8 Day Rhone Treasures - Arles to Lyon

APT River Cruise starting in Arles and finishing in Lyon

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on APT's 8 Day Rhone Treasures - Arles to Lyon. Discover a world of iconic cities, inspiring culture, wistful countryside and memorable cuisine. Travel through the lush green landscapes, atmospheric cities along the Rhône River.
Overview
Operator: APT
Type: River Cruise (Premium)
Duration: 8 Days
From: Arles to Lyon
Tour Code: EUPCR08
Reviews: Not Yet Reviewed
Visits: France
Our Price From:
$ 5,581
Per Person ($AU)
Save This Month:
$ 214
Per Person ($AU)
Day By Day
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1
Arrive, Arles, Embark Ship
Arrive in Arles and board your luxury river ship, where you will enjoy a Welcome Reception. Stay Seven Nights: An Aria River Ship (B/D)
2
Arles
After your sightseeing, tour Arles or explore at your leisure. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Tour the castle ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill. Alternatively, enjoy a hike in Camargue National Reserve see wonderful bird life, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.
3
Avignon
Visit Avignon's Palace of the Popes. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Travel to the Pont du Gard, take in a round of golf or enjoy a French language lesson on board your ship.
4
Viviers, Grignan
Join a truffle farmer and his dogs to head out in search of the rare delicacy. (B/L/D)

