Cruise Ship
Offer ID: 1472352

7-night Flavors of Burgundy Cruise

from $3,849
Private Car & Guide
Optional Private Excursion
Destination Guide
Hotel Option
Lyon Destination Guide
Arrive
09/26/24
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Depart
09/26/24
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Board your ship in preparation for your 7-night Flavors of Burgundy cruise. (B,D),

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Lyon Destination Guide
Arrive
09/27/24
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Depart
09/27/24
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Discover dynamic Lyon, starting in Fourvière Hill, part of the city's historic region that is now a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to the 19th-century basilica Notre-Dame de Fourvière. Continue on to the old town of Lyon, followed by a guided walk through the St-Jean district, where you will be introduced to the city's unique covered walkways, known as "traboules". Or get active a guided bike tour through the city designed with cyclists in mind. If you're a self-described foodie, a Les Halles Market tasting tour is for you, during which you'll have a chance to taste some of Lyon's local delights. Later in the day, enjoy a tasting of Beaujolais wines. During the evening, enjoy a special Illuminations cruise — a highlight of your river cruise. (B,L,D),

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Macon
Arrive
09/28/24
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Depart
09/28/24
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Join a guided tour through the "South Burgundy City" of Mâcon, learning about its local vineyards, museums, historical sites, and perhaps its famous son, the poet and minister Alphonse de Lamartine. Or venture somewhat off the beaten path to Cluny, known for its large abbey, and the nearby castle Berzé-le-Châtel, a well-preserved fortress perched on a rocky hill offering stunning views below. Return to the ship and enjoy a scenic cruise to Tournus. Or, instead, join a guided bike tour from Mâcon to Tournus or go wine tasting. (B,L,D),

A stroll along the quays of this sunny city reveals the natural beauty of the Saône river. See the Benedictine monastery of Cluny for a glimpse of the abbey’s former glory, view part of the Roman transept, the octagonal tower, the Chapelle de Bourbon and the monastery with its cloisters. Wine connoisseurs may journey to Mâconnais for a wine tasting at a local winery. Also see the rocks of Solutre, with the famous altar of Solutreen.

Tournus
Arrive
09/28/24
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Depart
09/28/24
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Join a guided tour through the "South Burgundy City" of Mâcon, learning about its local vineyards, museums, historical sites, and perhaps its famous son, the poet and minister Alphonse de Lamartine. Or venture somewhat off the beaten path to Cluny, known for its large abbey, and the nearby castle Berzé-le-Châtel, a well-preserved fortress perched on a rocky hill offering stunning views below. Return to the ship and enjoy a scenic cruise to Tournus. Or, instead, join a guided bike tour from Mâcon to Tournus or go wine tasting. (B,L,D),

The beauty of Burgundy with romantic castles, churches and royal palaces comes to life in this lovely city. See the cloister of St. Philibert and the medieval city of Beaune. Visit the famous Hôtel-Dieu, which houses Van der Weyden’s painting of the Last Judgment. Taste wine at a château in the vineyards.

Tournus
Arrive
09/29/24
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Depart
09/29/24
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Let your knowledgeable guide lead you through Tournus and to its magnificent Benedictine abbey of Saint Philibert. Or choose instead to visit the moated Château de Cormatin, which dates back to the early 17th century and features ornate apartments as well as a beautifully manicured garden. As an alternative, venture to the medieval village of Brancion with its preserved gateway, church and market hall. Later in the day, enjoy a scenic sailing to Chalon-sur-Saône, or learn about centuries old traditions while sampling the region's famous Chalonnaise wines. Alternatively, pedal from Tournus to Chalon-sur-Saône on an exhilarating guided bike tour. (B,L,D),

The beauty of Burgundy with romantic castles, churches and royal palaces comes to life in this lovely city. See the cloister of St. Philibert and the medieval city of Beaune. Visit the famous Hôtel-Dieu, which houses Van der Weyden’s painting of the Last Judgment. Taste wine at a château in the vineyards.

Chalon-Sur-Saone
Arrive
09/29/24
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Depart
09/29/24
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Let your knowledgeable guide lead you through Tournus and to its magnificent Benedictine abbey of Saint Philibert. Or choose instead to visit the moated Château de Cormatin, which dates back to the early 17th century and features ornate apartments as well as a beautifully manicured garden. As an alternative, venture to the medieval village of Brancion with its preserved gateway, church and market hall. Later in the day, enjoy a scenic sailing to Chalon-sur-Saône, or learn about centuries old traditions while sampling the region's famous Chalonnaise wines. Alternatively, pedal from Tournus to Chalon-sur-Saône on an exhilarating guided bike tour. (B,L,D),

This lovely town in the heart of Burgundy is a start for excursions to Dijon. Historic sights in Dijon include the crypt of St. Benigne, the Notre-Dame quarter and the Palais des Ducs which today houses the City Hall and the Fine Arts Museum.

