CRUISE

AT-A-GLANCE


Day 1 Port St. Louis (Embarkation): Onboard welcome reception

Day 2 Arles: Choice of guided sightseeing, visit the Roman Amphitheatre, or painting workshop; onboard lecture about wine

Day 3 Avignon: Guided sightseeing, visit Palace of the Popes; guided tour to Châteauneuf du Pape

Day 4 Viviers: Guided walk, visit the Old Town and the cathedral; onboard food and wine pairing dinner

Day 5 Tournon-Vienne: Guided walk in Tournon; onboard chocolate and wine tasting; guided walk in Vienne

Day 6 Lyon: Guided sightseeing; picture stop on Fourvière Hill; guided tour to Beaujolais

Day 7 St. Jean de Losne: Chardonnay excursion; onboard cheese and wine tasting

Day 8 St. Jean de Losne (Disembarkation)-Beaune-Dijon-Paris: Visit the Hôtel-Dieu in Beaune; high-speed train from Dijon to Paris

Day 9 Paris: Choice of guided sightseeing or 'Heart of Paris' walking tour to see Paris' historic sights

Day 10 Paris-Venice, Italy: Flight to Venice

Day 11 Venice: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Mark's Square and Basilica, Doges' Palace and the Bridge of Sighs

Day 12 Venice: Full day at leisure

Day 13 Venice-Rome: Travel by high-speed train (First class) to Rome

Day 14 Rome: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Peter's Square and Basilica, Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Colosseum, Roman Forum

Day 15 Rome: Full day at leisure

Day 16 Rome: Your vacation ends this morning
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Avalon Choice

Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. Plus, we offer independent exploration options and the use of our exclusive AvalonGO APP on most of our cruises. 

Below are 3 types of included shore excursions for you to experience.