Signature Experiences:
  • Journey to Grignan Castle for a tour, followed by a Cocktail Reception where you'll enjoy a tasting of local delicacies.
5
Tournon, Vienne
Arrive in Tournon and choose your sightseeing. Later, cruise to Vienne. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Perhaps visit the stunning Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardeche Steam Train through the Ardeche mountains, or enjoy an onboard chocolate making demonstration.
6
Belleville, Beaujolais Region
In the Beaujolais region, select your sightseeing. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Perhaps visit a local farm before travelling to Chatillonsur-Chalaronne. Or visit the village of Oingt and head to a winery for a tour and tasting.
Signature Experiences:
  • This evening, indulge in a decadent gourmet feast at L'Abbaye de Collonges, a restaurant owned by renowned Michelin-starred chef, Paul Bocuse.
7
Lyon
Spend the day in Lyon. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • You may wish to take a city tour of Lyon, then learn all about the city's silk trade with a visit to a local silk workshop. Alternatively, enjoy a guided culinary walk, taking in Lyon's most famous fresh food market, or perhaps enjoy a guided bike ride.
8
Lyon, Disembark Ship, Geneva
Disembark your ship in Lyon and with a be transferred to the airport. (B)
1
Arrive Arles, Embark Ship
Be met on arrival and transfer to your ship. Stay Seven Nights: an Aria River Ship (D)
2
Arles
Following your chosen experience in Arles, join a guided tour. You also have the option to explore at leisure. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Tour the castle ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill. Alternatively, enjoy a hike in Camargue National Reserve to see wonderful birdlife, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.
3
Avignon
Get to know Avignon on your chosen activity today. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Pay a visit to the Palace of the Popes, which served as a fortress, church and residence to the Popes that once governed the Christian world. Alternatively, play a round of golf on a course with stunning views.
Signature Experiences:
  • This evening, travel to the Pont du Gard. Enjoy a guided tour and a tasting of local produce and wine, followed by a cocktail reception. Take in views of the ancient Roman aqueduct as you are entertained by local musicians.
4
Viviers
Personalise your time here thanks to a choice of activities. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Choose from a visit to a truffle farm. Alternatively, visit Garde-Adhémar and a family-owned nougat factory, or enjoy a French lesson on board your ship.
5
Tournon, Vienne
There are a number of activities on offer here today. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Hike up to Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardèche Steam Train, or enjoy an onboard chocolate demonstration. Continue cruising to Vienne.
Signature Experiences:
  • Tonight, dine at the exquisite L’Abbaye de Collonges.
6
Belleville, Beaujolais Region
The beauty of the region comes to light on today’s activities. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • In the Beaujolais region, perhaps visit a local farm or join in a bike ride through some stunning scenery. Another option is a visit to Oingt and a local winery.
7
Lyon
Explore Lyon with a wonderful selection of activities for you to choose from. (B/L/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Enjoy a tour of Lyon or perhaps embark on a culinary walk.
8
Deaprt Lyon
After breakfast, be transferred to the airport. (B)
APT Inclusions
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Sightseeing Highlights
  • Attend a private cocktail reception at Grignan Castle, a vision of Renaissance beauty amid Provence's lavender fields.
  • Enjoy a guided city tour, including the Sagrada Familia and Park Guell.
  • Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon.
River Cruise Inclusions
  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 10 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in eight locations
  • Expert APT Tour and Cruise Directors
  • Room service and complimentary laundry for select suites
Included Meals
  • Includes 20 meals - 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners
  • Complimentary beverages served at your discretion on board*
Accommodation
Trip Notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices include transfers, port charges, gratuities and sundries
  • Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur
  • *Complimentary beverages exclude French Champagne, premium spirits and selected wines - these are available at an additional charge
  • Prices are for land/cruise only. Flights not included
Your Journey Highlights
  • At the Pont du Gard aqueduct, a cocktail reception has been arranged, complete with live music by local musicians.
  • Savour glorious French cuisine at Michelin-starred chef Paul Bocuse's L'Abbaye de Collonges restaurant in Lyon.
  • Take a tour of the walled city of Avignon and visit the iconic Palace of the Popes. Later travel to Pont du Gard.
River Cruise Inclusions
  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 8 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in 6 locations
  • Expert APT Cruise Director
  • Room service and complimentary laundry for select suites
Included Meals
  • A total of 20 included meals over the course of your tour
  • Complimentary beverages served on board your cruise*
Trip Notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices include transfers, port charges, gratuities and sundries
  • Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur
  • *Complimentary beverages exclude French Champagne, premium spirits and selected wines - these are available at an additional charge
  • Prices are for cruise only. Flights not included
APT
APT Reviews: (262)
Cruises on Sale: 281
Budget: Luxury & Premium
Airport Transfers: Included
Types: Tours, River Cruises & Small Ship Cruises
Average Age: 45-60+ years
Destinations: Worldwide
MS AmaCello Deck Plans
Category E
Twin Window
Category D
Twin Window
Single
French Balcony
Category C
French Balcony
Category B
French Balcony
Category B+
French Balcony
Category A
French Balcony
Category A+
French Balcony
Owners Suite
French Balcony
Ship Profile
Piano Deck
Cello Deck
Violin Deck
Sun Deck
MS AmaCello Cabin Types
Category E & D Twin Window Suite
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Category E & D Twin Window Suite

  • 170 sq ft - 15.8 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Category C & B French Balcony
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Category C, B & B+ French Balcony

  • 170 sq ft - 15.8 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Category A French Balcony
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Category A French Balcony

  • 170 sq ft - 15.8 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Single
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Single, French Balcony

  • 140 sq ft - 13 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Owner's Suite
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Owner's Suite, French Balcony

  • 255 sq ft - 23.6 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
MS AmaCello Deck Plans
Category E
Twin Window
Category D
Twin Window
Single
French Balcony
Category C
French Balcony
Category B
French Balcony
Category B+
French Balcony
Category A
French Balcony
Category A+
French Balcony
Owners Suite
French Balcony
Ship Profile
Piano Deck
Cello Deck
Violin Deck
Sun Deck
MS AmaCello Cabin Types
Category E & D Twin Window Suite
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Category E & D Twin Window Suite

  • 170 sq ft - 15.8 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Category C & B French Balcony
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Category C, B & B+ French Balcony

  • 170 sq ft - 15.8 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Category A French Balcony
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Category A French Balcony

