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The magic of provencal Rhône and the Camargue (5 Days)

Discover the beauty and rich history of Southern France aboard the Camargue. The ship was refurbished in 2006 and has just 76 cabins spread over 2 decks. The Camargue features a lounge bar with dance floor and a large dining room. It also boasts an inviting sun deck where you can soak up the sun and admire the passing scenery. ****Please note that this is a French-operated ship and that French will usually be the first language spoken on board.****





Embark the ship in Lyon.

Day 1: Lyon

Check in from 4pm and take some time to settle into your cabin as the ship sets sail to the South of France. Dinner tonight will be followed by an evening of entertainment. The ship will cruise through the night.

Day 2: Arles, The Camargue

Spend the morning cruising and admiring the passing scenery. Later you may join an optional excursion to discover the Camargue. Visit a "manade" (horse breeding farm) and learn about how a manadier works with the animals. Alternatively join an optional Discovery Safari jeep tour through the Camargue for an original immersion in the wilderness. After dinner, you may join an optional guided tour of Arles.

Day 3: Avignon - Viviers - The Ardèche Gorges

Today the ship will cruise towards the beautiful and historical town of Avignon. You may join an optional guided tour of Avignon and the Papal Palace. Alternatively join a discovery tour including a hike along the Pont du Gard and visit to the museum. In the afternoon an optional excursion is also available touring the Ardèche Gorges. Afterwards, return to ship and cruise towards Viviers.

Day 4: Viviers - Tain-l'Hermitage

This morning will be spent cruising. In the afternoon, join an optional excursion and discover the Vercors and taste the famous Clairette de Die. Return to the ship in Tain-l'Hermitage. Tonight is your gala evening and dinner. Cruise towards Lyon.

Day 5: Lyon

After your final breakfast aboard the ship you will disembark in Lyon.


Disembark the ship in Lyon.


  • 4 Nights' accommodation on board the Camargue
  • DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at onboard bar
  • Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Complimentary Samsung Galaxy Tablet for guests' use
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • **Please note that the dominant language is French, although all announcements are pre-recorded in English.


  • International transportation
  • Transfers to and from the ship
  • Beverages other than those listed above
  • Optional excursions (Optional guided tour of Versailles must be pre-booked, minimum of 35 people)
  • Visas
  • Personal insurance
  • Gratuities

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