Chalon-Sur-Saone
Arrive
09/30/24
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Depart
09/30/24
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Located in southern Burgundy at the heart of the Côte Chalonnaise wine region, Chalon-sur-Saône whispers the secrets of its medieval past which you will discover on your historic city tour. Or visit the storybook Château de Couches, a medieval fortress enveloped in idyllic hills and greenery that once served the Dukes of Burgundy. Later in the day, enjoy a scenic sailing to Seurre. Alternatively, visit Clos de Vougeot, a wall-enclosed vineyard and savor the flavors of the regional wines. (B,L,D),

This lovely town in the heart of Burgundy is a start for excursions to Dijon. Historic sights in Dijon include the crypt of St. Benigne, the Notre-Dame quarter and the Palais des Ducs which today houses the City Hall and the Fine Arts Museum.

Seurre
Arrive
09/30/24
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Depart
09/30/24
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Located in southern Burgundy at the heart of the Côte Chalonnaise wine region, Chalon-sur-Saône whispers the secrets of its medieval past which you will discover on your historic city tour. Or visit the storybook Château de Couches, a medieval fortress enveloped in idyllic hills and greenery that once served the Dukes of Burgundy. Later in the day, enjoy a scenic sailing to Seurre. Alternatively, visit Clos de Vougeot, a wall-enclosed vineyard and savor the flavors of the regional wines. (B,L,D),

A commune in eastern France, Seurre crosses the river south of Cote-d’Or and is located in the Saone Valley.

Seurre
Arrive
10/01/24
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Depart
10/01/24
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Visit the town of Beaune, a walled town nestled in the heart of Côte-d'Or vineyards where you'll stroll the cobblestone streets and take in such sights as the mosaic-tiled roof of the Hospices de Beaune, founded in the 15th century as a hospital for the less fortunate. In the afternoon, enjoy a scenic sailing or opt for a more active outing with a bike tour. (B,L,D),

A commune in eastern France, Seurre crosses the river south of Cote-d’Or and is located in the Saone Valley.

Beaune Destination Guide
Arrive
10/01/24
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Depart
10/01/24
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Visit the town of Beaune, a walled town nestled in the heart of Côte-d'Or vineyards where you'll stroll the cobblestone streets and take in such sights as the mosaic-tiled roof of the Hospices de Beaune, founded in the 15th century as a hospital for the less fortunate. In the afternoon, enjoy a scenic sailing or opt for a more active outing with a bike tour. (B,L,D),

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Dijon Destination Guide
Arrive
10/01/24
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Depart
10/01/24
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Visit the town of Beaune, a walled town nestled in the heart of Côte-d'Or vineyards where you'll stroll the cobblestone streets and take in such sights as the mosaic-tiled roof of the Hospices de Beaune, founded in the 15th century as a hospital for the less fortunate. In the afternoon, enjoy a scenic sailing or opt for a more active outing with a bike tour. (B,L,D),

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Dijon Destination Guide
Arrive
10/02/24
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Depart
10/02/24
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Famously known as the "Birthplace of Mustard", Dijon was the home to the four Dukes of Burgundy from 1364 to 1477. On a guided tour, explore Dijon's medieval center which overflows with art and cultural heritage, showcased within several spectacular museums. Alternatively, embark on a guided bike tour along the Saône River and witness captivating sites such as the lock controlling the river's access to the Rhone-Rhine Canal. Or choose to visit stunning regional châteaux. (B,L,D),

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Dijon Destination Guide
Arrive
10/03/24
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Depart
10/03/24
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Bid farewell to Dijon and prepare for your return flight home. (B),

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Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please confirm itinerary at time of booking.

Cruise Inclusions
    SPACIOUS STATEROOMS
    • 7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom (most with French balconies)
    • Computer for internet access
    • Entertainment-On-Demand in all staterooms featuring free high-speed internet access, movies, a music library and English language TV stations
    • Mini-Fridge, Desk and sitting area
    • Bottled water replenished daily
    AN ARRAY OF AMENITIES
    • Wellness Program with a dedicated Wellness Host leading various exercise classes as well as discussions on healthy eating and relaxation techniques, both on board and on shore.
    • Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs
    • Internet and Wi-Fi access
    • Sun deck whirlpool and walking track
    • Fitness room, massage services and hair salon
    • Main Lounge with panoramic views and bar
    • Daily entertainment including cultural performances
    AWARD-WINNING DINING
    • All onboard dining in a variety of venues
    • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients
    • The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant
    • Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Dinner, Captain's Cocktail and Gala Dinner
    • La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs exclusive dining experience
    • Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
    • Unlimited sparkling wine and fresh juice with breakfast
    • Sip & Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
    • Tapas, sandwiches, snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge
    A WORLD OF EXPLORATION
    • Immersive tours in every destination
    • Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options
    • Bike tours and hikes
    • Special Interest Tours
    • Knowledgeable guides
    • Personal headset for easy exploration
    • Airport transfers with purchase of air from AmaWaterways

Offer ID

1472352

Voyage Number

21929

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