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6-Day Loire Valley Cruise

6-Day Loire Valley Cruise

From
€1,325 Per Person
 

Discover the beauty and charm of the Loire Valley region and its magnificent chateaux in this 6-day cruise.

  • Country / Region
    France / Loire Valley
  • Duration
    6 Days/5 Nights
From
€1,325 Per Person
 

Discover the beauty and charm of the Loire Valley region and its magnificent chateaux in this 6-day cruise.

  • Country / Region
    France / Loire Valley
  • Duration
    6 Days/5 Nights
Description 
  • Cruise Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Cabin accommodation (twin or double bed) with en-suite bathroomActivityActivity Excursions and admittance fees as per the itinerary TourTour Chateaux and historic monumentsCruiseCruise Cruise the Loire River and discover the region's famous chateaux.DrinksDrinks Unlimited complimentary onboard beveragesDrinks Drinks Welcome CocktailMealsMeals All meals on boardActivityActivity Visit the region's famous vineyards. Includes wine tastings. InclusionInclusion WiFi on board

Summary

Cruise the Loire River and discover France's rich history through its magnificent castles and beautiful landscape.


Inclusions

  • Unlimited complimentary onboard beverages
  • All meals on board
  • Farewell gala dinner
  • Free WiFi
  • Complimentary Samsung Galaxy tablet for guests' use
  • Shore excursions with wireless audio system
  • Port talk
  • Captain's welcome cocktail reception
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
  • On board professional entertainment & crew team show
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees

Exclusions

  • All drinks on the wine list as well as all drinks taken while on excursions or transfers, including Champagne ordered at the bar
  • Insurance cancellation/luggages
  • Optional excursions
  • Personal expenses

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Dates & Prices 

2018 Departures

Departure Date Arrival Date Ship Price per person
03/04/2018 08/04/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,325 Euros
20/04/2018 25/04/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,325 Euros
26/05/2018 31/05/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
07/06/2018 12/06/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
08/07/2018 13/07/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
18/07/2018 23/07/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
30/07/2018 04/08/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
04/08/2018 09/08/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
19/08/2018 24/08/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
24/08/2018 29/08/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
13/09/2018 18/09/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
05/10/2018 10/10/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,469 Euros
29/10/2018 03/11/2018 MS Loire Princesse From 1,325 Euros

Note: 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)

Itinerary 

Day 1, Nantes
Board in Nantes between 6 pm and 7 pm. Check into cabins. Welcome cocktail in the lounge bar and introduction to the crew. Optional cruise excursion along the Erdre, “the prettiest river in France” according to Francois I. Discover the history of this river and its many castles as you cruise along. 

Day 2, Nantes - Saint Nazaire
Optional excursions proposed:

  • Classic: Guided visit of Nantes and the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany.
  • Discovery: Nantes, the machines de l’ile, secret courtyards and covered passageways.

In the afternoon, optional excursion common for both packages : tour of Saint Nazaire, a town on the sea. Visit of Escal’Atlantic and the Saint Nazaire shipyard, one of the largest shipyards in Europe. (This excursion must be pre-booked in advance. Each passenger will be asked to produce a valid passport or identity card in order to gain access to the shipyard).

We rejoin the ship in Saint Nazaire, followed by an evening of music and dancing. Overnight stop. 

Day 3, Saint Nazaire - Ancenis
The vessel sets sail early this morning. The entire morning is spent cruising. We arrive in Ancenis in the early afternoon. Optional excursions proposed :

  • Classic: the Muscadet Wine Route and Clisson, a charming medieval town.
  • Discovery: Helicopter ride(3), the Loire from above. Leaving from Ancenis, experience an unforgettable flight over the Loire River.

Day 4, Ancenis - Bouchemaine - Angers(1)
Set sail for Bouchemaine(2). The entire morning is spent cruising. Optional excursions proposed :

  • Classic: visit of the town of Angers, capital of the Anjou region. You will visit the fortress from the 13th century and see the Apocalypse tapestry, which is the most important set of medieval tapestries still in existence in the world today.
  • Discovery: visit of Chateau de Brissac and the castle cellars with a wine tasting.

Evening of entertainment provided by the crew.

Day 5, Bouchemaine - Castles of Loire - Ancenis
Optional excursion common for both packages: The day is spent on an excursion to visit the Castles of the Loire Valley. We return on board at Ancenis.
Gala dinner on board followed by an evening of music and dancing. The ship sets sail during the evening for Nantes and continues through the night.

Day 6, Nantes
Disembark at 10:00 am. End of our journey.  

(1) Optional excursions. (2)Depending on docking availability, stopover in Bouchemaine may be replaced by Chalonnes-sur-Loire. In this event, order of excursions could be altered. (3)This excursion must be pre-booked in advance. Depending on availability and subject to favorable weather conditions.

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