  • 170 sq ft - 15.8 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Single
View Cabin   View Cabin   View Cabin Layout

Single, French Balcony

  • 140 sq ft - 13 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Owner's Suite
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Owner's Suite, French Balcony

  • 255 sq ft - 23.6 sqm
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding with Egyptian linen, down pillows and duvet
  • Spacious bathrooms with multi-jet showerheads
  • In-room temperature control
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, safe and direct-dial telephone
  • Flat-screen TV that also works as a computer
  • Entertainment on Demand system providing complimentary TV, movies and music library
  • Complimentary internet and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily
  • Desk and chair
Prices & Dates
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Trip Starts Trip Ends Ship Retail Offer Save Our Price  
Thursday
16 Aug 2018
Thursday
23 Aug 2018
MS AmaCello

5,795

per person

214

per person

5,581

per person

Sold Out
Thursday
30 Aug 2018
Thursday
06 Sep 2018
MS AmaCello

5,795

per person

214

per person

5,581

per person

Enquire
Thursday
13 Sep 2018
Thursday
20 Sep 2018
MS AmaCello

5,795

per person

214

per person

5,581

per person

Sold Out
Thursday
27 Sep 2018
Thursday
04 Oct 2018
MS AmaCello

5,795

per person

214

per person

5,581

per person

Sold Out
Thursday
16 Aug 2018
Thursday
23 Aug 2018
MS AmaCello

8,445

per person

2,864

solo traveller

5,581

solo traveller

Sold Out
Thursday
30 Aug 2018
Thursday
06 Sep 2018
MS AmaCello

8,445

per person

2,864

solo traveller

5,581

solo traveller

Enquire
Thursday
13 Sep 2018
Thursday
20 Sep 2018
MS AmaCello

8,445

per person

2,864

solo traveller

5,581

solo traveller

Sold Out
Thursday
27 Sep 2018
Thursday
04 Oct 2018
MS AmaCello

8,445

per person

2,864

solo traveller

5,581

solo traveller

Sold Out
Thursday
09 May 2019
Thursday
16 May 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Enquire
Thursday
23 May 2019
Thursday
30 May 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Enquire
Thursday
20 Jun 2019
Thursday
27 Jun 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Enquire
Thursday
04 Jul 2019
Thursday
11 Jul 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Enquire
Thursday
18 Jul 2019
Thursday
25 Jul 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Enquire
Thursday
15 Aug 2019
Thursday
22 Aug 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Sold Out
Thursday
12 Sep 2019
Thursday
19 Sep 2019
MS AmaCello

5,595

per person

206

per person

5,389

per person

Sold Out
Thursday
15 Aug 2019
Thursday
22 Aug 2019
MS AmaCello

8,145

per person

308

solo traveller

7,837

solo traveller

Sold Out
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Exclusive Global Journeys Savings PLUS additional APT offers available on these departures, including Fly Offers, Air Credits or Additional Savings.
Pay no solo supplement on select itineraries, for all dates and cabins in 2018. Hurry, limited offer.
Note: Your Global Journeys consultant will check the availability of your departure date when you enquire. Additional savings may apply. We guarantee the lowest price in Australia. T&C’s apply.
Cabin Upgrades
Optional cabin upgrades. Upgrades priced per person.
MS AmaCello
Category EE  (Prices Shown) $ 0
Category D $ 200
Category C $ 1,700
Category B $ 1,900
Category B+ $ 2,100
Category A $ 2,300
Owners Suite $ 2,900
MS AmaCello
Category EE  (Prices Shown) $ 0
Category D $ 150
Category C $ 1,500
Category B $ 1,600
Category B+ $ 1,650
Category A $ 1,800

Note: Upgrade prices shown are per person. Upgrade prices can vary depending on the departure date & the month of travel. Your Global Journeys Cruise Consultant will confirm and include the upgrade price in your quote.
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