Rhone River Cruises

RHONE RIVER CRUISES

2022 & 2023 RIVER CRUISES

The River Rhône flows through one of France's most famous regions, Provence, famous for the most exquisite food which is best sampled at the many small local cafés and restaurants situated in villages and towns along the river. Not forgetting the stunning perfumed fields of lavender stretching as far as the eye can see, quite the picture postcard I am sure you will agree.

Popular for so many reasons not least its beauty and its food & wine, the River Rhône is flanked by medieval towns and French history. If you love France – you will surely be making a River Rhône cruise your first choice. There's over 300km of navigable and canalised Rhône river from the city of Lyon (River Saone) to Port St Louis on the Mediterranean, along with 12 locks which the French call ecluses.

Avignon
Lyon

 

Highlights of a Rhône river cruise include, Burgundy; learn about and then sample the famous and historical wine making techniques this region is renowned for. Lyon; a UNESCO World Heritage site. Here the Basilica of Notre Dam, the St Jean Cathedral and the Palace of Justice are all popular points of interest. Vienne; a town steeped in ancient Roman history. Tournon; a famous wine making region and producer of stunning red wines. Viviers; famous for its walks and Medieval & Renaissance architecture. Arles; another town famous for is Roman past including the still used – Les Arenes 20,000 seated arena. Avignon; made famous by the nursery rhyme – the Pont d'Avignon is an absolute must see on any visit to Avignon.

View our best Rhône river cruise offers by using the search facility below! Our team of UK based river cruise experts are available from 9am to 9pm, 7 days a week, to help plan your river cruise holiday! Recently awarded the UK & Ireland's NUMBER ONE River Cruise Agency, you can trust our 4th generation, family business to look after you! All of our holidays are protected by ABTA & ATOL for financial protection and 100% peace of mind. We are also proud to boast the 5* Platinum Feefo Trusted Service Award for our customer care, both before and after booking! Read more about our award-winning company here and we look forward to speaking with you soon!

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