis around 6.00pm. Dinner and gala evening.
Breakfast on board. Departure for the optional excursion in the Camargue. An immense exceptional plain where sea, wetlands and pools are inhabited by an extraordinary variety of water fowl. Here, bulls and horses live in a world which, along with the horsemen of the Camargue, are the soul of the country. Free time in the delightful village of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer. Back to the boat in Arles for lunch. In the afternoon, optional guided tour of Arles. The town has conserved its exceptional monumental heritage which is tantamount to an open air museum, as well as being a mecca for tourism and culture. Back on board. You will have time to get ready for the last dinner of the year. The New Year’s Eve dinner will be followed by dancing till dawn. Cruise to Avignon.
A copious brunch will be served in the restaurant between 9.00 and 12.00pm. Disembarkation and end of this wonderful New Year cruise. Return by coach to Lyon. End of our journey.
Optional additional night on board.
A full board offer including: dinner, accommodation and breakfast.
Avignon & the "palais des Papes"
The Camargue, wild and unspoilt
Arles and its exceptional heritage
New Year's Eve dinner with wine and a glass of Champagne
Coach transfers Lyon/Avignon/Lyon included.
Coach transfers return Lyon/Avignon/Lyon, the cruise on full board from dinner on the first day to brunch on the final day, accommodation in a double cabin with shower and toilet, the welcome cocktail, entertainment, the gala evening, port taxes, the assistance of our hostess on board, the New Year's Eve dinner with wine and a glass of Champagne, the insurance for medical repatriation.
The insurance, cancellation/luggages, drinks, the optional excursions (book and pay on board or at the travel agent), personal expenses.
Valid national identity card or passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are requested to consult their embassy or consulate