BORDEAUXPAUILLACBLAYEBOURG or LIBOURNE(1)SAINT EMILIONBORDEAUX

The Bordeaux region offers an incredible range of attractions for those who appreciate fine food and wines.

DAY 1: BORDEAUX

Boarding at 6:00 p.m. in Bordeaux. Welcome cocktail and presentation of the crew.

DAY 2: BORDEAUX – PAUILLAC(1)

Early in the morning, cruise to Pauillac. We will head down the Garonne River and then join the Gironde River, passing Cazeau Island and Patiras Island before arriving in Pauillac.
Excursions proposed :
CLASSIC and DISCOVERY : Helicopter ride(2) : fly over the gorgeous Médoc. Experience a bird’s eye view of the numerous châteaux and famous vineyards that give the region its reputation. It’s a once in a lifetime experience ! (excursion proposed as a supplement for the classic package)
In the afternoon,
CLASSIC : excursion to visit the Medoc
DISCOVERY as a supplement : Medoc: biking, wine and cheese. With a tour guide, you’ll leave from the port on your bike to explore the vineyards and prestigious châteaux in Pauillac. Then, you will taste a lovely glass of grand cru and some regional cheeses served in a prestigious château in the heart of Pauillac.
Evening of entertainment.

DAY 3: PAUILLAC(1) – Gironde Estuary – BLAYE

Early in the morning, cruise to Blaye. Arriving in Blaye, this superb acropolis was the perfect look-out post to watch for invaders. The famous French military engineer Vauban built a citadel here, which is Blaye’s undisputed major attraction today.
Excursions proposed :
CLASSIC : excursion along the Corniche, or cliff route. Guided tour of the citadel. And finally a tasting of the famous Blaye “praslines.”
DISCOVERY as a supplement : Blaye and its underground monuments. After our tour, we’ll walk a few more feet to a local vineyard and taste some regional products with an excellent glass of wine.
Return on board. Evening of dancing.

DAY 4: BLAYE – LIBOURNE(1) – SAINT-EMILION

Start cruising towards Libourne.
Excursion common for both packages : Saint-Emilion. Return on board to Libourne. Gala dinner and evening.

DAY 5: LIBOURNE OR BOURG(1) – BORDEAUX

Cruising towards Bordeaux and arriving later in the morning. Disembark at 11.00 a.m. End of our services.

For an optimal organization of the cruise, the organization of excursions can be modified according to the tide.

Note to coach : coaches double floors are not allowed on many road in Gironde, including Libourne, Saint Emilion, Blaye.

 

NB: For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. The cruise schedule may vary according to tides and arrival times at ports of call may be subject to change. (1) Depending on the tide, stopover in Pauillac may be replaced by Cussac-Fort-Médoc and Libourne by Bourg. (2) This excursion must be pre-booked in advance.  Depending on availability and subject to favorable weather conditions.

Price per passenger in double-occupancy cabin on main deck. This price can vary according to departure date, cabin deck, ship category and/or single-occupancy (additional fees).For more information, please contact one of our agents by calling 1-800-374-3740  to reserve your cabin.

Business Class Airfare Add On’s From $2948

2017 departures

Availabilities
Departure date Arrival date Ship Anchors Price per person (in US $) Business Class Airfare Add On from NYC
04/01/2017 04/05/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,409  From $2948
04/10/2017 04/14/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,276  From $2948
04/13/2017 04/17/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,409  From $2948
04/25/2017 04/29/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,552  From $2948
05/04/2017 05/08/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,449  From $2948
05/07/2017 05/11/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,576  From $2948
05/16/2017 05/20/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,449  From $2948
05/19/2017 05/23/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,720  From $2948
05/28/2017 06/01/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,449  From $2948
05/31/2017 06/04/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,576  From $2948
06/09/2017 06/13/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,449  From $2948
06/12/2017 06/16/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,576  From $2948
06/21/2017 06/25/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,449  From $2948
07/03/2017 07/07/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,348 From $2948
07/06/2017 07/10/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,636 From $2948
07/18/2017 07/22/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,493  From $2948
07/30/2017 08/03/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,493 From $2948
08/08/2017 08/12/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,348  From $2948
08/11/2017 08/15/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,493  From $2948
08/20/2017 08/24/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,348  From $2948
08/23/2017 08/27/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,493  From $2948
09/01/2017 09/05/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,449  From $2948
09/28/2017 10/02/2017 MS Cyrano de Bergerac 5 From $1,740 From $2948
10/19/2017 10/23/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,276  From $2948
10/24/2017 10/28/2017 MS Princesse d’Aquitaine 4 From $1,276 From $2948
Reductions:
  • Child discount on cruise (2-9 years of age): – 20%
  • 3rd person discount in triple cabin: – 30%

All airfare is roundtrip business class based on NYC departures including taxes and carrier imposed fees and have a 7 day advance minimum ticketing date. Additional discounted business class airfare pricing also available from all major US departure cities.  All prices are subject to change without notice and are subject to availability.  Call us for terms and conditions, exclusion and inclusions for your exact sailing dates.

Including:

Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first day to breakfast on the final day – drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices, and coffee served by CroisiEurope during meals on board, drinks served at the bar (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list) – double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom – onboard entertainment – assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess – the excursions mentioned in the program – welcome cocktail – the gala dinner and evening – travel assistance and repatriation insurance – all port fees.

Excluding:

Drinks on the wine list, champagne at the bar, drinks served during excursions or transfers – cancellation and baggage insurance – personal expenses.

Formalities:

valid passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate. Please note: Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.

For more information, please contact one of our agents by calling 1-800-374-3740  to reserve your cabin.