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Set Sail on 28 March 2023
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Discover London, Paris and the Grand Waterways of France

20 Day Fly, Stay & Luxury River Cruise Discovery with $4000 Bonus Value including City Stays, Scenic Rail Journey & More

  • Low Deposit $799pp*
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | 28 March 2023

Set Sail on 28 March 2023

Discover London, Paris and the Grand Waterways of France

20 Day Fly, Stay & Luxury River Cruise Discovery with $4000 Bonus Value including City Stays, Scenic Rail Journey & More

  • Low Deposit $799pp*
  • $4000 Bonus Value
  • Sail | 28 March 2023

Package Inclusions

Flights to London, Returning from Marseille.

Bonus 3 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the City of London
Bonus Eurostar Rail Journey from London to Paris

Bonus 2 Night hotel stay to Discover the City of Paris

15 Day Relaxed Luxury River Cruise from Paris to Port Saint Louis
onboard Avalon Waterways in a Spacious Deluxe Stateroom

Gourmet Onboard Dining with Seasonal & Locally Sourced A la Carte Menus
Regional Wine & Beer with Lunch & Dinner
Specialty Onboard Entertainment
Complimentary Wifi Onboard
Daily On Shore Excursions with Expert Guides
Onboard Port Taxes & Charges
Bonus Onboard Gratuities (valued at $698)

Your Itinerary

Itinerary Map
Itinerary Map
 
London, England

Welcome to London, the vibrant capital of the United Kingdom. A hub for lovers of history, fashion, food and art, London hosts an eclectic mix of old and new. No trip is complete without visiting the city’s treasures, enjoying a show on the West End and tucking into a pub meal.

 
Paris, France

Travel to Paris by rail and explore the city of light and the global centre of art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Famed for its 19th-century architecture, Paris is home to some of the most formidable and renowned structures in the world, including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe and the Notre-Dame Cathedral.

 
Paris, France

Embark your river cruise today.

 
Vernon, France

Welcome to Vernon, a magnet for art and culture lovers. Take the short trip to Giverny, where you can visit the house and garden of Claude Monet. The stunningly lush gardens look straight out of an impressionist painting, and it is here that you can explore the enchanting lily pond that inspired one of his most valuable works.

 
Caudebec-en-Caux, France

Welcome to Caudebec-en-Caux, located on the banks of the beautiful Seine. Once you’ve strolled along the scenic riverbanks, be sure to check out the town’s historical centre, where you will discover the region’s gothic style architecture, some dating back to the 12th century.

 
Normandy

Take a full day excursion from Caudebec to the historic Normandy Beaches, site of the WWII landing.   Includes visits to Omaha Beach, the Pointe du Hoc Monument and the military cemetery.

 
Rouen, France

Welcome to Rouen, the capital of Normandy. This port city, ever important in the Roman era and Middle Ages, is home to gothic churches, cobblestoned streets lined with medieval half-timbered houses and the striking spires of the Cathédrale Notre-Dame.

 
Conflans, France

Welcome to Conflans! This quaint township is just 30 minutes away from the bustling city of Paris; however, it feels like another world entirely. Don’t miss the Musee de la Batellerie, where you can learn about the history of France’s inland waterways, canals and locks. Afterwards, take a stroll through the carefully manicured lawns that surround the property.

 
Paris, France

Enjoy an overnight stay onboard in Paris tonight.

 
Dijon - Beaune - St. Jean De Losne

Enjoy a high speed rail journey from Paris to Dijon & then continue by coach to Beaune. This afternoon continue on to embark your Avalon Waterways suite ship in St. Jean De Losne.

 
Mâcon, France

Welcome to Macon, located in the Burgundy region of east-central France. Home to art, history and unique architecture, highlights include former 17th-century convent Musée des Ursulines, centuries-old house La Maison de Bois and Église Saint-Pierre, a Romanesque church.

 
Lyon, France

Welcome to Lyon, where the Rhone and Saone rivers meet. As you explore the Old Town with its maze of medieval alleyways, be sure to take in the countless lively cafes, monuments and the prized Place des Terreaux.

 
Tournon, France

Welcome to Tournon, one of France’s oldest medieval cities. A visit to this commune will leave you feeling as though you’ve journeyed back in time. During your stay, make sure to explore the town’s 16th-century castle and the Roman ruins tucked between the Rhone and the granite slips of the Hermitage.

 
Avignon, France

Welcome to Avignon. Known as ‘The City of Popes’, this enchanting, town is bursting with history, music and art. Discover the monumental palace, once the seat of seven popes, explore the cellars of Chateauneuf-eu-Pape to taste this world-famous wine.

 
Arles, France

Welcome to Arles. The remarkable colours and light of this stunning Provincial city have inspired countless generations of artists. Take a tour of the city’s spectacular Roman Ruins, or simply enjoy a glass of French wine at the Le Café Van Gogh.

 
Port St Louis, France

Disembark in Port St Louis, a haven of relaxation and adventure in the South of France. You will be transferred to Marseille Airport as you fly home today or ask us about our flexible flights and extend your stay.

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Important Info

Upgrade to a Panorama Suite with Open Air Balcony from only $1,999 pp

Set sail on 28 March 2023

Alternate Sail Date 15 August 2023 + $999 pp*

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Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.
Pricing is subject to change until the reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability.
Surcharges may apply. Flights are based on economy class unless otherwise stated, may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.
Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur.
*Flexible Booking Conditions: At any time prior to the due date of your second deposit, you have the option to
1. Change your departure dates OR
2. Cancel your booking, in which case My Cruises will hold all funds paid in the form of credit; which can be used for a future booking with My Cruises.
Changes made after the second deposit payment are subject to standard cancellation terms & conditions. Departure date changes are subject to availability & blackout dates. No refund will be given if you are not able to change your departure date as a result of alternate dates not being available.
Your My Cruises Specialist will provide further details at the time of booking.
Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day-by-day basis.
Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
Please note – onboard benefits valued have been converted into Australian Dollars from the onboard currency. Details of the onboard currency can be provided by your consultant at the time of enquiry.
Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
These fares/prices may change due to the availability or currency fluctuations.
Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.
Please note that a majority of US-based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival, and are in addition to our advertised package.
Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size, or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.
All passports, vaccinations, and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.
Please check Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.
China, Russia, India, Canada, and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.
For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.
** Low Deposit Policy
A second deposit (part payment) will be required/date & amount will be supplied by the consultant at the time of booking.

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